The Philadelphia Inquirer

October 27, 2001, 5am PDT
In Philadelphia, PA, the Controller is gaining influential support for a plan to tax city at a higher rate than buildings.
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October 24, 2001, 8am PDT
West Chester, Pennsylvania is the model of a walkable, new urbanist community with a classic main street.
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October 1, 2001, 5am PDT
Raising the issue of "environmental racism" a South Camden, N.J. citizens group asks a federal court to close a cement plant.
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September 12, 2001, 10am PDT
New Jersey's two gubernatorial candidates disagree on how New Jersey should deal with its rapid growth.
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September 10, 2001, 5am PDT
Philadelphia looks at which of its census tracts have doubled in population in 10 years, and find some interesting trends.
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August 23, 2001, 10am PDT
A Philadelphia developer invests in new housing help create a market for his shopping development.
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August 13, 2001, 6am PDT
Union wages are 50% more when building in Philadelphia as compared to the suburbs. As a result, no new-housing construction in Philadelphia.
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July 27, 2001, 11am PDT
Mayor John Street's anti-blight proposal has some members of the city council concerned about a lack of oversight.
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July 2, 2001, 1pm PDT
The Philadelphia Housing Authority demolishes a housing complex north of downtown.
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May 18, 2001, 7am PDT
A new skyscraper proposed for Philadelphia's Center City would be the tallest, but in a "quiet" way.
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May 11, 2001, 12pm PDT
Philadelphia's Mayor has a plan to deal with blight in the city. But the devil is in the details.
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April 18, 2001, 10am PDT
A forum at Temple-Ambler concluded it was still too early to tell whether a landmark law is making a difference.
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April 12, 2001, 11am PDT
The city takes control of a proposed development for $12 million after Disney fails to come up with a suitable alternative.
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April 7, 2001, 10am PDT
Base rate of $1.90 would make SEPTA the second most expensive system in the nation.
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March 26, 2001, 7am PST
A New Jersey community is designated for high-density growth. But the growth has come too fast, too soon.
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March 21, 2001, 10am PST
Philadelphia and Pennsylvania suburbs are behind in meeting their open space preservation goals.
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March 16, 2001, 7am PST
Union puts off transit strike; Mayor steps in to mediate.
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March 15, 2001, 11am PST
A major transit strike in Philadelphia is averted -- for now.
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March 13, 2001, 8am PST
Ian McHarg's groundbreaking ideas changed our thinking about development and laid down the basis for today's computer-based geographic information systems.
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March 12, 2001, 1pm PST
The nation's newest national monument will preserve a desert ecosystem from Phoenix's rapidly growing urban sprawl just sixty miles away.
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