Posts Tagged ‘overbrook farms’

Bottleneck At The Historical Commission

Bottleneck At The Historical Commission

February 19, 2013  |  News

A political dispute over the designation of the Overbrook Farms Historic District coupled with perennial shortstaffing issues at the Philadelphia Historical Commission has brought the historic designation process to a halt, leaving vulnerable buildings and the proposed Washington Square West Historic District in bureaucratic limbo > more

The Architecture Of Overbrook Farms: A Portrait

The Architecture Of Overbrook Farms: A Portrait

February 11, 2013  |  Last Light

What's at stake in the battle to make Overbrook Farms an historic district on the Philadelphia Register? Join us for this photo essay and find out > more

Do Historic Districts Add Up?

Do Historic Districts Add Up?

February 8, 2013  |  Vantage

With the Overbrook Farms district designation still in dispute and other potential Philadelphia districts, including Washington Square West, in bureaucratic limbo, Stefan Kamph weighs the economic evidence > more

Historical Dispute

Historical Dispute

February 7, 2013  |  News

Will the stalled designation of Overbrook Farms be resolved? Stefan Kamph has the latest on a political mess that has ramifications citywide > more

Hidden City Partners With Grid Magazine

Hidden City Partners With Grid Magazine

January 29, 2013  |  News

The two publications collaborate on a Grid issue focused on preservation due to hit the streets on February 7 > more