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Will construction ever begin on the Brush Factory? LoMo Civic hosts meeting to voice concerns

It has been over two years now since the Zoning Board of Adjustment approved plans for a development to reuse parts of the former Brush Factory at 12th and Jackson to create 151 apartments. The property has been left dormant, allowing for break-ins and dumping to occur on a regular basis at the site.

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2014 rendering.

On Monday, October 24, the Lower Moyamensing Civic Association hosted a meeting to express concerns over the status of this property, as a way to “let [developer Tony Rufo] know that we’re noticing,” said Todd Schwartz, president of the organization.  When plans first emerged, the community group was optimistic about the project, but after two years and no progress, LoMo Civic and nearby residents want to see something moving forward at the property.

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LoMo hosting spring flea market and community fair this weekend

On Saturday, April 23, you’ll have the chance to shop at a flea market and enjoy music and food on Broad Street.

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The Lower Moyamensing Civic Association is hosting their annual spring flea market, with local vendors, food trucks and more set up on Broad from Snyder to Jackson.

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LoMo Civic seeking vendors, musicians for annual flea market

Spring is finally approaching, which means it’s time for the annual house cleaning associated with the season.

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If you’re planning on getting rid of some of the items in your home, you may consider becoming a vendor at LoMo’s annual spring flea market in April. While it’s still more than a month away, they’re now seeking vendors to participate.

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LoMo Civic Association holding fall flea market on September 19

Are you trying to empty your house of unwanted items and need a place to sell them? Or maybe you’re just looking for some odds and ends to add to your home.

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Photo of a previous flea market from the LoMo Civic Association.

The Lower Moyamensing Civic Association’s fall flea market is approaching. On Saturday, September 19 you’ll have the opportunity to shop from vendors at Broad Street between Snyder and Jackson.

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Trees around Jenks School improved with wood surrounds for tree beds, mulching

The trees surrounding the A.S. Jenks School at 2501 S. 13th St. are getting a bit of a facelift.

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Photo from the LoMo Civic Association.

The Lower Moyamensing Civic Association has been working to improve the tree beds of 18 trees on the sidewalks surrounding the school.

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LoMo Civic Association funding community projects through block grant program

Do you have an idea for community improvement and live in the bounds of Lower Moyamensing, from Snyder to Oregon and Broad to 7th? The LoMo Civic Association is offering block grants to help fund community improvement projects that cost between $100 and $500.

lomo-civicWhether you want to arrange a cleanup day with some of these tips for keeping the city litter-free, or are looking to improve your block with other streetscape improvements, these grants are meant to help fund projects that will benefit the community in LoMo.

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