Posts Tagged ‘manayunk bridge’

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

Matheson Bows to LeBow

Matheson Bows to LeBow

October 20, 2011  |  Morning Blend

Demolition in University City, rejection in Chestnut Hill, elevation in Manayunk, and resilience in Hunting Park > more