Posts Tagged ‘manayunk bridge’

Starting The Second Life Of A Manayunk Icon

Starting The Second Life Of A Manayunk Icon

July 16, 2014  |  News

Work officially began this week on the trail that will reconnect Lower Merion and Manayunk across the Schuylkill River by foot and by bike. Brad Maule looks back—and forward—at the nearly 100-year-old Manayunk Bridge > more

Casino Applicant Makes Neighborhood A Promise—For A Price

Casino Applicant Makes Neighborhood A Promise—For A Price

January 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Blatstein pushing for early neighborhood benefits agreement, City ready for bids for Manayunk Bridge trail project, Wissahickon receives $1 million for trail and wayfinding systems, and a return to the days of Philly Progressivism > more

Manayunk’s Trail Network Expediting Development

Manayunk’s Trail Network Expediting Development

January 30, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A look at what’s in store for Manayunk, preliminary work to begin on Cira Center South and park atop I-95, counterintelligence center coming to town, and neighbors fed up with the noise from a South Philly car yard > more

Lower Merion To Assist In Funding Manayunk Bridge Trail

Lower Merion To Assist In Funding Manayunk Bridge Trail

March 22, 2012  |  News

The protracted struggle to fund and realize a multi-purpose trail over the Manayunk Bridge gets a boost from Lower Merion's pledge of $500,000 > more

The Tree Imperative

The Tree Imperative

March 20, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Why Philly needs more tree coverage, last performances of a play on changing neighborhoods, why City Council should trust the citizenry a bit more, West Park to maximize Fairmount, and bike trail meetings this week > more