Posts Tagged ‘Callowhill Neighborhood Association’

Assumption Ruling Keeps Legal Wheels Turning

Assumption Ruling Keeps Legal Wheels Turning

November 21, 2013  |  Buzz

The latest ruling pushes the case back to the Court of Common Pleas. Owner John Wei may have to submit a new hardship argument to be allowed to demolish the monumental church > more

The Viaduct At The Heart Of Her Life And Art

The Viaduct At The Heart Of Her Life And Art

October 29, 2013  |  Vantage

Perhaps no one is more responsible for the vision of transforming the Reading Viaduct into a civic space and park than the acclaimed painter Sarah McEneaney. Nathaniel Popkin talks with McEneaney at Locks Gallery, where the painter's Viaduct-centered work comes together in "Trestletown" > more

Saturday's Party For The Viaduct Underscores Progress, Exposes Challenges

Saturday’s Party For The Viaduct Underscores Progress, Exposes Challenges

September 12, 2013  |  Vantage

With public support building, Saturday's Rally for the Rail Park block party culminates a year of progress toward a Reading Viaduct Park. Key questions linger, however, as Nathaniel Popkin reports > more

Critical Day Tomorrow For Two Major Preservation Cases

Critical Day Tomorrow For Two Major Preservation Cases

February 21, 2013  |  Buzz

Ruling on Church of the Assumption to be announced followed by final arguments on the Levy Leas mansion at 40th and Pine. Both buildings face the wreaking ball > more

L & I Review Board Issues Stay Of Demolition For Assumption

L & I Review Board Issues Stay Of Demolition For Assumption

December 11, 2012  |  Buzz

Demolition is avoided for now as the Board of L&I Review, which had previously ruled to overturn the Historical Commission's granting of hardship to the former owner of the church, cleared the way for the neighbors' appeal to be heard again > more