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2016 Halloween Party

We thank the 1,350 guests who attended our 12th Annual Children’s Halloween Party on Saturday, October 29, 2016. That is a new record high attendance total! We hope everyone enjoyed the fun activities and had a great time!

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Bulbs on Broad Expansion!

SCSSD has funded a second planting of 30,000 daffodil bulbs in the center grass medians along S. Broad Street. The 2016 expansion will include the center medians between Packer Avenue and Bigler Street to the north, and the center medians between Hartranft Street and Pattison Avenue to the south.

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Cleaning Numbers - November 2016

During the month of November 2016, the SCSSD Cleaning Team collected a total of 1,667 bags of litter, leaves, and debris.  This collection had a combined weight over 16.4 tons!

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All Wars Memorial

SCSSD proudly funded the installation of the “All Wars Memorial” and surrounding landscape at 15th Street & Moyamensing Avenue to serve as a tribute to the great men and women who served and continue to serve our great country.  We cannot thank you enough for your service! 

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Cleaning Team - 2015 in Review

In 2015, the SCSSD Cleaning Team worked over 10,330 hours, collecting over 339,630 pounds of litter, leaves, and debris.  That's equivalent to over 169 tons!  In addition, the crew removed curbside weeds from all District streets, assisted neighbors with the pickup of bulk leaves, and collected 29 truckloads of fallen tree branches.

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Casino Reps Provide Update to Board

Stadium Casino representatives provided project updates to the SCSSD Board during the 12/15/2015 Annual Board Meeting.  A detailed update on the Live Hotel & Casino Project will be included in the upcoming winter issue of the SCSSD Newsletter.  SCSSD residents will receive the newsletter in the mail.

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The Sports Complex Special Services District, or SCSSD for short, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that serves approximately 9,000 residents living in 4,100 households surrounding the Sports Complex venues in South Philadelphia. 

SCSSD is engaged in a mission to:

  • Protect Community Interests
  • Improve Neighborhood Quality of Life
  • Promote Efficient Operation of Adjacent Sports Venues

SCSSD was established in 2002 and began active operations in March of 2003. In 2001, the three sports venue operators — Comcast Spectacor, the Philadelphia Phillies, and the Philadelphia Eagles — committed a combined $1 million annual contribution (with annual CPI adjustment) to fully fund SCSSD efforts and address the unique needs of South Philadelphia residents living in close proximity to an active, world-class Sports Complex. SCSSD is the only such district in the nation created for community benefit and financed entirely by local sports teams.

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