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BID names second CH retail recruiter

1 Comment 24 July 2012

by Lou Mancinelli When Borders closed more than two years ago at 8501 Germantown Ave., where the bookstore served as an anchor and drew many consumers from out of town to the commercial corridor, the realities of the slumping economy arrived in Chestnut Hill. Even before that, the signs pointed towards trouble, when a year […]

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SCH playing field plans gets unanimous support from LUPZ

0 Comments 18 July 2012

by Wesley Ratko Springside Chestnut Hill Academy’s plans to transform a playing field on its campus won support of the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee, which voted to support the school’s requests for a number of variances, paving the way for the project to proceed. Representing Springside Chestnut Hill Academy, […]

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Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee – July 10, 2012

0 Comments 12 July 2012

By Wesley Ratko 8200 Germantown Avenue Representatives from Bowman Properties presented the latest developments in their ongoing design of the proposed Fresh Market project at 8200 Germantown Ave. to the Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee. Charles Keefer, chief architect for Bowman Properties, showcased changes made to both the site plan and the building elevations […]

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New Jenks group describes vision at CHCA board meeting

0 Comments 29 June 2012

by Wesley Ratko The president of a newly formed nonprofit group called the Friends of J.S. Jenks [Elementary School] appeared before the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s board June 28 to introduce her group and talk about its vision for making the school better. Haviva Goldman, mother of a Jenks 3rd grader, told the board that […]

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CHCA, Bowman reach agreement on Magarity site

0 Comments 31 May 2012

by Wes Ratko The Chestnut Hill Community Association board has unanimously adopted the community development agreement for the former Magarity Ford site at 8200 Germantown Ave. that was created after negotiations between Bowman Properties, the developer, and a “negotiating subcommittee” led by Joyce Lenhardt, vice president of the CHCA’s physical division. That agreement, formally titled […]

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Greene Street Consignment property owner looks to expand first floor space

0 Comments 16 May 2012

by Wesley Ratko Sanjiv Jain, the owner of 8524 Germantown Ave., asked the Chestnut Hill Community Association’s Development Review Committee to support a zoning variance that would allow him to build an extension onto the rear of that building to accommodate the growing success of Greene Street Consignment, the building’s current tenant. The building now […]

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Bowman checks in with designs for Fresh Market site

0 Comments 07 May 2012

by Wesley Ratko Representatives from Bowman Properties appeared before the Land Use Planning and Zoning Committee Thursday night, May 3, to present plans that illustrate their progress on the schematic design for the Fresh Market building planned for 8200 Germantown Avenue, the site of the former Magarity Ford. Bowman’s managing partner Richard Snowden began the […]

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