Delaware Waterfront News - Week of Feb. 22

Amendment on height would benefit WTC
Feb. 14, 2010

By Kellie Patrick Gates
For PlanPhilly

The Philadelphia Planning Commission will Tuesday consider an amendment to the Central Delaware Overlay that would eliminate height restrictions on waterfront parcels between Allegheny and Oregon Avenues. …

CDAG voted Sunday not to support the amendment unless and until the planning commission can provide a list of all parcels that will lose height restrictions.

On track: Phila. Waterfront rail line
By Paul Nussbaum

The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 18, 2010
Plans for a waterfront rail line in Philadelphia took a step forward yesterday, as a Delaware River Port Authority committee approved a $6.5 million contract for environmental studies and preliminary…