Close 18th Street from Locust to Walnut on weekends in the summer so this can be an additional pedestrian/market area around Rittenhouse.
We should use this for California.
Put outdoor cafes in the middle of Ben Franklin Parkway
Let's teach hundreds of people how to use social media to help their neighbors.
I would love to renovate this hideous garbage filled lot next to my house into a fabulous art garden. With a half pipe and a fire pit. ...
Take Back Vacant Land and allow communities to cultivate edible parks, art gardens, and other creative spaces in their own neighborhoods
Political leaders within the city need to spend time connecting with problematic communities, but without the press or cameras. Seek ...
Create a citywide database of teaching artists so school, community centers, and nonprofits can find them more easily
painting houses in the Mantua neighborhood to transform the commercial corridor
Have crossing guards sweep their corners during down time. Have incentives for the cleanest corner in each neighborhood.
reworking how the New Year's day parade could be run to save and make money and draw larger crowds
hello, this is cool
to promote Social Business in the local region as a mean for solving social problems by innovation and entrepreneurship
install bikeshare infrastructure, similar to D.C., could reduce emissions and traffic downtown
Get children involved with cleaning and planting trees. This will help build a stronger future
Chicago has a "green alley" program to aid in storm water management. Philly could benefit from something similar on its small ...
help poor person
Hi there! I just moved to Philly and would love to offer my GIS skills for some local non-profits. Are you still looking?
Hi! I'm stephanie! I have two dogs and am longing for an enclosed dog park!!! I can donate time and financial assistance.
d lion rd btween Veree and Sandmeyer ..giant weeds!!!..thanks
Somebody please cut or spray giant weeds on the 1400/1500 block Grant ave below Krewstown rd at CSX train bridge..sidewalk impassable..also ...
I would love to help out with this project. What a cool project!!!1
Sounds like a great project. Were there any particular works you had in mind?
This is a great idea, and something you can swing past the Office of Arts and Culture. Has anything come to fruition?
In Hoboken, there is a small farmers' market near the transit station. It might be interesting to test out something similar in Philly.
Eliminate right-on-red throughout the city to make it safer for cyclist and pedestrians.
Create a series of short, creative, online videos to help educate cyclist about proper road rules, and promote it heavily.
Charge more for residential permit parking to raise revenue for the City.
Let me know what I can do to help!
Consider using natural water pressure to create energy, like Rentricity.
Paris's transit is simple and easy to use, even if you don't speak French, because of the signs and maps. Make Philly's transit that easy ...
Do more pop-up stores in empty storefronts in Center City.
Consider "daylighting" (it has been implemented in Hoboken, NJ) at intersections to increase driver, pedestrian, and cyclist's ability to ...
Conduct a parking audit so that when bike lane proposals suggest removing parking, there is a clear understanding of how much parking will ...
Turn parking lots in the city into "green" parking lots that incorporate stormwater management principles and solar panels.
Mandate that City employees use public transit while on the clock in order to be reimbursed, like in Chicago.
Have a city-wide speed limit of 20mph to reduce air pollution and noise and make it safer for cyclist and pedestrians.
More bike lanes! Bikes provide cheap transportation and good exercise, but more lanes are needed to keep all bikers, including seniors and ...
Trash cans on Washington Ave!
I think this is a very good idea. How would one go about implementing this?
The city of phila should hve home owner remove all trash cans n grills from the front...n cut the grass <Praise Him>
How's the project doing? Anything we can do to help advance it? Thanks!
I live in Fairmount and can get a website up and running. I don't have dogs but would like to see this succeed.
Our community is definitely in need of this. What about the property on the northeast corner of 18th and Fairmount? I believe it is private.
Incredible project. I am part of a large community garden in Fairmount. Maybe we can partner.
Sounds like an incredible cause. I have a jewelry business that might be able to help.
Create a civic hackers guild
Encourage more city residents to support community agriculture (CSAs)
Any updates on this project? Anything I can do to help? Let me know!
Cancel the „policy“ to turn trashcans downside up after emptying them. Our streets are just messed up because of that procedure of the ...
Hi, please would you mind sending me an email as I'd like to see how I can help you with at least 1 projector.
Hi, my name is Jason, and I'd like to help out in any way I can. I live in South Philadelphia, 18th and Wolf Street.
