Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Land Bank’

Residents Sound Off To Land Bank Following Release Of New Report

Residents Sound Off To Land Bank Following Release Of New Report

June 21, 2019  |  News

The Philadelphia Land Bank draws anger and frustration with the release of its new strategic plan and performance report. Kimberly Haas has the details > more

Why Even The Temporary Privatization of Public Space Is Too Much

Why Even The Temporary Privatization of Public Space Is Too Much

April 29, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Preserving public space from the call of privatism, remembering the racial tensions of 1918, Independence National Historic Park sees increase in visitors and revenues, Land Bank moves its first parcels, and Councilman getting serious about Open Streets > more

Kenney Talks Commercial Development

Kenney Talks Commercial Development

December 10, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Mayor-elect previews economic development policy, honoring South Philly paratroopers on Columbus Boulevard, unsanitary conditions throughout school district facilities, and a land bank FAQ > more

Small Steps To Energize West Market Street

Small Steps To Energize West Market Street

December 4, 2015  |  Morning Blend

How to energize Philly’s “most boring street,” first set of vacant properties likely to be deposited in Land Bank, reviewing Nutter’s record on sustainability, and a century of gratuitous literature in Overbrook > more

Wolf Pledges 3.7K Jobs For Port Of Philadelphia

Wolf Pledges 3.7K Jobs For Port Of Philadelphia

November 5, 2015  |  Morning Blend

Governor wants the port to stay internationally competitive, critics umimpressed at Land Bank's short-to-medium term goals, and inside the new Rodeph Shalom > more