Posts Tagged ‘Kensington’

Protected Bike Lane Network Gets A Helping Hand

Protected Bike Lane Network Gets A Helping Hand

March 28, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Federal grant money to support Transportation Alternative Program initiatives, an Art Safari to Callowhill and Chinatown, Kensington pats itself on the back with new mural, street art installed in NoLibs, and more street vendors for Democratic Convention > more

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

January 21, 2016  |  Morning Blend

A look at Cross Properties’ plans at 40th & Baring, another interfaith paint day to bring North Philadelphians together, a Trolley Car restaurant planned for 40th Trolley Portal redesign, and 5-year plan for Ridge Avenue launches > more

With $10 Million, Federal Government To Help Philly Make Reconnections

With $10 Million, Federal Government To Help Philly Make Reconnections

October 28, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Department of Transportation to give Philly TIGER grants, a restored Vernon Park, when green space is controversial, and another end for J.C. Dobbs > more

NKCDC Elevates North Kensington With Orinoka Civic House

NKCDC Elevates North Kensington With Orinoka Civic House

October 28, 2015  |  News

The New Kensington Community Development Corporation brings Orinoka Mills out of dereliction with affordable housing and community empowerment. Hidden City co-editor Michael Bixler has this report from north of Lehigh Avenue > more

Millennials Mortgaging Kensington

Millennials Mortgaging Kensington

October 22, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Kensington home prices on the rise, state recommends traffic interventions on Frankford’s Castor Ave, grants in West Philly, and 30th Street IRS building may be sold > more