Schuylkill Yards

Massive Schuylkill Yards development in University City clears final obstacle in City Council
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Pat Loeb
June 12, 2019 - 4:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A massive development in West Philadelphia cleared its last obstacle Wednesday when a City Council committee approved zoning changes for the area. Council, however, acted against the advice of the Planning Commission. Schuylkill Yards will cover 14 acres just west of...
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Schuylkill Yards
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John McDevitt
March 30, 2019 - 3:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A park across the street from 30th Street Station is in the final stage of construction and will soon open to the public. A crane hoisted 25-foot Dawn Redwood trees from a truck to various sections of Drexel Square Park. They will form a perimeter for the 1.3 acre...
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A rendering of the renovations set for 30th Street Station.
Paul Kurtz
December 08, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA is celebrating being awarded a $15 million federal grant for improvements and renovations to 30th Street Station. SEPTA General Manager Jeff Knueppel said this grant, along with additional funding, will allow construction to begin next year on a number of 30th...
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