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Residential Resources

Here's a directory of services to help make living in the center of everything that much easier.

City
General information
215.686.1776
www.phila.gov
Police
215.440.5551
www.phillypolice.com
Fire
215.686.1382
www.phila.gov/fire
Department of Revenue
215.686.6600
www.phila.gov/revenue
Neighborhood Associations
Bella Vista United
Civic Assoc.
www.bvuca.org
Center City Residents Assoc.
215.546.6719
www.centercityresidents.org
Fairmount Civic Assoc.
www.fairmountcivicassociation.org
Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition
215.735.1225
www.hecphilly.org
Logan Square
Neighborhood Assoc.
www.lsnaphilly.org
Old City Civic Assoc.
215.440.7000
www.oldcity.org/occa.htm
Queen Village Neighbors Assoc.
215.592.7488
www.qvna.org
Spring Garden Civic Assoc.
215.802.0334
Washington Square West Civic Assoc.
215.545.3620
www.washwestcivic.org
 
Parks and Public Spaces
Center City District Parks
Dilworth Park, Sister Cities Park, Collins Park, Cret Park
215.440.5500
www.ccdparks.org
City of Philadelphia
Recreation Department
215.683.3600
www.phila.gov/recreation
Fairmount Park Commission
City park system
215.683.0200
www.fairmountpark.org
Schuylkill Banks
215.222.6030
www.schuylkillbanks.org
Free Library of Philadelphia
www.freelibrary.org
Main Branch
1901 Vine Street
215.686.5322
City Institute
1905 Locust Street
215.685.6621
Independence Branch
18 South 7th Street
215.685.1633
Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped
919 Walnut Street
215.683.3213
Farmers' Markets
Fitler Square
23rd & Pine Streets
9am-2 pm, Sat. (year-round)
www.foodtrustmarkets.org
Italian Market
9th Street from Wharton Street
to Fitzwater Street
9am-5pm, Tues.-Sat.; 9am-2pm, Sun.
(year-round)
www.phillyitalianmarket.com
Jefferson Farmers' Market
10th & Chestnut Streets
11am-3:30pm (late May-Nov.)
www.farmtocity.org

Headhouse Farmers' Market
2nd & Lombard Streets
10am-2pm (May-Nov.)
www.foodtrustmarkets.org
Mayor's Farmers' Market at Love Park
15th Street & JFK Blvd
11am-3pm, Wed. (June-Oct)
www.phila.gov/green/farmermarket.html
Reading Terminal Market
12 & Arch Streets
215.922.2317
8am-6pm, Mon.-Sat.;
9am-5pm, Sun. (year-round)
www.readingterminalmarket.org
Rittenhouse Square
Walnut Street (south sidewalk),
west of 18th Street
10am-1pm, Tues.(late May-Nov.);
9:30am-3pm, Sat. (year-round)
www.farmtocity.org
Schuylkill River Park Farmers' Market
25th & Spruce Streets
3-7pm, Wed. (May-Oct.)
www.foodtrustmarkets.org
South & Passyunk Farmers' Market
5th Street, just south of South Street
2:30-7pm, Tues.(late May-Nov.);
www.farmtocity.org
Suburban Station Farmers' Market
16th & Market Streets, Concourse Level
Noon-6:30pm, Thurs.(year-round);
www.farmtocity.org
For more farmers' markets and information on locally sourced foods visit PhillyHomegrown.com.
Veterinary Services
University of Pennsylvania Veterinary Hospital
3850 Spruce Street
215.898.4680
Jordan M Miller Veterinarian
7 Bainbridge Street
215.922.3400
Ludlow Jeanne C VMD
226 South 20th Street
215.567.6446
Radbill Animal Hospital
408 South 20th Street
215.732.7321
Society Hill Veterinary Hospital
2nd & Lombard Streets
215.627-5955
VCA Cat Hospital of Philadelphia
226 South 20th Street
215.567.6446
Post Offices
Land Title Building
100 South Broad Street
Lobby 3
Penn Center
1500 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Suite C31
John Wanamaker
1234 Market Street
William Penn Annex
900 Market Street Lobby
Middle City
2037 Chestnut Street
2970 Market Street
Room 134c
Continental
615 Chestnut Street Lobby
B Free Franklin
316 Market Street
Fairmount
900 N 19th Street
Fairmount Finance Station
1939 Fairmount Avenue
Utilities
PECO
800.494.4000
Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW)
215.235.2050
Philadelphia Water Department
215.685.6300
Comcast
800.COMCAST
Hospitals (with emergency room locations)
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
215.590.1000
34th and Spruce Streets
Hahnemann University Hospital
215.762.7000
Broad and Vine Streets
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
800.789.7366
3400 Spruce Street
Pennsylvania Hospital
800.789.7366
800 Spruce Street
Thomas Jefferson
University Hospital
800.JEFF.NOW
1020 Sansom Street
 
Public Transportation
SEPTA
www.septa.com
PATCO Speedline
www.drpa.org/patco
New Jersey Transit
www.njtransit.com
Car Rentals
Avis
2000 Arch Street
215.563.8976
www.Avis.com
Enterprise
123 S. 12th Street
215.625.6970
www.Enterprise.com
Hertz
31 South 19th Street
215.492.2951
www.Hertz.com
National
36 South 19th & Ludlow
215.567.1760
www.NationalCar.com
Philly Car Share
www.phillycarshare.org
Zipcar/Flexcar
www.zipcar.com
Transportation- Other
Drivers License/Motor Vehicle Registration
1108 Market Street
www.dmv.state.pa.us
Parking Authority
www.philapark.org
Amtrak
www.amtrak.com
Greyhound
www.greyhound.com
Pennsylvania Department of Transportation
www.dot.state.pa.us
Philadelphia International Airport
www.phl.org
PhillyCarShare
www.phillycarshare.com
Zipcar
www.zipcar.com
Grocery and Convenience Stores
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Home & Garden
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Health Clubs
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Pet Supplies/Grooming
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Gas Stations
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Pharmacies
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