Sole appellant cited parking issues as the main reason for halting a project to turn a vacant school into homes for senior citizens.
A new pension reform proposal is introduced, ZBA approves Port Richmond restaurant and other neighborhood news in brief.
A Morrell Park resident will get another shot at persuading the city’s Zoning Board of Adjustment to allow her to operate a skin-care business in her single-family home.
Opponents of a planned methadone clinic at Frankford Avenue and Decatur Street are planning a last-ditch effort to prevent the business from opening.
There’s a walking and biking trail right below Frankford that will grow along the Delaware River in the next few years, members of the Frankford Civic Association were told last week.
Court will hear oral arguments in the case dealing with a proposed senior living facility in Port Richmond on March 11.
If you’re going to spend money on anything, members of the Greater Bustleton Civic League were told last week, spend your organization’s dollars to preserve your neighborhood.
The Holmesburg Civic Association and some State Road businesses have entered into an agreement with NorthEast Treatment Centers that will allow for a methadone clinic to open in the neighborhood. The agreement follows a recent court victory by NET, which plans to open a clinic at 7520 and 7550 State Road.
Developers are seeking approval to convert an abandoned Port Richmond factory into 52 apartments with an adjacent parking lot.