Press Coverage Mentioning 5th Square & Its Members

2021 Press Coverage

April 15, 2021
The Philadelphia Inquirer | 
Lower Merion bus stop is sorry, but not sorry enough. Oh, Canada.

April 9, 2021
WHYY | Chauvin trial: Philly police seek help from community as they prep for possible “unrest”

April 2, 2021
Cheddar | Emergence of Electric Vehicles Drive Lawmakers to Rethink the Gas Tax

March 31, 2021
WHYY | New trolleys, safer streets, e-buses: Philly could benefit from Biden’s infrastructure plan

March 24, 2021
Planetizen | Zoning Revision Process Hits Snags in Philadelphia

March 23, 2021
WHYY | Opinion: To thrive, Philly needs more housing — not more rules limiting builders

March 18, 2021
WHYY | Philly Council changes mixed-income housing bonus rules for Southwest Center City

March 16, 2021
Pennsylvania Capital-Star | PennDOT widening projects under increased scrutiny during transit funding uncertainty

March 15, 2021
The Philadelphia Inquirer | SEPTA is closing El station in Kensington to fix elevators damaged by urine, trash

March 5, 2021
WHYY | Philly’s iconic Ben Franklin Parkway to get a major redesign

March 1, 2021
Grid Magazine | What policies is Philly’s urbanist PAC 5th Square pushing this year? Grid sat down with one of its co-chairs to find out.

February 25, 2021
The Chestnut Hill Local | Post-pandemic public transit: A new look from the bottom up

February 25, 2021
WHYY | SEPTA to use COVID relief funds to move ahead with King of Prussia rail line

February 25, 2021
The Philadelphia Inquirer | SEPTA board OKs spending federal COVID-19 aid on the King of Prussia rail line

February 22, 2021
The Philadelphia Inquirer | Better bus service could mean more opportunities for Philly residents, transit study finds

February 22, 2021
WHYY | Faster buses, more rail, new trolleys: Philly transit plan takes system to 2045

February 22, 2021
Philadelphia Business Journal | Philadelphia, SEPTA lay out plan to overhaul bus system, regional rail

February 22, 2021
Metro Philadelphia | Public transit plan puts out big ideas

February 4, 2021
The Chestnut Hill Local | Will Regional Rail survive?

February 4, 2021
WHYY | Philly Council passes resolution to give itself more power over development

February 1, 2021
Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia | Grays Ferry Bridge To Provide Safe Bike/Ped Routes Over Schuylkill River

January 28, 2021
WHYY / PlanPhilly | Empty trains push SEPTA to explore changes to Regional Rail

January 27, 2021
WHYY / PlanPhilly | The rise of the ‘overlay’: How an obscure zoning tool is shaping Philly (again)

January 26, 2021
The Philadelphia Inquirer | Without commuters, what will happen to SEPTA Regional Rail?

January 12, 2021
CBS Philly | COVID In Philadelphia: SEPTA Union Says Transit Agency Going In Wrong Direction, Putting Workers', Riders' Health At Risk

January 11, 2021
philadelphianeighborhoods.com | Transportation: Petition Calls on SEPTA to Restore Service to Regional Rail Lines


January 6, 2021
⭐ WHYY / PlanPhilly | Opinion: How to shape Philly development in 2021