Posts Tagged ‘gentrification’

Planning Commission Meeting Elicits Fears Of Displacement In Point Breeze

Planning Commission Meeting Elicits Fears Of Displacement In Point Breeze

January 20, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Inside a rather tense Planning Commission meeting, how the Manufacturers’ Clubhouse was once even more stunning, flexible residential planned for Callowhill, and feedback needed for new bus shelter placement > more

New Study Reconsiders Effects Of Gentrification In Philly

New Study Reconsiders Effects Of Gentrification In Philly

October 30, 2015  |  Morning Blend

New study counters claims of gentrification’s tendency to displace Philly residents, water fountains coming to Kelly Drive, and sliding through the Nutter years > more

Plans Revealed For $16.5 Million LOVE Park Redesign

Plans Revealed For $16.5 Million LOVE Park Redesign

October 27, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Proposal to go to Art Commission on November 4, The Roots and several other artists honored on South Broad, getting the word out on Indego’s benefits, and volunteers resist displacement in North Philly > more

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

In Kensington, Immigrants Spark A Philly Soccer Revival

October 21, 2015  |  Vantage

The city is full of youth athletic programs, but you'd be hard pressed to find one more diverse than the Kensington Soccer Club. The organization was created to provide instruction and outreach to children of the area's growing immigrant population. Nic Esposito caught up with the club's founders to discuss an observable shift in the neighborhood's cultural dynamic through the lens of their sports program > more

Revival Without Displacement In Point Breeze

Revival Without Displacement In Point Breeze

August 7, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A guide to ending the development fights in Point Breeze, reviewing Indego’s first one hundred days and previewing phase two, and a shoutout to impeccable reuse in Newbold > more