Posts Tagged ‘charter schools’

Historic Parish Complex In Kingsessing Gets New Life As Charter School

Historic Parish Complex In Kingsessing Gets New Life As Charter School

July 18, 2016  |  News

The much lauded Independence Charter School will transform the vacant Most Blessed Sacrament campus, reports Ann de Forest. But questions remain about the future of the Neo-Renaissance church, abandoned by the Archdiocese in 2007 > more

Energy Deal To Save SEPTA $26 Million Each Year

Energy Deal To Save SEPTA $26 Million Each Year

January 22, 2016  |  Morning Blend

SEPTA announces private-public energy partnership, SRC agrees to three charter conversions, a look at LaSalle’s newly opened business school, and reviewing the urbanism of the Nutter Years > more

Mummers To Introduce

Mummers To Introduce “Philadelphia Division”

December 2, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Mummers to pursue more diversity this year, possibility of mixed-use on South Broad, and fewer charter management organizations showing interest this year > more

Necessary Changes Made To 2nd Casino’s Master Plan

Necessary Changes Made To 2nd Casino’s Master Plan

October 7, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Planning Commission gives Live! the go-ahead, what Wister Elementary parents think of charters, improving the city’s mortgage-diversion program, Jefferson and Aria considering merger, and microbrewery envisioned next to Granary > more

Bill Advances To Purchase Land For New Prison

Bill Advances To Purchase Land For New Prison

May 12, 2015  |  Morning Blend

A new prison more and more likely in the Northeast, previewing the Spring Garden Greenway, iconic South Philly Sign taken down for restoration, construction in West Philly, and no renewal for two charter schools > more