Posts Tagged ‘Chinatown North’

For Callowhill Neighborhood, Whose BIDing Will Be Done?

For Callowhill Neighborhood, Whose BIDing Will Be Done?

April 12, 2019  |  News

Longtime Callowhill residents and real estate developers clash over the creation of a Business Improvement District as the neighborhood begins to transition. Kimberly Haas has the story > 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

City’s Oldest Active Fire Hall Designated Historic

City’s Oldest Active Fire Hall Designated Historic

July 28, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Two of John T. Windrim’s buildings being preserved, an urban garden in Chinatown North, and learning another language through a mural > more

Mega Feast On Mini Pearl Street

Mega Feast On Mini Pearl Street

September 30, 2013  |  Last Light

A block party on Pearl Street this past Saturday turned the tiny throughway into a colorful community space, if only for a day. It was a big step toward recognizing the long term goal of making it an asset for the Callowhill/Chinatown North/Loft Distict neighborhood > more

A Cultured Pearl For Chinatown North

A Cultured Pearl For Chinatown North

April 22, 2013  |  News

Two projects are in the works to bring a stronger identity to Chinatown North. Brad Maule takes a look at how the Asian Arts Initiative's Pearl Street plan intersects with the Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation's planned Eastern Tower > more