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    • 5th Street Tunnel

June 30: State troopers and the transpo budget | Convention Center homeless refuge | SEPTA Key cards sold out

PennDOT and state lawmakers want to discuss moving the state troopers off of PennDOT's budget after this fiscal year, Jan Murphy reports. The state police budget has been growing at around…

    • Convention Center rendering

July 27: Momentarily accurate #PopeFence map | Williams fooled by mortgage scam | 25 years of ADA

Are Bill Green and Sam Katz going to run as a slate for City Council's two minority party At-Large seats? Ryan Briggs reports Anthony Williams was the victim of a sophisticated…

    • Broad and Walnut 1956

March 23: New Broad Street Wawa | Fiscal cost of sprawl | SEPTA's extreme weather prep

An internal Convention Center analysis claims the cost of hosting the Auto Show was 20% cheaper this year after changes to union work rules. Wawa is opening a store at Broad…

    • Obama library

January 7: 2nd District donation limits bumped | Slots revenue down | Decorate the Convention Center

Lots of #PHL2015 action yesterday: Ken Trujillo's campaign seized on some skeptical comments about ending the School Reform Commission from former D.A. Lynne Abraham in her interview with Citified, comparing her…

    • Eastern Tower

December 1: Turnpike link to I-95 | Parkadelphia | Highway widening fails

The EB-5 program that allows international investors to obtain a green card to the U.S. in exchange for major investments in the U.S. will pay off as Chinese investors have signed…

    • Philadelphia's walkable, affordable neighborhoods

August 22: Philly has the most walkable and affordable neighborhoods | Density as the key to bicycle growth | Rt 10 Trolley service suspended | PNB letters

We heard mixed reactions from readers regarding the removal of the PNB letters from Philadelphia's skyline, it does seem like cause for concern that "no city regulatory agency had…

    • Rainbow Love, North Broad Street | Theresa Stigale
Eyes on the Street

August 12: Casino spend and schmooze | Convention Center and Carpenters | North Philadelphia Aztecs get new field | WalkSafePHL expands

Welcome to the working week, Streeters. We hope you enjoyed the beautiful weekend. Here's what's buzzing this Monday morning: Applicants to build Philly’s second casino are spending and schmoozing, trying to…

    • Rendering of the residential development planned for 40th and Pine.
Eyes on the Street

William Penn Foundation ousts Nowak | Convention Center privatization | parking minimums for North Central | Variances for 40th and Pine | Dox Thrash mural lost

Good morning, Streeters and happy Thursday. Yesterday morning, the Business Journal broke the surprising news Jeremy Nowak was ousted from the William Penn Foundation presidency, stunning the region’s nonprofit community.…

    • The Historical Commission approved demolition of these two historic brownstones on the 3700 block of Chestnut Street to make way for a residential tower to be built by the Episcopal Cathedral.
Eyes on the Street

Happy President's Day 2012: Divination of Washington, ownership of Philly's transit infrastructure, city's hotel demand, Independence Hall clock tower rings again, debating PGW sale

"Three Cheers for George Washington" | NYPL Digital Collection, Image ID: 1585454 Happy President's Day, Streeters. Like you, Eyes on the Street is taking it easy today, eating cherry pie to…

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