Committee Members: Melody Damis, Darren Fava, David Goldfarb (chair), Peter Iezzi, Joseph F. Marino, Roger Bruno, Lee Tharps, Ian Toner, Brian Traylor, and Carol Trevey.
Usually held the second Wednesday of every month at 7:00PM at the East Passyunk . Check below for the next meeting’s date and location.
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
The July 2016 Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, July 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.
1725 S 10th St (CMX-1):
PERMIT FOR THE CHANGE OF USE OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE TO MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE (3) DWELLINGS). NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OF AREA OF STRUCTURE. PLANS FOR REFERENCE OF SIZE OF LOT ONLY. 7/13/2016
624 Mountain St RSA-5: PERMIT FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLAN/APPLICATION. FOR USE AS SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH TWO (2) ACCESSORY, INTERIOR PARKING SPACES [WITH NO REAR YARD SPACE] 7/13/2016
1901 S 9th St (Bok) IRMX: PERMIT FOR GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND ENTERTAINMENT USE FOR THE PURPOSE OF HOSTING A SPORTS LEAGUE FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS, ROLLER SKATING, WRESTLING, WEIGHT LIFTING, DANCE COMPETITIONS AND RECITALS, SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS OR AWARD CEREMONIES, PLAYS OR MUSICALS, DANCE COMPANY SHOWS, VENDOR ART
The June 2016 Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, June 8th 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.
1621 S Clarion Street (RSA-5):
PERMIT FOR THE PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF A REAR ONE- AND TWO-STORY PORTION OF AN EXISTING TWO-STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE AND FOR THE ERECTION OF REAR TWO-STORY ADDITION (HEIGHT NTE 38 FEET) AS PART OF AN EXISTING SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLANS.
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.
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.
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):
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.
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 http://sbsna.org/ for more information.