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    • PHL Local Gaming's proposed entertainment and recreation district

PHL Local Gaming: If we get the license, you'll get a waterpark, zip-lines, restaurants and more

If tomato king Joe Procacci gets Philadelphia's second casino license, Philadelphia will also get a new entertainment district with restaurants, retail, sports facilities, zip-lines, a golf driving range, a dry ski/skateboarding…

    • Dan Keating in front of Keating's casino comparison chart

Wynn Philadelphia project manager: Here's why we're the best bet

The differences between Wynn Philadelphia and the five other groups jousting for Philadelphia's remaining casino license boils down to where their customers would come from, how they would get to the…

    • Proposed Casino Revolution, with tower under construction

PHL Local Gaming: We'd be quickest to open

The team hoping to help produce CEO Joe Procacci produce a casino says its ability to quickly turn the Plant 5 Warehouse into a casino is one big reason why the…

    • Casino Revolution

Whitman Council endorses PHL Local Gaming

Whitman Council has endorsed PHL Local Gaming's proposal to build Casino Revolution at Front Street and Pattison Avenue. Mark Kapczynski, President of the Whitman Council, and his fellow Whitman Board members,…

    • The acquired property as re-imagined in the Central Delaware Master Plan

DRWC acquires private property around Pier 70 for new waterfront trail and wetlands park

The first step toward turning four, privately owned South Philadelphia piers into a public waterfront trail and wetlands parks has been taken.Through a $1.25 million state grant and a matching…

    • CDAG heartened at Squilla's stance on zoning ordinances, plans open letter to city council

CDAG heartened at Squilla's stance on zoning ordinances, plans open letter to city council

Central Delaware Advocacy Group members liked what First District Councilman Mark Squilla had to say about single-parcel zoning legislation at their Thursday night meeting.Squilla said he would only introduce such…

    • Whitman resident Bootsie Cullen says Lower South needs more manufacturing

A focus on jobs and transportation at public meeting on the future of Lower South Philadelphia

Public discussion began Tuesday night on a long-range comprehensive plan for the Lower South portion of Philadelphia – a section of the city dominated by industrial and entertainment uses including the…

    • From left to right: PGCB Chief enforcement Council Cyrus Pitre, Deputy Council Dale Miller, and Foxwoods attorney Fred Jacoby

Foxwoods denied deadline extension

Jan. 27 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board Wednesday denied Philadelphia Entertainment and Development Partners' request for more time to file site plans and will on…

    • The work group

DRWC Master Plan work group meets

Master Plan schedule Master Plan working group Jan. 29, 2010By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe group of people who will advise the team devising the Central Delaware Master Plan…

    • DRWC first annual meeting

DRWC has one year under its belt

First meeting of the Master Plan working group Having recently closed out its first year in existence, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation used its first annual meeting as a chance to…

    • CDAG members discuss master plan comments and concerns

CDAG briefed on waterfront planning

Jan. 13 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The two men who will be largely responsible for translating Philadelphia's goals for the riverfront into a document that will make them a…

    • A recent CDAG meeting

A year of challenges and highlights for CDAG

Dec. 28By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The Central Delaware Advocacy Group has just finished its first year as an independent entity. From fighting for a controversial zoning overlay…

    • Breaking news: Thumbs down to Foxwoods extension request

Breaking news: Thumbs down to Foxwoods extension request

Dec. 16 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The enforcement arm of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board says Foxwoods Casino's request for more time to produce detailed drawings of its proposed…

    • Foxwoods site from the water

Politicians call for Foxwoods license revocation

Dec. 2By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyA group of state legislators is calling on Pennsylvania to revoke Foxwoods Casino's license and award it to another interest.The representatives and…

    • Battery Park City Esplanade

Q&A with Alexander Cooper

Nov. 25 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyEarlier this week, the Delaware River Waterfront Corporation chose New York firm Cooper, Robertson & Partners to lead the team that will design…

    • The Foxwoods right-to-know fight

The Foxwoods right-to-know fight

Nov. 24 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyAttorneys for two Philadelphia advocacy groups hope to convince the state's Office of Open Records to order the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board to…

    • 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…

    • The competitors

Delaware River Waterfront Corporation master plan moment

Nov. 10 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly The  teams competing to create the Central Delaware Waterfront Master Plan hold the same position on at least two things: Creating and implementing…

    • Sarah Thorp

New Master Plan Manager for DRWC

Oct. 22 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe woman in charge of the creation and implementation of the plan that will guide development of the Central Delaware Waterfront is no…

    • Foxwoods site

Foxwoods says it will meet PGCB deadline

Sept. 29By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyFoxwoods Casino officials say they will make their first Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board deadline later this week.By Thursday, Oct. 1, Foxwoods must…

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