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The CityAve District is located in Lower Merion and Philadelphia Pennsylvania along City Avenue, Route 1. The District is 2.8 miles long and includes a range of uses including office, commercial, retail, educational and cultural.

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Reports

 

DOE Rulemaking Removes Most T12 Flourescent Lamps from the Market

 

Lamp Disposal Regulations Deserve Careful Consideration



CityAve in the News

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Study eyes transit options to redice traffic congestion on City Avenue, Main Line Times, Nov. 22, 2012

 

In Progress: the 63rd Street Streetscape Improvement Project, Overbrook Farms Newsletter, Nov/Dec (Front Page)

 

Police Committee mulls red-light cameras, Main Line Times, Oct. 11, 2012

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President's Word, Merion Civic Association Fall 2012 Newsletter

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Commissioner's Report, Merion Civic Association Fall 2012 Newsletter

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Bala Avenue Streetscape Project Begins, Narberth-Bala Cynwyd Patch, Sep. 14, 2012

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St. Joe's buys 8.9-acre estate, Main Line Times, Sep. 13, 2012

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On Bala Cynwyd's giant Overcup Oak, Main Line Times - Editorial & Opinion, Sep. 13, 2012

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President's Message, The Gateway - The Neighborhood Club of Bala Cynwyd Newsletter, Summer 2012

 

LM votes to hire more police, Main Line Times, Aug. 2, 2012

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Three Bala Plaza restriction to expire, Main Line Times, Jul. 26, 2012

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City Ave. rezoning issue arises, Main Line Times, Jul. 19, 2012

 

LM board discusses CIP, Main Line Times, Jul. 5, 2012

 

New zoning spurs transformation on City Avenue, Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal - Mid Year Review, Jun. 22 - Jul. 12, 2012 

 

Fourth Annual City Avenue Spring Fling a real success, Main Line Times - Business, Jun. 14, 2012

 

A City Avenue Casino? Don't dismiss the possibility, Main Line Times, May 3, 2012

 

Restaurant/bar to open on St. Joe's campus, Main Line Times, May 3, 2012

 

LM rezones City Ave. for development, Main Line Times, May 3, 2012

 

On the Boards, Philadelphia Inquirer, Apr. 23, 2012

 

Rezoning to transform City Avenue corridor will take effect April 30, Main Line Media News, Apr. 26, 2012

 

City Avenue in for dramatic changes?, Philadelphia Business Journal, Apr. 27, 2012

 

Lower Merion considers trying for City Avenue grant money, Main Line Times, Apr. 19, 2012

 

LM planners move on O'Neil plan, City Ave., Main Line Times, Apr. 12, 2012

 

Top Workplaces in 2012, The Inquirer & Daily News, Mar. 18, 2012

 

Letters to the Editor: Don't give up fight against City Ave. casino, Main Line Times - Editorial & Opinion, Mar. 8, 2012

 

Workshop: No consensus so far on City Avenue corridor, Main Line Times, Mar. 1, 2012

 

Options grow for using LM's $6.9-million tax windfall, Main Line Times, Mar. 1, 2012 (Front Page)

 

City Avenue Re-zoning, GFV Transportation - One The Move, Issue 1, Vol 22

 

2012 Preservation WatchList: A careful balance, Main Line Times - Main Line History, Feb. 16, 2012

 

Lower Merion Conservnacy announces '12 WatchList, Main Lime Times, Feb. 16, 2012 (Front Page)

 

Binswanger Wins Assignment for Largest Building in Bala Cynwyd, PA, CityBiz Real Estate, Feb. 12, 2012

 

Seeing the big picture of City Avenue's future, Main Line Times, Feb. 2, 2012 (Front Page)

 

Workshop considers City Ave. amendments, Main Line Times, Feb. 2, 2012 (Page 6) more...

 

City Avenue Rezoning Workshop, Narberth-Bala Cynwyd Patch, Jan. 28, 2012 more...


Changing Skyline: Suburbia's outer ring losing shine, some economicts say, Philadelphia Inquirer, Jan. 6, 2012

 

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CityAve Press Releases

Press Release:  The City Ave District Welcomes John Collins as Director of Operations & Public Safety
 

Press Release: City Avenue Business Alliance Brings Business Leaders in the City Avenue District Together for...A Night of Networking at Landmark Americana Tap & Grill 
 

Press Release: City Avenue Special Services District Announces Start of Bala Avenue Streetscape Project

 

Press Release: Fourth Annual CityAve Spring Fling Featuring Live Music, Great Prizes, Complimentary Samplings and More!

