Posts Tagged ‘overbrook farms’

PHA To Have Another Go At Liddonfield Redevelopment

PHA To Have Another Go At Liddonfield Redevelopment

April 30, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Requesting proposals for former projects site, Drexel okayed for additional student housing, Strawberry Mansion garage to be reused, a last attempt to save St. Laurentius, and the neighborhood that the Pennsy built > more

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