Developing Across the Transect in Philadelphia*


Four new urbanist developers from across the Delaware Valley discuss the challenges of creating mixed-use, walkable neighborhoods in one of America's oldest metropolitan areas. From urban infill in Center City to greenfield Traditional Neighborhood Developments, many of Philadelphia's developers have embraced New Urbanism and are pushing the public sector to climb aboard. Thomas J. Comitta, President, Thomas Comitta Associates, Inc., Town Planners & Landscape Architects, Moderator Jason Duckworth, Principal and Vice President, Arcadia Land Company Marshal Granor, Principal, Granor Price Homes David Grasso, President and CEO, Grasso Holdings Samuel Sherman Jr., Partner, Sam Sherman Associates LLC and New Urban Ventures LLC

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