2016RedGravyWeb

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 events@epcrossing.org.

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 events@epcrossing.org 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.

Agenda

1804 E Passyunk Avenue (Escape the 1980s) (CMX-2.5):
SPECIAL EXCEPTION FOR PUZZLE SOLVING ACTIVITY FOR LESS THAN FIFTY (50) PEOPLE (ASSEMBLY AND ENTERTAINMENT) ON 1ST FLOOR WITH VACANT 2ND FLOOR IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

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.

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

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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 http://sbsna.org/ for more information.

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Please be re-assured that our Feb 9th zoning meeting will occur as scheduled at 7PM and will *NOT* be postponed because of weather.

All our welcome to attend our zoning meeting on *TUESDAY*, February 9th @ 7PM.

Agenda

1901 S 9th St: Bok Building (ICMX):
Liquor license application (License No: R 6604/LID: 72758) for a restaurant and seasonal bar on the 8th floor ONLY.
Additionally, general update on the Bok building.

MEETING INFO:
Tuesday, February 9th @ 7PM
East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
1025 Mifflin St

All our welcome to attend our zoning meeting on *TUESDAY*, February 9th @ 7PM. Please note the change of day of week to Tuesday to avoid Ash Wednesday conflicts.

Agenda

1901 S 9th St: Bok Building (ICMX):
Liquor license application (License No: R 6604/LID: 72758) for a restaurant and seasonal bar on the 8th floor ONLY.
Additionally, general update on the Bok building.

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.

MEETING INFO:
Tuesday, February 9th @ 7PM
East Passyunk Community Recreation Center
1025 Mifflin St

Our neighbors from the Philadelphia Access Center have organized a Thanksgiving Meal Giveaway and are looking for volunteers to help prep and pack the meals. The event will take place on Wednesday, November 25 at the United Healthcare Community Center. The meal packing will be followed by a fall festival at 2pm. Please see flyer below for more information.