Posts Tagged ‘bike lanes’

Rodeph Shalom As A Beacon On North Broad

Rodeph Shalom As A Beacon On North Broad

August 27, 2014  |  Morning Blend

A look at the historic Jewish synagogue’s expansion, the economic importance of bike lanes, Suzanne Roberts Theater gets $2.5 million boost, remembering the Philadelphia Trades School, and approvals from the Historical Commission > more

City Piloting Anti-Graffiti Tech

City Piloting Anti-Graffiti Tech

August 12, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Crews streamline the process of cleaning up graffiti, the street photography of John Moran, neighbors “ecstatic” over The Lincoln’s renovation, bike lane problems for 22nd Street, and Promise Zone to get a manager > more

A Flea Market Proposed For Long-Vacant South Philly Lot

A Flea Market Proposed For Long-Vacant South Philly Lot

December 17, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Could a seasonal market be enough to enliven a South Philly lot?, City Council as an obstacle to development, and Philadelphia's cultural exchange with Rome & Reykjavik > more

Cutler On State Transit Funding, Bike Share & The Future

Cutler On State Transit Funding, Bike Share & The Future

October 22, 2013  |  Vantage

In just five years, the Mayor's Office of Transportation and Utilities, under Rina Cutler, has assembled an impressive list of civic accomplishments. But with significant transportation funding in political limbo, SEPTA's fare system still working on "proof of concept," and Bike Share a year from launch, there are challenges ahead. Nathaniel Popkin speaks with Cutler and MOTU chief of staff Andrew Stober about the possibilities > more

Squilla-Bill Calls For Phasing In Of AVI Tax Rates Over Four Years

Squilla-Bill Calls For Phasing In Of AVI Tax Rates Over Four Years

February 28, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Legislation to be introduced that would ease the burden of AVI’s dramatic changes, West Fairmount Avenue likely to get bike lanes this year, a new book explores the history of the unique architecture of Northwest Philly, and the Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center’s Members’ Show set to open this Sunday > more