5 hours ago

The West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhoo...

...Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair is THIS Saturday, Oct 21, at the West Philly Community Center (35th and Haverford)! Come out to find out about quality preschool, daycare, and kindergarten options near your home...


11 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF A TWO-STORY STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A VACANT LOT

    3708 HAVERFORD AVE Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF A TWO (2) STORY EXISTING STRUCTURE (STRUCTURALLY INDEPENTENT OF ADJACENT STRUCTURE). STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND HELD TOOLS ONLY (EXCLUDING MECHANICAL DEMOLITION OF FOUNDATION). PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 6 FEET OF BUILDING FACADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2

    3708 HAVERFORD AVE Issued October 16, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    CURB TRAP/ FRESH AIR INLET AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    3734 WALLACE ST Issued October 16, 2017 Comment

12 hours ago

12 hours ago

  • Build Our Classroom Libraries!

    Teacher Potts is asking for $498.66:
    My students need books to support our science curriculum and intrigue curiosities in STEM topics and careers. Our titles include A Black Hole Is Not a Hole, Women of Steel and Stone: 22 Inspirational Architects, Engineers, and Landscape Designers (Women of Action), A Crash Course in Forces and Motion with Max Axiom, Super Scientist (Graphic Science), Secret Coders, The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate, and many more. We hope you will support our ongoing mission to build diverse, rich classroom libraries.
    Science Leadership Academy Middle School Comment

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2 days ago

Calling all West Philly families! The West Ph...

...Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 11am-2pm, at 3512 Haverford Ave! The fair will help you find a quality preschool, daycare, or kindergarten for your child...


2 days ago

2 days ago

3 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK OVER THE SECOND STORY ACCESSED FROM THE SECOND FLOOR REAR VIA AN EXTERIOR STAIR IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN,

    3631 WALLACE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A ROOF DECK OVER THE SECOND STORY ACCESSED FROM THE SECOND FLOOR REAR VIA AN EXTERIOR STAIR IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLANS,

    3631 WALLACE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 100A SERVICE COMPLETE WITH METER AND PANEL. REPLACE DEFECTIVE RECEPTACLES/SWITCHES/FIXTURES. INSTALL 1- SMOKE DETECTOR, 4- 15/20/30A LINES, 3- PULLCHAIN, KEYLESS FIXTURES, 1- SWITCH & LIGHT COMP. PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    721 N SHEDWICK ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 5" CURB TRAP 4" MAIN DRAIN 4" FAI 4" RAIN CONDUCTOR AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    3939 BRANDYWINE ST Issued October 13, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

4 days ago

4 days ago

4 days ago

Do you have younger children? GreatPhillySch...

...West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair on October 21 at the West Philly Community Center (35th and Haverford) Check it out to meet with different preschool, daycare, and kindergarten providers in West Philly...

    GPS - Events
    The Fair is an opportunity for West Philly families to learn about quality kindergarten, preschool, and childcare options in their area. Representatives from numerous centers and schools will be present to answer any questions families might have.
    https://greatphillyschools.org

5 days ago

The West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhoo...

...SUPPLY GIVEAWAY! Check it out next Saturday, Oct. 21 at the West Philly Community Center (35th and Haverford): http://bit.ly/westphillyfair #findyourgreatschool #phled


5 days ago

6 days ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM WITH A 1" COMBINED FIRE & DOMESTIC SERVICE LINE FOR A THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE. AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM INSTALLATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D.

    642 N 40TH ST Issued October 10, 2017 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM WITH A 1" COMBINED FIRE & DOMESTIC SERVICE LINE FOR A THREE (3) STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH ROOFTOP STRUCTURE.SYSTEM INSTALLATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D.

    3939 BRANDYWINE ST Issued October 10, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 2000AMP SERVICE COMING IN,400AMP 3PHASE FOR HOUSE,100AMP 3PHASE FOR FIRE PUMP ROOM,1200AMP 3PHASE MULTI METER FOR 33 APARTMENT UNITS AND 1-200AMP COMMERCIAL SPACE,WIRING THROUGHOUT AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT) INSTALL A COMPLETE FIRE ALARM SYSTEM AS PER NFPA72

    3925-37 HAVERFORD AVE Issued October 10, 2017 Comment

6 days ago

Oct 11

Get info on neighborhood preschool, daycare, ...

Get info on neighborhood preschool, daycare, and kindergarten providers at the West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair, Oct. 21 at the West Philly Community Center (35th and Haverford) http://bit.ly/westphillyfair #findyourgreatschool #phled #westphilly

    GPS - Events
    The Fair is an opportunity for West Philly families to learn about quality kindergarten, preschool, and childcare options in their area. Representatives from numerous centers and schools will be present to answer any questions families might have.
    https://greatphillyschools.org

Oct 09

GreatPhillySchools added an event.

...Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair on Saturday, October 21st, at the West Philly Community Center (3512 Haverford Ave) from 11:00am-2:00pm! Admission is FREE and no registration is required. There will...

    2017 West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair
    Don't miss the West Philly Kindergarten & Early Childhood Fair on Saturday, October 21st, at the West Philly Community Center (3512 Haverford Ave) from...
    https://www.facebook.com

Oct 09

Oct 08

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER SERVICE,DISCONNECT 3/4 WATER SERVICE AND WATTS LF007MQT 1"BACKFLOW PREVENTOR-PA1#20172790360-"SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    3908-12 LANCASTER AVE Issued October 6, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - REPAIR FIRE ESCAPE AS PER ENGINEER REPORT. SPECIAL INSPECTIONS PER SCHEDULE. INSPECTOR TO OBTAIN AN ADDITIONAL FINAL REPORT FROM ENGINEER UPON COMPLETION OF REPAIR WORK. STREETS ROW PERMIT TO BE OBTAINED IF REQUIRED. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    3312-18 HAMILTON ST Issued October 6, 2017 Comment

Oct 07

Gunman Shoots Popular Store Owner During Attempted Robbery

The shooting occurred around 9 p.m. at the Freddy Grocery on the 3400 block of Fairmount Avenue. The 48-year-old owner of the store, known affectionately as “Mama” by community members...

    Gunman Shoots Popular Store Owner During Attempted Robbery
    A store owner and staple of a Philadelphia community is in the hospital after she was shot during an attempted robbery Friday night in the Mantua section of the city. The shooting occurred around 9 p.m. at the Freddy Grocery on the 3400 block of Fairmount Avenue.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Oct 07

Philly Corner Store Owner, Known as 'Mama,' Shot in Neck

NBC10's Randy Gyllenhaal talked Saturday with neighbors of the Freddy Grocery in the 3400 block of Fairmount Avenue, including Sandi Smith, a retired nurse who helped the victim minutes after the shooting.

    Philly Corner Store Owner, Known as 'Mama,' Shot in Neck
    A robber shot a grocery store owner Friday night in the Mantua section of West Philadelphia, police said. The unidentified victim was in critical but stable condition at a nearby hospital, recovering from a neck wound, police said.
    http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Oct 07

Female store owner wounded in Mantua shooting

It happened after 8:30 p.m. Friday at a corner store at 34th Street near Fairmount Avenue.

    Female store owner wounded in Mantua shooting
    Police are searching for the armed robber who shot and wounded a female store owner in Philadelphia's Mantua neighborhood. It happened after 8:30 p.m. Friday at a corner store at 34th Street near Fairmount Avenue. Police say a customer went into Freddy's grocery store to buy some cigarettes as she often does.
    http://6abc.com

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