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Praxis director Harris Steinberg recently sat down with Gazette senior editor Samuel Hughes to talk about the project and its implications for the city.http://www.upenn.edu/gazette/0107/gaz01.html
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Why is West Philly trading 70 affordable homes for a parking lot?
Opinion writer Will Tung argues against the inclusion of a parking lot in a development proposed for his West Philadelphia neighborhood.
4 weeks ago
Philly wants to prevent people from being priced out by requiring affordable housing in some new developments
Council passed a bill that requires affordable units be included in large residential developments in parts of North, West, and Northeast Philadelphia where rents are rising.
1 month ago
A zoning overhaul aims to empower Philly residents. Voters will decide if it becomes law
The change aims to empower district council members and residents, but critics say it will politicize and delay real estate development.
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