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    • Master Plan land use designations

Some of CDAG's concerns regarding a waterfront zoning overlay remain, as the deadline to get a draft to city council nears

A group that advocates for the city's plan to revitalize the Central Delaware waterfront still has some worries about future waterfront zoning designations. Concerns hinge on billboards and other non-accessory signs,…

    • Key connectors

CDAG's overlay angst: Group worries about blocked river views, developments fronted with parking lots and too much signage

Members of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group are concerned that changes in the latest draft of the Central Delaware Overlay could result in blocked river views, developments fronted with parking lots…

CDAG asks city council not to make any riverfront zoning changes that contradict the Central Delaware Master Plan

A group that advocates for the Central Delaware Riverfront has asked Mayor Michael Nutter and City Council to support the refrain from any zoning-by-parcel unless the zoning change fits in the…

    • Contrary to concerns, riverfront overlay stands until new overlay or new zoning code takes effect.

Contrary to concerns, riverfront overlay stands until new overlay or new zoning code takes effect.

Thursday night's Central Delaware Advisory Group meeting began with some panic over the overlay designed to keep Central Delaware Riverfront development in line with the city's vision for the waterfront's future.…

    • CDAG members study the new SugarHouse plan

Riverfront advocacy group discusses pros and cons of new casino expansion plan

Members of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group don't particularly like SugarHouse Casino's new expansion plan. But they didn't like the old version, either.So, after mulling things over at a Thursday…

    • Blatstein property / photo by John Suvannavejh

Waterfront advocacy group says three billboard proposals run counter to the city's long term riverfront goals

Members of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group say that three billboard proposals along the waterfront are both inconsistent with the city's long-range vision for the waterfront and in violation of a…

    • Photo courtesy of SCRUB

CDAG to fight waterfront projects that threaten the waterfront vision

Developments that violate the public's vision for the Central Delaware riverfront have been getting the green light despite a zoning overlay meant to ensure that doesn't happen, say members of the…

    • Master Plan Manager Thorp, second from the end at left, talks with CDAG

Monday's master plan unveiling to include before-and-after renderings of the Central Delaware

Eleven before-and-after renderings of key sites along the seven-mile stretch of the Delaware River Waterfront will be shown to the public as part of the Monday release of the draft summary…

Meet the First District city council candidates at this month's CDAG meeting

The four First District City Council candidates will answer waterfront planning and development questions at the  Central Delaware Advocacy Group's next meeting.Vern Anastasio, Joe Grace, Jeff Hornstein and Mark Squilla…

CDAG refines comments for master planners; decides to take meetings on the road

Members of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group continued to refine their comments, questions and concerns on the in-the-works Master Plan for the Central Delaware at their Thursday meeting.At a Feb.…

    • Nov. 11 CDAG meeting

Some concern about Central Delaware plan on North and South ends

People who live on the north and south ends of the 6-mile stretch of riverfront the city is working to revitalize are not satisfied that the in-the-works guide to redevelopment does…

CDAG to seek more information on the Central Delaware Master Plan at a special meeting next week

The Central Delaware Advocacy Group will hold a special meeting Thursday to get more information about proposals for the Central Delaware Master Plan – the in-progress guide to redeveloping the waterfront…

    • Master Plan Manager Sarah Thorp discusses the setback, other issues with CDAG

Size of riverfront setback could shrink considerably

The 100-foot buffer now required between development and the Delaware River in central Philadelphia may shrink significantly, perhaps to 35 feet. The larger swath is current law stipulated in the Central…

    • Discussion on the Central Delaware. Photo by DRWC

Planners get residents' ideas for Central Delaware makeover

A trolley that travels down Washington Avenue from Broad Street to the Delaware River; low-rise, densely built residences; restaurants and shops tucked beneath I-95. These are just a few of the…

    • CDAG issues waterfront progress report

CDAG issues waterfront progress report

The Central Delaware Advocacy Group has issued a progress report on Philadelphia's efforts toward creating a world-class waterfront. CDAG Chairman Steve Weixler said the report is not meant to remark on…

    • CDAG meeting

CDAG discussion heats up over potential meeting with Wynn

March 11, 2010By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe Central Delaware Advocacy Group had an at-times heated debate about whether and when members should meet with prospective Foxwoods Casino developer…

    • PCPC's Bill Kramer testifies before council

PCPC waterfront zoning proposal on its way through council

February 23, 2010By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyA zoning proposal that would eliminate height restrictions on seven blocks of the Central Delaware is on its way to city council.

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    • CDAG meeting

CDAG holds report card on waterfront progress

Nov. 12 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The Central Delaware Advocacy Group is working on a report card that will gauge the city's progress in implementing the long-range plan for…

    • Pier 11

DRWC master plan finalists selected

Oct. 20 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe list of  firms interested in creating the master plan for Philadelphia's Central Delaware waterfront has been whittled down to five finalists, with…

    • CDAG issues waterfront progress report

CDAG's stand: form over function

Sept. 10By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyMembers of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group spent much of their Thursday meeting talking about  how they should respond to the Pennsylvania Gaming…

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