SCSSD is fully funded by:

Latest News

2019 Shredding Event

We thank the 450 residents who participated in our 13th Annual Document Shredding Event on April 27, 2019. Together, we shredded 6.60 tons of paper, which is equivalent to saving 112 trees!

»Read Full Story and Other News

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.

»Read Full Story and Other News

Tree Pruning Project Completed!

SCSSD is proud to report its contractor recently completed a massive District-wide Street Tree Pruning Project.  In supplement to City tree care services, SCSSD fully funded this project, which began in July 2018 and ended in January 2019.  A total of 1,394 trees were pruned over the course of 79 work days.  

»Read Full Story and Other News

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! 

»Read Full Story and Other News

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.

Read More