The Philadelphia Land Bank is now pulling a Kensington property off the market after receiving just one bid to develop it.
“People have the right to live in a clean neighborhood,” says Second District Councilman Kenyatta Johnson.
A new website tries to bring people together who want to make something out of the tens of thousands of vacant lots in Philadelphia.
The fight over a lot in Point Breeze has taken a bizarre turn.
A private developer says he got fed up with dealing with the city and so he took matters into his own hands. Now the city has issued him a cease and desist order.
A body was discovered in a vacant lot in Camden on Sunday.
On Wednesday, a bulldozer moved several truckloads of litter and debris off of the state-owned property on Linden Street right next to where several dozen homeless people have been camped since last year.