Posts Tagged ‘Torresdale Avenue’

Slow Build On Graterford Replacement

Slow Build On Graterford Replacement

November 2, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Checking in on delayed Phoenix facility in Montco, a renovated park reopens in Old City, a solar powered parklet in Tacony, and North Broad apartment tower proposal goes to ZBA > more

“Air” Installed By The Schuylkill

“Air” Installed By The Schuylkill

April 15, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Famed sculptor’s 1979 piece back on public display, storefront improvement program reportedly strangled by federal regulation, northern concrete City Hall apron to be repoured, and using co-working spaces as a reinvigorator of East Market Street > more

Historic Preservation Shouldn’t Come With A Time Limit

Historic Preservation Shouldn’t Come With A Time Limit

November 25, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Saffron urges patience with development of the Boyd and Royal, Temple's new library to go on 13th Street, Tacony’s one-man CDC, and mixed use on North Front and Ridge > more

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

Inside The Colorful Creative Compound

May 16, 2013  |  2013 Festival

Frankford's Globe Dye Works cranked out dyes and bleaches and yarns for 140 years; for the better part of the past decade, it's cranked out a creative, industrial spirit. With the Hidden City Festival 2013, the Dufala Brothers seize on that spirit to bring Oil & Water to life > more

Park Or Ride?

Park Or Ride?

November 19, 2012  |  Morning Blend

What to do with SEPTA's low-line City Branch, the city ignores a Frankford park, one man's fight to maintain the Metropolitan, Torresdale Avenue highlights its hoagies, and the Water Department addresses flood concerns in Upper Roxborough > more