This is the original Market8 rendering. The Design Advocacy Group's casino committee gave it the highest grades on its casino report card.
The Inquirer's Double Down blog reports that the City Planning Commisison is embarking on a "listening tour" to gauge public opinion on the six proposals for Philadelphia's second casino in advance of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board's hearings in April. The listening tour will make three stops in late March:
Jennifer Lin reports that Alan Greenberger, Deputy Mayor and Executive Director of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission, is soliciting the public feedback in the hope of gathering "critical questions" for the Planning Commission's consideration and fodder for his testimony before the Gaming Control Board.
Stay tuned also for an online survey about the six proposals.
Ashley Hahn is an independent writer with a background in historic preservation and city planning. She started Eyes on the Street for PlanPhilly in 2011 and was PlanPhilly's managing editor from 2015-2017. Ashley has lived in 12 zip codes that she can think of, including neighborhoods in Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, and New York. She is a Philadelphian by choice.