 

Press Release: City Avenue Special Services District CABA Networking Night Hosted by Citibank and Catered by Cosi Catering

 

Press Releases: City Avenue Special Services District CABA Networking Night Hosted by American Executive Centers

 

Press Release: City Avenue Special Services District Announces Board Changes

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CiyAve Press Releases Archives



CityAve District Presentations

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City Avenue Transportation Connectivity Plan

 

City Avenue District - A Transformation in Progress

 

City Avenue District Ordinance(s)

3961 - City Avenue District Ordinance Adopted

           12/14/2011

3962 - Change to Zoning Map 2: City Avenue District

           Adopted 12/14/2011

                 City Avenue District color map - 4/7/2011

3963 - Change to Zoning Map 2: R6A Residence District

           Adopted 12/14/2011

                 R6A Residence District color map - 4/7/2011

3971 - City Avenue District Ordinance - RCA and BCR

           Adopted 4/25/2012

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Official Map

City Avenue Special Services District Map - 10/15/2012

Regional Center Map - 10/15/2012

Official Map Ordinance – 3972 - Chapter 107 - 4/25/12

City Avenue Official Map – 3/9/2012

Official Map – Municipalities Planning Code Excerpt

Official Map FAQ – College Township, PA Excerpt

Meeting Notes (revised) from 1/28/2012

Official Map Workshop Response - 2/23/2012

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Public Workshops

1/4/20111/25/2011, 3/29/2011, 6/27/2011, 7/18/2011, 9/26/2011, 10/24/2011, 1/30/2012, 2/27/2012

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Public Hearings and Committee Meetings

4/25/2012 - Public Hearing

3/14/2012 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

11/30/2010 - Public Hearing

3/1/2011 - Continued Public Hearing

4/13/2011 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

6/8/2011 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

6/23/2011 - Special Planning Commission Meeting

10/25/2011 - Special Planning Commission Meeting

11/10/2011 - Special Planning Commission Meeting

1/16/2011 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

12/14/2011 - Board of Commissioners Public Hearing

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Background Information

Zoning Overlay District Prototypes (presentation to the Board of Commissioners, 6/23/2010)

City Avenue Corridor Zoning Recommendations (presentation to the Board of Commissioners on 5/26/2010) - revised 6/10/2010

Zoning Analysis (presentation to the Bala Neighborhood Club, 6/10/2008)

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City Avenue Transportation Services Area

Transportation Connectivity Plan - Recommended Proposal - 6/14/2012

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Traffic Impact Fee

Impact Fee Ordinance - 7/29/2011 DRAFT

SALDO Article XI - Impact Fees

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City Avenue Transportation Services Area Studies

Land Use Assumptions Report - 7/22/2010

Roadway Sufficiency Analysis & Transportation Capital Improvements Plan - 8/2011
Appendix A, Appendix B, Appendix C, Appendix D, Appendices E & F, Appendices G & H, Appendix I, Appendix J, Appendices K & L

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City Avenue Transportation Services Area Presentations

6/8/2011 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

                 (RSA/TCIP)

5/11/2011 - Building & Planning Cmte Meeting

6/23/2011 - TSAAC Public Hearing

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Transportation Services Area Advisory Committee Meeting Notes

7/13/2011, 6/23/2011, 6/8/2011, 5/25/2011, 5/11/2011, 4/13/2011, 3/9/2011, 2/28/2011, 2/9/2011, 12/8/2010

 

Prior meeting notes (found in the Meeting Minutes/City Ave TSAAC folder)

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Ongoing and/or Recent Projects in the City Avenue Special Services District

Bala Ave Streetscape & Safety Capital Improvement Project, 10/13/2010

Lighting Plan (presentation to the Board of Commissioners), 11/5/2008

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Background Reports

Potential Economic Impact of Redevelopment, 11/2007

Bala Cynwyd Retail Strategy, 9/29/2006

Part 1 - Introduction, Sections 1.0 to 3.1
Part 2 - Sections 3.2 to 3.4.2
Part 3 - Sections 3.4.3 to 5.0




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