Posts Tagged ‘affordable housing’

Senator Casey Raises Hopes That North Central Will Get $30 Million Federal Grant

Senator Casey Raises Hopes That North Central Will Get $30 Million Federal Grant

March 25, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Norris Apartments to come down eventually, South Philadelphia’s “Bloody Angle,” snowy winter brings a library to PHL and building delays to NoLibs, and an all-in-one bike data map > more

Clarke Announces “Bold” Plan To Slow Gentrification

Clarke Announces “Bold” Plan To Slow Gentrification

March 18, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Mayoral hopeful introduces his vision for more affordable housing units, Church of the Advocate hosts anti-gentrification meetings, casino applicant offers to purchase old Food Distribution Center lot, and offices for sale on South 11th > more

Charter High School To Move Into Former GlaxoSmithKline HQ This Fall

Charter High School To Move Into Former GlaxoSmithKline HQ This Fall

March 28, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Nonprofit to put down over $40 million for new school’s home, banks invest in affordable housing projects, inside the Barnes Foundation’s conservation room, and talking cocktails in Philly > more

In Wash West, Pioneering Project For Senior Housing

In Wash West, Pioneering Project For Senior Housing

February 19, 2013  |  News

The 13th Street mixed use project, the brainchild of Gay News publisher Mark Segal, is only the second of its kind to focus on the housing needs of elderly LGBT residents. Construction is underway > more

Developers Struggle To Sell Holme Circle Residents On Affordable Housing

Developers Struggle To Sell Holme Circle Residents On Affordable Housing

November 30, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Northeast convent conversion upsets some residents, finding money for Philly tourism in the hotel tax, Point Breeze “land grab” passed, and Parks & Rec gets more money > more