construction

Road work
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Mark Abrams
April 29, 2020 - 12:31 pm
With fewer cars on the road because of Pennsylvania stay-at-home orders, PennDOT is using that opportunity to accelerate critical repairs to area highways. Read more here.
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Construction workers
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Pat Loeb
April 28, 2020 - 3:47 pm
Philadelphia will allow most construction to restart on Friday, in keeping with the governor’s guidelines for a gradual restart of the economy. Read more here.
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Construction finishing up on Third and Arch streets.
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Andrew Kramer
April 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
For most of 2020, the intersection of Third and Arch streets has been closed off to car traffic for repair work following a water main break in early January. Read more here.
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School District of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
April 17, 2020 - 4:00 am
With schools closed for the rest of the year because of the coronavirus, the Philadelphia School District is using the time to do some asbestos and lead paint work. Read more here.
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Construction site closes due to coronavirus
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Mark Abrams
March 26, 2020 - 11:41 am
A growing number of contractors, unions and Pennsylvania county government officials are pleading Gov. Tom Wolf to lift his ban on construction activity because of the coronavirus outbreak. Read more here.
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Repair work on Third and Arch Streets after a water main break in January.
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Shara Dae Howard
March 09, 2020 - 4:27 pm
Repairs to a water main break continue into the second month along Third and Arch streets and business owners say they are feeling the financial pinch. Read more here.
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National Museum of American Jewish History
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AP News
March 02, 2020 - 3:26 pm
The National Museum of American Jewish History in Old City has filed for bankruptcy protection as it seeks relief from debt brought by the museum's construction efforts. Read more here.
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
February 21, 2020 - 2:53 pm
Philadelphia City Council is calling for more enforcement of construction regulations on what it calls the "underground economy." Read more here.
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Repair work on Third and Arch Streets after a water main break in January.
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John McDevitt
February 20, 2020 - 8:47 pm
The Philadelphia Water Department is now saying more time is needed for repair work after a water main break last month at Third and Arch streets in Old City. Detours around the intersection will remain in place through March. Read more here.
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Arnett Woodall of West Phillie Produce
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Cherri Gregg
February 18, 2020 - 5:00 am
Arnett Woodall is changing the game by transforming his neighborhood. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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