The Philadelphia Neighborhoods: Histories, Plans and Futures creates a web presentation of the full content of 86 neighborhood planning surveys prepared and published by the Philadelphia City Planning Commission between 1946 and 1990. These reports contain descriptions of current conditions of housing stock; population trends; property turnover; public transportation; community activity. Recommendations are made for future action.

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Center City Redevelopment Area Plan (1976)

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Comprehensive Plan for the City of Philadelphia (1960), Plan for Center City (1976)

Issues for the 1980's

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"This report includes an assessment of the issues addressed by the City in the 1970's, significant current challeneges, and anticipated new directions…

Morton Redevelopment Area Plan

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Morton designated as a Redevelopment Area (certified in 1948)/Redevelopment Area Plan "in accordance with the Urban Redevelopment Law of May 24, 1945,…

Redevelopment Areas: Lehigh

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Lehigh designated as a Redevelopment Area (certified in 1948)/Redevelopment Area Plan "in accordance with the Urban Redevelopment Law of May 24, 1945,…

Hartranft Redevelopment Area Plan

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Hartranft designated as a Redevelopment Area (certified in 1948)/Redevelopment Area Plan "in accordance with the Urban Redevelopment Law of May 24,…