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Sunday, October 15, 2017
In December 2015, Philadelphia City Council approved legislation allowing developers to build additional dwelling units in certain zoning districts when qualifying green roofs are installed on the buildings. Since then 28 projects have taken advantage of the density bonus, greening rooftops across Philadelphia and aiding city stormwater management. At least another seven projects are in the ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Green Building, PWD
Monday, September 18, 2017
On August 4, 2017, the Philadelphia Water Department filed a proposed new regulation, Section 504.0, detailing requirements for sewer connections with the Department of Records. This section has now been approved and incorporated into Chapter 5. Click here to download the new regulations. Section 504 is effective as of 9/5/17, and we will begin formal implementation of the program on October 1st. ...read more
Categories: Legislation/Regulation, L+I, PWD