The ZBA Approves Industrial Conversions All the Time. Why Not the Quaker Building?
(Quaker Building | Photo: Post Brothers)
Inquirer architecture critic Inga Saffron uses her column this week to blast the Zoning Board of Adjustment for their transparently political rejection of Post Brothers' redevelopment plan for the Quaker Building at 9th and Poplar.Read more
ZBA Rejects Quaker Building Plan Despite RCO Support
(The Quaker Building | Image: Post Brothers)
Last week we wrote about how wards shouldn't be officially recognized as RCOs by the city, and discussed the example of the 14th Ward organization being assigned as the coordinating RCO to hear Post Brothers' zoning appeal for a conversion of the long-vacant industrial Quaker Building into a 350-unit apartment building at 9th and Poplar.