Not sure how I can help but I'm willing to volunteer my time.
Put trashcans in South Philadelphia. We have no where to throw away our trash and it keeps on building up, it's sick!
Keep the Horticultural Center open..... Daily
Let me know if there's anything I can do to help advance your project!
Implement more OFFICIAL Town Watch programs.
To make a Smarter city U need Good Education. To make a Safer city U Need a Better Education. To make a greener neighborhood, U need the ...
Training Leaders to train leaders
Have corporations & Foundations work together to create a safer, smarter and greener neighborhood competition with a financial prize
In New York, if a street tree roots damages your sidewalk, the city will fix it. In Philly it is paid for by the homeowner. Now people ...
love this project
Remove one lane of auto traffic (inner ring) from Logan Circle to make pedestrian access safer and easier.
Close the middle lanes of the Ben Franklin Parkway to traffic on weekends to create a pedestrian plaza.
Great project! Let me know what I can do to help advance it!
Let me know if there's anything I can do to advance your project!
Put recycling igloos along Kelly drive, especially during regattas and charity events. Janet
Create a community garden for fashion designers to create natural dyes!
I was inspired by the article on philly.com, and I would love to help out. What is the best way to contact Christine and the Coalition?
Hi my name is Candy Kraft
Hello, I am a GIS professional in North Jersey looking to network with other GIS users in the Philadelphia area and volunteer my expertise ...
Begin to utilize vacant buildings for community outreach programs and services that benefit the surrounding area.
Let me know what I can do to help advance your project!
Allow Chickens in the City for eggs and manure.
Adopt-a-Trash Can, install trashcans on blocks where the neighbors agree to collectively monitor and empty them.
How can I help advance this project?
Transition the Sunoco refinery complex into a mixed use development, w/ condos, shops, parks, transit, innovation center, & light ...
Turn the Reading Viaduct into an elevated park; connect Fairmount & Center City with green space
More bike racks.
Add more big belly compactors in dense urban areas
tis is a bad idea
Points can be donated until March 15.
Happy to help in any way that I can.
James Rhoads is in the Green School Program sponsored by Recyclebank. U HELP US by donating points 2 JAMES RHOADS here: ...
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Cleaning up all the trash and junk by the highway roads
have the city demonstrate how neighborhood groups can use the new conservatorship laws more effectively to add parks and open space to ...
have high school students build and install trash cans in South Philadelphia.
invest in schools.
Hi! This is a great project--I'm right there with you!
to have someone actually respond to posts made on this site.
more trash bins, and the frequent emptying of those that already exist
Enact a consortium of local colleges committed to green initiatives. Here is a link for context: ...
I am super excited to join this project! Hi Team!
hi i'd love to be involved
make more pedestrian walkways
More locally procured farm stands.
More trash cans
Add more trash cans and recycling receptacles, particularly in South Philly!
Hey there! I would be glad to help.
Let me know if there's anything I can do to help advance your project!
Let me know if there's anything I can do to help to advance your project!
Let me know how I can help advance your project!
Let me know if there's anything I can do to help advance your project.
You can encourage sidewalk trees by giving tax breaks to residents with trees
Kill the dvarp group, A bunch of self-important morons who know nothing about transit. Let SEPTA handle the system they run rather than a ...
earning centers, places that are well-light(solar) but have an abudant amount of flora. It would generate revenue, productivity(especially ...
How about creating jobs to tear down vacant lots that are not only an eye-sore but also breeding grounds & turning them into things ...
increase funding for Philadelphia School District! Staff cuts hurt our community!
End the curfew!
Reduce the bloated and excessive staff levels in the Mayor's Office and use those savings for cleaner and safer streets.
Remove excessive and unnecessary signage to improve the visual landscape.
Are there any recommendations for this other than a general statement? What would help?
I'm curious what kind of permit or approval you would need for something like this
Clean the streets and keep them clean!
Bike path and parks along the Delaware Waterfront for the enjoyment of all.
Deputy Mayor, Environmental & Community Resources, City of Philadelphia
Commissioner, Philadelphia Police Department
Mayor, City of Philadelphia
Chief Education Officer, City of Philadelphia
Chief Service Officer, Mayors Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service, City of Philadelphia
Board Chair for Young Involved Philadelphia