Posts Tagged ‘vacant land’

City Mobilizes Against Trash With Zero Waste Action Plan

City Mobilizes Against Trash With Zero Waste Action Plan

August 7, 2017  |  News

Can the City eliminate Philly's litter epidemic by 2030? Nic Esposito, director of the Zero Waste and Litter Cabinet, says it can be done if government and residents work together. Michael Bixler catches up with the 'litter czar' to discuss an ambitious, municipal action plan to tackle the issue > 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

Mrs. Venturi’s House And The Post Modern Paradox

Mrs. Venturi’s House And The Post Modern Paradox

July 20, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Iconic manifesto for Post Modernism for sale, Chestnut’s Hale Building to be renovated, suburban senior living in East Kensington, and a new parklet in University City > more

First District Land Auction Exceeds Expectations

First District Land Auction Exceeds Expectations

June 15, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Squilla land auction generally successful, creative brickwork on Girard Avenue, and YWCA-to-apartments in G-Ho > more

Urban Farmers Look To Land Bank For Help Holding On To Property

Urban Farmers Look To Land Bank For Help Holding On To Property

January 30, 2015  |  Developing Challenges, Vantage

With the Land Bank finally open for business, urban gardeners and farmers hope for legal protection against the City's "Revoke Clause." Hidden City contributor and Kensington farmer Nic Esposito digs deep into the issue > more