Here's what we're reading this week about the projects, people and policies driving local development:
3/20/2017, Inquirer Editorial Board
Lack of a city or state policy around uncovered remains leaves developers to figure out how to handle uncovered remains, adding to uncertainty around construction delays, Inquirer calls for government to set predictable procedure.
3/18/2017, Jacob Adelman
North Philadelphia’s Amtrak station could become the hub of a new mixed use, multi-building development project.
3/13/2017, Aaron Foley
Detroit is building up its Planning Department to reach out for 21st century relevant approaches to rebuilding the City.
Tech in metros: The strong are getting stronger 3/8/2017, Mark Muro and Sifan Liu Philadelphia is lagging far behind other metros in growth of tech jobs, according to recent Brookings Metropolitan analysis.
2/27/2017, Jacob Adelman
With rehabilitation of the Divine Lorraine nearly complete, focus is shifting to another iconic vacant tower further up N. Broad Street.