Category: governance

EPX updated Bylaws

After a revisions by board members and a period of public review and commentary from members, EPX has updated their bylaws! For those interested in reading the AMENDED AND RESTATED BYLAWS Of EAST PASSYUNK CROSSING CIVIC ASSOCIATION 2020, click the link to view or download the complete document.

EPX Statement Against Racial Injustice

The East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association (“EPX”) is outraged and saddened by the killings of Black and other people of color taking place across the country.  The murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, among many others, further evidence the systemic, institutionalized, and targeted racism that is deeply rooted in our country.  We have…
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Introducción a las Asociaciones Cívicas de Sur de Filadelfia

Gracias a todos los que asistieron a nuestra reunión el 29 de Mayo. A continuación se muestra la presentación de esa reunión para su información. This is an embedded Microsoft Office presentation, powered by Office Online. Damos la bienvenida a los comentarios sobre cómo podemos servir mejor a nuestros vecinos que se sienten más cómodos…
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EPX Statement on racist and anti-Semitic graffiti

EPX Statement on racist and anti-Semitic graffiti East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association strongly condemns the racist and anti-Semitic graffiti that was cravenly posted near our neighborhood. We know that this graffiti does not represent our neighborhood, and we will never abide by discrimination of any kind–race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, place of origin, ability, or…
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EPX Statement on King of Jeans sign’s removal

Both East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association and I were sad to see that the iconic King of Jeans sign was taken down today. For well over a year, we worked diligently to find a new public place for the sign, ideally in the neighborhood but at any Philadelphia location if need be (chair Joseph F.…
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EPX Attends White House Summit @ Penn!

White House Community Partnership Summit in Philadelphia, PA on Friday, March 2, 2012.  ISSUE AREA HIGHLIGHTS – Jobs/Economy, Livable Communities, Healthcare and Education The White House Office of Public Engagement and the General Services Administration are planning a daylong community partnership summit for Friday, March 2, 2012 to take place at Penn’s Annenberg Center for Performing…
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EPX Receives St. Edmond’s Bank Grant

EPX has received a large donation from St. Edmond’s Bank. Thanks to the work of our Grants/Finance committee, and EPX co-chair Joseph F. Marino. The grant award was in the amount of $1500.00! This money will be used to complete repairs and refurbishing of the NEW EPX Offices at 1729 S. 11th Street.