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Block Party Permit Application

Please read the instructions carefully on the application form.

A block party is a large public party in which many members of a single neighborhood congregate, either to observe an event of some importance or simply for mutual enjoyment. This form must be completed within 30 days of the planned event.


For Block parties, applicants must:

  • complete this application form
  • submit in person the petition form (page #3) showing that 75% of residents of the affected block approve of the street closing
  • the $100 barricade fee

'No Parking' signs must be issued by the Parking Authority and be posted 24 hrs prior to the Event.


Other documents must be submitted with your application, including:

Questions? For additional information, please contact:


Police Traffic Office        610-655-6294
Citizen Service Center    1-877-727-3234
E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Before completing this application please refer to the "Event Permit Guidelines" webpage.


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