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Ready, Willing and Able’s “Men in Blue” Empower Themselves While Cleaning Communities

May 13, 2014 10:10 am

Ready, Willing and Able’s “Men in Blue” Empower Themselves While Cleaning Communities

Andy Dalzell, programs coordinator at the South of South Neighborhood Association, standing with Ready, Willing, and Able employees at corner of Washington Avenue and Broad Street. It was a sea of blue last Thursday at the Old Pine Church in Society Hill as 32 Ready, Willing, and Able employees, suited in their token uniforms, graduated […]
Funding Spurs Commercial Corridor Improvements in Fishtown and West Philly

Apr. 9, 2014 11:39 am

Funding Spurs Commercial Corridor Improvements in Fishtown and West Philly

Sweet Glitter Gallery and interactive community fence on East Girard commercial corridor.  Philadelphia LISC and the city Commerce Department have taken an interest in Fishtown’s up-and-coming East Girard Avenue corridor and West Philadelphia’s struggling 52nd Street corridor. This interest was spurred by a $98,000 grant and technical assistance donations from the PNC Bank Foundation for […]
Tacony CDC Continues to Improve Commercial Corridors in the Northeast

Mar. 18, 2014 1:59 pm

Tacony CDC Continues to Improve Commercial Corridors in the Northeast

Located on Disston Street and Longshore Avenue, Computer Guy improved its storefront from the Commerce Department. Image via Tacony CDC The Tacony CDC has forged ahead with its Historic Tacony Revitalization Project along Torresdale Avenue. The most recent developments include regular corridor street cleaning, interest in a co-working space, continued city Commerce Department grants, and the opening […]

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