Posts Tagged ‘Temple University’

Spotty Development In Francisville

Spotty Development In Francisville

June 26, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Lower than necessary density development along North 16th, East Falls residents responsible for mending wall, Temple’s plans for William Penn High, and Tetris on the Cira Centre sets record > more

Gentrification & Vacant Land Inform A Pragmatic Plan For The Lower North

Gentrification & Vacant Land Inform A Pragmatic Plan For The Lower North

May 28, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Tough calls for Lower North Philadelphia, how the demise of a playground catalyzed the revival of the Mayfair Civic, touting affordable living underneath the El, and checking up on Tacony’s façade improvements > more

Abandonment Issues In Logan

Abandonment Issues In Logan

May 13, 2014  |  Morning Blend

The City’s long neglect of Logan’s redevelopment, balancing the reuse of William Penn High with Yorktown’s self-identity, Councilwoman wants ballot question on Office of Sustainability, and planners critique latest Dranoff tower proposal > more

With Ambitious Campus Plan, Temple Demands Attention

With Ambitious Campus Plan, Temple Demands Attention

April 21, 2014  |  Morning Blend

How the job-creator hopes to increase enrollment, correcting some design mistakes in Philly’s Vietnam War memorial, Project Home and Jon Bon Jovi team up to fight homelessness, and regional manufacturing on the rise > more

Windows Into An Artist Surge Near Temple

Windows Into An Artist Surge Near Temple

April 10, 2014  |  Vantage

At Ninth & Dauphin, the Window Factory maintains its industrial past while bridging the artistic present on the edge of Temple University's North Philadelphia dominion. Philly History Truck curator Erin Bernard looks into the challenges developers face in preserving and adapting old factory buildings in transitioning neighborhoods > more