Retired buildings

    Philadelphia may be lacking in urban supermakets, a 21st century public transit fare system, and college graduates.  But if there’s one thing Philadelphia has in abundance, it’s old, breathtakingly beautiful buildings.  Check out this story from PlanPhilly about two such relics, former retirement homes left to die in Mt. Airy that are getting a second chance.

    And while you’re at it, tell us about the hidden gems in your neighborhood that you believe deserve a reprieve from the wrecking ball.  Feed the Feed.

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