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*And* [drum roll please]...our BIG NEWS:
OFFICIAL "MARRIAGE" OF READING VIADUCT ADVOCATES
Oct 18, 2013 | By Nathaniel Popkin [reposted from Hidden City Philadelphia]
With construction documents in hand and a financing package in the making for the first phase of the conversion of the Reading Viaduct into a park, the two leading non-profits advocating for the project are merging. Tonight, at the closing party for Design Philadelphia, the Reading Viaduct Project, led by Sarah and McEneaney and John Struble, and Friends of the Rail Park, led by Aaron Goldblatt, Leah Murphy, and Liz Maillie, will officially “marry” and work together going forward under the name Friends of the Rail Park. [continue reading at hiddencityphila.org]