HARRISBURG, Feb. 17, 2016 – State Sen. Vincent Hughes will publicly present a $188,000 state grant for the historic Gorgas Park at 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 18, to Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell.
Gorgas Park’s Community Conservation Partnership Program grant will help the 121-year-old recreational area complete a list of much-needed renovations and upgrades.
Media coverage of Sen. Hughes’ check presentation is welcomed.
WHAT: Sen. Vince Hughes to present state grant to Gorgas Park and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell
WHEN: 11 a.m., Thursday, Feb. 18
WHERE: Gorgas Park, 6300 Ridge Ave., Roxborough