Posts Tagged ‘Lower Northeast’

The Lower Northeast And Lower Northwest Have Gotten Poorer

The Lower Northeast And Lower Northwest Have Gotten Poorer

December 18, 2013  |  Morning Blend

South Philly gets richer, what the Philly Macy's says about the fate of urban department stores, Passyunk wants historic properties, smarter and more efficient emergency response, and stopping by Pier 124 > more

Grants Secured For Two Frankford Improvement Projects

Grants Secured For Two Frankford Improvement Projects

May 30, 2013  |  Morning Blend

A half-million to fuel development in Lower Northeast District, shortening the leash on deadbeats contracted by the School District, Wayne Junction-area daycare proposal not too popular, and > more

The Green Grass Of The Middle Class

The Green Grass Of The Middle Class

May 10, 2013  |  Vantage

Philadelphia, like all cities, is experiencing a decline of the middle class, which is why, argues Sandy Smith, we need to pay careful attention to the Northeast > more

O'Neill's Attempt To Repeal New Commercial Zoning In NE Advances; Here's Why It Matters

O’Neill’s Attempt To Repeal New Commercial Zoning In NE Advances; Here’s Why It Matters

December 13, 2012  |  Soapbox

Castor Avenue is poised to become the Northeast's "downtown"--the kind of a walkable and engaging shopping district the growing Northeast deserves. Maneuvers in City Council today may mean another wasted opportunity, argues writer--and Oxford Circle resident--Sandy Smith > more

Planning Commission Adopts Plan For Lower Northeast

Planning Commission Adopts Plan For Lower Northeast

October 17, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Rethinking Castor Ave, the last of "Open Air," the collapse of the first South Street Bridge, discussing Chinatown's import, and Boeing assists in surveying the Delaware > more