News & Events

December 2011 Minutes

December 19, 2011 The following are minutes from our December 19 general meeting. We will be approving these minutes at the start of our General Meeting on January 19. If you see any discrepancies, please bring them to the attention of the board by emailing

Be a Friend to an Elderly Neighbor

The DNCA Outreach Committee is partnering with Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly to offer companionship to elderly neighbors who would otherwise be alone during the holidays, and to spend part of Christmas Day with them. Visits usually last between 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Tree Planting and Maintenance

A property owner can request a street tree to be planted by Philadelphia Parks & Recreation. Planting of streets trees is ONLY done in the spring and fall and is dependent upon available funding. If you have a concern with an existing tree please complete a Tree Maintenance Service Request Form.  

Finance Committee Mission Statement

The goal of the Dickinson Square West Finance Committee is to provide transparent financial oversight for the civic association. This includes an accurate budget, financial planning, revenue generation, financial reporting, and the creation and monitoring of internal controls and accountability policies. Current priority projects include obtaining 501(c)3 status, creating financial policy guidelines and monthly financial […]