PlanPhilly

Articles

You are viewing 79 articles by the author Andrew Goodman concerning West

University City: Community grant awardees breathe new life into Clark Park

A message from the University City District: University City District (UCD) and the Clark Park Partnership, a consortium that oversees park maintenance, events, policies and capital projects, is proud to…

UC Review: Clark Park gets donation from 27th Ward Democrats

UC Review: Clark Park gets donation from 27th Ward Democrats The Friends of Clark Park wish to thank the Democratic Party Committee of the 27th Ward for a generous donation…

UC Review: L&I Sweep of Baltimore Ave announced

UC Review: L&I Sweep of Baltimore Ave announced Last Thursday, the UC Review launched its radio show on WPEB, 88.1 last Thursday, May 6th at 8:00 a.m. Featuring Editor Robert…

    • Livable Communities and Philadelphia

Livable Communities and Philadelphia

On Monday, May 17th, Livable Communities Task Force Members Earl Blumenauer and Allyson Y. Schwartz will join Penn Design School’s Penn Praxis and the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia for…

UC Review: Baltimore Ave Redesign discussion continues

UC Review: Baltimore Ave Redesign discussion continues Marred by vacant lots, vacant storefronts and abandoned residential homes, Baltimore Ave between the 4900 and 5200 blocks is in serious need of…

UC Review: Touring the little republic known as Powelton

UC Review: Touring the little republic known as Powelton Whenever architect David S. Traub has work in Powelton, he calls in advance for permission to enter. He’s asked at which…

Clark Park’s 11th Annual Party for the Park

By Frank L. Chance  President, Friends of Clark Park Clark Park is one of the best features of West Philadelphia. My wife and I moved into the neighborhood in 1993, just…

UC Review: Pothole gardening, courtesy of Streets Department

UC Review: Pothole gardening, courtesy of Streets Department Block captains from every corner of the city led residents on this year’s spring clean up Saturday, April 10th. But in addition…

UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, April 2010

GRID Magazine: Party Post-Op, the Food Issue, Griddle updates, and more! GRID magazine is a new Philadelphia-based magazine for sustainability. Covering topics such as energy, food, shelter, transportation, ecology and culture.…

UC Review: Neighborhood Bike Works Empowers Community

UC Review: Neighborhood Bike Works Empowers Community In our modern era of overwhelmingly rapid technological advancement, children are spending more time interacting virtually and less time participating in physical activity…

West Philadelphia CDC Launches Green Roofing and Cool Roofing Program

March 26, 2010 The Partnership CDC Launches "Green Improvement" Programs; City to Match Funds The Partnership CDC is organizing a training initiative that will focus on Green Roofing and Cool Roofing…

UC Review: Community Grant Opportunities Announced for University City’s Clark Park

UC Review: Community Grant Opportunities Announced for University City’s Clark Park University City District (UCD) and the Clark Park Partnership, a consortium that oversees park maintenance, events, policies and capital…

Drexel Names New President, Opens Athletic Center

John A. Fry Named Drexel University's 14th President Drexel University's Board of Trustees named John A. Fry as the University's 14th president after a unanimous vote, announced Chairman Richard A. Greenawalt.…

Attention Artists! Free studio space for 1 year! 40th St AIR

The 40th Street Artist-in-Residence Program (AIR) awards West Philadelphia artists 1 year of free studio space at 40th and Chestnut Sts. In exchange, each artist shares his/her talents with the West…

University City Review: West Philadelphia Sustainable Communities Updates

University City Review: SCI-West Updates The buzzword for 2010 seems to be "healthy". However the SCI-West target area is faced with some challenging health statistics. For example, more than one-quarter…

Philly Weekly Spotlights the Delaware Riverfront

In this week's Multimedia section of Philadelphia Weekly, Stephen Metzger posts a video about the Delaware riverfront, the many neighborhoods it touches and the variety of activities at the river's…

University City Updates: Baltimore Avenue redesign and Historical Society awards

UC Review: Discussion begins on Baltimore Ave. redesign from 4900-52nd Streets The seven blocks of Baltimore Avenue beginning at Clark Park on 43rd Street through to the Dock Street Brew…

UC Review reports on Zoning Code Commission public comment

UC Review: New draft of zoning code gets an airing Last week West Philadelphia became the first of the city’s neighborhoods to view and comment on the first draft of…

UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, March 2010

GRID Philly, April 2010 GRID magazine is a new Philadelphia-based magazine for sustainability. Covering topics such as energy, food, shelter, transportation, ecology and culture. DVRPC Focus Newsletter, March 2010 Delaware Valley…

1, 2, 3, 4

You are viewing 79 posts by the author Andrew Goodman concerning West







Browse by




Logging in via Facebook

Log in

Subscribe to our mailing list

* indicates required
Which weekly emails would you like to receive?