Posts Tagged ‘Rittenhouse Square’

Philly Sports Museum Proposed For Stadium Complex

Philly Sports Museum Proposed For Stadium Complex

September 9, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Former Flyers VP wants to build $20M Philly sports museum, Italian Market BID receives City Council hearing, Water Department to host beer garden next week to celebrate five years of “Green City, Clean Waters,” and painting en plein air in Rittenhouse Square > more

Marked Potential: Warwick Apartment House

Marked Potential: Warwick Apartment House

April 4, 2016  |  Marked Potential

With this month's Marked Potential we put our eyes on the Warwick Apartment House currently under threat of demolition. Interior architect Shila Griffith puts a stop to the wrecking ball with this boutique hotel conversion > more

The People’s Square

The People’s Square

January 7, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Revisting Rittenhouse history, events space and hotel planned for the old Delaware power station, creatively masking vacancies on Head House Square, and 1700 Market trades again > more

Preservation Still A Question As Developer Releases Preliminary Plans For 1911 Walnut

Preservation Still A Question As Developer Releases Preliminary Plans For 1911 Walnut

December 15, 2015  |  News

New plans for developing Rittenhouse Square's long empty lot on Walnut Street have emerged, while the fate of three historic buildings on the 1900 block of Sansom Street still hang in the balance. Stephen Stofka reports > more

Anti-Student Housing Bill Stripped Of Most Restrictions

Anti-Student Housing Bill Stripped Of Most Restrictions

December 3, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Town and gown brouhaha in Rittenhouse, the universality of the Prometheus story, and variances sought for old Sound of Market building, and bemoaning underused downtown space > more