Posts Tagged ‘South Broad Street’

Why Is The Zoning Board So Often At Variance With RCOs?

Why Is The Zoning Board So Often At Variance With RCOs?

July 10, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Explaining the protracted reform of the Zoning Board of Adjustment, Spruce Hill developers plan to redo devastated corner, the Roberts still bolstering South Broad Theater, foundation buckles in Cobbs Creek, PPA interested in mobile payment system, and Philly drone photography > more

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

June 19, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Tower would be 10 feet taller than Seattle’s Space Needle, Blatstein envisions another Piazza along South Broad, gentrification and parking concerns with redevelopment plans for West Philly High, and the first annual Community Gardens Day this weekend > more

New Report Alludes To Impressive Rate Of Return For Public Investment In Penn’s Landing Redevelopment

New Report Alludes To Impressive Rate Of Return For Public Investment In Penn’s Landing Redevelopment

April 29, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Why reconnecting to the river makes so much economic sense, Greenlee seeking to maintain the historic integrity of residential facades, Century 21’s experiment with anchoring Philly retail, and a look at an Avenue of the Arts theatre’s financial woes > more

No Loss Of Dignity At Tindley Temple

No Loss Of Dignity At Tindley Temple

March 24, 2014  |  News

The AIA has awarded its Landmark Building of the Year for 2014 to Tindley Temple, the historic African American church on the Avenue of the Arts. The award is for more than architecture. It comes just as church officials are exploring strategies to survive > more

A “Glass Needle” Proposed By Independence Hall

A “Glass Needle” Proposed By Independence Hall

March 12, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Developer says demand is there for “ultra-luxury,” a large game of Tetris in UCity next month, Dranoff showing unfinished Southstar Lofts, South Philly civic expects art installation to begin this summer, and writing on the El > more