In Common: Centennial Commons carves out space for East Parkside neighbors to connect

“In the scope of the whole landscape, Parkside Edge is just a sliver. But layer it onto the community-driven energy already happening in East Parkside, and it’s a potent opportunity. It creates space for people to come together, organize, and collectively build power through a project that will potentially influence the trajectory of the neighborhood.”

PlanPhilly’s Ashley Hahn captures the perspectives of residents and project leaders in this article on Philadelphia’s Parkside Edge, the first phase of its Centennial Commons work in West Fairmount Park.


Image credit: Neal Santos for PlanPhilly