Will construction ever begin on the Brush Factory? LoMo Civic hosts meeting to voice concerns

It has been over two years now since the Zoning Board of Adjustment approved plans for a development to reuse parts of the former Brush Factory at 12th and Jackson to create 151 apartments. The property has been left dormant,

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Developer lowers number of apartments in proposed Artisan Lofts at 12th and Jackson

UPDATE: Here’s one important thing to note: the project does not yet have financing lined up. Another source who attended the meeting contacted us today to say that the lawyer on the project said several times, “if we get financing.” On

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Here’s updated renderings of the plans for Artisan Lofts, the old brush factory at 12th and Jackson

The proposal to redevelop the former brush factory at 12th and Jackson streets would include 164 rental apartments, 62 parking spaces and – certainly a first for South Philly – a 24-hour doorman. Developer Tony Rufo presented the plans this week

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