Logan Resident Survey: What the Neighborhood Really Needs

Logan Resident Survey: What the Neighborhood Really Needs

What is the easiest way to solve a neighborhood’s challenges? Talk to the neighbors. While it won’t fix every issue, talking to the people who actually live in the neighborhood is crucial to understanding a neighborhood’s problems. While creating a comprehensive neighborhood plan, Logan CDC, along with planning firm WRT, is making sure that the […]

 

Logan/Olney: Five People You Need to Know

Logan/Olney: Five People You Need to Know

School closings. Drug activity. Shootings. Unfortunately, news outlets in Philadelphia often primarily focus on negative events in northwest neighborhoods Logan and Olney; they only have the time and space to cover the bad stuff. However, take a drive up Broad Street and you will find communities bustling with energy, hope for improvement and the motivation […]

 By Alexis Sachdev and Dominique T. Johnson

Logan: After 25 Years, Plans to Redevelop Triangle Still Sunk

Weeds burst through cracked sidewalks and ivy sprawls up telephone poles. Rubble of what once held homes together – fiberboard, insulation and brick – forms small mountains at the streets’ edges. Strewn books, spilled spice jars, abandoned work boots and winter coats, broken toilets and rusted electronics collect mildew under fallen leaves. This is what […]