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Connecting neighbors with one another to cultivate a thriving community.
Preserving the unique character and heritage of Germantown.
Cooperating with other similar organizations in the City of Philadelphia.
Providing a medium for identifying and developing community interests.
WCN holds space for two types of committees: standing and ad hoc. Standing committees are required to be chaired by a member of the board, while ad hoc committees seek to support the interests and initiatives of individuals and groups in the neighborhood that will help fulfill the purposes of the Association.
Responsible for conducting Board elections, maintaining and revising the Association by-laws, filling vacancies, recommending and maintaining appropriate insurance coverage, and other necessary duties.
Responsible for providing oversight for the Association’s finances, including developing financial policies and procedures, developing annual budgets, and preparing and submitting all financial reports and filings.
Responsible for coordinating and leading efforts to distribute information about association activities and meetings to members and stakeholders within the Association’s service area and beyond.
Responsible for coordinating and leading efforts to deter crime and contribute to the safety of the community’s residents and property, including coordinating participation in the Town Watch program, establishing and maintaining relationships with the Philadelphia Police Department, and other community organizations.
Responsible for developing and leading efforts to maintain the historic character of the neighborhood, including providing property owners with information about the maintenance of older and historic buildings, evaluation of development proposals, participation in planning and zoning initiatives, and other issues affecting the physical environment of the neighborhood.
The Association encourages all neighborhood residents and stakeholders to be active participants in the life and improvement of our community and seeks to support the interests and initiatives of individuals and groups in the neighborhoods that will help fulfill the purposes of the Association.
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