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2019 Children's Halloween Party

We thank the 1,239 guests who attended our 15th Annual Children’s Halloween Party on Saturday, October 26, 2019 at the American Swedish Historical Museum in FDR Park.

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Refinery Advisory Group

The Refinery Advisory Group is making sure that City officials know as much as possible about the PES site and its future.  That information must include as many different viewpoints as possible.  Visit the following website to get meeting details and to submit your ideas and feedback: phila.gov/refinery

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Cleaning Team - 2018 in Review

In 2018, the SCSSD Cleaning Team worked over 12,046 hours, collecting 402,690 pounds of litter, leaves, and debris.  That's equivalent to over 201 tons!  Throughout the year, the crew removed curbside weeds from all District streets, assisted neighbors with the pickup of bulk leaves, and collected 58 truckloads of fallen tree branches.

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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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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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