Urban Planning

Transportation

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Philadelphia finally opens first protected bike lanes

Transportation

Vine Street Expressway

U.S. Department of Transportation seeks ideas for redesign of Vine Street Expressway

Urban Planning

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Philly to adopt disaster protection plan for historic buildings

Transportation

Bike Lane

Slew of protected bike lanes planned for Philly streets

Development

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Old City District presents Vision 2026 development goals

Development

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DVRPC approves pedestrian bridge in Villanova, $7.6 million for TAP projects

Design

44th Street Parklet

Two dozen parklets to pop up on Arch Street for AIA Convention

Restaurants

40th Street Trolley Car Station

Two-story restaurant coming to 40th Street trolley station

Development

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ACT CEO: Turn Philly's Logan Circle back into a square

Lifestyle

Abandoned NJ Power plant

NJ photogs explore decaying structures in name of preservation

Lifestyle

Charles Leadbeater

Five for Friday: Author Charles Leadbeater

Lifestyle

Rittenhouse Square

Infrequently Asked Questions: When did Rittenhouse Square get its ritzy rep?

Urban Planning

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Philadelphia releases city's first climate-readiness report

Video Games

City Hall Game

Skyless Games to release 'Sim City'-like game based on Philly open data

Development

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Commission approves master plan for Live! Hotel & Casino

Design

Passyunk and Broad

Infrequently Asked Questions: Why do avenues like Passyunk run diagonally?

Design

HeadhouseMakeover

Headhouse Square is getting a modern makeover

Development

Point Breeze Pop-Up Sign

Fear of gentrification could be behind Point Breeze pop-up garden controversy

Development

Point Breeze Pop-Up Sign

Point Breeze Pop-Up shut down by L&I for second time

Urban Planning

Longest Parklet

University City District unveils Philly's longest parklet yet

Urban Planning

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City releases final Greenworks progress report on sustainability plan

Development

Point Breeze Pop-Up Sign

Could a Point Breeze pop-up garden bring commerce back to 'The Breeze'?

Development

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Five exciting Philly projects on the horizon for 2016

Urban Planning

The Gallery

Nutter signs legislation paving way for Gallery renovations

The Arts

Mural We Rise

Philly ranked one of best U.S. cities for street art: Huffington Post

Urban Planning

MonumentLabCenterSq

Monument Lab rethinks public art & space

Parks and Recreation

Philadelphia Playground

Parks for the People

City Council

Gallery Rendering

City Council raises concerns about Gallery redevelopment plans

Urban Planning

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City Planning Commission approves steps toward Gallery renovation

Urban Planning

Parker Spruce Hotel

Parker Spruce Hotel to be revamped into three-star hotel

Urban Planning

Groundbreaking East Passyunk Gateway

East Passyunk 'gateway' project breaks ground, changes look

Urban Planning

Gallery Rendering

Gallery developers rebrand mall, target Spring 2017 reopening

Urban Planning

Fairmount Park Welcome Center

Philly Preservation Alliance spearheads effort to 'save the saucer'

Urban Planning

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Knight Foundation awards 7 grants to Philly organizations

Urban Planning

44th Street Parklet

Philly parklets aim to blur line between street and sidewalk

Traffic

Sneckdown

Snow & Tell: Snow formations reveal unused space

Urban Planning

Planter

Urban gardener cleans up South Philly neighborhood with planters

Home

The Curtis Center

Big changes for Washington Square, Curtis Center sees re-development

Urban Planning

Drexel University

Drexel students are finalists in Disney design competition

Urban Planning

Philadelphia Rail Park

Friends of the Rail Park planting its presence at Flower Show