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Architects Planners, Inc.
Oxford Mills serves to energize, support, and provide an urban
sanctuary for likeminded individuals who seek to educate.
Education-related nonprofit groups, like Teach for America will
house 35,000+ square feet of commercial space along with nine
different education-based nonprofit organizations.
Through the conversion of two 1879 mills in the up-and-coming
South kensington section of Philadelphia, the new apartments and
offices house teachers and nonprofit educational organizations in hopes
to create a cohesive community of educators. The project offers 114
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Context - Spring 2016
Equity: The Intersection of Community Development and Design
Innovation: Tactical Urbanism in Underserved Communities
Practice: The Rowhouse: Reimagined and Relevant
Index to Advertisers
Context - Spring 2016