The American Street Empowerment Zone offers grants to businesses that are stimulating the local economy around the American Street corridor.
City planners come to Fishtown to ask for neighbors' input on fixing areas of outdated zoning - zoning errors can mean developers put in lots of money and time unnecessarily.
The group's latest meeting helped clarify neighbors' concerns regarding the city's zoning changes.
Stay on top of all the events happening in your community with our "Around the Neighborhoods" guide.
Last week, Carlton Williams, the new commissioner of the Dept. of Licenses and Inspections, discussed his plans for the office with the Port Richmond West Community Action Network.
Summer has officially begun! Stay on top of what's going on with our comprehensive calendar. See you around the neighborhoods!
Our calendar just keeps getting better! There's so much going on in the neighborhoods; check out what's up!
Stay on top of what's going on in the neighborhoods with our calendar (we're adding more each week)!
St. Boniface church, at Hancock and Diamond streets, has been vacant since 2006. A plan to turn the site into a multimillion-dollar housing complex could be impacted by a zoning change proposed by City Councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez (D-7th dist.).