Farming Petty Island In 2115?

 

"A winning design proposal envisions a thriving future for an uninhabited Philly island." Next City

“A winning design proposal envisions a thriving future for an uninhabited Philly island.” Next City

  • South Kensington’s American Street—a broadly drawn vestigial from that neighborhood’s manufacturing heyday—is fast becoming the next focal point of the Lower North’s redevelopment, says Naked Philly. With SoKo Lofts and Liberty Square, “there’s an incredible amount of development in the pipeline” in the area. At its intersection with Jefferson Street, American may soon even see a mixed-use art gallery rise in the place of an auto garage.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.

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