footer 1

Tag Archives | 4th and Reed

What's Happening in:  Dickinson Square West :  Pennsport 

Take a peek inside Mt. Sinai during the building’s final days

As the final days of Mt. Sinai are upon us, have you thought about the history behind the building that’s being demolished?

Conrad Benner of Streets Dept shared these photos from fellow Philadelphia photographer, @austinxc04 on Instagram, to document the interior of the deteriorating building prior to demolition.

Continue Reading →

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT:

ADVERTISEMENT

What's Happening in:  Dickinson Square West :  Pennsport 

Mt. Sinai demolition set to begin this month

It’s been a long time coming for old Mt. Sinai hospital at 4th and Reed. Plans have changed over time from the reuse of the current structure to the demolition and erection of 95 townhomes on the property.

The Reed Street side

The Reed Street side

Even though the Civic Design review had some problems with the project’s design when they reviewed the plans last month, demolition is now set to begin sometime within the next few weeks.

Continue Reading →

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT:

What's Happening in:  Dickinson Square West :  Pennsport 

Civic Design Review gives feedback on Mt. Sinai project proposal

The plans for Mt. Sinai Hospital have changed quite a bit in the past year. Initially, the plan was for a mix of apartments and townhomes that would include the maintaining the original structure.

The Reed Street side

The Reed Street side

Now plans include the complete demolition of Mt. Sinai to make way for 95 townhomes. On Tuesday, the plans went through the Civic Design Review, which decided that the project must return in a month with design changes.

Continue Reading →

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT:

What's Happening in:  Dickinson Square West :  Pennsport 

New plans for Mt. Sinai include demolition, 95 townhouses

The hopes of renovating the historic Mt. Sinai hospital at 4th and Reed have been all but dashed with a new proposal presented last week by the Concordia Group

The Reed Street side

The Reed Street side

Instead of renovating and utilizing the existing Mt. Sinai hospital structure, the plans now include the demolition of the entire building to make way for 95 townhouses.

Continue Reading →

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT:

What's Happening in:  Dickinson Square West :  Pennsport 

Upcoming community meeting to discuss plans for Mt. Sinai

We told you earlier this month about the new plans to demolish Mt. Sinai instead of redeveloping the site. Dickinson Square West Civic Association’s meeting on Tuesday will further discuss the plans for the site at 4th and Reed with the project’s developer.

The Reed Street side

The meeting is being held in order for the public to voice their opinions and make suggestions of what they’d like to see at the location. Currently, the developers are planning to build row-homes on the site.

Continue Reading →

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT:

Copyright 2013 Passyunk Post | WordPress customized by Auspicious Consulting
test