The Zoning & Planning Committee handles East Passyunk Crossing’s zoning variance meetings, as well as civic design review, L&I violation reporting, vacant property initiative, and all other city planning functions. EPX’s zoning protocols can be found here.

Committee Members: Melody Damis, Darren Fava, Peter Iezzi (chair), Joseph F. Marino, Jaime McDonald, Roger Bruno, Ian Toner (vice-chair), and Brian Traylor.

Contact: zoning@epcrossing.org

Monthly Meeting
Usually held the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00PM at the East Passyunk Community Rec Center, 11th 1025 Mifflin St. Check below for the next meeting’s date and location.

Committee Chair


Peter Iezzi


Below find our comprehensive list of all current and past zoning committee hearings, with the resulting decisions by EPX and the ZBA.


Latest Committee News and Events

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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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.

Zoning Meeting – CANCELLED

The August Zoning Meeting, originally scheduled for Wednesday, August 9th, has been CANCELLED. No projects to discuss this month! Instead, why not talk to your neighbors about the recent streetscape improvements at 12th/Morris/Passyunk. What do you think?