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Ground-Breaking Mixed- Use Urban Re-Development at the former Tasty Baking Site

Ground-Breaking Mixed- Use Urban Re-Development  at the former Tasty Baking Site

WHO:                Mayor Michael A. Nutter 

                          Pennsylvania Senator Vincent Hughes 

                          U.S. Congressman Chaka Fattah 

                          Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. 

                          State Representative Jewell Williams 

                           State Representative Dwight Evans 

WHAT:                Metro Development Groundbreaking for Bakers Square 

WHERE:        Fox Street and Roberts Avenue, Philadelphia 

WHEN:                Friday, March 25, 2011 at 10am 

WHY:            Bakers Square is a 220,000 square foot shopping center located at Fox and Roberts Streets in the Hunting Park West section of Philadelphia at the former headquarters of the famed Tasty Baking Company. The Bakers Square project will entail an expansive endeavor encompassing 30 acres located on Hunting Park Avenue, Fox Street and Roberts Avenue, all apart of the Philadelphia City Planning Commission Redevelopment Initiative

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