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Philadelphia City Planning Commission monthly meeting, agenda attached

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Philadelphia City Planning Commission Meeting of Tuesday, October 21, 2014 1:00 p.m. One Parkway Building 1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19102       TENTATIVE AGENDA   1. Approval… Read More

PECO Green Roof Tour

Want to learn about green roof technology and how it can help the environment? The 45,000 square foot PECO green roof, maintained by PHS, features an observation deck and stunning downtown… Read More

Dining and Dancing Under the Stars: A Fundraiser and Kickoff Event for Bainbridge Green

The Friends of Bainbridge Green, South Street Headhouse District, Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, and Queen Village Neighbors Association are proud to present Dining and Dancing Under the Stars: A Fundraiser and… Read More

SOSNA Clean & Green Meeting

The Clean & Green meeting takes place the third Tuesday of every month at the SOSNA office, 1901 Christian Street, from 7-8pm.  Ongoing projects include: - Blue recycling bin deliveries -… Read More

Fishtown Neighbors Association Zoning Community Vote

Zoning Community Vote Tuesday 10/21Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 - 7:00pm 1321 Crease St: A proposal for two 2-family dwellings with off-street parking. (Map: Variances: Multifamily not allowed in… Read More

Queen Village Neighbors Association Zoning Committee Meeting


Mural Dedication: Staircases and Mountaintops: Ascending Beyond the Dream

Last spring, PhillyRising Collaborative and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Recreation Center in North Philadelphia approached the Mural Arts Program about renovating the older murals at the Center. Following their meeting, Mural Arts gathered a… Read More

PennDesign Projective Ecologies Lecture & Panel

Nina Marie Lister is Associate Director and Associate Professor at the School of Urban + Regional Planning at Ryerson University. Chris Reed is a Principal at Stoss Landscape Urbanism and Associate… Read More

Philly Parks Future Forum

Thursday, October 23 6:15-7:45 PM Stewart Auditorium at Moore College of Art & Design Philadelphia, PA FREE   In preparation for the upcoming mayoral election, what lessons can Philadelphians and future… Read More

Northern Liberties Neighbors Association General Meeting

A general meeting of the Northern Liberties neighbors. All are welcome. Agenda varies.  

Movie Night: Growing Cities - A film about Urban Farming in America

Movie Night • Growing Cities • Free Growing Cities is a film about urban farming in America. At a time when so much negative attention is paid to the food system—from… Read More

Architectural Walking Tour: Up and Over the Ben Franklin Bridge

October 25, 2014 @ 10:00 am Meet in front of St. George’s United Methodist Church, N. 4th & New Sts. $15 ADMISSION includes return trip from Camden on PATCO. RESERVATIONS ARE… Read More

Fall Fest and Scarecrow Contest

At 10 am reserve and decorate a scarecrow, and then return in the afternoon for the judging, activities, and prizes. Kids can run around and enjoy nature on the river, the… Read More

Hidden City Walking Tour: Forgotten Parkside

Join Steven Ujifusa, historian and author of A Man and his Ship: America's Greatest Naval Architect and his Quest to Build the S.S. United States, for this walking tour of… Read More

Pumpkin Fall Festival

Come enjoy a festive afternoon filled with circus performers, hay rides, pumpkin painting, live music, shopping at the Fall Bazaar and a few surprises. Surely a fun day for the whole… Read More

Architectural Walking Tour: Historic North Central Delaware Waterfront

October 25, 2014 @ 2:00 pm Meet at 2nd & Market Sts. along benches next to Christ Church. RESERVATIONS ARE NOT taken for tours, unless otherwise indicated. Go to the designated… Read More

Architectural Walking Tour: Jewish Immigrant

October 26, 2014 @ 2:30 pm Meet in front of Society Hill Synagogue, 418 Spruce Street. RESERVATIONS ARE NOT taken for tours, unless otherwise indicated. Go to the designated tour meeting… Read More

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2015 Better Philadelphia Challenge

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The 2015 Better Philadelphia Challenge Founded in 2006 in memory of Philadelphia’s iconic 20th century city planner, Ed Bacon [1910-2005], this annual competition challenges university-level students from around the world to… Read More

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10th Annual Gravediggers' Ball for Laurel Hill Cemetery

The Gravediggers' Ball is the annual fundraiser of the Friends of Laurel Hill Cemetery, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization working to preserve, interpret and promote the site for which it exists. 2014 marks… Read More

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