Partnering with Center City District (CCD) and the Schuylkill River Development Corporation (SRDC), University City District has delivered a major enhancement to the Market Street Bridge, one of... Read More
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Iconic Bridge Gets a MakeoverRefreshing the Market Street BridgeUCD creates and sustains public spaces that build a stronger and more vibrant University City. From smaller initiatives like pedestrian plazas to signature spaces like the Porch at 30th Street,
Head to 40th and Walnut for free performances and filmsThe 40th Street Summer SeriesUniversity City is home to art galleries, museums, music venues, and signature events.
Connecting locals to job training and opportunitiesThe West Philadelphia Skills IntitativeWPSI's mission is to connect West Philadelphia employers seeking talent to West Philadelphians seeking opportunity to build local workforce capacity and to support people in realizing their full economic potential.
Project Rehab unlocks the potential of underutilized neighborhood assetsProject RehabUniversity City District supports commercial corridors throughout the neighborhood by offering technical assistance and other incentives related to business recruitment, retention and public relations. We work to recruit businesses for vacant properties,
Our safety ambassadors patrol the neighborhood and offer assistance to the community.A Safer NeighborhoodUCD is dedicated to improving the neighborhood. Our Public Space Maintenance staff clean and enhance more than 160 University City commercial and residential blocks, and