Posts Tagged ‘University City District’

Composting In West Philly

Composting In West Philly

June 21, 2012  |  Morning Blend

The Dirt Factory opens at 43rd and Market streets, Wayne Junction revitalization gets a grant from the federal Department of Transportation, transforming Centennial Park one lake at a time, and three film festivals in the city this week > more

Plans For Latest Eastwick Development Under Scrutiny

Plans For Latest Eastwick Development Under Scrutiny

June 12, 2012  |  Morning Blend

Environmentalists are none too happy about developer's plans for Eastwick, the Museum of the American Revolution critiqued once more, Northwest civics aim for RCO status, and composting taking off in West Philadelphia > more

In West Philadelphia, Lessons In Engaging The Public

In West Philadelphia, Lessons In Engaging The Public

June 7, 2012  |  Morning Blend

In West Philadelphia: how to increase foot traffic and encourage engagement with public space, an interactive public arts project, reflections on the many trajectories of Carroll Park; and the over-extension of City Council, demanding the power veto bike lanes > more

Bistro Folding Chairs, 30th Street

Bistro Folding Chairs, 30th Street “Porch”

March 22, 2012  |  Found

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  |  Found

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