EPX Community Garden Day!
East Passyunk Crossing Community Garden‘s first ever community day. The garden was open for Community members to come share in the peace of the garden, socialize with other members of the neighborhood, enjoy free burgers and hot dogs and help plants seeds and starters in the community plots.
Please join us for the May 2015 General Membership Meeting on Monday May 4th at 7pm in the Ss. Neumann-Goretti Auditorium (NOTE: change of venue) .
June 12th 7pm – 11pm
St. Monica’s Lanes
16th and Shunk
$20 before, $25 at the door
Food, drink and raffle prizes (bring your $1’s!) to enter.
Buy Tickets Online
Featuring South Philly’s BEST Basket Raffle!
Enter to win gift certificates and treats from the neighborhood’s hottest and most generous shops and restaurants.
SEE LIST OF BASKETS
There will also be an Air Hockey Tournament with a prize for the winner!
EPX will be holding a public meeting on Tuesday, April 21st at 7PM in the Neumann-Goretti Cafeteria with Councilman Squilla, representatives from Parks and Recreation, and representatives of Tolentine Community Center to discuss the future of the Tolentine site (1025 Mifflin St) and greater public access and neighborhood involvement. Please come to this meeting with your best ideas to enhance public access (e.g., dog park, community garden, playground, etc.) to provide direction for this important publicly-owned site.
The April 2015 General Membership Meeting will be held on Monday, April 6th at 7PM in the Neumann-Goretti Cafeteria (1736 S. 10th Street).
East Passyunk Crossing, Newbold Neighbors and Passyunk Square Civic Association are working together to host a yard tree giveaway this spring. Pre-register now for up to TWO free trees to plant in a yard on private property in Philadelphia. Choose between a variety of species – including fruit trees. Walk-in participants will be accepted at the end of each event while supplies last.
May 16, 10am-noon
9th and Wharton Entrance
Register at HERE or by calling 267-420-0680
City Council is exploring re-mapping the Bok Technical High School site to IRMX in accordance with the Planning Commission’s South District Plan draft recommendations. IRMX is a new zoning district that allows a mix of residential, commercial, and artisan industrial. New Bok owner/developer Lindsey Scannapieco of Scout, LTD will be presenting plans for the development of the building in accordance with the proposed re-mapping. Please attend to learn about the plans and provide guidance to City Council and First District Councilman Mark Squilla about the remapping.
For a brief overview of the IRMX zoning district, please visit the Planning Commission’s explanation on their blog.
For more information and to RSVP to the meeting, visit the Facebook event page.
1901 S 9th ST (RSA-5): Bok Site Remapping to IRMX
1316 Sigel (RSA-5): Permit for the erection of a one story addition on the third floor level with a roof deck over the second story portion of an attached structure. Refused for insufficient open area on the 3rd floor.
EPX Zoning Meeting
Wednesday, April 8 at 7PM
11th and Moore St Entrance
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