Posts Tagged ‘land bank’

Land Bank Sends Out First RFP

Land Bank Sends Out First RFP

June 2, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Land Bank approaches raison d’être, celebrating a quarter center of First Fridays in Old City, MLK Drive trail rebuild project gets more money, and fundraiser aims to maintain East Passyunk community space > more

A Missed Opportunity For One Forgotten Center City Neighborhood

A Missed Opportunity For One Forgotten Center City Neighborhood

August 1, 2014  |  Morning Blend

The Historical Commission drops the ball once more, how South Kensington’s Oxford Mills is succeeding in a “delicate balance,” the Corbett Administration to grant PMA $5 million for its renovation, and the Land Bank holds its first meeting > more

Now With A Land Bank, Philly Needs To Learn Some Lessons From The NTI Days

Now With A Land Bank, Philly Needs To Learn Some Lessons From The NTI Days

March 26, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Some additional legislative moves needed to ensure the Land Bank’s success, Councilman wants more funding for fire houses, Moyamensing Place’s 15 townhouses for sale (before construction starts), and $100K for Philly Innovation > more

Is Crime-Plagued Lawncrest Set For A Comeback?

Is Crime-Plagued Lawncrest Set For A Comeback?

March 4, 2014  |  Morning Blend

Market shifts pushing neighborhood to the brink, Controller irked by lack of upkeep of public art, NoLibs proposal called too bulky and cliché, and a survey of the Land Bank’s winning coalition > more

Land Bank Dispute Reportedly Settled

Land Bank Dispute Reportedly Settled

December 5, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Clarke and Sanchez have reached a deal on land bank bill, trumped up statistics for MontCo prison, Art Commission OKs Frazier for XFinity Live, and the elastic budget of the Port Authority > more