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    • Market Street planning

Public gets a new view of Market East

Feb. 24 By Thomas J. Walsh and Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Broad plans for Market Street East, the inexplicably diminished commercial zone between 8th Street and City Hall, got their…

    • Stimulus package

Stimulus leaves visionary projects idle

Feb. 24By Thomas J. WalshFor PlanPhillyOf the $631 million that the Greater Philadelphia area will receive as part of the $787 billion “American Recovery and Reinvestment Act” signed…

Inquirer: SEPTA outlines projects set for federal funds

Inquirer: SEPTA outlines projects set for federal funds Staff writer Paul Nussbaum reports that SEPTA will receive $190 million from the federal stimulus package, which will help launch 28 projects…

DAG concern over TOD zoning classification

Feb. 24As City Council hears testimony today regarding the creation of a new zoning classification called a Transit Oriented Design District, Design Advocacy Chair Joanne Aitken has released this statement…

    • Citizen Budget hearings

See video testimonials from final city budget forum

The fourth and final citizen budget forum was held last night from 6 to 9:30 at Pinn Memorial Baptist Church, 2251 N. 54th Street in West Philadelphia. Citizens are being asked…

    • Market Street

Tonight: Planning Market East corridor

Feb. 21By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyIf you're going to today's Planning Commission community meeting on preliminary findings for the Market Street East corridor, don't expect to see any…

Northwood Civic Association meeting

[googlemaps,+phila&sll=45.515628,-122.68369&sspn=59.360629,158.203125&ie=UTF8&ll=40.037472,-75.083656&spn=0.003976,0.009656&t=h&z=14&iwloc=A&cid=40027869,-75087857,436937736204947618&output=embed&s=AARTsJo0-79WHhRxh3pOljG0OxpqZolx-g&w=425&h=350] There will be a Northwood Civic Association meeting tomorrow night, Feb. 24, from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at St. James Lutheran Church at Pratt Street and Castor Ave.

    • Natalia Olsen de Savicky

Proper opposition to development

Natalia Olson de Savyckyj and Judith Eden at a ZCC meeting in early 2008. Feb. 23By Thomas J. WalshFor PlanPhillyA forum will be held Thursday evening (Feb. 26)…

Loose Canon: Once and Future Journalism

Loose Canon: Once and Future Journalism See Bruce Schimmel's column in this week's City Paper that features an overview of PlanPhilly managing editor Matt Golas and his efforts to cover…

    • President's House model

Making of the President's House

Feb. 23 Rendell wants President's House fast-tracked Official website Watch the video By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyWith more than six years of planning behind them and the funds needed…

UPDATED: Newsletters, February 2009

Pennsylvania Planning Association "Vantage Point" A publication of the Pennsylvania chapter of the American Planning Association. Preservation Alliance e-news, February 2009 The mission of the Preservation Alliance is to actively promote…

    • Green resonates at Penn

Green resonates at Penn

By Brandon GollottiFor Plan PhillyA 19th Century building on the University of Pennsylvania campus is currently undergoing a renovation and expansion to provide a fitting and sustainable home for…

PA House: Small Business Energy Efficiency Grant Program

A message from the House Democratic CaucusSmall business energy efficiency grants In this episode of i on PA, learn more about the new Small Business Energy Efficiency Grant…

    • Market Street

Tuesday: Planning Market East corridor

By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyIf you're going to today's Planning Commission community meeting on preliminary findings for the Market Street East corridor, don't expect to see any concrete plans.You…

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Archbishop Ryan alumnus and astronaut stops by Drexel University

By Christopher Wink Chris Ferguson is definitely that guy you wish you kept in touch with from high school. The 1979 graduate of Archbishop Ryan stopped by his old stomping grounds…

Frankford toddler found home alone

By Shannon McDonald Police found a 3-year-old boy alone in a Frankford apartment Wednesday morning. Neighbors and nearby PGW workers saw a police officer break down the door to an apartment…

Jamie Foxx at Holmesburg Prison

By Shannon McDonald Jamie Foxx has been in town recently filming his latest movie, Law Abiding Citizen. He spent all this week at Holmesburg Prison, where the crew will…

    • Preservation effort in Baltimore

Gentrification in the Age of Subprime

Lone rowhouse in Baltimore holds its own against modern development ... credit Baltimore Sun Feb. 20 By Thomas J. WalshFor PlanPhilly In the midst of the current housing crisis, with…

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