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Zoning Meeting – September 22, 2020

September 22, 2020, 6:30 p.m. Location – Picnic Tables at Dickinson Square Park Property:  530-532 Reed Street Details:  Applicant requests one change of use and two variances in order to 1) build a two unit three-story single family homes with pilot houses – specifically to create two lots reducing lot size from required 1440 sq. ft. to 928 sq. […]

Zoning Meeting – September 16, 2020

September 16, 2020, 7 p.m. Location – Picnic Tables at Dickinson Square Park Property:  433 Pierce Street Details:  Applicant requests a change of use in order to build an additional story, with pilot house and deck, onto an existing single-family two-story house for the creation of a two-family building. Additionally, Use Variance required for the […]

DSWCA Trick-or-Treating Blocks!

Last year, on 1600 S Lawrence, DSWCA brought you the first-ever safe corridor for trick or treating in Dickinson Square West! This year, we are doing it again, but expanding your trick or treating fun to TWO safe corridors! We will be closing the following blocks to street traffic: 400 SIGEL ST. (between 4th and […]

Zoning Variance 513-515 Sigel Street

DICKINSON SQUARE WEST CIVIC ASSOCIATION Important Notice June 26, 2018, 7 p.m. Parsons Building Dickinson Square Park 513-515 Sigel Street Variance requested for Deck causing reduced rear yard/open area from 25% to 18.75%  not allowed by Code in this zoning district RSA-3 Please come with your questions and comments zoning@dswca.org Please click on the pdf […]

Zoning 403 Watkins street

DICKINSON SQUARE WEST CIVIC ASSOCIATION Important Notice January 23, 2018, 7 p.m. Parsons Building Dickinson Square Park 403 Watkins Street Variance requested for addition with reduced rear yard/open area from 9 feet to 5 feet 3 inches and reduced open area from 25% to 10.8% not allowed by Code in this zoning district RSA-5 Please […]

New DSWCA Meeting Dates and Time

DSWCA COMMUNITY BOARD MEETING DATES DSWCA Community Board Meetings are located at: MT. Moriah church ,410 Wharton St. Philadelphia,PA 19147 Meetings are held on every 2nd Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm DSW meeting dates for 2017 @ 6:30 pm 11/14     12/12 DSW meeting dates for 2018 @ 6:30pm 1/9     7/10 2/13    […]

Zoning for 1601,1603 and 1605 south 6th

DICKINSON SQUARE WEST CIVIC ASSOCIATION Important Notice July 25, 2017, 7 p.m. Parsons Building Dickinson Square Park 1601-03-05 South Sixth Street Variance requested for reduced rear yard/open area from 9 feet to 5 feet and reduced setback for roof access structure not allowed by Code in this zoning district RSA-5 Please come with your questions […]

Zoning for 1537 south 5th street

DICKINSON SQUARE WEST CIVIC ASSOCIATION Important Notice May 23, 2017, 7 p.m. Parsons Building Dickinson Square Park 1537 South Fifth Street Variance requested for multi family building (triplex) not allowed in this zoning district (RSA-5) Please come with your questions and comments   Please click on documents below to view letters with meeting date 1537 […]