The Hidden City Festival is over, and with that comes a grand prize winner in the #igers_philly_hiddencity Instagram contest. And that winner is . . .
In Part One of a two-part report on the broken system of historic preservation in Philadelphia, Ryan Briggs reveals a city historical commission that’s so underfunded it’s incapable of enabling the city to profit by its unsurpassed architectural heritage–let alone protect its buildings of significance and stature