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  • Meet the Team – Jim Fries

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members. If you see them out on the trails or in the parks, say hi!   Meet Jim! Jim has long served as the Riverfront North Partnership Project Manager,  managing the many trail, park and environmental projects…

  • Trail Tales

    TRAIL TALES: Meet some of the fine folks using the Riverfront North parks and trails! This week, meet Josh!   “I discovered Lardner’s Point Park when the quarantine started. Going to parks during the lockdown kind of got me back ‘into the real world again’ so that was helpful. Getting fresh air and getting outside…

  • Fall 2020 BioBlitz

    It’s time for the fall City Nature Challenge! We need YOUR help documenting the plants and animals along Riverfront North from September 25th (Friday) to September 28th (Monday), Why? Knowing what species are in our city and where they are helps us study and protect them, but the only way to do that is by…

  • Meet the Team!

    MEET THE TEAM! Each week we’ll be introducing you to one of our talented Riverfront North Partnership staff members. If you see them out on the trails or in the parks, say hi!   Meet Maida! Maida serves as the Riverfront North Partnership Development Coordinator, helping us apply for and organize our funding from grants….

  • Fun Fall Programming

    As we find ourselves spending more and more time outdoors this year, Riverfront North Partnership is excited to program a variety of activities that are safe and socially-distant, while still allowing you to experience all at the parks and trails have to offer. Whether you want to practice your yoga flow on the pier, learn…

  • Featured Sponsor

    This month we are excited to showcase Mom’s Organic Market as our featured sponsor. Thanks to support from Mom’s, Riverfront North Partnership is able to program a series of Yoga on the Pier classes taught by our partners at Roots2Rise. These classes happen on the beautiful grass pier every Wednesday night at Pennypack on the…

  • I Want To Ride My Bicycle!

    Have you gotten more into biking these past few months? Us too! It’s the perfect physically-distanced social activity that let’s you experience all the greenway has to offer. That’s why we’ve organized two unique bike trips in August. Will you join?                 BIKE N’ BIRD Tuesday – August…

  • August News

    Catch up on our latest newsletter. AUGUST 2020 RIVERFRONT NORTH PARTNERSHIP NEWSLETTER

  • Bridesburg FIT

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  • RIVERFRONT NORTH PARTNERSHIP AWARDED $1.4 MILLION DOLLARS FROM PENNDOT TO FUND NEW PARK IN BRIDESBURG

    Fundraising Now Complete for Phase One of New Riverfront Park   PHILADELPHIA (July 21st, 2020) Riverfront North Partnership was awarded 1.4-million-dollars from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Multimodal Transportation Fund, completing the fundraising needed for construction for Phase One of this new 10-acre park in Bridesburg. The park, conceived through a 2015 community engagement project, will be a beautiful addition to the Philadelphia parks system, as well as…