Looking for a little extra cheer this December? Aren't we all! Welcome to the first annual Garden Court Holiday Hunt, perfectly designed for a little extra entertianment, ages 0-108! Take a stroll through the neighborhood in the evening and see how many of these scavenger hunt items you can spot. Snap a picture and post it to our Twitter @GCCAPhila with hashtag #HolidayHunt. Decorate your house, apartment, yard, or window and become a part of the Holiday Hunt yourself. If you
As Philadelphia Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley says, “We may be tired of COVID, but COVID’s not tired of us.”
In response to rising COVID-19 cases in Philadelphia, the City and Department of Public Health have announced changes to restrictions on businesses, events and gatherings, and other activities to help flatten the epidemic curve, prevent hospitals from becoming overwhelmed, and reduce the number of COVID-19 deaths.
The new “Safer at Home” restrictions are effecti
Dear Friends -- Please join Councilmember Jamie Gauthier next Wednesday, November 18 for a a post-election briefing. This meeting and discussion will be held from 5-6pm via Zoom. If you are able to join us, please respond to this email. A Zoom link will only be sent to those who RSVP the day before the event. We plan to discuss the success of West/Southwest Votes - the project that Councilperson Gauthier helped to fund, its impact on voter turnout and engagement througho
West Philly Forward’s fundraising initiative is underway (updated) November 10, 2020 UPDATE (11/10/2020): Now you can support even more local organizations through University City District’s West Philly Forward campaign. Legendary local dance group PHILADANCO is now part of this fundraising campaign. Visit the West Philly Forward webpage to donate directly to PHILADANCO or any of the other participating businesses and organizations.
University City District (UCD) is offeri
Following all the excitement of Election Day (er, week), Garden Court has a regularly scheduled zoning and development committee meeting at 8pm on Wednesday, November 11th. There are no pending zoning cases, so our public agenda should be relatively brief. We are still meeting virtually, via Zoom; log-in detail are at the bottom of this post. Agenda for the Whole Meeting: Approval of October meeting minutes Zoning cases: none Report: outdoor dining applications last month Rep