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

January Membership Meeting Canceled

Due to the inclement weather, we have decided to cancel our January Membership Meeting, as the City of Philadelphia has closed their offices (which includes the East Passyunk Crossing Community Center). Please save the date for our February Membership Meeting, which will take place Monday, February 5 at 7pm. Stay safe and warm out there!

January Zoning Meeting is CANCELLED

 

The January Zoning Meeting is CANCELLED–no projects to discuss this month. See you in February!

 

 

 

 

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Zoning Meeting: Wednesday December 13th @ 7pm

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, December 13th @ 7pm

The November Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, December 13th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

1616 East Passyunk Avenue (CMX 2.5)

For the erection of a roof deck accessed from the second floor rear, for use as a sit-down restaurant throughout the second floor and roof deck in an existing two-story structure.

1249 Pierce Street (RSA-5)

Application for the erection of a one-story addition at the rear of an existing structure, with a roof deck above.
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Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, November 8th @ 7pm

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, November 8th @ 7pm

The November Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, November 8th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

630 Pierce Street (RSA-5)

Erection of an attached structure (maximum height not to exceed 38 feet) with cellar and with front bay window (fully extending outside property line) and roof deck with access structure (maximum size not to exceed 90 square feet and maximum height not to exceed 10 feet). For use as a single family household living.

1146 McKean Street (RSA-5)

Application for a tattoo parlor (body art service) on 1st floor with existing single-family dwelling above in an existing structure.
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Fall Tree Planting

FALL 2017 TREE PLANTING NOVEMBER 18TH @ 9:30 a.m.

Plant One Million

We will be planting over 20 trees this time around, so we’ll need more volunteers than usual. Please come out and lend a hand!

Stay tuned for more details on our Facebook event page!

Fall 2017 Street Clean-up!

FALL STREET CLEAN-UP! November 4th @ 10:00 a.m.

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Meet at the EPX Community Garden (entrance on Watkins St. between 10th and 11th) at 10:00 a.m. for coffee and a light breakfast then head out with your neighbors to help clean our streets!

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, October 11th @ 7pm

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, October 11th @ 7pm

The October Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, October 11th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

1950 South 11th Street (RSA-5)
Erection of an awning at the front of the building for a vacant commercial space at first floor and two (2) family household living above.

600 Moore Street (CMX-2)
Meeting to discuss potential re-zoning of the block between 6th and 7th, Moore and McClellan, and the subsequent development of 25 single-family homes on McClellan, 46 residential duplex units on Moore, one mixed-use building at the corner of Moore and 6th, and one mixed-use building at the corner of Moore and 7th (one commercial spaces and 3 residential units each), and 84 parking spaces.

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  • Beautification

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

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  • Education

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  • Zoning

    Learn how your civic association helps shape the neighborhood.

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  • Events

    Plan fundraisers, social events and help get the word out about EPX.

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    Help keep the neighborhood safe.

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  • General Membership

    Meetings are the first Monday of the Month.

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