Posts Tagged ‘pennsport’

At Pier 68, New Ways To Connect To The

At Pier 68, New Ways To Connect To The “Working” River

August 22, 2014  |  News

With construction on the South Philadelphia pier park set to start this fall, Nathaniel Popkin talks to landscape architect Bryan Hanes and his design team about their inspiration > more

Yorktown Residents Still Hoping To Prevent Sale Of William Penn High To Temple

Yorktown Residents Still Hoping To Prevent Sale Of William Penn High To Temple

July 15, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Coalition says the SRC had no right to forgo state law, pondering the right number of Philly taxis, first signs of a Moyamensing Ave revival, and Shakespeare coming to the Northwest > more

Ode To Tom Sawyer Island

Ode To Tom Sawyer Island

June 19, 2014  |  Vantage

As work has begun in earnest to transform South Philadelphia's Pier 53 into the newest public amenity on the Delaware Riverfront, Michael Bixler can't help but get a little verklempt about its postindustrial predecessor, "Tom Sawyer's Island" > more

Work On The Divine Lorraine Underway

Work On The Divine Lorraine Underway

June 3, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Eric Blumenfeld reuse project has begun, cultural exchange at the corner store, food co-operative site selected in East Kensington, and selecting the right type of progress in South Philly > more

Delays Expected For Pier 68 Park Project

Delays Expected For Pier 68 Park Project

April 4, 2014  |  Morning Blend

DRWC just might have a liability on its hands, the economic sense for and against free municipal parking, half a billion dollars coming to area roads this year, and imagining the sounds of Philadelphia > more