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

April Zoning Meeting – Cancelled

The April Zoning Committee meeting, originally scheduled for Wednesday, April 11th at 7pm, has been CANCELLED. No new developments to discuss this month! Our next regularly scheduled meeting is Wednesday, May 9th at 7pm.

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, February 14th @ 7pm

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, February 14th @ 7pm

The February Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, February 14th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

945 Sigel Street (RSA-5)

For the partial demolition of an existing attached structura and for the erection of an addition at the 1st and 2nd floor rear and for the erection of a roof deck and roof deck access structure above the 2nd floor. For continued use as a single-family dwelling.

1630 South 7th Street (RSA-5)

For the erection of third floor addition above the existing second floor of an attached structure (max height 39 ft) with an accessory roof deck for residential use only with roof access structure. For use as multi-family household living with  three (3) dwelling units.

January Zoning Meeting is CANCELED

 

The January Zoning Meeting is CANCELED–no projects to discuss this month. See you in February!

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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