The Nutter Administration has proposed a 3 million Dollar increase for parks and has proposed a 46% increase in the park budget over 5 years. The first increase in park funding in decades, which has seen the conditions of the park deteriorate.
The increase in funding is tied to an increase in the parking tax. Parking tax money which will also benefit the streets department to improve the condition of our potholed streets.
For more information contact the Philadelphia Parks Alliance at 215-879-8159.