The discussion, titled “Philadelphia Taxes — Past, Present and Future.” was organized by the Pew Charitable Trusts and Temple University’s Center on Regional Politics.
Work crews have begun the next phase of the massive renovation of Dilworth Plaza, on the west apron of City Hall.
Officials cut the ribbon one year to the day after ground was broken on the $5-million project that’s designed to draw visitors through a variety of amenities.
Thousands of dollars are being raised to increase the street canopy in Philadelphia.
The $50-million project has begun, and officials say it will completely transform the plaza above and below ground.
Many people now take school “catchment” zones into consideration when looking to buy a family home.
“For those people who are building and selling housing, one way to guarantee the continual value of that real estate is to make sure that the families who are living there have good schools,” says the head of a community services district.
“There has to be a strong parent organization that supports those schools if you expect the school to succeed,” says one local real estate agent.
A Phialdelphia city council committee has given thumbs-up to a measure that would allow for large-scale electronic signage on Market Street East in center city.
Philadelphia’s “Sister Cities Park,” on Logan Square, is getting a facelift, designed with the “wow” factor in mind.
At the 20th annual “State of Center City” address, Paul Levy, president of the Center City District, said there are a lot of things that are being done right.
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