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East Falls Community Links

East Falls is an Urban Village on the River 

Our local organizations reflect our heritage, local activities, and river links.

The East Falls Development Corporation

Contact us for business information, property availabity, or other questions about the East Falls neighborhood!  (215) 848-8084 or send an email. Office located:  4133 Ridge Ave, First Floor, 19129.

East Falls Business Association - A listing of businesses dedicated to and actively involved in the East Falls neighborhood See a list of members.

East Falls Community Council 

P.O. Box 12672
Philadelphia, PA 19129

East Falls Town Watch – resolve neighborhood complaints, neighborhood security patrols, promoting quality of life, and graffiti clean-up.

Contact: 215-848-2033

News and blog about our great neighborhood.

The Old Academy Players - non-profit community theater located in the East Falls section of Philadelphia. The Old Academy building was constructed in 1819 and has been our home since 1932. Both Grace Kelly and Robert Prosky started their acting careers on our stage.

Contact: 215-843-1109
3540-3644 Indian Queen Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19129

East Falls Tree TendersEnvironmental organization

Contact: 215-849-2474

East Falls Historical Society - maintain the historic past and enrich the present community of East Falls by establishing an historic presence in East Falls. The society shall seek to create an awareness and appreciation of our historic heritage and to promote the discovery, preservation, and continuation of the history of East Falls.

Contact: 215-848-8396
Office: 3728 Midvale Avenue, (offices of Furlong Law).
Mailing address: 3304 West Queen Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19129

Falls of Schuylkill Library - serves the community of East Falls with a variety of programs for all ages.

Contact: 215-685-2093
3501 Midvale Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19129

Gustine Lake Recreation Center
4863 Ridge Avenue, Phone: 215-685-2593

Link to the City's Recreation Dept. Web Page for Gustine Lake

Schuylkill River Links:

Schuylkill Banks, See what's happening

Schuylkill River National and State Heritage Area,

Elected Officials:

U.S. Senator Bob Casey Jr.
Contact: 202-224-6324
383 Russell Senate office Bldg.,
Washington, PA, 20510

U.S. Senator Pat Toomey

Philadelphia (temporary location)
William Green Federal Building
600 Arch St., Suite 9400
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Phone: (215) 597-7200

Congressional Representative Chaka Fattah
Contact: 215-387-6404
4104 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Contact: 215-848-9386
6632 Germantown Ave.,
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr.
Contact: 215-686-3416
4th Floor, City Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Mayor Jim Kenney
Contact: 215-686-3000
City Hall, Room 116
Philadelphia, PA 19107

State Senator Vincent Hughes
Contact: 215-471-0490
4601 Market Street, 1st Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19139

State Senator Lawrence Farnese

Philadelphia Office:  1802 S. Broad Street, 19145

(215) 952-3121

Harrisburg Office:  717-787-5662

458 Main Capital, Senate Box 203001

Harrisburg, PA   17120

State Representative Pam Delissio, 194th District (represents most of the East Falls Riverfront Business District)

District Office:

6511 Ridge Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19128

P: 215-482-8726

Harrisburg Office:

Room 109B East Wing

P.O.Box 202194

Harrisburg, PA 17120-2194

P: 717-783-4945 or intercom 6801



State Representative Vanessa Brown, 190th District

(215) 879-6615

4706 Westminster Ave

Philadelphia, PA  19131

State Representative Rosita Youngblood, 198th District

(215) 849-6426

243 W.Chelten Avenue

Philadelphia, PA  19144