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, Tom Lombardi (Chair), Joseph F. Marino, Jaime McDonald, Roger Bruno, Ian Toner (Vice-Chair), and Brian Traylor.


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.

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 – CANCELLED

January Zoning Meeting – CANCELLED

Well, it’s happened again, folks. No new applications for zoning variances this month. Everyone must be in that post-holidays hibernation mode. So, our January meeting, originally scheduled for this Wednesday, has been cancelled. See you ’round the neighborhood!
December Zoning Meeting – CANCELLED

It’s been a quiet month, with no new applications for zoning variances. So, our December meeting has been cancelled. Instead, why not knock on your neighbor’s door and say hello? See you in January; we hope you’re having a safe and happy holiday season.

November Zoning Meeting

Please join us for our monthly zoning meeting, coming up this Wednesday, November 14th at 7pm. Meetings are held at the East Passyunk Community Rec Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. All are welcome to attend. See this month’s agenda, below.

July Zoning Meeting – CANCELLED

Hi, everyone. Just wanted to let you know that the zoning committee meeting for July has been cancelled. No new projects to discuss this month. Hope you’re enjoying your summer so far!

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 13th @ 7pm

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 13th @ 7pm

The June Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, June 13th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

641 Morris Street (RSA-5)

Variance for the creation of one off-street parking space accessory to a single-family dwelling.


1826-28 South 11th Street (CMX-2)

Variance for manufacturing and distribution of tofu in an existing one-story structure.