The proposed Nitza Tufino townhouses on Front Street had members of the community divided at a meeting on May 9.
The Philadelphia Housing Authority has extended the bidding period involving the former Liddonfield Homes public housing site, so a neighborhood civic group is trying to use the extra time to gain more influence on the site’s redevelopment.
At one time, Philadelphia had at least nine different open-air streams that flowed into the Delaware River between the Pennypack Creek and the Schuylkill River.
A crowd gave the city's plan for the central Delaware River waterfront a warm reception last week. The effort could see big changes along the river in Northern Liberties and Fishtown.