Delaware Waterfront: Eliminating Stigmas and Creating Links

Delaware Waterfront: Eliminating Stigmas and Creating Links

The physical barriers that have separated the Delaware River waterfront from Center City have created a stigma that the two locations are not related. The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation is on a mission to break down that stigma and rejoin Philadelphia with its waterfront, both literally and culturally. “Our ultimate goal is to reconnect the […]

 

Delaware Waterfront: Spruce Street Harbor Park Opens to the Public

Delaware Waterfront: Spruce Street Harbor Park Opens to the Public

This summer, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation unveils the latest component of its master plan to revitalize and rebuild a stretch of the city largely unused in the recent past. Spruce Street Harbor Park had its grand opening to the public on Friday, June 27. Visitors began arriving at the front gates almost an hour […]

 

Waterfront: More Than Just A Trail

Waterfront: More Than Just A Trail

As the rough winter of 2013-2014 gives way to warmer weather, Philadelphians and tourists alike have slowly popped up along the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers like plant life getting its first glimpse of the sun after months stuck indoors or underground. To match the sense of anticipation and excitement circulating throughout the city, a number […]