Fox Chase Town Watch President Steve Phillips told NEast Philly Monday (you can catch the full story in Wednesday's Metro newspaper
) that the 2nd and 7th Districts were expecting about 2,000 people for Tuesday's National Night Out event at Fox Chase Elementary.
As you can see from our slideshow
, the event -- an annual nationwide celebration designed to promote community safety -- proved a success. With guests like former Phillie Ricky Bottalico, District Attorney Seth Williams
and City Controller Alan Butkovitz
, the 2nd and 7th districts provided food, fun and safety to neighbors.
You can see the photos from the 8th District's celebration here
, and you can see extra photos from the three districts here