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    • Produce will still be a priority for Italian Market stands.

September 9: Suburbanizing Ridge Avenue | 9th Street BID | energy insecurity

Inga Saffron takes issue with the Philadelphia Housing Authority’s suburban-style design mentality for Ridge Avenue in Sharswood, from its new headquarters to plans that leave not enough density to shore up…

    • Cocoon | Rob Lybeck, EOTS Flickr Group
    • Washington Avenue at 9th, August 2015
    • Parking on South Broad Street | Steve Ives, Flickr
    • An American eagle caps the main entrance to the former post office building at 30th and Market Streets.
    • One Riverside, April 2016 | Michael Klusek, EOTS Flickr Group

May 25: Basciano blames | PREIT puts on Vegas show | Digging at Museum of the American Revolution

Carl Dranoff’s One Riverside was topped off this week, rising 22 floors at 25th and Locust along Schuylkill Banks. Alan Heavens reports “about 40 of the 68 units are spoken…

    • 676 Construction | Steve Ives, EOTS Flickr Group
    • Dilworth Park, August 2015 | David Swift, EOTS Flickr Group
    • oil rail car | Michael Klusek, EOTS Flickr Group
    • Market Square | Gary Reed, EOTS Flickr Group

August 24: Bike-transit plan | Pope construction prep | Divine Lorraine's draw | Oval season over | Market Square | Road Diet explainer

The last week of August is upon us. Make it a good one. Meantime, your Monday morning reads: As Philly’s transit ridership and bicycling rates keep climbing, SEPTA is trying to…

    • Engine 29 | Steve Ives, EOTS Flickr Group
    • 40th and Pine's crooked cupola.
    • View from the Passyunk Avenue bridge, looking east

August 18: Changing Washington Ave | President's House | Oil train safety | Petrochemical history | Park Towne Place redo | Inside Bok | Tax delinquency

Good morning, Philly. Here’s what we’re reading: Holly Otterbein outlined the forces and tensions that are reshaping Washington Avenue particularly rezoning west of Broad to create a more mixed-use corridor and…

    • The Gallery

August 17: Trolley blitz over | Gallery recycling | Saffron on Cheesecake | SugarHouse expansion | Bridesburg demo

Welcome to the working week, Philly: Ashley here, stepping back in the Buzz seat to bring you the morning news so Jon can pay attention to being a new dad.…

    • Zig-Zag 14 | Rob Lybeck, EOTS Flickr Group
Eyes on the Street

May 27: Philly media auction | Tax-delinquency improvements | 35,000 potholes and counting | Philly Pumptrack | City growth

Good morning, Streeters. We hope you enjoyed a refreshing long weekend. We've got another warm day on tap, with rain later that will cool off the next few days. A…

    • 1128 Chestnut Street
    • Pennsylvania Urban Search and Rescue was onsite within the hour.
Eyes on the Street

22nd and Market building collapse [news roundup]

We’re still following the news of Wednesday’s fatal building collapse at 22nd and Market Street. It's still very early in terms of investigaiton, but here's a roundup of what's known this…

    • 4700sansom
Eyes on the Street

Assessing AVI: Information sources and impact roundup

Late last week the City's Office of Property Assessment sent out new property assessments as part of the Actual Value Initiative (AVI), an ambitious effort to reform Philadelphia's badly broken property-tax…

    • startracks
Eyes on the Street

Jan 31: BIA fights O'Neill's commercial zoning changes | Manayunk's drinking problem | no veto override for Electric Factory ad | Cira South update | uphill battle for Actual Value Initiative

Good morning and happy Thursday. After last night’s storm the temperature is expected to drop 40° by 5pm, so don't be fooled by the warm morning. Here’s what’s making news…

    • SEPTA station
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