Second District Brewing Co. is coming soon to Newbold

Just over a year ago we shared with you that “large steel vats/barrels inside as well as what looked to be a bar” were spotted at a location in Newbold. What appeared to be the start of some sort of brewpub has finally been confirmed. In February, Second District Brewing

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SBSNA hosting fundraising event for Broad Street Business Improvement District

In the spring, the South Broad Street Neighborhood Association hosted its first fundraising event to move forward with the proposal and planning for the creation of a Business Improvement District on Broad Street. BIDs are meant to improve commercial corridors with added funding, bringing improvements, events and more to the

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Public meeting for updated Italian Market Business Improvement District plans to be held on Wednesday

In March of 2015, a public survey was released to see what improvements the community would like to see in the Italian Market and surrounding areas, followed by a public meeting in November. With so much business and activity on 9th Street, research is continuing for the creation of a Business

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Second public meeting will further discuss Philadelphia 2035 plans

As part of the citywide Philadelphia 2035 plan, research is being done to evaluate the strengths and weakness of various parts of the city, including the South District. A first public meeting was held in December. After receiving feedback from the first meeting and from the interactive maps online, a

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