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Certified Life Guards Needed for Sacks Playground Pool (4th and Federal)

Lifeguards must be at least 16 years of age Red Cross Certified (you are able to get enrolled in a certification class through Parks and Recreation) Must pass Physical, Drug Screening, and background checks Work 35 Hours a week, including…

SEPTA Bus Service and Shopping Destination Survey

As part of ongoing efforts to improve bus service, SEPTA is seeking a better understanding of how employees and shoppers use SEPTA bus routes at major shopping destinations in the southeastern part of the city, near Columbus Boulevard and Snyder…

Philadelphia’s Circular Free Program

Are you tired of having take-out menus and ad circulars jammed into your door frame or mailbox?  If so, print out the Circular Free property registration form, fill it out, and mail or fax it to the contact listed on…

SEPTA Cashier and Vending Machine Token Sales Ending

Attention commuters: As part of the rollout of the SEPTA Key program, fare sales will be permanently discontinued at Cashier Booth and Token Vending Machine locations. In addition to ending token sales, Cashier Booth Sales Windows will also discontinue the…

Resounding Success for MLK Day of Service and Projects Around Queen Village

Despite temperatures that hovered just around 30 degrees, approximately 40-50 people came out, adults and kids alike, to pitch in for Nebinger Schoolyard, Weccacoe playground and the 400 block of Monroe; Meredith Elementary.  Later, volunteers were invited back to Weccacoe’s Community…

Christmas Tree Disposal Information

As the holidays wind down and we enter the New Year, your Christmas tree has served you well as a source of beauty and a place to rest gifts for loved ones. Honor your tree and help it continue to…