Tuesday, January 24, 2012

Empty Lot of the Week-- January 24th

Hahnemann Mural Lot

Northwest Corner of Broad and Race Streets

                        This right here is an empty lot that didn't start getting much attention until fairly recently. This undeveloped hole used to be able to hide and be unnoticed before the Convention Center Expansion, but now has come back into full fucking exposure.
                     Read more at the Philadelphia City Paper's Naked City Blog... click here!

1 comment:

  1. Jeez Louise. NIMBYs blocking development to preserve murals. You know it's only a matter of time. Spell it out right now: the Mural Arts Program was created to visually improve vacant lots and blank walls left by demolition. None were ever intended to be permanent.