PlanPhilly



TaglineReporting on urban planning and Philadelphia's changing neighborhoods
Year Founded2006
Type or CoverageBusiness
Type or CoverageGeneral
Type or CoverageOther
StatePennsylvania
CityPhiladelphia
Business TypeNon-profit
Revenue SourcesGrants
Institutional SupportOther Foundation
Staff Size (Business)0
Staff Size (Editorial)6-10
Active VolunteersNone
CMSDrupal
AffiliationsWHYY Newsworks; Philadelphia Inquirer; Technically Philly; Philadelphia City Paper; William Penn Foundation.
Mappin LocationPhiladelphia - Pennsylvania
Principal StaffMatt Golas
Principal StaffBrian James
DescriptionPlanPhilly is a news website providing in-depth coverage of the city’s built environment. The site was launched in 2006 to cover the planning process for the Delaware River waterfront. PennPraxis a planning consultancy at the University of Pennsylvania School of Design asked journalist Matt Golas former metro editor at The Philadelphia Inquirer to come in and give them some advice. He left with a job offer and a news website to create.
Profile on CJRhttp://www.cjr.org/news_startups_guide/2011/03/planphilly.php
Homepageplanphilly.com