"Germantown stands out in its rich history, diversity and its ability to accommodate a mix of new, innovative businesses as well as traditional favorites. Not only is the neighborhood home to a growing and thriving business district but Germantown also gives residents safe, usable outdoor space like Awbury Arboretum, and running and hiking trails in Wissahickon Park. It’s because of organizations like the Germantown Special Services District that we can maintain our neighborhoods and improve quality of life for all of Germantown’s residents." Councilwoman Cindy Bass, 8th District


Business Spotlight

Maplewood nutrition shop - 54 maplewood mall

Maplewood nutrition shop - 54 maplewood mall

In our district, there are businesses to be discovered. Learn about the businesses of Germantown that bring services, products and inspiration. 

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#TBT - District History

1929 germantown Boys Club football team

1929 germantown Boys Club football team

Remember when? Take a look at what Germantown used to be like and the changes it's undergone as we help to revive it.

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One Germantown

Germantown bus stop

Germantown bus stop

Stories from community members about their Germantown and their experiences. Follow the blog that you create.

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“The community has been wonderful for me; I have been in Germantown since 1991. It is an up-and-coming community and I look forward to being here for a long time.” Wanza Poole, Owner of Iconic Barber Shop (19 E Schoolhouse Lane)


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