Blatstein Pulls Appeal, Will Reconsider His Redevelopment Of Former Inquirer Building

 

The Tower of Truth | flickriver.com

The Tower of Truth | flickriver.com

  • The spartan schoolyard of John B. Kelly Elementary has for three years drawn the attention of the various volunteer groups, all hoping to transform the nearly five-acre lot, says Flying Kite, into “an educational, eco-friendly community space” at an affordable price. The Community Design Collaborative, Mural Arts Program, and Penn State’s Master Gardener program have already given their time and energies to the initiative, and the Philadelphia Water Department may reward grant money for stormwater management. Students from Philadelphia University are currently working towards finalized plans.
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