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Architect Gene Kohn presentation before the City Planning Commission.  (credit: Steve Tawa/KYW)

SLS International Hotel/Condo Project, New Comcast Skyscraper Seek Zoning Changes

Two projects that will become Philadelphia’s tallest residential and commercial towers went before the City Planning Commission for zoning amendments.


(As seen through the plate glass facade of the Comcast Center, protesters sit on the floor of the cable giant's headquarters in center city Philadelphia.  Credit:  Mike Dunn)

10 ‘Occupy Philly’ Protesters Arrested After March On Comcast Center

Nine “Occupy Philly” protestors were arrested Wednesday afternoon after entering the Comcast Center and refusing to leave.



High Rise Owners, Union Reach Contract Deal, Averting Strike

The union representing workers who clean and maintain about a hundred office buildings in Center City has agreed to a four year deal, thereby averting a strike that was scheduled to begin today.