• Learn about the conditions that led to Frank Furness' most incredible masterworks, including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts seen here, on Wednesday.
      Learn about the conditions that led to Frank Furness' most incredible masterworks, including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts seen here, on Wednesday.

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Lots by the lot: What happened after the PHA vacant property auctions?

When the Philadelphia Housing Authority held its second scattered-site property auction in December, Ainé Doley went to the sale in hopes…

Mayor Nutter on 'Press Pass,' asking feds to do more for cities

Via msnbc.com America's mayors want Congress to stop the infighting and lend us a hand. Last week Mayor Michael Nutter was…

Miniority construction divide, new PECO substation, gangs and the city, pedestrian app redlines

Frown | Flickr user phillytrax, Eyes on the Street Flickr groupCitypaper wonders if the city’s new minority hiring rules for…

MLK Day of Service, Central Delaware zoning, Philly first in modesty, mod-minded rebirth for Mercantile Library

Good morning, chilly Philly. If you're free, warm up by participating in the Martin Luther King Day of Service. Opportunities…

Solving sprawl, circa 1959

The Atlantic Cities recently posted this promotional anti-sprawl film from 1959 made by the National Association of Home Builders in partnership with…

'Citizen Architect' screening, economic development finance seminar, Founders and Facebook

Traffic 02 | Rob Lybeck, Eyes on the Street flickr poolArchitecture In Film Series: Citizen Architect Monday, January 9,…

Michael Nutter's mayoral legacy, meet Mayor Clarke?, transit incentive cut, Furness goes tiki, cartographic art

This Furness bank could go beer hall and tiki bar later this year. | Historic American Buildings Survey The Inquirer editorializes…

Meet Mark Squilla, what the Winter Classic is worth, Philly 2012 trends, hope for Gretz Brewery, Philly as GIS leader

Contrasts | flickr user Rob Lybeck, Eyes on the Street flickr pool New First District councilman Mark Squilla talked priorities and…

Mayor Nutter's 2nd term priorities, zoning reform vs. councilmanic fiat, considering Callowhill NID's failure, Mummery and the economy, 2011's best street art

Mummers Parade | flickr user shrimpcracker, Eyes on the Street flickr group Happy New Year, Philadelphia. Hope you had festive holidays…

What you were reading: Top 10 Eyes on the Street posts of 2011

At three months old, Eyes on the Street is still the new blog on the block, and I'm so thankful for…

Considering the civic Christmas Tree

Large public Christmas trees only came into vogue in America during the early years of the 20th Century. In a fascinating…

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