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Colliers 'informally marketing' Church of the Assumption for $2.1 million

John Wei is willing to sell the embattled Church of the Assumption, a certified historic property at 12th and Spring Garden that he’s owned since July. The asking price? $2.1 million.…

    • Schuylkill River

Vote Schuylkill for River of the Year

Few rivers—two, to be exact—can be said to have had a truly shaping influence on the City of Philadelphia over the last 300 years. Normally, we wouldn’t encourage playing favorites, but…

    • encroach or not encroach

To encroach or not to encroach

During its monthly meeting last week, the Philadelphia City Planning Commission took split votes on three bills authorizing encroachments on the public right of way on unrelated projects throughout the city.…

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Farnham justifies granting hardship in testimony at hearing on 40th & Pine property

Another full-day hearing at the Board of L&I Review on the proposed demolition of a historic property at 40th and Pine streets stopped without finishing on Monday. Attorneys for the City…

    • evanew

2012 Year in Review: Zoning

This post is a brief look back at some of the biggest stories on the zoning/policy/development beat of 2012. It’s determined in part by which stories were clicked most by PlanPhilly…

    • RCO boundaries

Council adopts amendments to Registered Community Organization process

By a vote of 15-2 Thursday, City Council passed a bill introduced by 3rd-District Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell which changes portions of the new zoning code’s provision on Registered Community Organizations.…

    • Council Committee approves shortened list of changes to commercial corridor zoning

Council Committee approves shortened list of changes to commercial corridor zoning

An amended version of 10th-District Councilman Brian O’Neill’s Bill No. 120917 was favorably reported out of City Council’s Committee on Rules Thursday morning, by a split vote of 4-3. O’Neill, along…

    • Bills bringing shopping center to 2nd and Allegheny OK’d by Planning Commission

Bills bringing shopping center to 2nd and Allegheny OK’d by Planning Commission

The Philadelphia City Planning Commission approved three bills Tuesday afternoon that will allow for the development of a retail shopping center at 2nd Street and Allegheny Avenue in Kensington. All three…

    • Counciil members Sánchez and Green

Council support for O’Neill’s zoning changes still iffy

Councilman Brian O’Neill appears to be sticking mostly to his guns regarding his proposed changes to use tables in the CMX-2 and CMX-2.5 zoning districts, which generally apply to neighborhood commercial…

    • Report: CDCs contributed $3.3 billion to local economy since 1992

Report: CDCs contributed $3.3 billion to local economy since 1992

Community development corporations in Philadelphia have made a combined, direct contribution of $2.2 billion to the local economy over the past 20 years, according to a report issued Wednesday morning by…

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