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 7354 Ridge Avenue:                          ZBA Hearing Datepostponed to 12/18/2018.  Meeting to discuss this matter set for Sunday 12/16/2018 at Roxborough Church

 The Developers for the proposed project at 7354 Ridge Avenue have completed their presentations before the Civic Design Review Board.  The new date for the ZBA hearing on the matter is now 12/18/19 at 9:30am at 1515 Arch Street, 18th Floor.  Neighbors are encouraged to be present for the zoning hearing or send a letter to the Zoning Board if they prefer.  A special meeting is planned for this Sunday at Roxborough Church at Ridge and Port Royal to discuss the current plans with the changes made so that the Dearnley Park Civic can vote on how they wish to respond.  Please feel free to join us.

Christmas Trees for Sale at our Host Church

Please show your support for our Host Church as they sell Christmas Trees to raise money for The Philadelphia Project.  T

7519 Ridge Avenue Appeal Date Set for 1/3/19

After much to delay, the appeal court date for 7519 Ridge Avenue is set for January 3, 2019.  There will not be any testimony at this court date but you are invited to attend to show your community support.


By popular demand, URCA is now accepting membership fees and donations via Paypal!!!!  You asked, we listened.  Supporting your local civic has never been easier.



URCA needs your support.  Becoming an active member of the Civic Association guarantees that you will not miss important notifications regarding upcoming events, pending matters of interest and meeting reminders.  Dues are very affordable at $10 per person and $25 for businesses.  These dues cover our expenses such as insurance and rental fees for meetings.  They are also the source of funding that we have with which to hire professional services such as an attorney for zoning matters.  Without these membership dues, we cannot continue to operate.  Please spread the word!


2018 Membership Application
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We are a non-profit organization and rely on the support of members. Membership dues cover the costs associated with representing the area such as insurance, communications, and other admin fees. Membership is $10 for individuals and $25 for businesses annually.

To join, email us or come to the next meeting.


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