Love on the Rail Park | Flickr

The Rail Park’s first quarter-mile section, which officially opens on June 14, follows the gentle curve of a former rail spur, rising from Noble Street just east of Broad to the middle of the 1100 block of Callowhill Street. Ultimately, the Rail Park is envisioned as a three-mile linear park that might someday connect 10 neighborhoods, from Poplar to Brewerytown. The first phase has cost about $11 million, and reuse of the rest of the elevated viaduct as a park easily could exceed $50 million.

— Ashley Hahn

Callowhill’s Walking Guide: Bob Bruhin on Vimeo – Urban Landscapes

Bob Bruhin leads walking tours throughout the Callowhill section of Philadelphia focusing both on urban revival in the neighborhood and David Lynch.

Source: Callowhill’s Walking Guide: Bob Bruhin on Vimeo – Urban Landscapes