Mayfair is a vibrant Northeast Philadelphia neighborhood, home to a variety of stores, pubs and restaurants and the proud host of community events all year long. The Civic Association consists of volunteer citizens focused on the betterment of their Community.
Our General meetings are held the 3rd Monday of March, May, September and November and the 4th Monday of January at 7PM at the Mayfair Community Center, St. Vincent St. and Battersby St.
Mayfair Civic Association Meeting Monday March 18th, 2019 • 7pm • Mayfair Community Center
As a sign of respect to your neighbors, we kindly ask you to please refrain from conversing among yourselves during our meeting. If you feel as though you need to hold a private conversation, please step into the lobby area before doing so.
Pledge of Allegiance - (Please silence all cell phones)
President: Donny Smith
Vice President: Kevin Leonard
Secretary / Zoning Chair: Michael Serverson
Treasurer / Membership Chair: Christina Loughrin
Sgt. at Arms: Joe Valecce
Mayfair Business Assoc.: Lisa Greco
Mayfair Memorial Playground Co. Chairs:Dana Lambie, Mia Hylan, &
Announcements and Updates
·Treasurers Report: Christina Loughrin
·American Flag Project: All of our flags will need to be replaced. Please donate here, or visit our website to make a donation via Paypal to keep these flags flying in 2019. Thank you!
• $10 per year• $40 for 5 years • $100 Lifetime
Applications available at the rear or online at MayfairCivicAssociation.com
(Must reside within Civic boundaries)
Please renew now for 2019!
Mayfair Tee Shirts : Available at Bellalisa Hair Studio – 3530 Cottman Ave, 19149
·Small to XL tees are $12 each / 2 for $20 • 2X tees are $15 each / 2 for $25
·Any combo that includes a 2X tee is 2 for $25 (example: 1 small + 1 2X)
·Pennypack Music Festival: We have eleven (11) shows planned for this season. Our first show will be held on Wednesday May 29th at 6:30 pm featuring Steal Your Face performing their tribute to the Grateful Dead. Schedules and more info available at Pennypack.org.
“LIKE” Pennypack Music Festival on Facebook for updates. If you would like to become a 2019 PPMF Sponsor, please emailinfo@Pennypack.org. Thank you!
All candidates running for office in all races are invited to attend.
Listed below are candidates who have confirmed their attendance as of agenda printing.
Candidates will be called in random order, and will be given up to three (3) minutes to address our attendees.
Primary Election Day is Tuesday May 21st, 2019
·Billy Ciancaglini (R)
6th District Council
·Bobby Henon (D – Incumbent)
·Pete Smith (R)
·Patty-Pat Kozlowski (D)
·Deborah Young (D)
City Council At-Large
·David Oh (R – Incumbent)
·Bill Heeney (R)
·Irina Goldstein (R)
·Hanna Viet (D)
·Fernando Trevino (D)
·Eryn Santamoor (D)
·Deja Lynn Alvarez (D)
·Derek Green (D)
·Katherine Gilmore Richardson (D)
·Lisa Deeley (D - Incumbent)
·Dennis Lee (D)
·Warren Bloom (D)
·Luigi Borda (D)
·Jen Devor (D)
·Mayfair Business Improvement District & MCDC Updates: Marc Collazzo
“LIKE” Mayfair Business Improvement District and Mayfair Community Development Corporation on Facebook for daily updates.
Zoning in Mayfair
The Mayfair Business Improvement District will host the following zoning matters.
All are invited to attend and vote on these matters.
·When: Wednesday March 20th, 2019
·Where: Mayfair Community Center – 2990 St. Vincent St. 19149 – 2nd floor
1. 6503 Frankford Ave. (World of Animals at Frankford & Hellerman)
Applicant : Hercules W. Grigos Esq.
Application # : 939516
Appeal # : 36498
ZBA Hearing Date : 4/3/19 • 2:00 PM • Zoning Board of Adjustment 1515 Arch st, 18th floor
Application Description:PERMIT FOR THE EXPANSION OF VETERINARY HOSPITAL (BOARDING AND OTHER SERVICES) TO 2ND FLOOR WITH EXISTING VETERINARY HOSPITAL ON 1ST FLOOR IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.
2. 7000-12 Frankford Ave. (Speedway at Frankford & Tyson)
Applicant : Lawrence Silverman
Application # : 932176
Appeal # : 36395
ZBA Hearing Date : 4/17/19 • 3:30 PM • Zoning Board of Adjustment 1515 Arch st, 18th floor
Application Description:PERMIT FOR CONVERT AN EXISTING DOUBLE-FACED FREESTANDING SIGN WITH STATIC ILLUMINATION TO A DOUBLE-FACED FREESTANDING SIGN WITH ANIMATED ILLUMINATION. SIGN ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING GASOLINE STATION WITH THE RETAIL SALE OF FOOD, BEVERAGES AND GROCERIES AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION/PLAN.
3. 6245 Frankford Ave. (formerly St. Vincent De Paul at Frankford & Robbins)
Applicant : Mike Scotese
Application # : 933941
Appeal # : 36443
ZBA Hearing Date : 5/1/19 • 9:30 AM • Zoning Board of Adjustment 1515 Arch st, 18th floor
Application Description:PERMIT FOR PROPOSED BREWERY TO INCLUDE BOTTLING AND/OR CANNING (LIMITED INDUSTRIAL), WHOLESALE AND DISTRIBUTION AND TASTING ROOM (SIT DOWN RESTAURANT) IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.
·Next Meeting : Special Zoning Meeting – Monday April 15th 2019 at 7pm
Zoning issues to be discussed
1. 7413 Brous Ave.(Residential)
Applicant : Sherry Yang
Application # : 933906
Appeal # : 36608
ZBA Hearing Date : 5/15/19 • 3:30 PM • Zoning Board of Adjustment 1515 Arch st, 18th floor
Application Description:FOR THE ERECTION OF A SIDE YARD DECK AT FIRST FLOOR LEVEL OF AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY SEMI-DETACHED STRUCTURE (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).
2. 2825-35 Cotman Ave. (Commercial)
Applicant : Michael V. Phillips Esq.
Application # : 947938
Appeal # : 36676
ZBA Hearing Date : 4/17/19 • 2:00 PM • Zoning Board of Adjustment 1515 Arch st, 18th floor
Application Description:FOR ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK, TOP OF AN EXISTING ONE (1) STORY STRUCTURE, AND FOR THE EXTENSION OF EXISTING STAIR TOWER TO ACCESS TO ROOF DECK LEVEL, AND FOR THE ERECTION OF AN EXTERIOR NEW STAIR ACCESS TO ROOF DECK; THE ROOF DECK ACCESSORY TO THE EXISTING SITE DOWN RESTAURANT AT FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR OF UNIT#1 ON THE SAME LOT EXISTING FOUR (4) OTHER TENANT SPACES UNIT# 2, UNIT# 3, UNIT# 4 AND UNIT# 5 USES AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION. (NO SIGN ON THIS APPLICATION).
·Wrap Up : If anyone would like to get more involved with the Civic, we could use volunteers! Please introduce yourself after the meeting or via email (MayfairCivicAssociation@yahoo.com)
·Our next regularly Civic Meeting will be held on Monday May 20th 2019 at 7pm.
·Facebook: "LIKE" Mayfair Civic Association on Facebook to stay current on all things happening in Mayfair!
Please fold your chairs and place them along the wall before you leave