Business District

Committee Chair: mark mendenhall 


Committee meets: 6-9 times annually


In 2003, GCCA recognized the revitalization of the 48th and Spruce Street business district as an important organizational priority. The Business District Committee was established to create and implement a plan for this revitalization effort. A written plan was completed in 2006.


Major Initiatives

Implementation of the Business District Plan: The major priority of the committee is the implementation of the Business District Plan. This includes important safety improvements such as new lighting for the corridor, as well as the installation of trees and greenery, updated signage, benches and bicycle stands to enhance the beauty of the corridor. 

Recent Business District News


July 15, 2017

Garden Court Community Association conducted its Annual Meeting at the Mosaic Community Church at 51st and Sansom Streets on Thursday, June 22, attended by approximately 50 people and preceded by a po...

June 6, 2017

The Garden Court Community Association 48th & Spruce Streets Business District Revitalization Committee has been active recently working to establish priorities for the coming year. Principal concerns...

Please reload

Garden Court Community Association

P.O. Box 16654

Philadelphia, PA 19139-0654

  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon

@2019 by Garden Court Community Association. Proudly created with