Photo: Roxborough Spring Cleanup

Roxborough residents at the annual Roxborough Spring Cleanup on Ridge Avenue

If you are interested in volunteering on one the Roxborough Development Corporation’s Committees you’ll be invited out to our next meeting as a guest.

This gives you the opportunity to learn about the work we do in the community and an opportunity to meet other committee members. See more information below or contact marketing@roxborough.us to setup a date and time to meet with us and talk more about the opportunities at the Roxborough Development Corporation (RDC).

District Improvement Committee

Strategic Goals

Ridge Avenue will be clean and safe thus adding to the neighborhood’s superb quality of life. Our district’s tree canopy and seasonal flower displays add visual interest and welcome shoppers year round. Encourage merchants and property owners to restore historic buildings, undertake quality façade renovation and to install handsome and appropriate signage.

Schedule

Meets the third Tuesday of the month at 6:30 PM at the RDC offices 6111 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128. Breaks in July, August and December.

Program Success Examples

Ridge Avenue Facade Program
Ridge Avenue Streetscape Planters
Ridge Avenue Street Trees
Ridge Avenue Pedestrian Lighting
Holiday Decorations

Chairperson

Rich Lombardo

Marketing & Events Committee

Strategic Goals

Aggressively communicate good news about the Ridge Avenue commercial district as the heart and hub of the Roxborough neighborhood using traditional and social media. Develop a new website and maintain a year-long calendar of fun retail and special events to drive customers into stores. Work closely with our partners to add appropriate shopping components to their events.

Schedule

Meets the first Tuesday of the month at 5:30 PM at the RDC offices 6111 Ridge Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19128. Breaks in July, August and December.

Program Success Examples

Roxboroughpa.com
Night Market Roxborough
Roxborough Resource Guide
Roxborough Business Brochure

Chairperson

Timothy Garrity