How is a fresh food market exception being used to build a mixed-use development at 601 Christian?

The one-time community space at  6th, Passyunk and Christian has been in flux since the park was closed in 2013. Earlier this year plans were first presented for a new mixed-use development for the lot, but residents and the ZBA resisted based on height restrictions and a failure to meet an

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GoFundMe created to raise money for zoning appeal of development planned for former Triangle Park space

The triangle-shaped plot of land at 6th, Passyunk and Christian has been a much-debated property in Bella Vista. It was once home to a gas station, but once that ceased to exist, the lot sat vacant for years. Triangle Park, a community green space, was created on the property, but

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Zoning board denies proposal for mixed-use development at 6th and Christian

New plans were presented in November for a mixed-use development for the former Triangle Park property at the intersection of 6th Street, East Passyunk Avenue and Christian Street. The first versions of the plans included five-stories with 12 apartments. The developers, Dan Rosin and Rafi Licht, have since changed the plans

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Mixed-use development proposed for former Triangle Park location

The triangle-shaped plot of land at the intersection of 6th Street, East Passyunk Avenue and Christian Street has been in a state of flux for years now. The location was briefly Triangle Park, which served as a community garden and green space with the permission of property owner Stuart Schlaffman, before he shut

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Spotted: Trump posters by street artist Hanksy at former Triangle Park

If you’re wandering around the former Triangle Park space at 601 Christian St., you might catch a glimpse of one of these Donald Trump posters, created by street artist Hanksy. As you’ve probably heard by now, the Republican presidential candidate made some pretty ignorant statements about Mexican immigrants, so seeing

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Unauthorized excavation occurred this week at Triangle Park

On Monday and Tuesday this week, some excavation began on Triangle Park, the plot of land at 601 Christian St. While it seemed as though there could be some hope for the future of this property, apparently that excavation was a complete accident from a contractor who began digging up

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