Posts Tagged ‘Schuylkill Banks’

Three Men And A Boat

Three Men And A Boat

April 16, 2013  |  History

After a couple years without it, the pleasure cruise returns to the Schuylkill River this summer. Vivienne Tang and Theresa Stigale hop on board The Patriot to see what's in store > more

Paine's Skatepark Breaks Ground

Paine’s Skatepark Breaks Ground

October 15, 2012  |  Development

The $4.5 million project, over a decade in the making, will be largely completed by the end of January, 2013 > more

80 Years Old, University Avenue Bridge Finds Itself At The Center Of The Action

80 Years Old, University Avenue Bridge Finds Itself At The Center Of The Action

June 15, 2012  |  Architecture

New contributor Shadowbat puts the focus on the Art Deco University Avenue Bridge, what could be a key to linking medical research facilities on both sides of the Schuylkill and with some better lighting and improvements a pleasing element of the expanding world of the Schuylkill Banks > more

Regional Bike Trail System Unveiled

Regional Bike Trail System Unveiled

May 31, 2012  |  Urbanism

Mike Szilagyi reports on the creation and branding of the The Circuit, a 250 mile non-motorized trail network local officials envision eventually tripling to 750 miles > more

Take My Stone, Please!

Take My Stone, Please!

February 10, 2012  |  Development

Few people loved the granite that covered Dilworth Plaza except skateboarders, and now they'll get to keep skating on some of it > more