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    • Delaware River Trail

Sneaking a peak at the Delaware River Trail

Oct. 22, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyStarting behind the South Philadelphia Wal*Mart is a snippet of waterfront trail so new it hasn't even officially opened yet.The interim…

    • 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…

    • A temporary slots facility in Indiana

Foxwoods may need temporary facility

Oct. 16 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyFoxwoods Casino officials say they only may be able to get 1,500 slot  machines up and running by May 2011 if the Pennsylvania…

    • Tom Corcoran, executive director of Delaware River Waterfront Corporation

Corcoran crosses the Delaware

Aug. 17 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Tom Corcoran, president and CEO of Cooper's Ferry Development Association in Camden, was named president of the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation - the…

    • Photos of Piers 3, 5, 9, and 11 (left to right) from the Ben Franklin Bridge

Pier 11 firm selected

July 31 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Field Operations bested three other finalists for the Pier 11 redo in what DRWC Director and Penn School of Design Dean…

    • Civic Vision

Council OKs overlay, historic interiors bills

June 18 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyCity Council unanimously passed legislation aimed at creating a multi-use riverfront trail, a dense retail/commercial corridor, and connections between neighborhoods and…

    • South Philadelphia

Waterfront overlay gains traction

Full Council will vote today on bill that calls for a conditional 100-foot setback and public access. A parcel north of the Delaware Power Station and south of the Conrail Lands…

    • CDAG meeting

A sense of urgency at CDAG

May 14, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyMembers of the Central Delaware Advocacy Group will next week urge the City Planning Commission to approve a zoning plan for the…

    • Central Delaware pierhead and bulkhead lines

Central Delaware overlay details emerge

April 17 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe Philadelphia City Planning Commission meeting on April 21 will be wide-ranging, comprehensive and crucial to the imagined and built environment on several…

RFP issued to turn Pier 11 into a park

The search for a designer to turn the bedraggled Pier 11 into a public riverfront destination has begun. Late Thursday afternoon, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation and the city posted an…

    • Riverfront setback and trail

DiCicco overlay gets more mixed reviews

Mar. 25, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyA waterfront advisory group remains concerned that a proposed zoning overlay doesn’t do enough to protect public access to the riverfront and…

    • Pier 11

What's up with Central Delaware overlay?

Mar. 9By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyNeither the advocates for a long-range plan to reconnect the city to its river nor the owners of riverfront property are pleased with…

    • President's House model

Making of the President's House

Feb. 23 Rendell wants President's House fast-tracked Official website Watch the video By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyWith more than six years of planning behind them and the funds needed…

    • Rev. Gloucester re-interred

New ID for remains buried with Gloucesters

Feb. 05By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyMembers of Lombard Central Presbyterian Church were amazed and joyful when the remains of their founding pastor Stephen Gloucester - an abolitionist who…

Rendell wants President's House fast-tracked

Jan. 21 Check out the video By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The President's House Commemorative Site - which will showcase both the long-gone home where Presidents Washington and Adams lived,…

    • Rev. Gloucester re-interred

Final resting place for Rev. Gloucester

The brief service was led by Rev. Randy Barge, who is pastor of Calvin Presbyterian Church and moderator of Lombard Central.Dec. 2Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly…

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