Voting is to begin on Monday, July 17, and end Friday, July 28, 2017. The top 25 will be posted on Monday. The winners will be notified via email by Wednesday, August 2, 2017. Tell your friends, family, and neighbors to vote for their favorite. Go to, http://bit.ly/RainCheckPhotos, to submit your vote. Voting is limited to once per day. … More Vote in the Rain Check Photo Contest!
These photos are from our Happy Hour last week. As you can see our second storm drain by Ryan Psota aka “Lemon Sparkle Fantasy” has been completed and it looks great!
FYI, the Kindergarten registration deadline has been extended to June 20th. More info here: 2017-2018 Kindergarten Registration Flyer (June 20th extension)
Please see our: NC Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/1449454675077626/ NC Eventbrite event page https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mifflin-square-park-neighborhood-convening-tickets-35248310646?aff=ehomecard Please spread the word and we look forward to seeing you there!
Sanitation Convenience Centers NEW Extended Hours Monday – Saturday 6am to 8pm TVs, tires, and mattresses are the most dumped items throughout the City. Aside from being rude to your neighbors and bad for the environment—this illegal dumping is easily avoidable. All of these items can be brought to any of the City’s six Sanitation … More New Extended Hours at City’s Sanitation Convenience Centers
Please stop by the Farmers Market on Tuesdays from 2-6pm. Originally founded in 2010 at Broad and Ritner, this market was moved to Snyder Avenue in 2012. This South Philadelphia neighborhood market is located right next to the Broad Street Subway Station. http://thefoodtrust.org/farmers-markets/market/broad-and-snyder-1
Not in Philly is a new app designed to help citizens adopt blocks to commit to keeping litter-free by cleaning it once a week for six months. If you sign up it might be possible to get a free grabber once the funding comes in. MORE INFO: http://www.phillymag.com/business/2017/06/06/not-in-philly-litter-website-dave-brindley/#BfZSvtMjETxMfldV.99 TO SIGN UP: http://notinphilly.org/
The Newbold Blues Festival will feature many delicious summertime brews to celebrate the change of season — from Nodding Head’s Monkey Knife Fightand Berliner and Second District’s Bancroft to Brewery ARS’ Passyunk Prime and Bookend Saison and Point Breeze Brewing’s Reed Street Rye, Point Breeze Pale Ale, and Madira! Our beer prices are insanely LOW — … More Get a discount on Newbold Blues Festival beer now!
LoMo’s Zoning Meeting is next Monday, May 22nd @ 6:30pm, Fumo Family Library (Broad and Porter). Agenda: 2316 S. 10th Street: Seeks to legalize use to a two family household. Frida Cantina, (SW Corner of 10th and Wolf). Seeks a Council Amendment to allow for outside (sidewalk) seating.
A new podcast, more voters (please) and Best Value Seven candidates are running in the Democratic primary for District Attorney. Learn more. 20 by Seventy: In which we do justice to the Philly DA’s race NewsWorks.org’s Dave Davies and Solomon Jones (NewsWorks, WURD) discuss the race for Philly District Attorney. Seventy’s David Thornburgh explains why … More Election News from Committee of Seventy