In the News

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36th and Haverford Avenue Development

Mantua artist’s resistance pushes Philly to build a better grocery store (The Inquirer)


Mount Vernon Manor Apartments

Renovated apartments lauded as affordable housing option (The Philadelphia Tribune)

Vacant, Dilapidated Homes in Mantua Renovated Into Affordable Apartments (CBS Philly)

Mantua: Revitalizing the Mt. Vernon Manor Apartments (PlanPhilly)


Community Organizing

Advocates seek Mantua zoning plan (The Philadelphia Tribune)

Mantua residents want to rezone their neighborhood. Does their Councilwoman? (PlanPhilly)

Mantua re-zoning, gentrification meetings this Thursday (West Philly Local)


Mantua Greenway

We Are Mantua (The Philadelphia Citizen)

Design concepts unveiled for Mantua Greenway (PlanPhilly)

Mantua Greenway Project is Officially Underway (Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance)