Rhawnhurst is included in the Northeast Philadelphia Eruv.
To check the status of the eruv call (215) 333-ERUV before Shabbat.
There are many costs involved in maintaining the eruv. These include the hiring of a bucket truck when needed, insurance, the telephone hotline, materials, and other costs. To help defray these costs, those using the eruv are asked to send $75 annual dues to:
Northeast Eruv Corporation
8201 Castor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19152
Also, volunteers are needed to help check and maintain the eruv. If you would like to volunteer, please call Jay Press at 215-722-3766.