Important Numbers

Important numbers

Emergency Numbers

Police/Fire/Ambulance 911
Drexel University Police 215-895-2822
PECO Emergencies 215-841-4141
PGW Emergencies/Gas leaks 215-235-1212
Philadelphia Poison Control Center 215-386-2100
Philadelphia Water Emergencies 215-685-6300
Poison Emergency Hotline 215-386-2100
University City District (walking escort, lockout service 215-243-0555 or 215-387-3942
University City District Philadelphia Police Subtation 215-243-0667
University of Pennsylvania Police 215-573-3333
University of Pennsylvania Police Safety Hotline 215-898-6600
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USP) Security 215-596-7000

Useful Numbers

AAA (Emergency Road Service) 800-222-4357
Abandoned Cars 215-683-2277
AMTRAK 800-USA-RAIL
Dumpster Code Violations Unit 215-685-5618
Health Department 215-686-5000
Illegal Dumping/cleanup 215-685-3097
Licenses and Inspection (abandoned houses, vacant lots 215-686-2463
Philadelphia General Information 311 or 215-686-8686
Philadelphia International Airport 800-PHL-GATE
Philadelphia Parking Authority 215-683-9600
Philadelphia Red Cross 215-485-8800
Philadelphia Streets Department 215-686-5560
Philadelpia Water Department 215-685-6300
Pothole and Street Repair (city) 215-686-5560
Pothole and Street Repair (state) 800-FIX-ROAD
Recycling Information 215-285-7329
Recycling information and buckets, Recycling units 215-685-7329
SEPTA 245-580-7800
Snow Emergency Route Information 215-686-SNOW
SWEEP (Sanitation Code Educations and Enforcement) 215-686-5560
Traffic Signals and Signs 215-686-5560
Trash Collection 215-686-5560
University City District 215-243-0555
University City District Graffiti Removal Team 215-243-0555 x 236
University of Pennsylvania (walking escort) 215-898-WALK

Police and Fire

 

Drexel Police 3201 Arch Street Suite 350 215-895-2222
Philadelphia Fire Department 43rd & Market Streets 911
Philadelphia Fire Department 56th & Chestnut 911
Philadelphia Police- 12th District 65th & Woodland Ave. 215-686-3120
Philadelphia Police- 16th District 3900 Lancaster Ave. 215-686-3160
Philadelphia Police-18th District 5510 Pine Street 215-686-3180
UCD Police Substation 3942- Chestnut Street 215-243-0667
University of Pennsylvania Police 4040 Chestnut Street 215-573-3333
USP Security 4500 Woodland Ave 215-596-7000

Elected Officials

Mayor Michael Nutter 1600 Arch Street #4 215-686-9188
Councilwoman Jannie L. Blackwell Room 408 City Hall 215-686-3418
Representative James Roebuck Jr. 4712 Baltimore Ave. 215-724-2227
Senator Anthony Williams 2901 Island Ave Suite 100 215-492-2980
Senator Vincent J. Hughes 4950 Parkside Ave Suite 300 215-879-7777