Mayor Announces Three Upcoming Complete Street Projects

Mayor Kenney and Deputy Managing Director Michael Carroll applaud the approval by City Council of three Complete Streets projects that will increase safety for pedestrians, drivers, and bicyclists. The Race Street Safety Project at Franklin Square, the Torresdale
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Wawa Welcome America! Begins with Reading … and the Runway!

Wawa Welcome America! will begin today with the first installment of its popular Go 4th & Learn series of free, educational and interactive sessions for kids. The first Go 4th and Learn will be Go 4th & Learn About History, an outdoor event in kid-friendly Franklin (more...)

The Holidays at Franklin Square

Philadelphia’s history meets tradition when Santa Claus and Ben Franklin help to ring in the holidays during the annual Franklin Square Holiday Celebration. Franklin Square will now be open from 5-8 p.m. on weekends through New Year’s Eve. Enjoy hot chocolate and other treats as you officially ring in (more...)


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