Welcome To EPX

EPX spans Broad to 6th, Tasker to Snyder and aims to provide a forum for our neighborhood to have voice and visibility in how the community develops, to bring folks together who have an interest in improving the quality of life in our public spaces, while celebrating the diverse and vibrant character of the neighborhood.

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Latest News and Events

Meet the new South Philadelphia Neighborhood Library

Monday, December 22, 2014 at 5:30PM
Fumo Family Branch
2437 South Broad Street

Join the South Philadelphia Neighborhood Library in previewing the architect’s and artist’s conceptual plans for the 2015 renovation of the library.

Knight artist Miguel Horn and architect Jim Keller will be present at the meeting.

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EPX, Philadelphia Access Center and United Healthcare Join Forces to Provide Thanksgiving Meals

From the South Philly Review:

Representatives from the Philadelphia Access Center, 1832 S. 11th St., and the East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association teamed with United Healthcare, 1900 S. Broad St., Nov. 24 to package and distribute 100 free Thanksgiving meals.


Zoning Meeting: TUESDAY, December 9th

Please note that EPX will now be holding its zoning meetings every SECOND TUESDAY

Join us for our monthly zoning meeting on Tuesday, December 9th at 7PM at Neumann-Goretti’s Media Library, 11th and Moore, Room 211 (2nd Floor). Open to the public.

Agenda:

1913 S 10th St (RSA-5)
For the creation of a takeout restaurant within an existing structure. The existing structure is currently registered as a grocery store and a one family dwelling on the 2nd floor.

804-806 Fernon/805-807 Mountain (RSA-5)
INFORMATIONAL SESSION ONLY: For the demolition of current structure and the erection of four single family homes.


December 2014 General Membership Meeting

The December 2014 General Membership Meeting will be held on Monday, December 1st at 7PM. The Meeting will held in the Ss. Neumann-Goretti Cafeteria. All are welcome.

The order of the day is electing the Board of Directors. (Only eligible EPX members will be able to vote)

Agenda

November General Membership Meeting Minutes:
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EPX-Mas Tour of Lights – Sunday December 14th

Get in the holiday spirit with EPX!

S. 13th Street Holiday Lights.  Photo by J. Fusco
S. 13th Street Holiday Lights. Photo by J. Fusco

EPXMas-2014

See why the lights in EPX were named one of the Top 15 Must-See Holiday Attractions according to Visitphilly.com!

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For an additional $10 you can go on a historic Christmas tour of East Passyunk Avenue guided by EPX co-chair Joseph F. Marino. Joe will take you on a stroll down the Avenue and reminiscence about the stores, shops and eateries of Christmas Past! This option is limited to fifteen people! If you’re interested, please email contact@epcrossing.org and let us know!!

We will also be raffling off this ENORMOUS Coca-Cola polar bear plush! Raffle tickets are only $1

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  • Beautification

    Tree plantings, clean-ups, urban gardening and sustainability.

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  • Education

    Volunteer to help the neighborhood’s schools and students

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  • Zoning

    Learn how your civic association helps shape the neighborhood.

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  • Outreach & Events

    Plan fundraisers and help get the word out about EPX.

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  • Public Safety

    Help keep the neighborhood safe.

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  • General Membership

    Meetings are the first Monday of the Month.

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