Green Woods Charter School To Relocate To The Woods

  • NewsWorks reports that Roxborough’s Green Woods Charter School will be leaving its current campus at the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education in favor of land on Domino Lane. The result of a long search for a new home in the Northwest, plans for the school are thought to allow for “the feeling of seclusion in the woods, with easy access and egress.”
  • The City Paper reviews Viaduct Greene’s vision for a three mile “rail trail” along the vacant City Line branch along the parkway to North Broad. Paul Van Meter and Liz Maille dream of the trail becoming “Philadelphia’s next great civic space” through increased publicity for the site, an international design competition, as well the inclusion of Callowhill’s elevated portion in any plan.
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