A Tactical Urbanism Guide: Starting, scaling, and growing small neighborhood projects

The ‘tactical urbanism’ movement is growing up. The DIY public space entrepreneurs and fixer-uppers of prior years have wised up in so many ways, and on March 22nd, you’ll have a chance to hear from some of the movement’s national and local leading voices. Join Urban Consulate and 5th Square for an evening of fresh ideas … More A Tactical Urbanism Guide: Starting, scaling, and growing small neighborhood projects

Nominate a Drain for the LoMo Storm Drain Art Project!

LoMo is beginning out Storm Drain Art Project soon. Philly artist Ryan Psota will be painting whimsical designs on a few of our storm drains to bring more attention to our watershed and (hopefully) discourage citizens from throwing trash into the drains. Below is the design for the first drain, which will be at the … More Nominate a Drain for the LoMo Storm Drain Art Project!

Kindergarten registration opens soon!

Kindergarten registration opens Tuesday 2/28, and runs through 5/31. Visit one of our neighborhood schools for Kindergarten Open House on Tuesday, March 7: -D. Newlin Fell, 900 W Oregon Ave, 9-10am -A.S. Jenks, 2501 S 13th St, 9-10:30am -F.S. Key, 2230 S 8th St, 9:30-10:30am More information about registration is available here: http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/e/earlychild/kindergarten-registration