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You are viewing 3 articles with the tag Civic Landscapes by the author Ashley Hahn

    • Franklin Square and bridge approach, 1926 | (Image #6800) Aero Service Corp., courtesy of Aerial Viewpoint, Spring, TX
Eyes on the Street

From Above: Franklin Square and Monument Plaza, 1926

Today Jim Saksa has a story about efforts to turn Monument Plaza into a more inviting public place. What's Monument Plaza? It's that wedge between the Benjamin Franklin Bridge approach and…

    • Psychylustro's orange and white pops over Glenwood Green Acres
Eyes on the Street

Wild strokes and wildflowers color the Northeast Corridor through Philly

Glenwood Green Acres is a 30-year old community garden at North 18th and Glenwood Avenue, a 4-acre green oasis on the site of a former factory that burned down. The garden…

    • Civic Landscape PHL / I-95 - overview | courtesy of PHS
Eyes on the Street

PHS looks to seven sites as next generation civic landscapes

Imagine seeing a landform sculpture or a sea of patterned plantings from the sky as you come in to land at Philadelphia International Airport, intstead of the tangle of asphalt and…

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