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    • SugarHouse archaeology

Corps: Casino's pre-permit digging is done

Photo courtesy of Torben Jenk April 1, 2009By Kellie Patrick Gatesfor PlanPhillyThe U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says it's satisfied – again - with the archaeology done at…

    • Waterfront view south

CDAG, developers talk at invite-only meeting

April 1, 2009By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillySeveral members of The Central Delaware Advocacy Group (CDAG) met with a small group of riverfront developers Tuesday, in hopes of forging…

Foxwoods: Don't Call Us, We'll Call You

Foxwoods Casino will not be responding to media questions about the project until further notice. "Foxwoods Casino Philadelphia continues to make progress advancing its project," said a brief statement issued by…

DesignPhiladelphia, Minima Receive Partnership Award

DesignPhiladelphia and Minima will receive the Small Business Arts Partnership of the Year Award for the joint effort that resulted in a model village of affordable homes with modern and sustainable…

When traffic studies collide

Mar. 30, 2009 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhilly SugarHouse's traffic impact study overestimates the automotive traffic the casino project will bring to Delaware Avenue and underestimates the pedestrians likely to…

SugarHouse Picks Up Foundation Permit

On Friday morning, SugarHouse Casino took the city up on the standing offer to come get its foundation permit.Casino Spokeswoman Leigh Whitaker said work on the foundation would not begin…

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…

    • Bird friendly exterior

Blue Cross Blue Shield a bird ally

Mar. 5By Kellie GatesFor PlanPhilly The lights on top of Chicago's Blue Cross Blue Shield Building turn green for St. Patrick's Day, pink for Breast Cancer Awareness, and go…

    • Birds that collided with buildings

Birds, lights, glass = fatal mix

Photo: Toronto casualties Mar. 5 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyHours before the sun arrived in Center City, Valerie Peckham was searching for birds. But this was not typical bird…

Treaty Elm event at Penn Treaty Park Thursday, artifacts on display

The anniversary of the falling of the Great Elm beneath which William Penn signed a peace treaty with the Lenape Indians will be marked with stories and music Thursday night. The…

    • Penn Treaty Park

Penn Treaty master plan process begins

Feb. 27 Watch the video By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyFans of Penn Treaty Park yesterday filled the basement of Fishtown's First Presbyterian Church to have their say on the…

Central Delaware Advocacy Group Announces Officers

The Central Delaware Advocacy Group has chosen its first executive committee. CDAG is the community group created to insure public input in the implementation of the Action Plan for the Central…

    • Market Street

Tonight: Planning Market East corridor

Feb. 21By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyIf you're going to today's Planning Commission community meeting on preliminary findings for the Market Street East corridor, don't expect to see any…

    • 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…

    • Marilyn Jordan Taylor

Philadelphia's fixes "are inevitable"

Feb. 19 By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillySitting in her Meyerson Hall office overlooking a busy walkway on the Penn campus, architect and urban designer Marilyn Jordan Taylor recalled a…

    • Andy Altman

City says SugarHouse is dragging its feet

Feb. 13Previous coverageRead Altman Affidavit By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyIn a meeting held late last week, Mayor Michael Nutter told HSP Gaming Chairman Neil Bluhm and other…

    • 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…

    • Foxwoods site

Another dustup between Foxwoods and city

Jan. 30By Kellie Patrick GatesFor PlanPhillyOfficials from Foxwoods and the city are playing a high-stakes game of casino location chicken.Mayor Michael Nutter and City Councilman Frank DiCicco…

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