Spotted: ‘Save Our Sycamore’ at Columbus Square

This episode of Spotted comes courtesy of a loyal reader. Like that friendly neighborhood tipster, if you see something, say something – in an email to punk@passyunkpost.com. Columbus Square has a $2.8 million redesign planned for 2017, but with those improvements, some beloved fixtures to the park may be removed. One of those

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Bring your pup to Columbus Square for a Dog Day Afternoon on Sunday

Whether you’re already a dog owner, or maybe you want to be in the near future, this event from the South Philadelphia Association of Dog Owners could be right up your alley. On Sunday, May 15 Columbus Square will become a dog’s paradise, with free roam of the park, dog

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Greenworks hosting meeting at Columbus Square on future city sustainability plans

Greenworks started in 2009 as an initiative from the City of Philadelphia to implement a sustainability plan for the city. It was meant to expire in 2015, but now the Office of Sustainability is working to update it to continue forward with green improvements for Philadelphia. Are you interested in

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With another grant secured, Columbus Square work set to begin spring 2017

The plans for the Columbus Square redesign are finally coming together, thanks to some additional grant money which secures the funding for the project. This new grant for $300,000 ensures that construction on the $2.8 million redesign can begin, with a target start time for the spring of 2017.

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