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Help Restore Girard Veterans Memorial

Help Restore Girard Veterans Memorial Make a donation today to restore this wonderful community space and gateway to Fairmount and Brewerytown. Make a donation today help transform the Veterans Memorial at…

Economy League launches study on open space

Study on open space launched Last month, the Economy League began a first-of-its-kind assessment of the value of protected open space in the five counties of southeastern Pennsylvania. The study will…

Apply to appear in new Airport mural

How Philly Moves! How Philly Moves is an extraordinary new work of community-based public art that celebrates the joy of dance—coming to the Philadelphia International Airport in June 2011. Do you…

Big Money for "Livable Communities" in FY2011 Federal Budget

In this issue of APA Advocate, the American Planning Association's Update on Legislative and Policy Issues: HUD Issues Advance Notice on Planning Grants, Seeks Comment Congress approved $150 million FY…

NY releases design guidelines to aid fitness

Associated Press: NY releases design guidelines to aid fitness The city has come up with design guidelines to help architects and urban planners design buildings, plazas, and other spaces in…

SCRUB letter regarding billboard legislation

A message from SCRUB: Councilman Frank DiCicco Introduces Legislation that Strips Neighborhoods of their Right to Enforce Billboard Laws Billboard prohibition and removal has enhanced revitalization efforts in every corner of…

Historic Baltimore Avenue Churches Promote Community Use

Historic Baltimore Avenue Churches Promote Community Use The sacred places in our neighborhood stand out as landmarks on our blocks and along our avenues but too often we value them from…

RFP for Work on the Spring Garden El Underpass Now Available

Artists & Craftspeople - RFP for Work on the Spring Garden El Underpass Now Available The NLNA and the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program are inviting proposals for decorative and lighting improvements…

Inquirer: Volunteers turn Kensington playground into skatepark

Inquirer: Volunteers turn Kensington playground into skatepark Driven by frustration over the open-air drug dealing at abandoned Pop's Playground in Kensington, Laura Semmelroth walked into the Philadelphia Skateshop two years…

Inquirer: How to use old Bethlehem rail line?

Inquirer: How to use old Bethlehem rail line? What's the best use of the old rail line that once carried passengers between Lansdale and Bethlehem? A revived SEPTA commuter line,…

David Byrne to speak on bicycle advocacy in Philadelphia

A group of diverse people will conduct a panel discussion on the intersection of bicycle advocacy, urban planning and civic responsibility on Thursday, Feb. 4, at the Academy of Natural Sciences.…

Complete the Schuylkill River Trail

Complete the Trail On the Schuylkill, the Complete the Schuylkill River Trail coalition has launched their new website: http://completethetrail.org/. The site includes information about trail segments, the online petition to…

UPDATED: Publications and Newsletters, January 2010

Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission Newsletter: Winter 2010 The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission is dedicated to uniting the region's elected officials, planning professionals and the public with a common vision…

Take a city murals tour and see the Philadelphia Flower Show!

Murals & Gardens ToursDAILY; SUNDAY FEBRUARY 28 THROUGH SUNDAY, MARCH 7, 2010 • 10:00 AM$46.00 (INCLUDES TOUR AND ONE-DAY ADMISSION TO THE FLOWER SHOW) As a special offer for…

Love Letter Mural Tours now held every Saturday

See Philadelphia's Renowned Love LetterDue to popular demand, tours of the Love Letter Project, consisting of 50 rooftop murals from 45th to 63rd streets along the Market Street corridor,…

Pier 53 Design and Construction Plan RFP

Pier 53 Design and Construction Plan RFP The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation and the City of Philadelphia are seeking proposals from qualified design/build consultants to prepare a design and construction plan…

Inky: Fox Chase loses appeal to use Burholme Park

Fox Chase loses appeal to use Burholme ParkBy Linda Loyd Fox Chase Cancer Center yesterday lost its appeal to use 19.4 acres of neighboring Burholme Park for a $1 billion…

UC Review: Market Street Revitalization Begins

UC Review: Market Street Revitalization Begins The University City District (UCD) is reporting that Market Street in University City is getting a facelift. Work began in November on a project…

Letter from Philadelphia Bike Messenger Association on proposed cycling legislation

Letter from Philadelphia Bike Messenger Association on proposed cycling legislation The Philadelphia Bike Messenger Association (PBMA) would like to declare our stance on new cycling legislation proposed by Councilmen DiCicco and…

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