Last month, YIMBY unveiled the UPS package sortation and distribution facility proposed at 1 Red Lion Road in Bustleton, Northeast Philadelphia. The 1,004,000-square-foot structure is currently the city’s largest single proposed building in terms of floor area. A few days ago, the development team of Commercial Development Company, Inc, Blue Rock, Bohler, and NORR submitted a revised Civic Design Review package, which shows design changes that deal mainly with landscaping at the 140-acre site and the way the facility will relate to the surrounding residential neighborhood.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a single-story structure at 2134 North 2nd Street in Norris Square, North Philadelphia. The property is located on a block between Diamond Street and West Susquehanna Avenue. The building spans a 578-square-foot footprint. 2nd Street Development LLC is the property owner.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a four-story prewar structure located at 5221 Chester Avenue in Kingsessing, Southwest Philadelphia. The property is located on a block between South 52nd Street and South Wilton Street. The former single-family dwelling will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia demolition program. The cost of the work will be $54,000. The property is owned by the City of Philadelphia. The contractor listed for the job is Mangual Demolition Inc.
Permits have been filed for the construction of a three-story, 78-unit residential structure at 2610-16 West Fletcher Street in Strawberry Mansion, North Philadelphia. The property sits between North 26th Street and North 27th Street. The new building will take up a footprint of 95,520 square feet and the building itself will offer 61,611 square feet of floor space. A community center will also be included in the project, as well as a surface parking lot. The project’s estimated construction costs are approximated $12.5 million.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a vacant two-story prewar rowhouse at 2459 North Patton Street in Strawberry Mansion, North Philadelphia. The former single-family dwelling is located on a block between West York Street and West Cumberland Street. The building will be torn down as part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost of work is $13,000. The property is in ownership by the Philadelphia Land Bank and the contractor is Pedro Palmer Construction Inc.