Read the latest Newsletter to find out what’s happening in the neighborhood.
Santa in the Park on Saturday, December 3rd. Come to the Guardhouse at 66th and Sherwood to see Santa and the fire truck. 11am -1pm.
See you there!!!
Morris Park Bridge Concept Plan
There is a new proposal for the Morris Park Bridge Replacement. Take a look at these plans and let us know what you think: Morris Park Bridge Concepts. Contact Friends of Morris Park Organization (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information about this and other topics relating to the Park.
Need non-emergency assistance from the City. Use the 311 Service
According to the website: “Philly311’s mission is to provide direct access to city government information and services while delivering world-class customer service. When you submit a service ticket we aim to deliver you timely updates and accurate information. By working closely with city departments, we develop valuable insights that help to improve our city”.
You can submit issues 24X7 via the web page or use the mobile application. You can also reach the customer service team from 8am to 8pm by calling the center Monday through Friday. Dial 3-1-1 or, for those with VOiP (Voice over Internet Protocol) and for calls from outside of Philadelphia dial 215-686-8686 or email at: Philly311@phila.gov
Remember, it is up to all of us to keep Overbrook Farms safe and healthy for all.
Landlords and Tenants: Do you know your rights and responsibilities?
It’s that time of year again. Fall has come, the college students are back, and many of them rent in this neighborhood. Please refer to the following information regarding Philadelphia Rental Policies. Let’s keep the neighborhood a great place for residents and renters alike!!!
You spoke, and we listened (and transcribed)! At our May meeting, the Overbrook Farms community came together with members of neighboring communities to brainstorm ideas for building and strengthening our neighborhood, and creating opportunities for our youth. View post.
I KNOW A GUY…
Do you know someone who cleans gutters, remodels, services furnaces, repairs roofs…? Add the contact information for your recommended contractor to the Overbrook Farms Business Directory or review the listing and get recommendations from other neighbors for the vendors that you need. View post.
As a result of the senseless murder of our neighbor, James Stulhman, the Board invited the community to the March Board Meeting to discuss safety issues. What can we do to keep our neighborhood a safe and welcoming place? View post.
Images from the collections of the Overbrook Farms Club, the
Radnor Historical Society, the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, and
Overbrook Farms homeowners, combined with narratives from
knowledgeable residents, have been compiled here to present a
history of this significant community. Purchase a copy