Make your summer fashion statement and show your civic pride with these BEAUTIFUL new EPX T-shirts. These beige shirts look great and are made of 100 % pre-shrunk cotton. Showing our association’s logo on the front and full name on the back in a classic burgundy script. They are available in medium, large, extra large and 2XL sizes. Priced at $12.00 for 2XL all other sizes are $10.00 and they make a perfect gift. So when cleaning and greening, town watch walking or just attending a zoning or other EPX meeting let everyone know who you are by wearing your East Passyunk Crossing Tee.

Available at the June 18th “Clean and Green” meeting, the June 27th Zoning and Planning meeting or just stop by 1908 S. Jessup Street and pick one up. We have a total of 48 and it is first come first served, one to a customer.

The entrance to East Passyunk Avenue never looked so inviting. Take a moment to stop and smell the roses and other beautiful plants our “Clean and Green” Committee has started potting at the triangle of Passyunk, McKean and Broad. Two humongous flower pots and a reworked Jardiniere, in front of the Wachovia bank, have all the makings of a secret garden. Thanks to the support of Wachovia, the East Passyunk Business Improvement District, and EPX! Special thanks to C&G Committee chair Tim Lidiak and our own “Mr. Green-Jeans” Jeff Goldman and crew for the excellent job. So nice to see the gorgeous variety of plants so finely husbanded, excelsior!

Many of you may know that tomorrow is my birthday and the IRS came through with an early present.

EPX IS NOW A 501(c)(3) FEDERAL TAX EXEMPT NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION!

So take out those check books and make out your donations to East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association and Town Watch. Mail them to 1117 Emily Street or hand them to me or any board member. Please note that all donations made after September 21, 2006 – our official PA State Incorporation date – are now tax deductible!