Posts Tagged ‘NIMBYism’

Redevelopment In Fishtown Threatened By NIMBYs

Redevelopment In Fishtown Threatened By NIMBYs

September 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Samschick’s lynchpin draws the ire of the myopic, Two Liberty Place scraps hotel plan for condos, 30 more police for the Northeast, and some selective gentrification concern in Point Breeze > more

Altered Redevelopment Plans In Northwest Philly Elicit Backlash From Residents

Altered Redevelopment Plans In Northwest Philly Elicit Backlash From Residents

May 27, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Nolen Properties hears from critics to latest proposal, City’s collection of delinquent taxes improving, plans scrapped for a permanent Transfer Station in Manayunk, and 1900 Arch nearly complete > more

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