An iconic water tower in Kensington in the shape of a milk bottle and a stately brick firehouse in South Philly were among the five properties added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places last week.
Welcome back to Curbed Comparisons, a dive into the options available for a certain price point in various Philly neighborhoods. This week we’re looking at options in Cedar Park, Rittenhouse, Fishtown, and more.
Amtrak just revealed its final design concepts for its "grand civic space" at 30th Street Station, swapping out proposed circular paving patterns (i.e. polka dots) for circular benches and planters, instead.
Two of the three projects were given the green light by the committee, while another student housing development was asked to make some changes and return for a second presentation at the end of the month.