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Council authorizes zoning code hearings

In a voice vote on Thursday, Philadelphia City Council authorized the first public hearings on the city's new zoning code. Introducing the resolution was First District Councilman Frank DiCicco, who wrote…

    • Uproar over the ZCC's minority report continues

Uproar over the ZCC's minority report continues

Many members of Philadelphia's design, planning, and building community have been outraged for nearly a week over the minority report passed by the Zoning Code Commission on May 11, and following…

    • ZCC meeting: 45-page change memo and more timeline debate

ZCC meeting: 45-page change memo and more timeline debate

Zoning revision desires and exigencies collided at Wednesday's meeting of the Zoning Code Commission. Deputy Mayor Alan Greenberger began the 42nd meeting of the ZCC by announcing that the commissioners would…

Smooth ride through Rules for Temple U. and Model Cities; rougher for The Granary

Before Philadelphia City Council's Rules Committee screened five minutes of the television show "Wreck Chasers" and kicked off a lively discussion of the tow truck industry, it warmed up Tuesday morning…

    • City Council and developers give feedback on zoning code rewrite

City Council and developers give feedback on zoning code rewrite

So it begins.Three years in the works, Philadelphia's Zoning Code Commission (ZCC) presented the rewrite of the city's zoning code to City Council on Wednesday and on Thursday, real estate…

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