From 2012-2014 Christine covered transportation, writing about everything from pedestrian concerns to bicycle infrastructure, bridges, trail networks, public transit and more. Her favorite assignments sent her bushwhacking through Philadelphia’s yet-to-be-cleared bike trails, catching a glimpse of SEPTA’s inner workings or…READ MORE
Mark A. Focht, FASLA, serves as first deputy commissioner of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation. He is responsible for the day-to-day management of 63 parks, totaling 9,200 acres, with a staff of 210 employees and an annual operating budget of $16.7 million.…READ MORE
Mr. Forsyth currently serves as Orchard Director for the Philadelphia Orchard Project, a non-profit that transforms neglected urban spaces into vibrant community orchards.
Phil has led POP’s orchard design and development since our first plantings in the spring of 2007. As…READ MORE