Posts Tagged ‘Friends of the Rail Park’

Long Awaited Construction Of Rail Park Begins Today

Long Awaited Construction Of Rail Park Begins Today

October 31, 2016  |  Buzz

After more than a decade of planning and public anticipation, construction of the Reading Viaduct Rail Park breaks ground > more

Reactivate The City Branch With A Campus Green

Reactivate The City Branch With A Campus Green

July 24, 2015  |  Soapbox

Phase 1 of reimagining the Reading Viaduct into a rail park is finally beginning to materialize while plans for the City Branch "cut" of the abandoned line remain at a firm standstill. Jeffery Markovitz thinks now is the time to invest in the 2nd phase of the project with a below grade campus green for the Community College of Philadelphia > more

Fundraising Sources Within Sight For Phase 1 Of Rail Park

Fundraising Sources Within Sight For Phase 1 Of Rail Park

January 29, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Still waiting for phase 1 of Rail Park, too much density for one NoLibs proposal, SEPTA looking at bi-level train cars, and chunk of Grays Ferry bridge comes crashing down > more

No Love For LOVE Park Restaurant Scheme

No Love For LOVE Park Restaurant Scheme

December 13, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Saffron critiques Clarke's LOVE Park plan, building first and measuring second in Pennsport, Friends of the Rail Park release fundraising video, and crowdfunding solar roofing for Philly schools > more

Rock & Roll For Rail For Real

Rock & Roll For Rail For Real

December 3, 2013  |  Buzz

A killer lineup at tomorrow's fundraiser concert for the Friends of the Rail Park aims to take the group one step closer to Phase One of the makeover of the former Reading Railroad trestle > more