Posts Tagged ‘Historic Preservation’

In West Philly, An Old Auto Showroom With A Medical Condition

In West Philly, An Old Auto Showroom With A Medical Condition

June 20, 2016  |  The Shadow Knows

The Shadow gives us a lift to 56th and Chestnut where an early 20th century car dealership keeps its former function well hid > more

Committee Recommends 19 Properties For The Philadelphia Register

Committee Recommends 19 Properties For The Philadelphia Register

June 15, 2016  |  Buzz

A packed agenda and double-digit recommendations made at the meeting of the Committee on Historical Designation today at 1616 Arch Street. Michael Bixler has the results > more

On Pine Street, The Crossroads Of Preservation And Sustainability

On Pine Street, The Crossroads Of Preservation And Sustainability

June 15, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Architect couple “pushes boundaries” at Historical Commission hearing, 41 million visitors came to Philly region last year, and GHo school to get outdoor STEM classroom > more

Taking Over Area's Largest Preservation Organization, Paul Steinke Vows

Taking Over Area’s Largest Preservation Organization, Paul Steinke Vows “A True Alliance”

June 10, 2016  |  Vantage

Hidden City's editorial team sits down with Paul Steinke who officially took the helm of the Preservation Alliance For Greater Philadelphia this week > more

Wasting History In A

Wasting History In A “World Heritage City”

June 8, 2016  |  Soapbox

Is there a preservation crisis in Philadelphia? Hidden City contributor Oscar Beisert says yes and presents the city's recent track record of demolishing historic resources in this startling essay > more