Posts Tagged ‘University City District’

New 40th Street Trolley Portal Design Dull On Arrival

New 40th Street Trolley Portal Design Dull On Arrival

March 19, 2018  |  Art & Design

University City District's beautification of the 40th Street Trolley Portal was high on concept, but appears to have fumbled on delivery. Contributor Ann de Forest has the full review > more

Public Green Plans For 40th Street Trolley Portal To Break Ground In 2015

Public Green Plans For 40th Street Trolley Portal To Break Ground In 2015

January 9, 2015  |  Development

Plans to transform the 40th Street Trolley Portal into a meadowy, transit oasis are shovel ready and in motion. Ten years in the concept phase, the project recently gained momentum from the success of activating underutilized public spaces like The Porch at 30th Street Station and Dilworth Plaza. Construction at the portal is slated to begin this year > more

Bistro Folding Chairs, 30th Street

Bistro Folding Chairs, 30th Street “Porch”

March 22, 2012  |  Art & Design

Veteran design writer Caroline Tiger debuts today on the Daily with some insight into the iconic French folding bistro chair, put to use in full flower in the new plaza outside 30th Street Station > more

X Marks The?

X Marks The?

February 1, 2012  |  Art & Design

Is this stone X, under the Walnut Street Bridge, art or... > more

30th Street Station Unveils Its “Porch”

30th Street Station Unveils Its “Porch”

November 3, 2011  |  Art & Design

Mayor Michael Nutter was proud to announce yesterday the beginning of a transformation of the urban space that had bewildered him for all his life > more