Tacony: Community Development Starts With Cleaning Up

Tacony: Community Development Starts With Cleaning Up

Merchants along Torresdale Avenue in Tacony have started an effort to keep the entire community clean. The idea and movement began with help from the Tacony Community Development Corporation (CDC). “When a neighborhood isn’t clean, it leads to the impression that people might not care about their community and where they live, and that’s exactly […]

 By Tiffany Goforth

Northeast: Tacony Improvements Continue with Shopping, Clean-up Projects

Northeast: Tacony Improvements Continue with Shopping, Clean-up Projects

Tacony residents and business owners are trying to revitalize the Torresdale Avenue business corridor by implementing new projects in the community. The Historic Tacony Revitalization Project is a big community project headed by the Tacony Community Development Corporation. Alex Balloon, corridor manager of the Tacony CDC, coordinates all the activities and helps implement the projects that […]