Posts Tagged ‘beautification’

Broken Window Economics

Broken Window Economics

October 17, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Study looks at indirect returns on investment in blighted neighborhoods, PennDOT awards grants on four infrastructure projects, former Italian parish church recalls advent of commercial air travel, and Grace Kelly’s family repurchases Henry Ave home > more

Kenney “Frustrated” With Jewelers Row Preservation Saga

Kenney “Frustrated” With Jewelers Row Preservation Saga

October 12, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Kenney talks Jewelers Row, WCRP turns 30, and non-profit preps North Broad for redevelopment > more

Archdiocese Plans Affordable Senior Housing On South Broad

Archdiocese Plans Affordable Senior Housing On South Broad

February 25, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Catholic Health Services to build affordable senior housing on South Broad, nuisance clothing donation bins being removed, the next decade of changes for the Schuylkill, Butkovitz says City not too ambitious with selling of tax liens, and Frankford CDC to conduct market study > more

Toll Brothers Scale Back Plans For Society Hill Playhouse Replacement

Toll Brothers Scale Back Plans For Society Hill Playhouse Replacement

January 28, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Toll Brothers changes plans for Society Hill Playhouse replacement, Squilla’s music venue scheme elicits backlash, half a million dollars to help returning citizens and spruce up vacant lots, and connecting South Philly neighborhoods through practical playgrounds > more

Drexel Expands Poplar Health Center

Drexel Expands Poplar Health Center

November 12, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A look at the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center, keeping up appearances in Spruce Hill, blighted lots cleaned up in Old City, subtractor sues over non-starter Francis Fields, and appreciating Philly's war memorials > more