Posts Tagged ‘Casino Revolution’

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

Casino Bidder Attempts To Secure License With Promise Of South Philly “Skyspire”

June 19, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Tower would be 10 feet taller than Seattle’s Space Needle, Blatstein envisions another Piazza along South Broad, gentrification and parking concerns with redevelopment plans for West Philly High, and the first annual Community Gardens Day this weekend > more

Clarke Announces “Bold” Plan To Slow Gentrification

Clarke Announces “Bold” Plan To Slow Gentrification

March 18, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Mayoral hopeful introduces his vision for more affordable housing units, Church of the Advocate hosts anti-gentrification meetings, casino applicant offers to purchase old Food Distribution Center lot, and offices for sale on South 11th > more

District Health Center # 1, Unassuming, Yet A Preservation Must

District Health Center # 1, Unassuming, Yet A Preservation Must

March 6, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Saving mid-century municipal services architecture, a look at the “Casino Revolution” bid, raising awareness for the SS United States’ preservation, Wyeth painting found at GlaxoSmithKline, and Roxy Theater turns to Kickstarter > more