All services d Dead tree, report a What to do if you see a dead tree in your neighborhood. Dog run, request a Learn how to get a dog run in your local park. A dog run is a fenced-in, safe area where well-behaved dogs can play off leash. Downed tree, report a What to do if a tree falls during a storm. e Events in Philadelphia parks Calendar of special events scheduled to take place in Philadelphia parks and recreation centers. f Friends and community group event permit, get a This service will help Friends groups and community groups get a permit for an event at a neighborhood park. l Large event or festival permit, get a Use this permit if you are an event organizer planning an event, or want to use certain equipment. Lifeguard, become a Information about becoming a Philadelphia Parks & Recreation lifeguard. m Media permit, apply for a Use this form to apply for a permit to film or take still photos on Parks & Rec property.