PHA Breaks Ground On Largest Housing Project In City's HistoryThe Philadelphia Housing Authority broke ground today at 24th and Bolton Streets on what officials are calling the largest housing development project in city history.
New Philadelphia Housing Policy Puts The Squeeze On SmokersStarting today, a new no-smoking policy will begin being enforced at all PHA properties.
PHA Issues Smoking Ban On Many PropertiesThe Philadelphia Housing Authority will no longer allow smoking outside of designated areas in their public housing developments.
Philadelphia Housing Authority Opens New Complex In Strawberry MansionIt’s the first housing construction project the agency has done in more than three years.
Property Seizures, Relocations Expected From PHA's North Philly PlanThe Philadelphia Housing Authority wants to demolish two blighted, high-rise towers in the neighborhood known as Sharswood, and put up townhomes in their place.
A Major Neighborhood Transformation Effort Treads Softly On A Community GardenOn a block of North Philadelphia dominated by abandoned houses and litter-strewn lots, the Peace Park was a true oasis.
Advocates Say Philadelphia's Disabled Population Far Outstripping Available Public Housing The head of the Philadelphia Housing Authority says the need for public housing for the disabled far exceeds the supply, and he is calling on local lawmakers to do more.
PHA Breaks Ground On New Low-Income Housing ComplexPhiladelphia Housing Authority officials have broken ground on a low-rise affordable housing complex in Germantown.
Queen Lane Apartments Gone, But History RemainsThe bones of thousands of men and women were buried beneath the a plot of land adjacent to the Queen Lane Apartments stood.
Queen Lane High-Rise Imploded To Make Way For More Modern Public HousingThe hulking, high-rise public housing that had been sitting vacant on a Germantown street for three years is now gone. Officials imploded the Queen Lane Apartments Saturday morning.
Implosion Of Germantown High-Rise Forcing Residential EvacuationsContractors are making final preparations for the implosion of the Queen Lane Apartment building in Germantown Saturday morning.
Senior Citizens Shut Down City Street To Protest Security Changes At Their ResidenceIt was an unusual protest that shut down North 11th Street between Wallace and Fairmount Avenue on Tuesday. The protestors were using walkers and wheelchairs to block the street.