This website was created to provide useful information for the residents on and surrounding the 5500 block of Pulaski Avenue in Germantown!!

So far it just has a few things on it but with your help the content will increase. Please post information you think people would find useful and/or fun. Events can be posted yourself and other resources, history items etc. can be posted by contacting our administrator via the contact page.

Our hope is that the site will be useful to many people so whoever you are Welcome!


Focus Points

Up-date on the Demolition 301 W Queen Lane

The Demolition 301 W Queen Lane is scheduled to occur on Sunday September 14th at 7 AM.  A PHA/contractor will conduct home visits to near neighbors starting on Saturday August 9th.

Though our block is not considered to be at risk you may want to document your property just in case(Take photos!).

The evacuation area is: Penn Street to Queen Lane / Newhall Street to Priscilla Street

The dust zone is: Coulter Street to Hansberry Street / Wayne Avenue to McKean Street.

Clean-up is scheduled from September 15th to October 31st.

Information and updates can be found at:
Phone - 215 684 3001
Web - http://www.pha.phila.gov and http://www.pha.phila.gov/housing/public-housing/about-developments/queen-lane-redevelopment.aspx

There with be PHA Community Information Meetings on Thursday August 14, August 28, and September 4 at 6 pm at the Moriah Baptist Church 5333 Pulaski Avenue.

General Information

Scheduled block clean-ups:

March 21st 2015

May 16th 2015

July 17th 2015


Where to Vote:

Even House Numbers div 22
Phila Hair Artistry
406 W. Chelten Ave
Phila, Pa


Odd House Numbers div 15
Germantown House
5457 Wayne Ave
Phila, Pa


City Council district: #8

City Council Rep: Cindy Bass


Police District: 39th

District Captian :Michael Craighead

Police phone: 215-686-3390


School District: Philadelphia


Political Ward: #12

Ward Leader: Greg Paulmier
Contact: 215-843-7973


State Representatives:

State Senator: District  #3

Shirley Kitchen


State House: District  #198

Rosita Youngblood


National Representatives

U.S. Senators: Robert Casey and Pat Toomey

U.S. House: Chaka Fattah


Refuse collection day : Tuesday


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