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    EZ PERMIT SPRINKLER RELOCATION (NFPA 13)-RELOCATING 15 SPRINKLERS FOR THE RELOCATION OF SPRINKLER HEADS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    448 N 10TH ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

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Whethan at Union Transfer on 09/22/2018 08:30 PM EDT

1026 Spring Garden St.

    Whethan - Tickets - Union Transfer - Philadelphia, PA - September 22nd, 2018
    17-year old Chicago native Ethan Snoreck, better known by his stage name Whethan, has wasted no time in releasing some of this year's most upbeat electronic tracks. His Soundcloud is already adorned w
    https://www.utphilly.com

2 days ago

Take a drone’s eye look at Callowhill’s newly-opened Rail Park

...starts across from the former Philadelphia Inquirer building at Broad and Noble streets, includes the 1300 block of Noble, and runs southeast across 12th and 13th streets to Callowhill Street...

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...Studio Bryan Hanes and Urban Engineers, starts across from the former Philadelphia Inquirer building at Broad and Noble streets, includes the 1300 block of Noble, and runs southeast across 12th and 13th streets...

    Take a drone's eye look at Callowhill's newly-opened Rail Park - Technical.ly Philly
    Before the wooden boardwalk and lounge-style swings transformed a strip of the old Reading Viaduct into the Rail Park, videographer Cory Popp was already a fan of the Callowhill public space. "I've been a frequent explorer of the Rail Park (the viaduct as we called it back then) since 2010 when I fell in love with it after my first visit," Popp said.
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The Philly POPS added 7 new photos.

Here are some pictures from the POPS Saxophone Quartet playing at the opening of The Rail Park at 1300 Noble St. If you're looking for a nice, relaxing stroll, The Rail Park is a beautiful place to visit!

    The Philly POPS
    The Philly POPS added a new photo.
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3 days ago

Philadelphia Rail Park: From Photoshop to reality

...inaugurate the first quarter mile of the Philadelphia Rail Park. Located just past Callowhill at 13th and Noble streets, the once-abandoned rail line has been reclaimed “for Callowhill, for Chinatown, and for...

    Philadelphia Rail Park: From Photoshop to reality
    On a breezy, beautiful morning close to one thousand Philadelphians gathered together to inaugurate the first quarter mile of the Philadelphia Rail Park. Located just past Callowhill at 13th and Noble streets, the once-abandoned rail line has been reclaimed "for Callowhill, for Chinatown, and for the whole region" as Director of Center City Districts, Paul Levy, put it.
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We'll be going live from 10:45 to 11 to strea...

We'll be going live from 10:45 to 11 to stream the performance from the opening of The Rail Park today. If you can come, it's at 13th & Noble in Callowhill! Photo credit to Tracy Buchholz (@tlbtb)

    The Philly POPS
    We'll be going live from 10:45 to 11 to stream the performance from the opening of The Rail Park today. If you can come, it's at 13th & Noble in Callowhill! Photo credit to Tracy Buchholz (@tlbtb)
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3 days ago

The Rail Park is at The Rail Park.

Today is the opening day for #therailpark. Today we invite every single person in this city, no matter their race, their background, their beliefs, their passions, or their neighborhood to come together and take a break. To talk and to listen and to learn. To sit together in a park that’s made for all of us. See you at 11AM, 13th & Noble.

    The Rail Park
    Today is the opening day for #therailpark. Today we invite every single person in this city, no matter their race, their background, their beliefs, their passions, or their neighborhood to come...
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    FOR THE INFILL OF OPENNINGS OF EXISTING ELEVATOR SHAFTWAY WITH CMU AS PER APPROVED PLAN FOR MODERNIZATION OF EXISTING MANUAL FREIGHT ELEVATOR TO CREATE AUTOMATIC, HIGH SPEED PASSENGER ELEVATOR. APPROVAL FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY IS REQUIRED FOR THE CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF THE ELEVATOR.

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    RETAIL SALES OF FOOD, BEVERAGES AND GROCERIES AT FIRST FLOOR IN AN EXISTING BUILDING.

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Dalliance with Light (Andy Farmer) posted 1 photo to Flickr:

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Your Guide To The Rail Park, Philly’s Game-Changing Elevated Greenway

The section curves southeast from Broad and Noble streets to 11th and Callowhill streets.

Entry to the Rail Park is free, with entrances at Broad and Noble streets, 13th and Noble streets and Callowhill Street between 11th and 12th streets.

