Divine Lorraine Gets Its Neighbor

 

Rendering of 1300 Fairmount, Cope Linder Architects

Rendering of 1300 Fairmount | Cope Linder Architects

  • New York-based RAL Development Services secured last week the zoning board’s approval to proceed with its massive mixed-use development at 1300 Fairmount Avenue, whose supermarket and 500 apartment units deputy mayor for economic development Alan Greenberger says will act in symbiosis with its neighbor the Divine Lorraine. Plan Philly takes special note of the fact that the 19-story project was been met with as little local opposition as it has.
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