Posts Tagged ‘NIMBYism’

Appreciating Philadelphia’s Sidewalk Ecosystem

Appreciating Philadelphia’s Sidewalk Ecosystem

November 22, 2013  |  Morning Blend

“We the Weeds” connecting children to their neighborhood, City Council votes against more methadone clinics in Northeast, the Redevelopment Authority wants to build a supermarket in studio’s place, and a reprieve for the Church of the Assumption > more

Roxborough Residents Oppose Wendy's Drive-Thru

Roxborough Residents Oppose Wendy’s Drive-Thru

November 15, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Organizing against a Wendy’s for the Bunting House site, Powelton residents defeat development plan, Manton Street Park to be unveiled tomorrow, and public art for 40th Street > more

Roxborough Residents Holding Out Hope To Prevent Wendy’s

Roxborough Residents Holding Out Hope To Prevent Wendy’s

October 4, 2013  |  Morning Blend

ZBA approal needed to include drive-thru for Wendy's at former Bunting House site, concerns over Council’s demolition regulations bill, ground work for Manayunk planning process begins, and how to wrap a SEPTA bus in 6 hours > more

Placement & Design Of Awbury Arboretum Classrooms Irks Neighbors

Placement & Design Of Awbury Arboretum Classrooms Irks Neighbors

September 24, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Germantown organization won’t move facility, behind the curtains of the second casino license bid, hiding parking lots, community rehabs home and earns LEED certificate, and a new park for Walnut Hill > more

Waterfront Condo Real Estate Normalizing

Waterfront Condo Real Estate Normalizing

July 26, 2013  |  Morning Blend

David Grasso on the turnaround, NKCDC’s one-man street cleaning crew, Ostroffs facing NIMBYism at 19th & Lombard, and Archdiocese auctions off several holdings > more