Philadelphia City Planning Commission
Philadelphia 5th District Police Web Site
Philadelphia Zoning Board of Adjustment Appeals Calendar
Holiday Trash Collection Schedule
PA Representative Pam DeLissio (District 194)
PA Senator Sharif Street (District 3)
PA Senator Vincent J. Hughes (District 7)
Committee of Seventy
The Committee of Seventy site contains information on all elected officials
at local, state and national level. Also has tools for searching for your elected officials by your street address and for finding your polling place. An excellent resource.
City Councilman Curtis Jones (District 4)
Councilman Jones has a local office at 5462 Ridge Avenue Suite A. It is manned by
the very able and helpful Josh Cohen, Special Assistant to the Majority Leader.
(215) 685-2547 (t), (215) 685-2559 (f), Joshua.Cohen@phila.gov
Philadelphia Tax and Water Bill Assistance Programs
Owner-Occupied Real Estate Payment Agreement Program
Senior Tax Freeze
TAP (Water) Assistance Program
Philadelphia Payments, assistance & taxes
philly.com (Inquirer, Daily News)
PlanPhilly.com is an alternative media news website dedicated to covering design, planning
and development issues in Philadelphia. PlanPhilly.com has been named one of the country’s
top ten Web
sites by Planetizen.com.
Other Local Resources
Friends of The Wissahickon
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Roxborough Development Corporation
Good Shepherd Mediation Program (General Conflict Resolution)
Established in 1984, this neighborhood center provides a venue where people in conflict come
to resolve their disputes through mediation. Its mission is to empower Philadelphia community residents to creatively
search for meaningful and lasting solutions to their conflicts without resorting to crime or violence.