Phase I’s footprint stretches from Broad and Noble streets, jumps up to the Reading Viaduct overhead and ends above the 1100 block of Callowhill Street.

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The section curves southeast from Broad and Noble streets to 11th and Callowhill streets.

    Your Guide To The Rail Park, Philly's Game-Changing Elevated Greenway
    The time has come, Philadelphia: The Rail Park is opening. On Thursday, June 14, a quarter-mile stretch of new urban greenspace opens to the public where the Reading Railroad once ran. Thereafter, the awesome new public space welcomes visitors daily into the free and open-to-everyone park.
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4 days ago

Contemporary Callowhill apartment with high ceilings asks $339K

1238 Callowhill Street 103 [Leah Strenger, Elfant Wissahickon Realtors]

    Contemporary Callowhill apartment with high ceilings asks $339K
    A roomy and sunny apartment in the Callowhill neighborhood just dropped on the market for $339,000. The one-bed, one-bath place offers 1,100 square feet of space and 12-foot ceilings. It opens to a large kitchen with a window that looks out over a both the dining and living area.
    https://philly.curbed.com

4 days ago

The Philly POPS shared Commonwealth of Pennsy...

Going to the opening celebrations at The Rail Park tomorrow? Us too! The POPS Sax Quartet will be playing from 10:45-11 a.m. at 1300 Noble Street in Callowhill. Hope to see you there!

    Elevated Philly Rail Park Ready for 1st Strolls
    A long-abandoned rail line is opening for business again in Philadelphia, transformed into an elevated park and the city's answer to New York's High Line.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

4 days ago

Gentrification will follow the Rail Park's launch. Here's why some neighbors welcome that.

The Goldtex Building, located at 12th and Wood Street, stands next to the viaduct

The Heid Building, an old hat factory located at 13th and Pearl Street, is being redeveloped into a mixed use building

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...of Phase 1, a quarter-mile stretch of the former Reading Viaduct that starts at Broad and Noble Street and curves southwest to Vine and 11th Street, the park will give the formerly industrial...

...the former Reading Viaduct that starts at Broad and Noble Street and curves southwest to Vine and 11th Street, the park will give the formerly industrial neighborhood a much-needed public green space. At...

Photo Pop Philly belongs on Hollywood Boulevard, not 13th and Walnut

    Gentrification will follow the Rail Park's launch. Here's why some neighbors welcome that.
    This week brings the long-awaited opening of the Rail Park, a rails-to-trails project in Philadelphia's Callowhill neighborhood that's been in the works since 2003. With the June 14 launch of Phase 1, a quarter-mile stretch of the former Reading Viaduct that starts at Broad and Noble Street and curves southwest to Vine and 11th Street, the park will give the formerly industrial neighborhood a much-needed public green space.
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5 days ago

Where to Drink Near Philadelphia's New Rail Park

On Thursday, June 14, the former Reading Railroad Viaduct space at 13th and Noble will become Philadelphia's Rail Park, the city's answer to New York's High...

Stop in for the excellent cocktail list, extensive whiskey selection, bar snacks, and laid back atmosphere, and stay for the go-go dancers. (339 N 11th St; 267-239-0290)

Prohibition Taproom Though Prohibition Taproom is best known for its craft beer menu, don't overlook its cocktail program or its seasonal food menu. (501 N 13th St; 215-238-1818) 

Love City Brewing A new addition to Spring Garden's brewery scene, Love City Brewing is housed in a former rail parts factory, serving their signature brews alongside other local beers, bar snacks, and a rotating list of food trucks. (1023 Hamilton St; 215-398-1900)

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This Chambersburg brewery's barrel house, decorated with murals from local artists, offers a full selection of Roy Pitz's beers as well as a full food menu. (990 Spring Garden St; 215-992-6792)

W/N W/N Coffee Bar This cozy cafe serves coffee during the afternoon but stays open late, hosting special events (including pop-ups from Pizza Gutt) and offering a full menu of beer, wine, and cocktails. (931 Spring Garden St)

This secretive, cash-only Chinatown speakeasy is home to some of the city's best cocktails — but make sure you follow the rules to the letter, or you may not be allowed back. (1029 Race Street)

    Where to Drink Near Philadelphia's New Rail Park
    On Thursday, June 14, the former Reading Railroad Viaduct space at 13th and Noble will become Philadelphia's Rail Park, the city's answer to New York's High Line Park.
    https://philly.thedrinknation.com

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