Monthly Archives: October 2012

University City Science Center starts construction of new medical and office building

The University City Science Center, the first and one of the largest urban research and high-tech office parks in the nation, has recently broken ground on a new medical and office building on the northeast corner of 38th & Market Streets.  … Continue reading

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New apartments and retail being built adjacent to the Parkway

A large new residential and retail development is being built in the Franklintown neighborhood, adjacent to and north of the Ben Franklin Parkway.  The new development is called The Granary, because it includes a renovated grain silo that dates back to the nineteenth century, … Continue reading

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New apartment building adjacent to Temple campus

A brand new apartment building has opened up adjacent to Temple University’s campus.  The new building is called Diamond Green Apartments and is at 10th & Diamond Streets, just to the northeast of campus, across the street from the Temple football practice facility, … Continue reading

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Exciting new park opens up on the Parkway

Sister Cities Park, at 18th & the Parkway, has recently opened up this past summer.  Sister Cities Park is a dramatic and comprehensive re-imagination of Sister Cities Plaza, a 1.3 acre park on the eastern end of Logan Square across the street … Continue reading

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