Posts Tagged ‘Roxborough’

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

West Powelton Apartment Complex To Inspire Next Generation Of Foodies

January 21, 2016  |  Morning Blend

A look at Cross Properties’ plans at 40th & Baring, another interfaith paint day to bring North Philadelphians together, a Trolley Car restaurant planned for 40th Trolley Portal redesign, and 5-year plan for Ridge Avenue launches > more

Contextualizing 60th Street

Contextualizing 60th Street

January 15, 2016  |  Morning Blend

The urban realities behind last week’s “ISIS attack” in West Philly, and preserving the hillside charms of Manayunk-Roxborough > more

Marked Potential: Shawmont Station

Marked Potential: Shawmont Station

October 23, 2015  |  Marked Potential

With this month's Marked Potential we look at Shawmont Station in Roxborough. Interior architect Shila Griffith thinks that a creative intervention is critical for the deteriorating, 189-year-old railroad landmark's survival and sketches out plans for a Schuylkill River Trail visitor's center and recreation outfitter > more

PHA Brings Anxiety & Assurances To Sharswood

PHA Brings Anxiety & Assurances To Sharswood

August 21, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Ground broken on PHA’s transformation of North Philly Neighborhood, Germantown school comes to terms with neighbors over parking lot, a suburban retail wish list, zoning confusion in Roxborough, and pics of Dîner en Blanc > more

Reconsidering Washington Avenue

Reconsidering Washington Avenue

August 17, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Decision point on Washington Avenue, residential preservation case in Roxborough resolved, the Bacon brothers promote the 2015 Better Philadelphia Challenge, considering Philly’s Chinese sister-city, and Siena Place sprouts new homes > more