Posts Tagged ‘Fairmount’

West Girard Avenue, Brewerytown's Backbone On The Mend

West Girard Avenue, Brewerytown’s Backbone On The Mend

May 17, 2013  |  Vantage

With the Brewerytown Spring Festival tomorrow, the vibrancy of West Girard Avenue will be on display. Brad Maule issues an open invitation to Bob Huber to come enjoy the party > more

Face To Face With L&I—UPDATED

Face To Face With L&I—UPDATED

April 24, 2013  |  Behind the Facade

Nicolas Esposito takes a ride to meet the L&I inspector with contractor Kenny Grono of Buckminster Green. In search of efficiency, Grono has to live with confusion and uncertainty > more

In Fairmount, Neighbors Balk At City Enforcement Of Ancient Property Lines

In Fairmount, Neighbors Balk At City Enforcement Of Ancient Property Lines

December 13, 2012  |  News

Neighbors wonder why the city suddenly wishes to enforce a 1869 street plan. Their community built park and backyards are threatened > more

If The Parkway Were A Pizza, It'd Be Awfully Plain

If The Parkway Were A Pizza, It’d Be Awfully Plain

November 29, 2012  |  Soapbox

The Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the city's most prominent "institutional ghetto," is at a key juncture says urban designer Greg Meckstroth. An "action plan" being crafted by the City will create some liveliness, but more transformational investment is ultimately needed > more

Blumenfeld Expected To Move Forward On Divine Lorraine (Updated)

Blumenfeld Expected To Move Forward On Divine Lorraine (Updated)

August 9, 2012  |  Buzz

Developer seems poised to acquire the property for a second time > more