Posts Tagged ‘Bart Blatstein’

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

June 19, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Tower would be 10 feet taller than Seattle’s Space Needle, Blatstein envisions another Piazza along South Broad, gentrification and parking concerns with redevelopment plans for West Philly High, and the first annual Community Gardens Day this weekend > more

School District Success Story Receives Grant To Become A Model For Others

School District Success Story Receives Grant To Become A Model For Others

January 24, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Science Leadership Academy receives $620K, a transparent university library for the Digital Age, Blatstein gets neighborhood agreement, and a look back at “The Fairmount Parkway” > more

Casino Applicant Makes Neighborhood A Promise—For A Price

Casino Applicant Makes Neighborhood A Promise—For A Price

January 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Blatstein pushing for early neighborhood benefits agreement, City ready for bids for Manayunk Bridge trail project, Wissahickon receives $1 million for trail and wayfinding systems, and a return to the days of Philly Progressivism > more

Proposal Would Do Away With Cars On Bainbridge In Queen Village

Proposal Would Do Away With Cars On Bainbridge In Queen Village

January 7, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Another vision for Queen Village public space, new charter school to open today, the beauty of urban grit, Blatstein purchase good news for proposed arts market, and eminent domain in West Philly > more

Lost Buildings of 2013-Part II

Lost Buildings of 2013-Part II

December 31, 2013  |  Vantage

Our Lost Buildings roundup concludes with five more entries, plus four that almost made the list > more