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    • 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…

    • Diagram on transit-oriented development from Trent Letcho, AICP, of Arup

Philadelphia doesn't need crystal ball

July 30 Previous coverage By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Cities and regions that will be globally competitive in the future must change the way they develop now, said a group…

    • Penn Treaty Park on the Central Delaware Riverfront

Penn Treaty Park plan closer to reality

July 30 Previous coverage Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyPenn Treaty Park would have a promenade ending in a pier cantilevered over the water, a canopy festooned with solar panels, wetlands,…

    • Photo of the SugarHouse Casino site (courtesy of Philly Skyline's Brad Maule)

HSP petition for financing criticized

Photo courtesy of Brad Maule, check out his complete portfolio at www.phillyskyline.com/lovecopter July 29 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Earlier this month, HSP Gaming – the developers of SugarHouse Casino…

    • Scene from a Chinatown North visioning session

Discussion of the future of Chinatown North

July 23, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly Residents of Chinatown North gathered at the Theresa Hu Center Wednesday night to talk about the future of their neighborhood – the…

    • PennDesign Dean Marilyn Jordan Taylor

Figuring out how to make Philly work better

July 21 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyLocal and national experts in sustainable and regional planning will gather at The University of Pennsylvania this week to ponder the idea of…

    • Diagram of Belt Line right-of-way across the SugarHouse Casino site

Belt Line sues SugarHouse

July 14 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyAn obscure Philadelphia railroad company wants to keep SugarHouse Casino from building “on or near” a right-of-way the city gave to the railroad…

    • RDA director Terry Gillen

Catching up with Terry Gillen

Photo / Donald GroffJuly 13By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyWhen Terry Gillen was named director of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority last June, Mayor Michael Nutter told her to…

    • Onion Flats

Sustaining the green effort

Onion Flats' Thin Flats / Cityspace June 29By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyA simple way to make any project greener, said the panelists leading the sustainable development discussion at…

    • ULI conference

A day of taking stock of built environment

June 25 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyMore than 450 architects, developers, planners, investors, economists and other folks interested in the built environment gathered at the  Union League Thursday for…

    • Market Street planning

What Market St. East could be

June 23 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyThe lead architect of the city's plan to revitalize the Market East corridor gave the public a second look at his still-in-draft-form vision…

    • Foxwoods site

UPDATED: Foxwoods license plans snagged

June 19By Kellie Patrick Gatesfor PlanPhillyThe Gaming Control Board's Bureau of Investigations and Enforcement says Foxwoods Casino has failed to prove it made “Herculean” efforts to open by…

    • 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…

    • Strawbridge Building

Council passes Foxwoods CED

June 11 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly City Council unanimously approved zoning legislation that would allow Foxwoods Casino to operate at the former Strawbridge & Clothier building.When the legislation…

Council to vote on Foxwoods' CED, riverfront overlay on Thursday

Councilman Frank DiCicco will Thursday ask City Council to approve the zoning legislation Foxwoods Casino needs to operate at the former Strawbridge & Clothier building. When the legislation passed out of…

    • City Hall Station

Bringing netherworld to life

Planning Commission Director Alan Greenberger leads PlanPhilly on an eye-opening walking tour of the transit concourses beneath Center City. As if there's not enough work to do at ground level, City…

Recovery Act-funded work on city streets, curbs is out for bid

Mayor Michael Nutter announced today that the City of Philadelphia has advertised its first Streets Department project funded by the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act of 2009.The City has advertised…

    • 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…

    • SugarHouse site waterfront

SugarHouse may withdraw application

Brad Maule photo Previous coverage June 2 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillySugarHouse Casino officials may withdraw an application for a permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers –…

Penn students design new CDAG logo

Coming soon to a T-shirt near you: A blue swoosh to represent the Delaware River, a green swoosh for the shoreline, and few stylized skyscrapers and homes, tied in with a…

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