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What We're Reading: Week of 1/28/19

What We're Reading

Here's what we're reading this week about the projects, people and policies driving local development:

Philadelphia Business Journal: PHA completes new $45M HQ

Natalie Kostelni, January 23, 2019

PHA opened a new headquarters on Ridge Avenue to serve as an anchor to the extensive development of new housing it is building in Sharswood, north of Girard College.

WHYY: Fairmount Park Conservancy leader to challenge Blackwell for Philly Council seat

Ryan Briggs, January 30, 2019

The week after Councilwoman Blackwell’s giveaway bill to give work to one union to do unnecessary and costly inspections was passed by Council, a challenger has emerged for the District seat she holds.

Billy Penn: A North Philly public housing resident is taking on the City Council President

Michaela Winberg, January 29, 2019

A public housing resident announces a long shot campaign against Council President Clarke for his Council seat.

Center City District: Central Philadelphia Development Corporation Welcomes New Board Members

Press Release, January 23, 2019

Philadelphia Central Development Corporation elected four new board members.

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