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Artists at Work – June 11th

Our popular art stroll returns on Saturday, June 11th, 2022. Watch artists live create in this family friendly stroll through one of Philadelphia’s coolest neighborhoods. Stop in to cafes, restaurants,…
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Help shape the next 5 years of the NLBID

Want to help shape our services, budget, and boundaries? From capital improvements to special events, your input will help determine our budget priorities for our next five year term.
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We were busy in 2021! See how…

The NLBID does a lot more than just clean the streets. To meet our mission to create a safe and vibrant place to work, live, and visit also engage in capital…
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New merch just in time for the holidays!

Bring Northern Liberties home for the holidays with branded ornaments, water bottles, tees and sweatshirts! Not sure what to get for your family or friends? New branded merchandise this year…
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Where to buy local in Northern Liberties

What’s your plan for supporting small businesses this season? Northern Liberties is home to numerous women-owned shops that can check a lot of gifts off your list. From locally made…
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And the winner is….

The Monster Mash Bloody Mary Challenge was a huge success thanks to our sponsor Stateside Vodka and all sixteen bars that participated. Dying to know the results? Drinkers rated Bloody…
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Dozens help paint crosswalk mural

Dozens of neighbors came out to help paint crosswalk murals on Laurel Street. The white line crosswalks had worn off at this intersection years ago and since then, crossing Laurel…
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Sidewalk Grant Program takes off

We’re excited to see our Sidewalk Replacement Grant start to make a difference in Northern Liberties! Four properties got new sidewalks recently, each receiving a grant up to $2,400 towards…
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Parking Surveys

Interested in understanding parking in the neighborhood better? Why is it such a challenge? What can be done to improve it? Below are some resources that tell the story. A the…
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The BID as Advocates for Business

By Gina Butler-Galliera, Co-Owner of The 700   My husband, Sean, and I purchased The 700, an original and long-standing Northern Liberties staple in late 2019.  We had grown up…
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BID Benefits: How I leverage BID services to benefit my business

By Dorthea Gamble, Owner, Trunc   What drew me to Northern Liberties in 1998, was the peaceful coexistence between races, cultures, and generations.  Full of artists, eccentrics, kind, hardworking people,…
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Thrillist: How to Support the Black Community in Philadelphia Right Now

Northern Liberties is blessed with some fantastic Black-owned businesses and it’s always exciting when the media thinks so too. Check out…