Spotted: Broad Street median oven edition

This episode of Spotted comes courtesy of a loyal reader, Jay Roth. Like that friendly neighborhood tipster, if you see something, say something – in an email to punk@passyunkpost.com. There have been plenty of debates over the Broad Street median parking issue ever since the center strip parking was temporarily banned during the

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PPA to begin ticketing some of the illegally parked vehicles on the Broad Street median

South Philly residents are still pretty split on whether or not parking should be allowed on the Broad Street median, as shown through this recent survey. A permanent ban on this already-illegal parking won’t be happening at this time, but Mayor Kenney is trying to please both sides of the

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Survey shows pretty close split in opinions on Broad Street median parking

For the Democratic National Convention, the Broad Street median was cleared of vehicles. Some were so happy with the emptier streets, that they started a petition to make this a permanent enforcement. When we shared with you this news, the comment section exploded with a mix of opinions on the

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Petition started to make car-free Broad Street median permanent

When we shared the news of the median parking ban on South Broad Street for the duration of the Democratic National Convention, many of our readers spoke out in the comment section in favor of a permanent ban on this middle-of-the-road parking. A petition has now been started to try

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Broad Street median parking will not be allowed during the DNC

The Democratic National Convention may be bringing some cool additions to South Philly and the city at large, with things like murals and the decorated donkeys, but it is also complicating daily routines for many in the city. In addition to the off-limit areas in the Stadium District for the

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New Eagles player is pretty confused about South Philly median parking

Cars have been parking illegally in the middle of Broad Street as far back as 100 years ago. But to a new Eagles player from Wisconsin, this parking situation is a new phenomenon. So y’all just gone park in the middle of the street out here huh lol pic.twitter.com/w8PMuqRufU —

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