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Francis J. Myers Recreation Center

A Rebuild project


Francis J. Myers Recreation Center is located in a 7.6-acre park. The site offers:

  • Playground equipment.
  • A sprinkler and pool.
  • Basketball courts.
  • Sports fields.

Additionally, there is a seven-room building with a gymnasium, public computing center, and multipurpose rooms.


5800 Chester Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19143
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Project updates: Design and Community Engagement (Phase 2)

Project management

Interim improvements were completed during phase 1:

  • A brand new, state-of-the-art mini pitch boasting a mural by Calo Rosa entitled “Unity Chant"
  • Renovated Tennis Courts with new nets and fencing
  • Updated, repainted and lined basketball courts with new backboards and rims

Rebuild is leading this project. If you have questions, contact us at

You can find the latest materials from the community engagement event here.