Crossing the Lines: Site, Urban, Environmental, and Transportation Planning
Sunday, February 5, 2012
Suburban, Exurban, New Urban South Philadelphia
Note: This post originally appeared Friday.
The deepest part of South Philadelphia, south of the Schuylkill Expressway, is full of surprises. An Olmsted park graces the corner of Broad and Pattison–as does the NovaCare Center. The most most of us ever see of this area is the Sports Complex, or, if we work there, the Navy Yard.
But behind the Navy Yard lies a swath of (mostly) post-war residential development that reflects the changing perception of ... Continue reading at Hidden City Philadelphia.