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Harvard Crimson Meets Philadelphia Green

Wednesday, December 14, 2011  |  MFritch

Earlier this month, Harvard's Graduate School of Design hosted "The Philadelphia Story: Planning, Politics and Reality," a panel discussion led by Loeb fellow and Philadelphia Inquirer architecture critic Inga Saffron....

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Making News: Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed

Tuesday, November 22, 2011  |  MFritch

Julie Slavet, executive director of the Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership, recently appeared on Comcast's Newsmakers program to talk about the organization's efforts to restore and preserve the health of Tookany/Tacony/Frankford creek....

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Tweets from TEDxPhilly

Thursday, November 10, 2011  |  MFritch

PWD's Glen Abrams spoke at the TEDxPhilly conference on Tuesday, highlighting the benefits of green infrastructure and the Green City, Clean Waters plan....

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TEDxPhilly: The City

Monday, November 7, 2011  |  Brian.R

TEDxPhilly is a local, one-day extension of the annual TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) conference, taking place on Tuesday, November 8 at the Temple Performing Arts Center....

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WHYY: History Explains East Germantown Flood

Thursday, October 27, 2011  |  MFritch

An article earlier this month by NewsWorks' Nicole Juday examines the historical reasons for the flash flooding responsible for the drowning death of a young woman in East Germantown on September 8....

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Venice Island Update

Tuesday, October 25, 2011  |  MFritch

The construction of an underground storage basin at Venice Island is underway, and demolition of the existing recreation facilities is complete....

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