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Offices planned for Finnigan's Wake building at 3rd and Spring Garden

Once ranked among the top 25 douchiest bars in Philadelphia, Finnigan’s Wake, at 3rd and Spring Garden streets in Northern Liberties, is set to be converted into offices. On Thursday, Councilman…

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September 23: Tom Wolf on cities | Cigarette tax passes House | Philly rents flat | Uber introduces wheelchair-accessible vehicles

The two candidates for Pennsylvania governor sparred last night in the first debate of the general election. For some reason land use has failed to heat up as a major campaign…

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Finnegan's Wake proposal back before council

A bill related to the Finnegan's Wake plans to build balconies over Spring Garden Street and close a section of Bodine Street to vehicular traffic is back before City Council, and…

    • Will a 197-foot tall mixed-use building rise at this vacant corner of 2nd and Race streets?
Eyes on the Street

Defending 205 Race Street plan | Council overrides veto, proposes code updates | OCF v. PRA: vacant lot cleanup | Route 34 trolley returns

Old City Civic Association is again fighting a tower proposal, this time a 197-foot tall residential building (with ground floor retail) at the corner of 2nd and Race, designed by Peter…

    • Balconies proposed for Finnegan's Wake's Spring Garden Street facade, approved by City Council, were nixed by Mayor Nutter.
    • Finnegan's Wake: The owners and neighbors are still at odds over balconies the bar has permission to build.

Northern Liberties Neighbors still fighting Finnegan's Wake balconies, but feel hamstrung by city council vote

City Council's recent approval of zoning changes allowing an expansion of Finnegan's Wake has greatly hampered the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association's ability to negotiate with the owner for changes to the…

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City Council says Finnegan's Wake can build two-story balcony over Spring Garden sidewalk

Finnegan's Wake can build a two-story balcony hanging over most of the Spring Garden Street sidewalk, an outdoor dining patio on Bodine Street, and a second catering entrance, thanks to ordinances…

    • Lily in the City | phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr group
Eyes on the Street

Finnegan's own private street | Fishtown's meat man | a better Kensington | ATV/dirt bike debate | abandoned Mt. Sinai

Lily in the City | phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr groupFinnegan’s Wake will get to privatize and pedestrianize a short stretch of Bodine Street, reports Kellie Patrick Gates…

    • Planning recommends striking part of Bodine Street to add Finnegan's Wake patio, but says no to balconies over Spring Garden

Planning recommends striking part of Bodine Street to add Finnegan's Wake patio, but says no to balconies over Spring Garden

The Philadelphia City Planning Commission Tuesday endorsed proposed legislation that would close a portion of tiny Bodine Street to motorized vehicles, making way for Finnegan's Wake to build an outdoor dining…

    • Greensgrow, inside (2011) | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr group
    • This dumpster sits near Finnegan's Wake on Bodine Street

Finnegan's Wake growth dead for now

Proposed legislation that would have abandoned a section of Bodine Street to allow for the expansion of Finnegan's Wake, a Northern Liberties bar/catering hall, has died without a City Council vote.The bill…

Eyes on the Street

Finnegan's Wake wants a street, Business Privilege Tax reform passes, zero-foreclosure sheriff, Catholic church closings

Frank DiCicco introduced a bill in City Council to strike a block of little Bodine Street between Spring Garden and Green streets to let Finnegan’s Wake build a three-story deck out…

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