Industrial Maneuvers

  • In conjunction with PlanPhilly, former City Planning Commission chief Janice Woodcock, of the Design Advocacy Group, carefully explores the potential of the Lower Schuylkill as for future industry. Woodcock doesn’t think industry is totally dead. It’s necessary, she says, in a city where four out of every five residents lacks an education past high school.
  • Alma Tlacelpilco would rather it be called the “International Market.” Temple’s Philadelphia Neighborhoods discusses the changing South Philadelphia with the Mexican immigrant and her husband, owners of Marco’s Fish and Crab House.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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