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Recent News

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:29am

The SOSNA office will be closed on Thursday, September 24th during office hours. HOWEVER, the Police Community Meeting will take place at 6:30pm as scheduled. 

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:25am

From the Streets Department: On a Citywide basis, trash and recycling collections will be cancelled on Friday, September 25 and Monday, September 28. Residents must hold their collections until the following week. Holding collections means keeping trash and recycling on-premises for one additional week. 

Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 10:21am

It's official - phase 1 of Carpenter Green is underway! Thanks to Councilman Kenyatta Johnson, the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority and of course our AMAZING volunteers who have worked so hard to turn this lot into a community park! 

Phase 1 includes all of the underground utility work and will be completed in a few short weeks! We'll soon be halfway to creating Carpenter Green!

Monday, September 7, 2015 - 1:34pm

So Crepe (1506 South Street) is seeking a part-time server. Applicants should be available during lunch and dinner shifts, and serving experience is preferred but not necessary. 

To apply, email your resume to

Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 11:42am

The Triangles Plaza just got better! The Grays Ferry Triangles Committee has just installed a Little Free Library in the Plaza! While you're there feel free to borrow a book (there are kids' book and grown-up books) to read as you lounge by the fountain. Remember the motto- "take a book, leave a book", if you take a book home, leave another book in the library for someone else to enjoy!