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    • Penn's Landing rendering, park looking east | Hargreaves Associates & redsquare

Kenney budget puts $90 million toward Penn's Landing park capping I-95

Funding for a large new waterfront park at Penn’s Landing will be tucked into Mayor Jim Kenney’s budget address this Thursday. The mayor plans to announce a $90 million city commitment…

    • Council to introduce waterfront setback ordinance at first meeting

Waterfront corporation goes 'mayor-proof', adds advocacy group to board

When the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation was formed in 2009, a year after Mayor Michael Nutter took office, the mission of the new agency was to help create and guide a…

    • Three conversations, two waterfronts, one river

Three conversations, two waterfronts, one river

As part of its behind the news event series, PlanPhilly hosted a two-hour Delaware River cruise that celebrated a historic treasure currently docked on our Central Delaware riverfront and the former…

Eyes on the Street

Sunset on the Delaware River [slideshow]

Milestone for the Delaware waterfront

By Thomas Corcoran Today, Philadelphians will take another step toward a more open, accessible Delaware River waterfront. Situated below the Ben Franklin Bridge, just north of Penn's Landing, the Race Street…

    • The front of Pier 9, a prospective site for future waterfront activity

Waterfront Corp. pleased with "heat island" of development near Race Street Pier

With Race Street Pier scheduled to open as a new park this spring, a plan to create a live arts venue with a restaurant in a former pumping station across the…

More waterfront projects to be announced tomorrow

Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, William Penn Foundation President Feather Houstoun, and Delaware River Waterfront Corporation President Tom Corcoran will tomorrow announce a new round of projects for the Delaware River waterfront.…

    • An aerial view of the future Race Street Pier

Groundbreaking takes place at Race Street Pier

The construction that will transform the now bare surface of Race Street Pier into a riverfront park began today.The ceremonial groundbreaking was scheduled on the same day that workers started…

    • This mostly paved upland area at Pier 53 will soon be a park

Pier 53 park to open in August

April 26, 2010By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyAn acre of ground at Pier 53 – a spot that is now mostly asphalt – will soon be a park with…

    • DRWC first annual meeting

DRWC has one year under its belt

First meeting of the Master Plan working group Having recently closed out its first year in existence, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation used its first annual meeting as a chance to…

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