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    • ULI river cruise

River cruising with development community

July 12By Steven B. UjifusaFor PlanPhilly The Urban Land Institute sponsored an evening cruise on the Delaware River July 11 that while highlighting development, gave a strong nod to…

    • Janice Woodcock

Names surface for zoning reform commission

July 12By Matt BlanchardFor PlanPhillyThe first appointments to Philadelphia's Zoning Reform Commission were announced on Thursday. Among them are architects, urban planners, developers, politicians and community activists. Voted…

    • Ore pier

Remnants of our industrial past

July 6By Steven B. UjifusaFor PlanPhilly“A collision between a cathedral and a train station,” is what one observer noted of Frank Furness’ library for the University of Pennsylvania,…

Foxwoods on Planning Commission agenda

July 13By Matt Blanchard For PlanPhillyFoxwoods casino representatives are expected to go before the Philadelphia City Planning Commission on Tuesday, July 17 starting at 1 p.m.  The meeting will be held…

    • Community design

Two planning visions in Kensington

June 25By Matt BlanchardFor PlanPhilly It was a meeting of macro and micro, a summit of destiny-minded metropolitan vision and small-scale neighborhood know-how. Both are badly needed on the…

    • Penn Treaty Park riparian area

Riparian bills move to House floor

June 29 By Kellie PatrickFor PlanPhillyPenn Treaty Park could get a lot of new neighbors and a lot more foot traffic.NCCB Associates, LP of Philadelphia hopes to build…

    • Steinberg presents

Port Richmond shows Praxis its plan

June 22 By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly Members of the Port Richmond section brought concrete and creative ideas to the table Thursday night, as PennPraxis offered its vision for redeveloping the Delaware…

    • View from the river

Moratorium on riparian rights lifted

June 20By Kellie PatrickFor PlanPhilly The Foxwoods and SugarHouse casino concerns would each pay the state about $2 million for the right to build on state-owned land at their…

Praxis takes part in Preservation Month

June 20 Praxis participates in Preservation Month

    • Harris Sokoloff

What will happen in the short term?

June 19 By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly Members of the Washington Square Citizens League got their first look  at the PennPraxis plans for the Delaware waterfront on Tuesday night, and they responded…

    • Grilling on the Avenue

Delaware needs a dining district

June 18By Alan JaffeFor PlanPhilly From hot sausage sandwiches to center cut filets, the menus along the Delaware riverfront are undeniably diverse. The restaurants range from take-out shacks to candle-lit…

    • Bridges

A unique Delaware River Greenway walk

June 16By Kellie PatrickFor PlanPhillyLee Carr spent the summers of her Bridesburg childhood fishing on the Delaware River with her father.While she loathed the resulting catfish and…

City Council Rules Committee

June 13SugarHouse operator, architect and builder testify.

City Council Rules Committee

June 13City Planning Director Janice Woodcock and City Solicitor Romulo Diaz testify on casino issues.

City Council Rules Committee

June 13Foxwoods' attorney William Schwartz 

City Council Rules Committee

June 13 Society Hill representative Steven Weixler presents Central Delaware Waterfront Advisory Group statement 

    • City Council

Casino sound and fury floods City Hall

June 13By Matt BlanchardFor PlanPhilly There was plenty of sound and fury in City Council on Wednesday – expect no less when casinos top the agenda – but might…

    • Timeline feature

New timeline feature on Plan Philly

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    • Casino legislation

Clarke, Josephs on both sides of casino issue

June 8By Matt BlanchardFor PlanPhillyIn a week of public outcry both for and against casinos, Philadelphia politicians struggled to get on the right side of the casino issue…

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