Posts Tagged ‘SS United States’

SS United States Too Costly To Return To Ocean, Study Concludes

SS United States Too Costly To Return To Ocean, Study Concludes

August 5, 2016  |  Morning Blend

Rethinking SS United States plans once more, select school buildings to receive additional lead testing, and Ridge Avenue’s revival in Francisville > more

First Step Toward $1.5 Billion HUP Project Receives Initial Approval

First Step Toward $1.5 Billion HUP Project Receives Initial Approval

February 11, 2015  |  Morning Blend

City Council Committee recommends $3 million temporary walkway over Convention Ave, Logan Square residents move to block Franklin Institute digital sign, the retention of South Philly’s refineries, and rusting ship receives sizable anonymous donation > more

Philly Realtors Propose Bolder Tax Abatement For New Construction

Philly Realtors Propose Bolder Tax Abatement For New Construction

June 17, 2013  |  Morning Blend

Countering Wilson Goode Jr. on the tax-abatement, Engine 46 may be demolished, Chinese Cultural and Community Center protected, Rendell urges support for infrastructure bill, and two buildings to help SS United States > more

There'll Never Be Another U

There’ll Never Be Another U

April 19, 2013  |  Last Light

As the window appears to close on the opportunity for saving the SS United States, Chandra Lampreich squeezes through for a spectacular look at the spectacular ship > more

SS United States Looking For Emergency Funding

SS United States Looking For Emergency Funding

March 26, 2013  |  Morning Blend

The call of the scrapyard grows louder for the SS United States, police to crack down on Old City party buses, focusing on the food at Philly BYOs, the art of collecting art, and 4-story apartment building set for Spruce Hill > more