Tell PennDOT you want a Roosevelt Blvd Subway!

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is currently asking for feedback about transportation funding priorities and investments across the state over the next 12 years. This is a great opportunity to tell PennDOT that we demand a Roosevelt Boulevard Subway!. The deadline for submitting comments is April 30, 2023 Continue reading

Tell City Council: Philly Needs Low-Income SEPTA Fares

We urge City Council to approve the proposed zero-fare pilot for low-income Philadelphians and to expand its eligibility in the 2024 City Budget. Continue reading

Petition: It’s Time to Build the Roosevelt Boulevard Subway

We urge SEPTA, PennDOT, DVRPC, the City of Philadelphia, and elected officials to come together and integrate the Roosevelt Boulevard Subway into corridor transportation plans. Continue reading

Act NOW for a Safer Washington Ave

Ask City Council to prioritize safety using this email tool. Donate to the Safer Washington Ave Fund to elect officials who pledge to uphold the city's Vision Zero goals.  

Petiton: Philly Needs Bus Only Lanes!

It’s time the City paints the streets red for buses.  Continue reading

Questionnaire Responses - 2022 PA State Legislature Races

For updated information, visit our Election Center 2022 page Continue reading

Press Release: Safer Washington Avenue Fund Reaches More Than $10,000 in Donations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEThursday, February 10, 2022PHILADELPHIA — On Monday, 5th Square established its Safer Washington Avenue Fund, specifically dedicated to electing Philadelphia candidates who will pledge to uphold the City's stated Vision Zero goals. In four days, it has drawn more than $10,000 in donations. Continue reading

Make Outdoor Dining on Streets & Sidewalks Permanent

Tell Council TODAY to put people before parking spaces. City Council is considering a bill that would make permanent the current permitting process for outdoor dining on streets and sidewalks. Contact them today to tell them to vote YES on this bill. Continue reading

Action: Mayor Kenney: Veto the Downzoning of Girard Ave.

Please join us in urging Mayor Kenney to veto Council President Clarke's bill that aims to downzone much of Girard Avenue east of Broad St. Sign the Petition Continue reading

ACTION: Reject Tax Cuts for Parking Execs

Tell Council to support transit passes for low-income residents, not giveaways to parking executives Continue reading