From a fountain with seahorses to cherubs on a bus loop, Paul Cret’s Pachyderm house to Robert Smith’s St. Peter’s Church – the 27 people and projects that will be honored at this evening’s Preservation Achievement Awards represent a broad spectrum of projects across the region. These are the Philadelphia honorees the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia recognized this year:
PHILADELPHIA GRAND JURY AWARDS:
SPECIAL RECOGNITION AWARDS
AIA Philadelphia Awards:
Ashley Hahn has written and edited Eyes on the Street since 2011. In September 2015 she was named interim managing editor of PlanPhilly.
Ashley has a special interest in preservation, neighborhoods, and all things public – from policy to art. Ashley holds masters degrees in City and Regional Planning and Historic Preservation from PennDesign.
Ashley has lived in 12 zip codes that she can think of, including neighborhoods in Los Angeles, Chicago, Boston, New York and Philadelphia. She is proud to call 19147 home.
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