Posts Tagged ‘Richmond Generating Station’

Searching For Frankford Creek Along A Winding Trail

Searching For Frankford Creek Along A Winding Trail

February 28, 2019  |  Vantage

Sharon Barr goes looking for one of Philly's oldest tributaries via the Frankford Creek Greenway. What she finds is an urban trail struggling to connect with its namesake > more

Considering Our Riverfront <em>Palazzos Of Power</em>: Their History And Potential

Considering Our Riverfront Palazzos Of Power: Their History And Potential

November 2, 2016  |  Vantage

Michael Bixler catches up with architectural historian Aaron Wunsch to discuss his and photographer Joseph E. B. Elliott's new book, "Palazzos Of Power," which they will present tonight at the Center for Architecture > more

Parks And Trails Advance On The North Delaware While Real Estate Development Stalls

Parks And Trails Advance On The North Delaware While Real Estate Development Stalls

December 19, 2012  |  News

An earlier effort to encourage residential and mixed use development north of Penn Treaty Park hasn't panned out. But as trail and greenway projects advance, officials reconsider the right approach to former industrial parcels > more

Confessions of a

Confessions of a “Ruin Pornographer”

March 12, 2012  |  Soapbox

Call it "ruin porn" if you like, but for Abandoned America's Matthew Christopher, photographing lost places is an act of interrogation--there are no answers, he says, only questions > more

Battersea But Better

Battersea But Better

December 13, 2011  |  Possible City

Philadelphia Electric Company's monumental power stations on the Delaware: truly "palazzos of power" > more