Choosing our future

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Only a few short years ago, views like this were not available for everyone to enjoy. What is now our Park was private property. This all changed when more than 3,000  people of all ages and walks of life, our City’s incredible foundation community, and the wonderful Burke Family, and many others stepped in and […]

PA Department of Conservation & Natural Resources Funds ARP

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1/15/2018 Wolf Administration Announces $50 Million Investment to Improve Recreation, Community Revitalization across Pennsylvania ​Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced an investment of $50 million for 280 projects across Pennsylvania that will create new recreational opportunities, conserve natural resources, and help revitalize local communities. “Many of the projects being funded — improvements to local […]

TribLive: Dock swings allow people to enjoy access to the River

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Nearly 1,000 pounds of steel comprises the newest section of the public fishing dock at Aspinwall Riverfront Park. Installed August 29, the mesh cage was uniquely designed to accommodate swings overlooking the Allegheny River. “Since the beginning, it’s been our goal to create a park that’s a community treasure and catalyst for trail expansion to […]

TribLive: ARP Opens off-leash dog area

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Aspinwall Riverfront Park opens off-leash dog area TAWNYA PANIZZI | Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, 12:48 p.m. Dog owners rejoice — an off-leash park opened Aug. 5 at Aspinwall Riverfront Park. The small contained area is the only one of its kind in the community to be open year-round. Dubbed “Boo Boo and Tiger’s Playground,” the space […]