New GSK building
Urban Outfitters expansion
The focus will still remain on job creation with emphasis in the worlds of high-tech manufacturing, natural gas and alternative energy, and energy efficient construction. The new plan will look at ways to better connect the Navy Yard with the city and region. An environmental impact statement is being worked on concerning extending the subway to the Navy Yard. Residential development has also been a topic of discussion. Companies feel housing will look more attractive to their employees, SEPTA feels an extension of the Broad Street Line is only feasible if people live there, and small businesses need more than just 9-5 customers to survive. Housing would create a true community that is open for business all day long, seven days a week.