News and Media Coverage

Links to coverage of PennPraxis projects.

PennPraxis works closely with the media to provide transparency to its work and design and planning issues.  Recent articles are linked below.  In addition, PennPraxis hosts www.planphilly.com, a news organization staffed by professional journalists, focused on design, planning and development in Philadelphia. 

Recent PennPraxis coverage:

Well Practiced: PennPraxis celebrates ten years transforming Philly planning, The Architect's Newspaper, April 26 2012

PennPraxis at 10, Penn Gazette, December 23, 2011

Strong arm of Phila. politics, Philadelphia Inquirer, September 25, 2011

Study released on public art in Philadelphia, Philadelphia Daily News, October 14, 2009

On the Horizon: Coherent Planning and Zoning, Philadelphia Daily News, April 28, 2009

Nutter proceeds with waterfront plan, Philadelphia Inquirer, March 1, 2009

PennPraxis: Phila. casino sites won't work, Philadelphia Inquirer, August 9, 2008

 

Recent Opinion-Editorials from Executive Director Harris Steinberg:

Philadelphia's promising land along its hidden river - Philadelphia Inquirer, February 26, 2012

Five years of staggering progress on waterfront planning - Philadelphia Inquirer, July 14, 2011