Please join us for our May zoning meeting on Wednesday, May 11th @ 7PM at the East Passyunk Community Rec Center, 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public, and all are welcome.


1603 E Passyunk Ave: Manatawny Still Works (CMX-2.5)
(Location is the Passyunk avenue side of the building previously occupied by Chiarella’s.) Limited “satellite” distillery license allowing retail sales, limited samples, and sale of drinks (alcohol limited to Manatawny’s line). Hours limited by law to no later than 11PM.

1709 E Passyunk Ave: Barcelona Wine Bar (CMX-2.5)
(Location is the building currently occupied by A Man’s Image.) Liquor license for a by-right restaurant. Applicant has previously attended in April a public information session and has agreed to amend hours, trash disposal, and address other neighborhood concerns.

Click Here to Bid on the EPX Online Auction!

The 2016 EPX Online Auction closes TONIGHT, April 11, 2016 at 9:30PM. There are so many fantastic experiences and items available for bidding. Please check it out and help support our organization! All items were generously donated and all proceeds go to EPX! Email if you have any questions about any of the items.

EPX Online Auction

The April 2016 Zoning Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 13th at 7PM. It is open to the public, and all are welcome to attend. The meeting will take place at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street.

1709 E Passyunk Ave (Barcelona Wine Bar (old A Man’s Image)): Provisional information and feedback Q&A meeting for liquor license for by-right restaurant. No votes will be held.


2016 Red Gravy Contestant Information

Come to taste all of the homemade sauces and vote for your favorite! Tickets include a complimentary Buckingham Valley Wine tasting provided by Vin Cafe, as well as salads, bread, all of the red gravies served over pasta, and dessert! All proceeds directly benefit the work of our organization.

The online ticket pre-sale period has ended, although tickets can be purchased at the door. Adults: $20. Children under 12: $10.

If you have any questions about this event or if you would like to volunteer to help with this event, please contact

EPX Online Auction

Strong Neighborhoods make a strong city. Get two things for the price of one: a great experience, while supporting a great organization! All proceeds will directly benefit the work of our organization.

Click here to view and bid on these fantastic experiences!

The online auction will close promptly at 9:30pm Monday, April 11, 2016.

All items have been generously donated to the East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association. Many thanks to our wonderful sponsors, who have provided these awesome prizes:

Bing Bing Dim Sum, East Passyunk Business Improvement District, Enliven Planters, Essen Bakery, Fond, Hersha Hospitality Management/The Rittenhouse Spa & Club, Little Baby’s Ice Cream, Palladino’s, Paradiso Restaurant & Wine Bar, Royal Tavern, Senator Larry Farnese, South Philadelphia Community Acupuncture, Tria, Triangle Tavern, Wake Up Yoga, Walnut Street Theatre, Welcome America Inc.

Please email if you have any questions.

All our welcome to attend our zoning meeting on Wednesday, March 9th @ 7PM.

*** IN ADDITION: Please see the end of this post for information about a zoning meeting for a take-out restaurant (Wendy’s) at 2037 S Broad Street to be held by South Broad Street Neighborhood Association.


1804 E Passyunk Avenue (Escape the 1980s) (CMX-2.5):

1324 Moore St (RSA-5):
Permit for the erection of a one story rear area addition a-top an existing noncompliant first floor rear addition. For the legalization of the first floor addition to allow for the proposed second story r[e]ar addition.

Wednesday, March 9th @ 7PM
East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
1025 Mifflin St


Also affecting our members:

South Broad Street Neighborhood Association has scheduled (subject to confirmation) a zoning meeting on Tuesday, March 15 @ 7PM for a project affecting our neighborhood: a special exception for a take-out restaurant (Wendy’s) at 2037 S Broad St (the old Beneficial building). The meeting will be held at Constitution Health Plaza| 1930 South Broad Street | Conference Center — 1st Floor. Please see for more information.