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Recent News

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!

Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 10:57am

Stay informed with the latest news about the World Meeting of Families, scheduled for the weekend of September 26th and 27th, by signing up for alerts through the Papal Visit Playbook. This site will be continuously updated with new information as the event approaches.

Monday, August 24, 2015 - 12:59pm

The following parking lane closures will be taking place over the next 1-2 weeks in relation to CHOP construction. Closing the parking lanes will be necessary to allow large vehicle deliveries to take place without endangering cars and property of near neighbors. The affected intersections are:

-       Schuylkill Ave. / Christian St.
-       Grays Ferry Ave. / 25th St. / Christian St.
-       24th St. / Christian St.
-       24th St. / Grays Ferry Ave.