Posts Tagged ‘South Kensington’

The Good Planning & Bad Politics Of Parking Standards

The Good Planning & Bad Politics Of Parking Standards

April 13, 2016  |  Morning Blend

City Council still weary of reduced parking standards, endangered community garden safe for now, another Wawa for Center City, and looking back at a transformed 17th & Carpenter > more

Remaking South Kensington

Remaking South Kensington

March 30, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Blackstone proposing mixed-use at 2nd & Girard, north of Girard as “Philadelphia's poster boy for revitalization,” a look at what’s to come at Mt. Sinai site, and sketching Philly on napkins > more

Aramark Looking To Move Down Market Street

Aramark Looking To Move Down Market Street

March 23, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Food management firm’s lease to expire in 2018, South Kensington community garden fighting for its life, Bernie Sanders mural in Graduate Hospital to stay, and the best spots for skyline pics > more

A Humanist Walks East Market

A Humanist Walks East Market

March 17, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Jan Gehl critiques Market Street, mixed-use planned at Berks El station, rezoning recommended on North Broad, of historic preservation and 1st Amendment rights, and Please Touch Museum settles debts > more

CDR Blasts

CDR Blasts “Amateurish” Design For Callowhill Mixed-Use

February 3, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Civic Design Review committee dismisses Callowhill mixed-use proposal, work on The Beacon begins at 16th & Walnut, Richard Allen memorialized on USPS stamp, and NextFab’s open studio sessions winding down > more