Posts Tagged ‘Brewerytown’

A New Life For Old Fairmount Park

A New Life For Old Fairmount Park

May 16, 2014  |  Vantage

With the release of The New Fairmount Park this week, Philadelphia Parks & Recreation, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, and PennPraxis aim to patch disparate parts of the beloved but aging park. With connection at its core, the plan ranges from cheap and easy short-term goals to expensive and grandiose visions. Brad Maule argues the short-term items are enough to keep us busy for a while > more

Dual Five-Story Projects Signify Brewerytown's Evolution

Dual Five-Story Projects Signify Brewerytown’s Evolution

March 21, 2014  |  News

In Brewerytown, two new five-story projects across Girard Avenue from each other aim to 'make a statement.' Brad Maule previews the Braverman Building and Girard27 > more

Superstructure At 33rd In Thirds

Superstructure At 33rd In Thirds

September 13, 2013  |  Vantage

Little fanfare accompanies the short trek between Fairmount Park's East Park and Lemon Hill sections, but under your feet (or tires), the 33rd Street superstructure, including an unusual brick skew arch tunnel, is still doing the job it was created to do at the turn of the 20th Century > more

City Asking For Bike Share Station Sponsors

City Asking For Bike Share Station Sponsors

August 29, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A look at the funding strategy for Philly’s approaching Bike Share program, ZBA allows for time for additional traffic studies for proposed Whole Foods-anchored complex, Penn’s new South Tower to provide space for outpatient procedures, and a peek inside an abandoned 1990s brewery > more

Into The Afterlife At Church Of The Covenant

Into The Afterlife At Church Of The Covenant

August 2, 2013  |  Buzz

An 1888 church in Brewerytown this week begins its transformation into a 2014 apartment complex. Brad Maule reports on the latest at St. Augustine Church of the Covenant > more