Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park

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Franklin Delano Roosevelt Park

Address:1800 Pattison Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19145

Phone:215-683-0200
Web: www.fairmountpark.org
Size: 348 acres.
Location:South Philadelphia.
Facilities:Skate park, sport fields, golf course, tennis courts.
Activities:Golf, tennis, rugby, baseball, softball, birdwatching, skateboarding, roller blading.
Special Features:FDR Skate Park is a nationally known destination for skateboarding and roller blading enthusiasts. Other attractions in the park include the American Swedish Historical Museum and a series of ponds and tidal marshes that are home to numerous bird species.

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One of the permits authorizes an event that includes four days of all-day rallies at FDR Park, which is next to the Wells Fargo Center, the arena where many of the Democratic National Convention events will take place.
Jane Daniels, President of Friends of FDR Park says “Everyone needs a friend and so do our state parks.
Caption: Houlihan/Lawrence, Westchester and Putnam's largest independently owned residential real estate company, recently sponsored the 11th Annual Support Connection Walk at FDR Park in Yorktown Heights.
Influenced by the achievements of renegade skatepark builders in Portland (Burnside), San Diego (Washington Street), and Philadelphia (FDR park), and disgusted with the plans of local officials to build a sub-standard, plastic skatepark, the skaters just got together and started working themselves.
The second was to grind the over-vert section at FDR Park. We failed, and then we drove to Pittsburgh to pick up Eric and Rick.