Get a preview of the future of Carpenter Green at a backyard BBQ event

Carpenter Green has been a work-in-progress at 17th and Carpenter for years now. Phase I was completed in the fall of 2015, and the rest of the project is expected to be completed in 2017 once funding is completely secured. While it will still be a while until Carpenter Green

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First phase of construction has started for Carpenter Green

Carpenter Green, the future park location at 17th and Carpenter, is starting to come to life, with Phase I of the project happening now. This phase includes the groundbreaking for the park space, along with the structural pieces being placed, including the storm water management structure, conduit and piping.

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Lot at 17th and Carpenter rezoned as parkland for Carpenter Green project

Back in March we told you about the Carpenter Green project and showed you some of the possible designs for the proposed park for the vacant lot at 17th and Carpenter. Councilman Kenyatta Johnson introduced a new bill just last week that will rezone the property from a residential and

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Check out the possibilities for park proposed for 17th and Carpenter

Seventeenth and Carpenter will soon be unrecognizable thanks to three projects that will transform the intersection from wasteland to vibrant neighborhood anchor, if all goes as planned. On the southeast corner, you have the Carpenter Square project, which is completing the first phase of an 11-home development plus a planned

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Quick Hits: Green in G-Ho; Penn expanding to S. Philly site; Cooking oil pilot program

The intersection of 17th and Carpenter is poised to be completely transformed, says Flying Kite. The Carpenter Square development is under construction, design for the Carpenter Green park is nearly complete and the city just put out an RFP for another lot at the intersection. UPenn plans a a research and

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