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UPDATE: Upper Northwest District Plan First Public Meeting Rescheduled

The first public meeting for the Upper Northwest District Plan will be:

Monday, January 29th, 2018


Brossman Center

United Lutheran Seminary of Philadelphia

7301 Germantown Avenue (at Allens Lane)

watch our video about it!

The plan will address topics like:

  • Housing,

  • Jobs and businesses

  • Zoning (regulates what can be built where and what a property can be used for)

  • Transportation

  • Rec centers, parks, other city-owned properties

  • Protecting historic buildings and sites

  • And more!

At this meeting:

City Planning will present a summary of the information we've gathered so far about:

  • What each property is being used for (commercial, residential, single-family/multi-family, etc.)

  • The current zoning for every property

  • Analyze information on the District's population and economy, including residents’ race, age, level of education, how many work within the district vs. outside, and more.

Then we'll break into small groups to hear from attendees about strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and barriers.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Can't make the meeting? Participate online!

In the event of snow: if the School District of Philadelphia is closed or has early dismissal on a day an evening meeting is scheduled, the meeting will be cancelled. We will advertise here when the meeting is rescheduled.

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