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Emily Birdie Busch

Emily Birdie Busch has been a working creative in the city of Philadelphia for the past 20 years. She received her B.A. in creative writing with a minor in Anthropology and Music from the University of Miami. She lives in the Germantown section of Philadelphia in a Civil War-era Federal-style home and is passionately involved in civic discourse and the built environment of what is one of the most historic neighborhoods in the country.

In Germantown, Saving A Neighborhood's Character One Renovation At A Time

In Germantown, Saving A Neighborhood’s Character One Renovation At A Time

August 2, 2019  |  Vantage

Emily Birdie Busch profiles nine renovation projects in Germantown that are keeping the neighborhood's architectural history within view > more

Real Estate Brochure For Vacant School Sounds Alarms in Germantown

Real Estate Brochure For Vacant School Sounds Alarms in Germantown

March 19, 2019  |  News

Neighbors rally around Germantown High School after a real estate listing revealed potential redevelopment plans. Emily Birdy Busch has the news > more