West Passyunk Area Services

 

CITY SERVICES

For All Emergencies: Call 911

City Service Requests and Reporting for Neighborhood Problems:

Call 311 (Mon-Fri 8am-8pm except holidays)

Online at http://www.phila.gov/311

https://www.facebook.com/Philly311/

 

Local Police

1st Police District, 2301 S. 24th St, Philadelphia, PA 19145

Contacts:

Louis Campione, Captain, police.co_01@phila.gov

PSA 1 - LT Joseph McBride, PPD.01_PSA1@phila.gov

PSA 2 - LT Michael O'Donnell, PPD.01_PSA2@phila.gov

https://www.phillypolice.com/districts/1st/

 

Other government services

Philadelphia Website: http://www.phila.gov

City of Philadelphia Maps: http://www.phila.gov/map

Starting a business? Planning work on your house?

http://www.phila.gov/li

Licenses & Inspections South District

11th & Wharton Sts.

View your property information at Office of Property Assessment

https://alpha.phila.gov/property/

 

West Passyunk Elected Officials

Find Elected Officials for Your Specific Address

http://guide.seventy.org/

 

2nd City Council District:

Kenyatta Johnson (D) - kenyatta.johnson@phila.gov

City Hall, Room 580

215-686-3412215-686-3413

 

James Kenney, Mayor - james.kenney@phila.gov

https://alpha.phila.gov/departments/mayor/

City Hall, Office 215

215-686-2181

 

48th Ward Democratic Leader

Lee Schwartz, 2108 S 20th St

Telephone: 215-465-6578

 

48th Ward Republican Leader

Theresa Dintino - blusno1@aol.com

1729 Jackson St, telephone: 215-462-6425

Elections

PA Voter Registration and Change (Deadline: March 28, 2016)

Find your Polling Place

 

  

 

LEARNING AND RECREATION

Smith Playground, 24th St. and Jackson St.

Guerin Recreation Center, 16th St. and Jackson St.

Vare Recreation Center, 26th and Morris St.

Warringer Park, 24th St. and Passyunk Ave.

Queen Memorial Free Library, 1201 S. 23rd St.

South Philadelphia Free Library, 1700 S. Broad St.

Stephen Girard Elementary School, 1800 Snyder Ave.

McDaniel Delaplaine Elementary & Middle School

Universal Vare Middle School, 2100 S. 24th St.

Preparatory Charter School

Audenried High School

South Philadelphia High School

Tiaerrah's Wonderland Learning Academy

Maternity Care Coalition

Diversified Community Services Dixon House

 

SEPTA PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

http://www.septa.org

Rt 79 - East/Westbound Snyder Ave.

Rt 17 - Southbound 19th St.

Rt 17 - Northbound 20th St.

Rt 7 - Northbound 22nd St.

Rt 7 - Southbound 23rd St.

Rt 37 - Passyunk Ave.

 

PLACES OF WORSHIP

Holy Ghost Byzantine Church, 2310 S. 24th St., founded in 1891

St. Edmond¹s Church, 2130 S. 21st St.

Iglesia Adulam Pentecostal, 2200 Snyder Ave.

Yesha Ministries Worship Center, 2301 Snyder Ave.

WEST PASSYUNK ON THE WEB

Wikipedia

Nextdoor

South Philly Review

Passyunk Post

Zillow

FAMOUS RESIDENTS (FROM SOUTH PHILLY REVIEW):

Vincent Scarza, of 21st and McKean streets, produced of music scores including Live Aid in 1985.

Joseph Stefano, who grew up on 21st Street and Snyder Avenue, wrote the screenplays for Alfred Hitchcock’s "Psycho" as well as "The Black Orchid," "The Naked Dead" and "Two Bits," which starred Al Pacino.

Bill Guarnere, of the 2200 block of Winton St., "Wild Bill"

 

GREEN

Street Tree Care: 215-685-4363

http://treephilly.org/tree-care/street-tree-care/