ParkStories

ParkStories bring Philadelphia’s parks and recreation to life by chronicling personal and place-based narratives, images and news. These inspirational stories demonstrate the unique and powerful role of parks and recreation in the lives of people who live, work and visit in Philadelphia.

ParkStories Voices

The stories in this series demonstrate the unique and powerful role of parks and recreation in the lives of people who live, work and visit in Philadelphia. These enhanced podcasts feature voices from neighborhoods and parks all over Philadelphia. View ParkStories Voices Videos.

ParkStories Places

ParkStories Places is a series of articles, created by the Parks Alliance, that describe the current state of Philadelphia's parks. While many of our parks and recreation centers have made great progress and provide valuable resources and programming to the city's residents, they also face challenges caused by lack of adequate funds and maintenance. Read ParkStories Places Articles.


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