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    • Penn Treaty Tower

May 2: Strong suburban jobs forecast | Penn Treaty Tower site up for auction | Best neighborhoods for car owners

On the heels of last week's 2016 State of Center City report showing continued weak job growth in the city relative to the region and our peer cities, Harold Brubaker writes…

    • Inside Delaware Generating Station, 2013 | Jeremy Marshall

Developers seek community support for Delaware power station overhaul

The developers who are hoping to redevelop the massive power station north of Penn Treaty Park in Fishtown have started making the rounds to drum up support from various community groups.…

    • Delaware Power Station

October 31: Delaware Power Station's future | Road diets and safety | Philly ride-share carve-out | Street map wood cuts

The race for the PA Supreme Court vacancy is all set to heat up after Election Day on Tuesday, in the wake of Seamus McCaffrey's resignation. Nine judges are vying for…

    • 401 N Broad Street, Photo by Phillytrax
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March 6: SEPTA says don't panic | L&I can't search building collapse data | Partners buy 401 N. Broad | New Penn Treaty playground | Mantua, Germantown civic groups expand efforts

Good morning Eyes on the Street! Here is a little news to start your Thursday.  SEPTA doesn't want riders to panic about talk of union workers striking if contract negotiations do…

    • An EPA official at the trail opening ceremony commended the city for its greening efforts
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Grant funding for Penn Treaty Park playground and Pulaski Park pier

As part of $38 million in PA Department of Conservation and Natural Resources grants announced last week, two of the city's Delaware waterfront parks will be getting upgrades. The Department of…

    • Delaware River from Penn Treaty Park, Photo by Gary Reed
Eyes on the Street

December 12: PATCO's new cars | Unclear who will pay water-main damages | Council debates development notification | Metal fabricator moving to American St.

Good morning Eyes on the Street! PATCO unveiled the first two of its refurbished commuter rail cars this week. The cars feature brighter colors, higher ceilings, better lighting, digital displays,…

    • Dragon Boat Race
Eyes on the Street

August 9-11: Fantastic Fridays | Ghostbusters | PA Dutch Festival | SE Asian Dragon Boat Festival | Bug Fest

This weekend is made for taking in an outdoor movie or concert, getting close to a dragon (boat) or bugs, and celebrating Reading Terminal Market's Pennsylvania Dutch. Enjoy! LISTEN: Fantastic Fridays…

    • Crane Arts Building, Phillytrax
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July 12-14: Second Friday on Lancaster Ave | E.T. on the Parkway | Bastille Day at Eastern State | Sidewalk Sizzle | Hispanic Festival | Penn Treaty Park Family Theatre

Happy weekend Eyes on the Street!  STROLL: Second Friday on Lancaster Ave Friday, July 12, 5pm - 8pm. 34th to 45th streets along Lancaster Ave. Shoppers and community members will take…

    • Catharine Thorn fountain at Grays Ferry, South and 23rd Streets recently had its water restored.
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June 7-9: Grid release party | Penn Treaty Park concert | Prison food at Eastern State | West Park Arts Fest | Fete Day | PrideDay | Preservation Alliance tours

Happy weekend!  PARTY Grid Issue #51 Release Party Friday, June 7, 5:30pm - 7:30pm. Grace Tavern, 2229 Grays Ferry Ave, Philadelphia. Join Grid this Friday for the release of its Cheese…

    • The Vaux Box

Planning underway for a new river wards history museum

The Native American, colonial and industrial artifacts discovered during I-95 construction through the river wards and a collection of documents and objects commemorating the Treaty of Friendship signed between William Penn…

Eyes on the Street

Love Notes #19 + #54: Alex B. and Sandy Salzman both love Penn Treaty Park

Today Eyes on the Street continues its collaboration with Philly Love Notes with two different expressions of love for lovely Penn Treaty Park - as a place that embodies community and…

    • by Flickr user insanebuslady, Eyes on the Street Flickr Group
Eyes on the Street

August 24-26: Fantastic Friday | Sounds of Gospel | Adventuredrum

Fantastic Fridays: Stars Apart Friday, August 24, 6:30pm. Penn Treaty Park, 1199 N. Delaware Avenue. This month’s final Fantastic Friday show features Stars Apart. Bring a picnic and plan to stick…

    • 'Love that Dirty Water' | phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr Group
Eyes on the Street

August 17-19: Fantastic Friday concert | Beach Bonanza | Caribbean Festival

'Love that Dirty Water' | phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr GroupFantastic Fridays @ Penn Treaty Park Friday, August 17, 6:30pm. Penn Treaty Park, 1199 N. Delaware Avenue. Free Friday…

Eyes on the Street

April 27-29: Astronomy Night, Shadfest, Flavors of the Avenue, Fairmount Arts Crawl

Astronomy Night Friday, April 27, 8pm. 20 locations. As part of the Philadelphia Science Festival, Astronomy Night is back at more than 20 venues in and around Philly, including the Franklin…

    • A nomination for Penn Treaty Park to be listed on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places was accepted Friday. | Flickr user pwbaker, Creative Commons.
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Debating North Central NID, calling on Congregation Shivtei Yeshuron, Penn Treaty Park nominated historic, Mt. Airy USA focuses on cultural events, Rendell subpoenaed

A nomination for Penn Treaty Park to be listed on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places was accepted Friday. | Flickr user pwbaker, Creative Commons.Just who will control and benefit…

    • The current Columbia Avenue and a prospective future

Ideas for the Columbia Avenue Connector project

The Columbia Avenue of the future will likely be lined with trees, but just how many specimens remains under discussion.Some neighbors of the Fishtown street are concerned about sacrificing parking…

    • Design work about to begin for next river-to-city connector street

Design work about to begin for next river-to-city connector street

Design work will soon begin on a project that the city hopes will make the connection between Fishtown and the Delaware River more obvious and pleasant.Prompted by PennDOT's plans to…

    • Funnel Vision | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr group
Eyes on the Street

September 30-October 2: Carmen outside | PAFA party | RIP run | RiverCity Fest | The Great Tour

Funnel Vision | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr groupCarmen Simulcast Friday, September 30, 8pm. Independence Mall. The Philadelphia Opera Company’s production of Bizet’s opera Carmen, opens Friday…

Eyes on the Street

PECO Delaware Plant Double Rainbow

On Thursday evening around 7pm, I was in Kensington and saw a double rainbow. I raced over to Penn Treaty Park to see the rainbow arching over the Delaware River, from…

    • Penn Treaty Park vandalized; reward offered for information

Penn Treaty Park vandalized; reward offered for information

Earlier this week, vandals entered Penn Treaty Park and defaced the statue of William Penn, the stone surrounding the Penn monument, the old Treaty Tree area and large portions of the…

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