SEPTA’s Bus Revolution + How It Impacts Our Neighborhood

We want to make the LoMo community aware about the SEPTA Forward: Bus Revolution initiative, a comprehensive redesign of SEPTA’s entire bus network to make buses more reliable, efficient, and simpler to understand and use. As a part of this effort, SEPTA has released two unique network options which reimagine the regional bus network as … More SEPTA’s Bus Revolution + How It Impacts Our Neighborhood

Let’s Celebrate A Great South Philly Greenspace!

The Meadows at South Philly’s FDR Park are an incredible outdoor open space, with wild fields and parklands that offer hours of enjoyment for visitors to hike, jog, picnic, walk their dog or explore with friends and family members alike. Yet city officials are pushing a destructive proposal that could decimate a huge swath of … More Let’s Celebrate A Great South Philly Greenspace!

Get Ready for the City’s Plastic Bag Ban!

For residents and businesses: See links below for resources in multiple languages. Philadelphia’s plastic bag ban goes into effect on October 1, 2021. The ban prohibits retail establishments from providing single-use plastic bags and paper bags that do not meet certain requirements. Philadelphians use about 1 billion plastic bags each year! Listen to Christine Knapp, Director of Sustainability, share … More Get Ready for the City’s Plastic Bag Ban!