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It must finally be summer: City pools open starting Tuesday

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

This article has 61 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Baker (5433 Lansdowne Ave., 19131)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Ziehler (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th & Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th & Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th & Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th & Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

M.L. King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

C.B. Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Meyers (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo (2502 N. Howard St., 19133); pool opening may be delayed due to damage.

    It must finally be summer: City pools open starting Tuesday
    Mayor Jim Kenney and City Council have yet to pass a budget for 2019. There's more than $27 million missing from the city's primary bank account, and the firm hired to find out where the money ended up has its own issues worth looking into, according to one vocal councilman.
    https://whyy.org

2 hours ago

More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season

Penrose Playground (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Amos Playground (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

This article has 58 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest Recreation Center (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury Playground (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville Recreation Center (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee Cultural Center (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander Playground (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers Playground (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy Recreation Center (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare Recreation Center (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy Recreation Center (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase Recreation Center (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville Playground (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel Recreation Center (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties Recreation Center (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant Playground (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt Recreation Center (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar Playground (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate Cultural Center (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway Pool (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel Recreation Center (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Marian Anderson Recreation Center (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek Recreation Center (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick Recreation Center (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman Playground (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers Recreation Center (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln Pool (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young Recreation Center (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett Pool (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon Playground (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt Playground (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry Playground (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy Playground (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman Recreation Center (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs Playground (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing Recreation Center (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Ziehler Playground (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th & Olive Playground (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic Recreation Center (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Chew Playground (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock Playground (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman Recreation Center (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson Recreation Center (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin Playground (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th & Cambria Playground (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion Playground (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohocksink Recreation Center (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford Recreation Center (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

M.L. King Recreation Center (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek Playground (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Piccoli Playground (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shepard Recreation Center (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield Recreation Center (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

C.B. Moore Recreation Center (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore Playground (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

F.J. Myers Recreation Center (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh Recreation Center* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler Playground (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo Playground* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

    More Than 70 Philadelphia Pools Opening For Summer Season
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - It's the perfect time to cool down at local pools with temperatures soaring. Philadelphia Parks and Recreation announced the opening of 70-plus indoor and outdoor pools for the summer.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Here are this summer's opening dates for Philly public pools

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

This article has 60 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Ziehler (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

Martin Luther King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

Cecil B. Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Meyers (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

Waterloo* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

    Philly public pools: 2018 opening dates
    Happy summer, Philadelphia! The season officially begins next week, and with it, the opening of nearly six dozen city pools. Run by the Dept. of Parks and Recreation, the pools will open to the public at staggered dates. Things kick off on June 19 with the opening of Northeast Philly's Lawncrest pool, and continue with rolling launches for the following 10 days.
    https://billypenn.com

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Emma Pilker (BA 2018) interns at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

2001 North 13th Street

    Emma Pilker (BA 2018) interns at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
    Emma Pilker (BA, Art History, 2018) is working as an intern at the Philadelphia Museum of Art this summer on a Honekman Diversity Scholarship.
    https://tyler.temple.edu

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Elizabeth Duntemann to take residency at the Center for the Art and Architecture of Port Cities, Naples, Italy

2001 North 13th Street

    Elizabeth Duntemann to take residency at the Center for the Art and Architecture of Port Cities, Naples, Italy
    Elizabeth (PhD candidate, Art History) writes, "I am pleased to share that I have accepted a 9-month Research Residency at the Center for the Art and Architectural History of Port Cities/Centro per la
    https://tyler.temple.edu

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Elizabeth Duntemann offered a residency at the Center for the Art and Architecture of Port Cities, Naples, Italy

2001 North 13th Street

    Elizabeth Duntemann offered a residency at the Center for the Art and Architecture of Port Cities, Naples, Italy
    Elizabeth (PhD candidate, Art History) writes, "I have been offered a research residency at the Center for the Art and Architectural History of Port Cities, at La Capraia in Naples, as part of a colla
    https://tyler.temple.edu

4 days ago

Jordan Garlic (BA 2018) to be interning at the PMA

2001 North 13th Street

    Jordan Garlic (BA 2018) to be interning at the PMA
    Jordan Garlic, who earned her BA in Art History in Dec 2017, will be interning at the Philadelphia Museum of Art in the summer of 2018.  She is as well the recipient of the Diversity Fellows
    https://tyler.temple.edu

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    USE REDUCTION TO A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

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Brian Seymour to deliver the 4th Annual Violette de Mazia Lecture at the Barnes Foundation

2001 North 13th Street

    Brian Seymour to deliver the 4th Annual Violette de Mazia Lecture at the Barnes Foundation
    Brian Seymour (PhD, 2017) will be giving the lecture "Albert C. Barnes: A Philadelphia Story" as the 4th Annual Violette de Mazia Lecture at the Barnes Foundation, 2025 Ben Franklin Parkway, Philadelp
    https://tyler.temple.edu

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Mighty Writers added 2 new photos.

Pow! Zap! Boom! Longtime MW comic book workshop leader Alli Rose Katz working her magic at Mighty Writers in the Penrose Rec Center (11th & Susquehanna). #Mighty

    Mighty Writers
    Mighty Writers added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

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These kids have been members of Mighty Writer...

These kids have been members of Mighty Writers for less than three months! MW's indomitable TIERRA JONES leads this group of imaginary world travelers to spots all around the world at Penrose Recreation Center, 11th & Susquehanna. #Mighty

    Mighty Writers
    These kids have been members of Mighty Writers for less than three months! MW's indomitable TIERRA JONES leads this group of imaginary world travelers to spots all around the world at Penrose...
    https://www.facebook.com

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A Short History of the JFK-Market Bike Lanes

For the 2017 Park(ing) Day, the Bicycle Coalition staked out a space on JFK Boulevard, answering questions about what a protected bike lane would look like there.  

    Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
    The idea of putting in bike lanes on JFK and Market Streets began in 2009, when Center City District conducted a survey of property owners and managers on the two streets asking them how they could be enhanced. One of the findings was that building owners and managers wanted better access to bike parking, ...
    https://bicyclecoalition.org

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