The goal of the South Street Headhouse District (SSHD) is to provide a safer, cleaner, well-managed business district for the benefit of the entire community. Through constant improvement, we aim to build an engaging and enticing place to work, visit, shop, invest, and live.
The SSHD was established in 1993 as a locally directed Municipal Authority with the purpose of improving public safety, sanitation, and other services to supplement services being provided by the City of Philadelphia.
The SSHD continues to plan and support urban improvements, innovative marketing and promotional initiatives, artistic and creative enhancements, and other developments designed to amplify the image and visibility of our dynamic and diverse business community.
South Street History >
Staff & Board >
Programming & Relationship Manager
Digital & Marketing Manager
2022 Board of Directors
Owner, Millan Properties
Owner, Jim’s Steaks South Street
Owner, Lucky’s Last Chance
Owner, Follicle Studio
Owner, Bridget Foy’s
Resident & Owner, THINK.urban
Owner, Paradigm Gallery + Studio
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From multi-generational shops to short term pop-ups, the SSHD here to help every business succeed.
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