It’s that time of year where the days get shorter, the leaves change colors, and Terror Behind the Walls kicks off at Eastern State Penitentiary. October also ends with a favorite holiday, Halloween! This year, Philadelphia children will trick or treat on Thursday, October 31 in our neighborhood and the Philadelphia Police provided some tips to parents and drivers to keep children safe. (more…)
April 22, 2018
There is a wonderful joint fundraising event happening with the North Broad Renaissance, Francisville Neighborhood Development Corporation (FNDC) and Fairmount CDC. Please check out the fundraising website below. This effort is trying to revitalize the area that represents the gateway to our community – it is the first thing you see when you enter from Broad Street. Please help us beautify beautify the greenspace at the intersection of Broad/Ridge/and Fairmount!
April 14th, 2018
The Streets Department Clean Up Day was a HUGE success! Thank you to Tracy Kurman at Girard Auto Body and Orest Chornodola from Vineyards Cafe for donating donuts, coffee, and pizzas to keep us fueled through the day!! The streets of Francisville look incredible thanks to all of our volunteers. Here are a few shots of the day below.