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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Crime Alert from 3rd District Philadelphia Police Department



On Friday, 8-22-14 at 7:38 am, an elderly male responded to a knock on his front door. When he opened the door the female offender handed him a card that stated “I CAN HELP YOU”. The female attempted to get into the home while grabbing the complainant around the waist area, the complainant was able to push the female out of his doorway but the offender took his wallet.

Everyone is reminded to use caution when someone knocks on your door.

Offender is described as a black female in her late 30’s, 5’7”, 130 lbs, dark skin, curly hair, white t shirt, dark jeans.

This may be the same female who knocked on a door on at 100 Porter Street where the female offender asked an elderly woman for a glass of water, the resident allowed the offender inside her home and her purse was stolen. Report taken 8-22-14 at 9am.

Anyone with information is asked to contact South Detectives at 215-686-3013 or submit a Tip at PhillyPolice.com refer to DC# 14-03-049193.

P/O Michael Duffy #7441
3rd District Crime Prevention Officer

General Membership Meetings – Fall 2014

The September General Membership Meeting is right around the corner!

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Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, August 27th

Join us for our zoning meeting on Wednesday, August 27th at 7PM at Neumann Goretti’s Media Libray (Room 211) at 7PM.


1934 E Passyunk (CMX-2.5): Variance for sign for Palladino restaurant at site of old Colombo’s.

800 McKean St (CMX-1): Variance for two residential units on second and third floor with existing commercial use on first floor.

South Philly Food Co-op Garden Tour

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The South Philly Food Co-op presents
The 4th Annual South Philly Garden Tour
A self-guided exploration of the green spaces hidden in South Philly’s concrete jungle

Saturday, September 6 – 1-4pm
Check-in 12:30pm at Gold Star Park, Wharton Street between 6th and 7th, for a tour map, a floral photobooth, and gift bag
(Rain date Sunday, September 7)

After-party at Industry Bar, 1401 E. Moyamensing Ave at Reed Street, where your Garden Tour wristband secures you $3 beers and free food samples.

All proceeds support our efforts to open a member-owned grocery store in South Philly.

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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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