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PennDesign's Frank Matero Receives James Biddle Award
The Graduate Program in Historic Preservation is pleased to announce that Professor Frank Matero was this year's recipient of the Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia's James Biddle Award for lifetime achievement in historic preservation. Professor Matero recently sat down with Alan Jaffe of PlanPhilly for a Q&A. Read the full interview here.
Integrate transit stops with public spaces to establish major HUBs as community gathering center. Improve streetscapes with uniform trees and planters. Install street amenities such as banners on light poles to establish and reinforce sense of place. Encourage outdoor seating to enhance street vibrancy and sense of security.