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West Poplar

    • North District Plan: focus area map, March 2017 | courtesy of Philadelphia City Planning Commission

Planning Commission updated on North District plan, supports West Poplar and TOD zoning changes

Tuesday’s meeting of the Planning Commission unfolded briskly, with all of the bills considered by the commission getting recommended—with the exception of an “urban topiary encroachment” on 3rd Street just north…

    • York and Jasper streets | Google Streetview

City Council approves Land Bank’s first two property transfers

City Council unanimously adopted a pair of resolutions today authorizing the Philadelphia Land Bank to make its first two property transfers. There is symbolism in the first pair of properties to…

    • 1300 Fairmount | Cope Linder Architects

Board approves supermarket and apartments behind Divine Lorraine

Philadelphia’s zoning board voted last week to approve plans for a major development at 1300 Fairmount Avenue, behind the Divine Lorraine. The project, from RAL Development Services of New York, would…

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ABOUT WEST POPLAR

With its proximity to Center City and Northern Liberties, there is an opportunity for West Poplar to transform into one of the city’s most ethnically and economically mixed neighborhoods.

West Poplar is bounded by Girard Avenue to the north, Spring Garden Street to the south, 9th street to the east, and Broad Street to the west.

UPCOMING EVENTS IN WEST POPLAR

There are no upcoming events in this neighborhood. Feel free to contact us with your contributions.

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