Posts Tagged ‘Michael Nutter’

Energy Deal To Save SEPTA $26 Million Each Year

Energy Deal To Save SEPTA $26 Million Each Year

January 22, 2016  |  Morning Blend

SEPTA announces private-public energy partnership, SRC agrees to three charter conversions, a look at LaSalle’s newly opened business school, and reviewing the urbanism of the Nutter Years > more

Small Steps To Energize West Market Street

Small Steps To Energize West Market Street

December 4, 2015  |  Morning Blend

How to energize Philly’s “most boring street,” first set of vacant properties likely to be deposited in Land Bank, reviewing Nutter’s record on sustainability, and a century of gratuitous literature in Overbrook > more

La Salle To Host, Nutter To Lead, International Mayors Forum

La Salle To Host, Nutter To Lead, International Mayors Forum

September 2, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Mayors’ forum to explore the importance of the urban family, Philly’s “Fin-de-siècle Firehouse Boom,” Habitat for Humanity building in North Philly, and demo work looms for Mt. Sinai hospital > more

Beta Testing Venice Island

Beta Testing Venice Island

September 5, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Previewing the Venice Island Performing Arts Center and Schuylkill River Boardwalk, the legacy of Nutter and the Delaware, donation for Jewish center at Drexel, and travelogue of beneath Center City > more

City Shouldn't Sell Visitor's Center Short

City Shouldn’t Sell Visitor’s Center Short

February 14, 2014  |  Soapbox

This week, Mayor Michael Nutter and City Council President Darrell Clarke agreed on J.F.K. Plaza redevelopment guidelines that left the fate of the flying saucer-shaped Visitor's Center up in the air. Preservation Alliance Advocacy Director Ben Leech argues that this flamboyant modernist structure is worth keeping > more