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Department Conservation and Natural Resources – Lardner’s Point Park “Green Park Award” Honorable Mention Recipient- 2014

“To recognize excellence in the public park community for those that demonstrate the integration of green and sustainable park practices.”

PlanPhilly – Eyes on the Street – June 13, 2012

Lardner’s Point Park is featured in this blog about public spaces in Philadelphia.

US Environmental Protection Agency – Healthy Waters Blog – May 31, 2012

Maryann Helferty, a water quality scientist with the EPA, writes about her visit to Lardner’s Point Park.

Philadelphia Inquirer – Lardner’s Point Park – May 15, 2012

Sandy Bowers reporting on the opening of Lardner’s Point Park, a new park in Northeast Philadelphia.



DRCC Executive Director Tom Branigan interview with EPA scientist Maryann Helferty- May 31, 2012

Listen to this short podcast on the opening of Lardner’s Point Park and read the related article.