Category: beautification

Join us for our May Clean Up!

Thank you to all who came out for our April street sweep in conjunction with the City of Philadelphia Spring Cleanup.¬†Our next cleanup will be Saturday May 13. We will meet by the shed at the EPX community garden at 9:30. Have a suggestion for an area you would like to help clean up? Email¬†cleanandgreen@epcrossing.org.…
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Mural Arts in EPX

Help find a location for a mural!Mural Arts Philadelphia is searching for a building be the location for a new mural part of the project “We Will Write the World ” centered on increasing childhood literacy by encouraging playful learning through public art. As part of this work, Mural Arts is looking for walls near…
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Upcoming Spring Cleanup

The March cleanup was canceled due to weather. Our next neighborhood cleaning event will be Saturday, April 1 in conjunction with the City of Philadelphia Spring Cleanup. Please mark the day in your calendar, and we will share more details soon.

Fall Tree Planting

The fall tree planting event will take place on November 19th, 9am – 12 noon. There will be between 24-26 trees being planted in our boundaries, including many around Southwark School. No experience is required, all planting teams will be paired with a trained tree tender. Volunteers will also be needed the day before to…
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September Clean Up

This Saturday, September 17th is our next monthly street cleaning. Volunteers will be targeting 10th Street from Tasker to Snyder and are invited to meet in the garden at 1016 Watkins to pick up supplies at 9:30 then head over to 9th & Tasker Street at 9:45. All are welcome. As always we will supply…
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June Clean Up

Sat, June 11th, 9:30am is the EPX monthly street sweep. Volunteers will be focusing on will be 10th Street from Tasker to Snyder. There will be a team from The Philly Access Center concentrating on the area from 10th to 12th and McKean to Moore. Together we can have an even greater impact on our neighborhood. We…
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Distance Street Tree Planting

Please join EPX Saturday, November 21, 2020 at 9 AM for a socially distanced street tree planting event. We are limited each planting group to 3 people: a group leader and 2 others. To that end, we’re asking everyone to RSVP at the link below by November 14. https://forms.gle/dbfC8paGSuzNr9Sf9 We will meet in the parking…
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