renovation

Concept art of the new wetlands to be created during the renovation of FDR Park.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation
Paul Kurtz
November 24, 2019 - 11:42 am
Philadelphia's Office of Parks and Recreation is moving ahead on what it calls a master plan for FDR Park, starting with an effort to raise $15 million for the first phase of the project.
Read More
Barbering class at Dobbins High
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
November 06, 2019 - 3:23 pm
After three years of renovations, Murrell Dobbins High School’s extreme makeover of sorts is unveiled, revealing upgrades to its career and technical education programs. Read more here.
Read More
Christ Church artifacts
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
October 30, 2019 - 6:12 pm
Two rare remnants from the historic Christ Church in Old City have been restored and put back into place high atop its 200-foot-tall steeple. Read more here.
Read More
Camden High School rebuild
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
October 30, 2019 - 1:48 pm
Workers reached a milestone Wednesday in the construction of Camden High School, after they placed the top girder on what will be the home of four different state-of-the-art facilities. Read more here.
Read More
Artifacts from Christ Church in Old City were brought down to ground level for restoration.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
September 26, 2019 - 12:46 pm
Crowds were given a rare opportunity to take a closer look at some of Philadelphia's most distinctive and visible artifacts, as items from the steeple atop Old City's Christ Church were taken down to ground level Thursday.
Read More
Paoli Station.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
September 23, 2019 - 3:36 pm
A big step in the $48 million renovation of Paoli Station, the second-busiest train station in the region after only 30th Street Station, has been completed.
Read More
Philadelphia Museum of Art North Entrance reopening
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
September 18, 2019 - 1:50 pm
After being closed for decades and repurposed as a loading dock, the North Entrance to the Philadelphia Museum of Art has been restored and reopened to the public. Take a closer look here.
Read More
Fans headed to the Wells Fargo Center this fall will find the box office in a different place under just-announced renovation plans.
Courtesy of Comcast Spectacor
Mike DeNardo
February 19, 2019 - 6:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Fans headed to the Wells Fargo Center this fall will find the box office in a different place under just-announced renovation plans. As part of its three-year, $260 million renovation, the Wells Fargo Center box office is being torn out this summer, says Center vice...
Read More
The "Brady Bunch" house
CNN
February 15, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Julie Gallagher (CNN) — If your house is a throwback to the 1970s, if you collect antiques or if you are a superfan, then you just might be able to assist the now grown children of "The Brady Bunch" and HGTV. Here's the story... HGTV and the six actors are currently renovating the iconic "Brady...
Read More
John Bartram High School will get a $3 million renovation for its field.
Paul Kurtz
Paul Kurtz
April 24, 2018 - 9:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — John Bartram High School's football field will be getting a long-overdue makeover. The field itself is a 20th-century relic, replete with weeds, dirt patches and rusty goal posts. By 2019, the Bartram Braves will be competing on a completely renovated field. Jim...
Read More