New High-End Apartment Complex Is "Bridge" Between Old City And WaterfrontA new apartment building at the foot of Race Street - called "Bridge" - is designed to provide a link between the Old City District and Philadelphia's waterfront.
Old City District In Philadelphia Asks For Public's Help As They Look To Make Improvements In Their NeighborhoodThe Old City District in Philadelphia is asking for public input as they look to make improvements to their neighborhood.
What's Cooking on 1060: Vegan Food, Whiskey Tasting, Old City Street FestLocal food merchants are taking part in the Old City Fest on October 12th. A center city restaurant is hosting a whiskey expert for a "scotch class," and a new vegan restaurant is set to open.
Whacked By Lawsuit Costs, Old City Civic Association DisbandsCouncilman Mark Squilla says the association was hobbled by the cost of being sued twice in 13 months. Even though the cases didn't go to court, he says, the OCCA faced $10,000 in legal bills.
Phila. Lawmakers Move Old City Zoning Changes ForwardA City Council committee has agreed to relax zoning restrictions in a portion of Old City near the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
Old City District Plants 70 Trees In The NeighborhoodA tree planting ceremony was held Friday afternoon in front of the Arch Street Meeting House.