Greenlight For Apartment Complex On West Washington Avenue

 

A rendering for the potential game changer on Washington Avenue. | via Plan Philly

A rendering for the potential game changer on Washington Avenue | via Plan Philly

  • Naked Philly is worried that The Society Hill Playhouse may be bringing its 56 years to an end. The blog says a rumor has circulated indicating that “Toll Brothers will be appearing before the Washington Square West Civic Association later this month to present a plan to build two condo buildings on either side of 8th Street between Lombard and South. These five-story buildings will contain condos, and would ostensibly replace the two-story parking garage on the west side of the street, the surface parking lot on the east side of the street, and the building that currently contains the playhouse.”
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