Posts Tagged ‘Germantown Aveune’

Two Hotels Slated For Skyscraper At Former One Meridian Site

Two Hotels Slated For Skyscraper At Former One Meridian Site

December 12, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Two hotels, one building; another community meeting for Lovett Library Park; new report finds that CDCs are helping the city keep afloat; and Philly U students design living spaces for the homeless > more

In Germantown, Leadership Paralysis Endures

In Germantown, Leadership Paralysis Endures

November 16, 2012  |  News

With city officials holding back community development funds, organizers of the fledgling CDC Germantown United try to sustain momentum generated in the 2011 fight against a low-end shopping center. Reauthorization of a neighborhood special service district may be the catalyst, reports Ryan Briggs > more

Hunting For Revolutionary Soil On Germantown Ave

Hunting For Revolutionary Soil On Germantown Ave

October 4, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Why a patriot militia training ground might remain buried at Lovett Park, old PECO brownstone in Pennsport to become apartments, senior living center in a North Philly suit factory, and the mixed legacy of the re-branding of Society Hill > more

Patching Germantown Ave With Color

Patching Germantown Ave With Color

August 3, 2012  |  Morning Blend

How City Hall proves a tougher employer than a Brazilian cartel for two Dutch artists, reaffirmations of adaptive reuse in GHo, Dilworth Plaza through the decades, the Corbett Effect on Philly, and why we need the Olympics > more

Sustainability, Public Art, And Rain Barrels In Mt. Airy

Sustainability, Public Art, And Rain Barrels In Mt. Airy

July 31, 2012  |  Vantage

We check in on Mt. Airy BID's latest project: rain barrels, decorated by local artists, that contribute splashes of color to businesses along the Germantown Ave commercial corridor > more