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Colorful Summer Annuals Planted

SCSSD's landscape contractor recently planted warm season annuals at various SCSSD 'adopted' green space areas, which will provide additional bursts of color throughout the summer months.

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Cleaning by the Numbers

During the month of June 2014, the SCSSD Cleaning Team collected a total of 1,027 bags of litter, leaves, and debris!  This collection had a combined weight over 15 tons!  In addition, detail operations have focused on the removal of curbside weeds throughout all District streets.

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Free Outdoor Movie Night

On Tuesday, August 5, 2014, there will be a FREE outdoor showing of The Lego Movie in Marconi Plaza Park.  The movie will start around 8:15 PM at the corner of 13th & Bigler Streets.  SCSSD is proud to sponsor this great event, in partnership with the Friends of Marconi Plaza and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation. 

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Vehicle VIN Etching Event

SCSSD has partnered with the Philadelphia Police Department to offer FREE Vehicle-Identification-Number (VIN) etching to SCSSD residents on Saturday, August 16, 2014, from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM, at the Holiday Inn parking lot at Darien St. and Packer Ave.

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SCSSD Submits Casino Testimony

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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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