Category: Tacony Creek Park Area

Volunteers Clean Up Tacony Creek Park & Newtown Avenue with critical partners

Volunteers Clean Up Tacony Creek Park & Newtown Avenue with critical partners

Spring is officially here– which means warmer weather, longer days, and opportunities to volunteer outside! What better way to kick off the spring season than with the Streets Department annual Philly […]

Tacony Creek Park Keepers Website Available in Seven Languages

Tacony Creek Park Keepers Website Available in Seven Languages

             For Immediate Release                   March 29, 2024 MEDIA CONTACT: Julie Slavet, Executive Director Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership julie@ttfwatershed.org  215-744-1853 Tacony Creek […]

Ways to Volunteer in the TTF Watershed in 2024!

Ways to Volunteer in the TTF Watershed in 2024!

by Malcolm Bundy, Philadelphia Community Organizer Every year, TTF hosts our annual Community Service Get-Together event to share how volunteers can get involved to improve our watershed and share ideas […]

Farewell for Now to Rae, River Alive! Learning Trail Ambassador

Farewell for Now to Rae, River Alive! Learning Trail Ambassador

By Rae Kruger, River Alive! Learning Trail Ambassador Winter is in full swing and the River Alive! Learning Trail animals are in hibernation, so my time at TTF has come […]

Four Takeaways from Cleaning Up at Tacony Creek Park with Bennett Compost

Four Takeaways from Cleaning Up at Tacony Creek Park with Bennett Compost

This blog is a repost from OneBeautifulPlanet.org. Find the original article here. We just met a hero on social media. Razvan Dominic Ionescu of OneBeautifulPlanet found out about Bennett Compost […]

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Clean Philadelphia NOW: No more dumping in Tacony Creek Park!

Are you tired of walking through Tacony Creek Park and seeing illegal dumping along the trail? Trash Academy is a collaboratory of artists, engaged citizens, and representatives of non-profits (and […]

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership Organizational Background The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) is seeking a Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant (PSA) to support the improvement and maintenance of Tacony […]

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy: 2024 Day of Service

Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.’s Legacy: 2024 Day of Service

by Malcolm Bundy, Philadelphia Community Organizer Every year, community members celebrate the legacy of Dr. King by giving back to their community for the MLK Day of Service. This year, […]

Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners: Looking for a good read?

Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners: Looking for a good read?

We are pleased to share this excerpt from Earth 911’s blog Green Earth Book Awards 2023 Winners. Click here to read the full story and discover the winners. We hope […]

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership

JOB POSTING: Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership Organizational Background The Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership (TTF) is seeking a Philadelphia Stewardship Assistant (PSA) to support the improvement and maintenance of Tacony […]

Celebrating Fall with the 3rd Annual Tacony Creek Park Music & Arts Festival

Celebrating Fall with the 3rd Annual Tacony Creek Park Music & Arts Festival

The 3rd Annual Tacony Creek Park Music and Arts Fest was another success! Hosted in partnership with Olney Culture Lab of CultureTrust Greater Philadelphia, 226 adults and children gathered at […]

Watershed-Wide Photo Contest Winners Capture the TTF

Watershed-Wide Photo Contest Winners Capture the TTF

We are so proud to announce, along with partner the Olney Culture Lab, the award-winning photos from our third biennial photo contest,  Capturing the TTF Watershed Wide. Participants could photograph […]

The Tacony Creek Park River Alive! Learning Trail now has an Ambassador!

The Tacony Creek Park River Alive! Learning Trail now has an Ambassador!

Join TTF Watershed Partnership in welcoming our newest team member, Rae, The River Alive! Learning Trail Ambassador. Rae has joined the TTF team as the River Alive! Learning Trail Ambassador. […]

Tacony Creek Creatures: North American River Otters

Tacony Creek Creatures: North American River Otters

Intern Emmanuel Hampton continues his Tacony Creek Creatures series with North American River Otters.  Stop by the River Alive Learning Trail to see the water snake, heron, fox, painted turtle, river […]

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