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Reclaiming Coaquanock (Film Project)

Belmont Grove (Fairmount Park) Reclaiming Coaquannock Produced by Ollin Yolitzli Calmecac

This film tells the story of how Belmont Plateau served as a powerful gathering space for Philadelphia's native communities from 1974-1992 and what impact the loss of that space had.


Look the video documentary online..




The entire Precious Places community history project will begin broadcasting on WHYY-Channel 12 starting next Tuesday, October 11 at 11:00pm (repeated on Sunday, October 16 at 12:30pm.)

The half-hour programs (each with 3 Precious Places shorts) will broadcast for the next 26 weeks. Belmont Grove: Reclaiming Coaquannock will be part of the premiere broadcast! Please spread the word.

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