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UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, November 2009

Pennsylvania Planning Association "Vantage Point" A publication of the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Planning Association. Citizens Business, Economy League of Greater Philadelphia The Economy League of Greater Philadelphia is an…

"Drexel Shaft" at 30th Street Station to be demolished Sunday

Necessary Ruins: Eulogy for a Shaft I consider the Drexel Shaft to be that good friend with a quiet solid presence.  Like a lot of utilitarian remnants of Philadephia’s industrial…

Baltimore Avenue Pedestrian Lighting Survey

Baltimore Avenue Pedestrian Lighting Survey University City District is conducting a study of the street lighting in the Baltimore Avenue Business District (45th to 50th Streets). Your responses to this survey…

UC Review: Campus Inn to be Homewood Suites on 41st and Walnut Sts.

UC Review: Campus Inn to be Homewood Suites on 41st and Walnut Sts. While the name and location may have changed, the hotel’s former name, Campus Inn - originally planned…

Organize your block for the University City Community Cleanup on December 5

Organize your block for the University City Community Cleanup on December 5! University City District will assist volunteers by providing trash bags, work gloves, and trash/litter removal. For more information or…

Extended-stay hotel site shifts to 41st and Walnut

First reported last week, the Daily Pennsylvanian writes that University City’s proposed extended-stay hotel is seeing a second life after the project’s planners chose to move the proposed site of…

UC Review: Walnut Hill homes to receive makeovers

UC Review: Walnut Hill homes to receive makeovers In the span of a single day, five Walnut Hill homes will undergo essential renovations on Saturday, October 10th. That’s when Rebuilding…

Publications and Newsletters, October 2009

GRID Philly, October 2009 GRID magazine is a new Philadelphia-based magazine for sustainability. Covering topics such as energy, food, shelter, transportation, ecology and culture. Green Jobs Philly News #16, October 2009…

Dranoff challenges Drexel students to design eco-conscious living space in 777 South Broad Street

A press release from Dranoff Properties: Drexel Students to LEED the Way in Greening 777 South Broad Carl Dranoff challenges interior design students at Drexel to turn 777’s hospitality suite into…

Powelton Neighborhood Plan unveiled to some skepticism

University City Review: Powelton Neighborhood Plan unveiled to some skepticism The fifty or so Powelton residents who gathered at the Community Education Center, 3500 Lancaster Ave, last Tuesday, September 22nd,…

Nominations for University City Inspirational Gardens Awards due September 25

University City District (UCD), in partnership with UC Green's network of greening enthusiasts, is pleased to announce the fifth annual University City Gardening and Beautification Awards, and is currently seeking nominations.…

UPenn releases Climate Action Plan

UPenn releases Climate Action Plan In 2007, the University of Pennsylvania’s President Amy Gutmann signed the American College and University Presidents’ Climate Commitment (ACUPCC).  This pledge committed Penn to developing plans…

Weave Bridge featured in the Architect's Newspaper

The Architect's Newspaper: Do the Twist The University of Pennsylvania has landed a piece of trophy architecture with a definite twist: the new Weave Bridge, designed by structural engineer Cecil…

Public Meeting for Powelton Village Neighborhood Plan

University City Review: Public Meeting for Powelton Village Neighborhood Plan The University City District has reported that residents and visitors of Powelton Village are invited to a public meeting to…

UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, September 2009

GRID Philly, September 2009 GRID magazine is a new Philadelphia-based magazine for sustainability. Covering topics such as energy, food, shelter, transportation, ecology and culture. Next Great City Newsletter, 7 September 2009…

Second Saturday on Baltimore Avenue

University City Review: Second Saturday on Baltimore Avenue Second Saturdays will be a recurring event at 50th and Baltimore, with outdoor craft shows planned through October. The September 12 event…

Market Street Construction to begin late September, early October

  Ground will break on streetscape improvements along Market Street from 34th to 41st Streets in West Philadelphia will begin in late September or early October and completed by Spring 2010,…

Mural Arts project along the El featured in New York Times and Wall Street Journal

A message from the Mural Arts Program: Exciting News! The Mural Arts Program's Love Letter project is featured in today's issues of The New York Times and The Wall Street…

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