I found this bit interesting.
Originally Posted by Oladybug
Sounds like a national chain type. Lack of parking could piss off the old timers, national chain the newbies.
The ground floor would consist of 2,980 square feet of retail space. Kaplan said his first choice would be a stable retailer who’d be “a strong anchor,” rather than a restaurant. He has two possible retailers in mind, he said, but declined to name them.
"No one wanted to be mayor of Philadelphia. It was a thankless job, which for the first 56 years offered an annual salary of zero. In 1745, two men turned down the position and instead accepted large fines. In 1747, Anthony Morris fled to Bucks County to hide and thus avoid notification of his election. After Morris’s disappearance, a new election was held, and William Atwood was re-elected."