Posts Tagged ‘alleys’

Playing With Place Making

Playing With Place Making

March 11, 2016  |  Morning Blend

A design competition for public play spaces, praise for Chestnut Hill’s first new commercial development in 20 years, the continued neglect of an architecturally wonderful Center City alley, and Philly as green stormwater runoff standard bearer > more

Lessons In Alley Placemaking

Lessons In Alley Placemaking

October 29, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Ridding promising alleys of dumpsters, SEPTA now ahead of schedule on rail safety improvements, councilwoman wants to raise water main liability cap, and Penn’s campus ranked among world’s most beautiful > more

Alley Re-Making As Place Making

Alley Re-Making As Place Making

October 9, 2015  |  Morning Blend

How the lowly service alley is shifting the focus in urban place making, on the wooden 400 block of Reed Street, and revamping the Market Street Bridge before its redecking > more