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Explore Clark Park in West Philly This June For Our Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Our Virtual Scavenger Hunt is coming to Clark Park for the very first time! Clark Park is located in West Philadelphia along Woodland, Baltimore, and Elmwood Avenues and was established in 1895. The park extends over nine acres and has its own friends group known as the Friends of Clark Park (FOCP) which was founded … Continue reading Explore Clark Park in West Philly This June For Our Virtual Scavenger Hunt

Norris Square in North Philadelphia

Feet First Philly Joins The Livable Communities 2020 Action Plan

Feet First Philly joins the Livable Communities 2020 Action Plan in asking for $31.3 Million in operating and capital funds to be restored or reallocated to the City’s budget. These resources support the findings of the Budget Community Engagement process, and prioritize three key areas, parks, housing, and cleaner and safer streets - including addressing … Continue reading Feet First Philly Joins The Livable Communities 2020 Action Plan

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Feet First Philly and Temple University Bring Back Walk Audit Certification For Second Semester

This spring Feet First Philly partnered with Temple University’s Office of Sustainability to bring a second walk audit certification to campus. Students who completed the introductory walk audit course were offered the opportunity to engage in a more focused qualitative walk audit concentrating on a single intersection instead of a corridor.  The  virtual walk audit … Continue reading Feet First Philly and Temple University Bring Back Walk Audit Certification For Second Semester

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Take Our Action And Tell The City To Fund Sidewalks In The Next Budget

Walking and rolling are a fundamental right and all Philadelphians deserve access to safe city sidewalks. Walking is the least expensive, most reliable, and most sustainable way to travel in Philadelphia. Sidewalks provide economic, mental, physical, and social benefits, and they must be in good repair to facilitate safe travel between neighborhoods and to access … Continue reading Take Our Action And Tell The City To Fund Sidewalks In The Next Budget

Feet First Philly Funds Seven Philadelphia Pedestrian Enhancement Projects In 2021

Clean Air Council and Feet First Philly, in partnership with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, are pleased to announce the recipients of our first pedestrian enhancement mini-grants. The chosen projects represent seven distinct neighborhoods located in historically marginalized communities. Each project will receive between $1,000-$2,000 to implement a public benefit project that addresses barriers … Continue reading Feet First Philly Funds Seven Philadelphia Pedestrian Enhancement Projects In 2021

Apply For Our Public Space Enhancement Mini-Grant

Do you know a public space that could use an enhancement? There is still time for you or your organization to submit an application for our mini-grant program and help fund a public space enhancement project in your community.  Grant awards ranging from $500 to $2000 will be given to groups and individuals whose proposals … Continue reading Apply For Our Public Space Enhancement Mini-Grant