March 10: Greg Heller to PRA | ACLU pans RCO regs | Frankford Ave streetscaping (PlanPhilly, 3/10/2016)

Source: PlanPhilly
Byline: Jon Geeting

Gregory Heller will be the new Executive Director of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority, reports Tricia Nadolny. Heller is currently the CEO of Baltimore-based nonprofit development corporation American Communities Trust, is the author of “Ed Bacon: Planning, Politics, and the Building of Modern Philadelphia,” and even blogged for PlanPhilly at one point. Here are still more Heller articles from the Broad Street Review, including the proposal to turn Logan Circle back into a Square. He is married to Diana Lind, former editor of Next City, and current managing director of the Penn Fels Policy Research Initiative.