A strong community has many elements. Housing at all income levels. Investment in social capital. Quality public amenities. Concern for its residents. PHDC works to make these elements a reality in Philadelphia’s neighborhoods.
Percent for Art
For 60 years Philadelphia has been a national leader in creating publicly-supported art.
When PHDC evaluates proposals social impact – the benefits a development will bring to a community – is a critical element of the review process.
PHDC engages contractors to make improvements at recreation centers, libraries, parks and other public facilities.
Philadelphia supports housing opportunities for residents at all income levels.
PHDC and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia are working together to improve the lives of children with asthma.