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, David Goldfarb (chair), Peter Iezzi, Joseph F. Marino, Jaime McDonald, Roger Bruno, Lee Tharps, Ian Toner, 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


David Goldfarb


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

October 2016 Zoning Meeting

The October Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, October 5th at 7pm at the East Passyunk Community Center at 1025 Mifflin Street. Open to the public.

AGENDA:

2016 S JUNIPER ST (CMX-2): PERMIT FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION (3RD FLOOR) ABOVE AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS/APPLICATION. FOR USE AS VACANT COMMERCIAL ON THE FIRST FLOOR AND TWO (2) FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ON THE SECOND FLOOR. NO SIGNS ON THIS APPLICATION

2015-35 S HUTCHINSON ST (CMX-2): *** INFORMAL PROVISIONAL/INFORMATIONAL MEETING: NO VOTE TO BE HELD ***

PERMIT FOR THE DEMOLITION OF ALL EXISTING STRUCTURES ON SITE, AND FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE NINE (9) LOTS (PARCELS “A”, “B”, “C”, “D”, “E”, “F”, “G”, “H”, AND “I” ON PLANS) FROM ONE (1) EXISTING LOT (2015-35 S HUTCHINSON ST, AKA 2022 S PERCY ST), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLAN/APPLICATION. ON PARCELS “A” THROUGH “H”: FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A PILOT HOUSE (TO ENCLOSE ACCESS STAIRS ONLY), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON APPLICAITON. FOR USE AS TWO-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. PARCEL “I” TO REMAIN VACANT. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE APPLICATION.)

Zoning Meeting *TOMORROW* Wed Sept 14 @ 7 PM

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

AGENDA:

801 McKean St: PERMIT FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS. FOR USE AS TWO-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

Zoning Meeting: Wedneady, August 10th at 7PM

The August 2016 Zoning Meeting will be held Wednesday, August 10th 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.

AGENDA:

904 Emily St
PERMIT FOR AN ORTHODONTIC INSTRUMENT REPAIRS (LIMITED INDUSTRIAL) ON 1ST FLOOR AND OFFICE ON 2ND FLOOR ((BUSINESS/PROFESSIONAL OFFICE) FOR SOLE USE BY 1ST FLOOR ORTHODONTIC INSTRUMENT REPAIRS) IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE CREATES A CONDITION OF MULTIPLE MAIN USES ON A LOT.

801 McKean St
PERMIT FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS. FOR USE AS TWO-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

1725 S 10th St
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.

EPX Zoning Meeting: July 13th at 7PM

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.

AGENDA:

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

Zoning Meeting: Wednesday, June 8th at 7PM

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.

AGENDA:

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.