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Planning the riverfront from near and far

Jan. 31Planning the riverfront from near and farPhiladelphia Daily News

    • The Steering Committee

A call for multiple casino scenarios in plan

The steering committee for the Central Delaware River Advisory Group, members of river ward civic associations, and concerned citizens spent more than an hour discussing the impact the imbroglio over casino…

    • Myriad traffic and development issues in South Philadelphia, Ed Hille photo

Updated: Traffic issues resonate in Pennsport

Close to 100 outspoken river ward residents from Philadelphia neighborhoods that are affected by development and sewage back-up issues turned out for a full-day symposium at Furness High School in South…

Harris Steinberg: promise of the waterfront

Jan. 26Philadelphia InquirerFulfilling promise of the waterfront

From the director's desk, Jan. 25

Dear PlanPhilly member, The Central Delaware Waterfront Planning Process is focused on civic engagement as we gear up for six meetings in the next four weeks.  As we move deeper into…

blinq. catches up with Praxis

Jan. 24blinq.Catching up with Praxis, Matt Blanchard

Trying to put casino question to the vote

Jan. 24Philadelphia WeeklyTrying to put casino question to the vote in May

City council to challenge casinos

Jan. 23Daily NewsCity council to challenge casinos

DiCicco, council take aim at casinos

Jan. 24InquirerDiCicco, council take aim at casinos

Tell us about your hidden gems, eyesores

In only two short months since I became managing editor of, I have had at least a dozen wonderful moments of discovery while working the waterfront.Despite two decades of experience as…

As casinos loom, Praxis takes heat

Jan. 22Daily PennsylvanianAs casinos loom, Praxis takes heat

A Q&A with New York City planner Howard Slatkin

On Jan. 8, Howard Slatkin, an expert in revisioning urban settings with the New York City Planning Commission, spoke at WHYY headquarters about the years-long process New York City used to reinvent and…

From the director's desk, Jan. 18

Jan. 18, 2007Dear PlanPhilly member, The new and improved PlanPhilly website has officially launched!  Check out for its new look.  The new website contains all the same functions as…

    • United States at her South Philadelphia mooring

Taking in the waterfront from the water

On a gray January afternoon, PennPraxis director Harris Steinberg spent the day on a boat on the Delaware River recording images that we don't see from land. These photographs, taken from…

Participate in Great Expectations forums

Jan. 15, 2007NEIGHBORHOOD CITIZENS FORUMS Come discuss your hopes and concerns for your city. Help us set the issues for the mayoral and City Council elections. Your comments will help…

    • Attendees listen during value session at Seaport Museum

Three stages of civic engagement planned

Jan. 15, 2007The planning process of revisioning seven miles of the Central Delaware River Waterfront moves into a new phase of civic engagement during late January, February and March as…

    • Harris Steinberg chats with Mayor Street

Planning Philadelphia’s future

FROM THE DIRECTOR'S DESK, Jan. 15By Harris SteinbergExecutive Director of PennPraxisPlanning in Philadelphia is a time-honored affair.  William Penn’s and Thomas Holme’s iconic 1683 Portraiture of the city…

Two plans needed for the waterfront

Jan. 11Loose CannonCitypaper

    • Looking ahead to 2007 planning

Looking ahead to 2007 planning

Jan. 15, 2007The Central Delaware River planning process in 2007 In early October, Mayor John F. Street authorized PennPraxis to work with the citizens of Philadelphia to create a civic…

From the director's desk, Jan. 11

Jan. 11, 2007Dear PlanPhilly member, Thanks to all those who attended Monday's Advisory Group meeting featuring the presentation from Howard Slatkin of the New York City Planning Department.  A full…

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