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Plans for velodrome in FDR Park include park improvements, community activities

Project 250, a velodrome and mixed-use facility for the community, could be coming to FDR Park across from the stadiums, pending the approval of the City of Philadelphia.


(Image: The Sheward Partnership)

In case you’re wondering, a velodrome is an embanked oval track used for fixed gear, no-brake cycling races. Only a very limited number of these establishments exist throughout the United States, with the next closest facility being the Valley Preferred Cycling Center located in Trexlertown, PA. 

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Election Day: Here’s where to vote and what those three questions actually mean

In case you have forgotten. Here’s a reminder for you: Today is Election Day.


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Don’t panic, all is not lost. Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. today in Pennsylvania and there are also three City Charter questions on the ballot. But we know what the real unofficial question of Election Day really is, do you know where your polling station is located?

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