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Wednesday, September 23, 2015 - 11:23am

Appeal applications, for tax year 2016, are due by the first Monday in October (October 5, 2015). You can file an appeal if you think the estimated market value of your property is too high or too low, the estimated market value of your property is not uniform with similar surrounding properties, or the characteristics of your property that affect its value are substantially incorrect. Click here to get more information on how to file.

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