To create and stimulate sustainable economic development through innovative and creative use of our available resources while improving the quality of life for residents in West Oak Lane and other neighborhoods throughout the Northwest section of Philadelphia.

OARC Cares:

OARC talks about building collapsing in West Oak Lane!

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OARC Brings Back:

West Oak Lane Festival at the Keswick Theatre!

On June 22nd, 2013, the West Oak Lane Festival moves indoors to a new location, The Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA. This was a One-Day paid musical event presenting some sharp heavy hitters; such as Carol Riddick, Roy Ayers, UGO, The Philadelphia Clef Club, and Bobbi Humphrey. Click the link below to check Out Coverage from NewsWorks.

West Oak Lane brings
Night Market Crowd!

Click the link below to check out the Night Market Coverage from NewsWorks.

Audio Clip of how Night Market brings excitement to West Oak Lane!

Organized by Councilwoman Marian Tasco & OARC, Officials tour developing business districts. The tour highlighted economic development occuring in the City's commercial corridors.
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To check out our News Coverage from previous years to current: Click Here


April Events

Register NOW for "The City of Arborly Love" Tree Philly Giveaway!

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 Community Meeting   

Please Come out and learn about all of our upcoming events we have in store for you!
When: TBA
Time: 6:30pm
Where: West Oak Lane Senior Center
Call 215-927-9546 for more details!