Philatopia is a showcase for urban planning and development concepts in Philadelphia. The aim is to provide an image of what the city could look like after another great phase of building to rival the decade which saw the Ben Franklin Bridge go up and the Broad Street Subway get dug. To make Philadelphia a true world class city, and double its current population to recapture historic peaks while addressing environmental and social issues which led to its decline.
To transform Philadelphia into a transit oriented city is a massive undertaking, but while New York is choking on its own infrastructure while its employers and residents flee the rising cost of doing business there, now is the time for Philadelphia to make itself. The vision for a new Transit Authority of Philadelphia will be … More Philly Transit Project: Plan