Demolition of seven structures is about to get underway to make room for a $20-million mix-use apartment complex at 3rd and Market Streets in Old City.
City Council has another hearing scheduled Thursday afternoon on its plan to overhaul how demolitions are carried out in Philadelphia, and some differences exist among the lawmakers on a few proposals.
Heavy equipment is hard at work tearing down and scooping up the charred remnants of a Sept. 12 fire that burned more than four blocks of boardwalk in Seaside Heights and Seaside Park.
Demolition and cleanup work is set to begin this week along a Jersey shore boardwalk where a fire destroyed dozens of businesses.
Before Superstorm Sandy roared ashore on October 29, 2012, a two-story, cedar shake house – owned by the same family for decades – had a perfect view of Barnegat Bay in Mantoloking.
Some North Philadelphia neighbors say they’re sad about a demolition project on their block.
The Spectrum is down to its final hours. At noon on Tuesday, demolition will begin on the iconic South Philadelphia arena, ending an era in Philadelphia sports history.
The Spectrum has a date with the wrecking ball in its future, but fans had the opportunity to say goodbye to a Philadelphia landmark one last time.