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    • Live! Casino rendering, Darien street perspective

Breaking: South Philly to get city's second casino

After a week of speculation, the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board has confirmed it will award Philadelphia's second casino license to Live! Casino and Hotel, for their proposal at 10th and Packer…

    • Live! Casino rendering,  10th Street perspective

Thursday at the gaming board: Casino Live! makes pitch; Blatstein counters interveners; SugarHouse says no more casinos now

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board got a bit of a variety pack in Thursday's casino hearings. From 9 a.m. to roughly 9:30 a.m., it heard from Bart Blatstein and his Tower…

    • Casino Revolution

Casino Revolution steps before the gaming board

John O'Reardon, vice president and general council of PHL Local Gaming, told the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board that "PHL Local is the clear choice in this competition and has a number…

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ABOUT SPORTS COMPLEX/NAVY YARD/FOOD DISTRIBUTION CENTER

The Sports Complex Special Services Districtserves four distinct Community Districts. The residents from each District elect a Community Director and Alternate Community Director to represent their neighborhood and serve on the Board of Directors for a four-year term. Board decision-making is based on seven votes, with the four Community Directors having one vote each, and the three Sports Venue Directors holding the remaining three votes. All directors and alternates serve on a voluntary basis without compensation. In total, the SCSSD represents approximately 9,000 residents living in 4,200 households.

Community District I

District I is located in the southeast quadrant of SCSSD, closest in proximity to the Sports Complex venues. District I serves residents in the area bounded by Packer Avenue to the north, 13th Street to the east, Geary Street to the South, and Broad Street to the west.

Residents in Community District 1 are represented by Community Director Judy Cerrone and Alternate Community Director Theresa Piccone.

District I is also served by two Civic Associations -- Stadium Community Council Inc. & Veterans Stadium Neighbors.

According to year 2000 census data, District I has a population of 472 residents living in 220 households.

Community District II

District II is located in the southwest quadrant of SCSSD. District II serves residents in the area bounded by Packer Avenue to the north, Broad Street to the east, Hartranft Street to the south, and 20th Street to the west.

Residents in Community District II are represented by Community Director Barbara Capozzi and Alternate Community Director Don Toto.

District II is also served by the Packer Park Civic Association (PPCA).

According to year 2000 census data, District II has a population of 2,561 residents living in 1,134 households.

Community District III

District III is located in the northeast quadrant of SCSSD. District III serves residents in the area bounded by Oregon Avenue to the north, 7th Street to the east, I-76 to the south, and Broad Street to the west.

Residents in Community District III are represented by Community Director John Sfrisi and Alternate Community Director Joseph Messina.

District III is also served by the South Philadelphia Communities Civic Association (SPCCA).

According to year 2000 census data, District III has a population of 3,066 residents living in 1,438 households.

Community District IV

District IV is located in the northwest quadrant of SCSSD. District IV serves residents in the area bounded by Oregon Avenue to the north, Broad Street to the east, I-76 to the South, and 20th Street to the west.

Residents in Community District IV are represented by Community Director Ted Scairato and Alternate Community DirectorGeorge Hatton III.

District IV is also served by the Broad Street West Civic Association.

According to year 2000 census data, District IV has a population of 2,966 residents living in 1,399 households.

The South Philadelphia Sports Complex is the current home to Philadelphia's sports teams. It is the site of the Wachovia Center, the Wachovia Spectrum, Lincoln Financial Field and Citizens Bank Park.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS IN SPORTS COMPLEX/NAVY YARD/FOOD DISTRIBUTION CENTER

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