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  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED BUILDING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS PER APPROVED PLANS. FOR USE AS WHOLESALE, DISTRIBUTION, AND STORAGE FACILITY AND EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS STORAGE YARDS AND BUILDINGS WITH EIGHTEEN ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES (1 VAN ACCESSIBLE SPACE), FOUR BICYCLE PARKING SPACES, AND TWO (2) OFF STREET LOADING SPACES. NO SIGNS ON THIS APPLICATION.

    1913-21 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100 AMP SERVICE & REWIRE HOUSE INCLUDING RECESSED LIGHTS, SWITHCES, RECEPTACLES & SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT

    1905 ELLSWORTH ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    CURB TRAP, FAI, MAINDRAIN, YARD DRAIN, STACKS, 5 TOILETS, 6 LAVS, 2 KS, 2 TUBS, 2 SHOWERS, 2 WASHERS (TWO FAMILY)PA20180030388 THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004"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"

    1118 S 23RD ST Issued January 9, 2018 Comment

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Jan 09

Frankford Chocolate Factory nominated for local historic designation

The nomination for local historic designation comes just weeks after the Frankford Chocolate Factory at 2101 Washington Avenue was added to the National Register of Historic Places. The national designation means that the...

    Frankford Chocolate Factory nominated for local historic designation
    Fresh off its national historic designation, the Frankford Chocolate Factory on Washington Avenue in Graduate Hospital has been nominated to be added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places. A Curbed tipster alerted us to the nomination, which was sent in early December and written by Dennis Carlisle, a self-described architectural history writer.
    https://philly.curbed.com

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Jan 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    10 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR DANCE STUDIO"THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    1923-31 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 3, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON-LOADBEARING WALLS ONLY. NO STRUCTURAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT.

    1121 S 20TH ST Issued January 3, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO OF NON-LOAD BEARING WALLS ONLY, NO STRUCTURAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT

    2148 ELLSWORTH ST Issued January 3, 2018 Comment

Jan 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL LATERAL PA20173600992 REMOVE HOUSE TRAP AND HERMETICALLY SEALING THE LATERAL BY A CAP OR PLUG PER SECTION P-606.1 OF THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004 - "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"

    1121 S 20TH ST Issued December 27, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE 100A SERVICE WITH 200A SERVICE. NEW WIRING FOR NEW 3RD FLOOR ADDITION... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    2021 KIMBALL ST Issued December 28, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP & FAI - PA1# 2018-0020428 - "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"

    1946 FEDERAL ST Issued January 2, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A VACANT LOT

    2148 ELLSWORTH ST Issued December 28, 2017 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF A TWO (2) STORY EXISTING STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND HELD TOOLS ONLY. 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 FA?ADE 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 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    2148 ELLSWORTH ST Issued December 28, 2017 Comment
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Frankford Chocolate Factory earns spot on National Register of Historic Places

The building at 2101 Washington Avenue, which does not have local historic designation, was placed on the register on December 22...

    Frankford Chocolate Factory earns spot on National Register of Historic Places
    Amid talks of its redevelopment, the hulking Frankford Chocolate Factory on Washington Avenue has now earned a spot on the National Register of Historic Places. The building at 2101 Washington Avenue, which does not have local historic designation, was placed on the register on December 22, 2017.
    https://philly.curbed.com

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South Philadelphia Residents Demanding Safety Changes After Elderly Woman Fatally Struck By Car

About a dozen people demonstrated at 24th Street and Washington Avenue on Tuesday morning, calling for safety improvements after an 83-year-old woman was struck and killed there on Friday. Resident Kathy Knese says drivers are ignoring the law.

    South Philadelphia Residents Demanding Safety Changes After Elderly Woman Fatally Struck By Car
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Residents in South Philadelphia are demanding safety changes on Washington Avenue, after the death of a pedestrian there. About a dozen people demonstrated at 24th Street and Washington Avenue on Tuesday morning, calling for safety improvements after an 83-year-old woman was struck and killed there on Friday.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Dec 24

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVAL OF REAR BAY AND REPAIRS TO DETERIORATED PORTIONS OF REAR WALL. ALL REPAIRS WITH LIKE IN KIND MATERIALS. NO CHANGE IN SIZE AND LOCATION.

    1925 FEDERAL ST Issued December 22, 2017 Comment

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Dec 22

Elderly Woman Killed Crossing The Street On Washington

There will also be an action on December 26 during rush hour at 24th and Washington Avenue to bring more attention to this issue. Look for more information on social media about this.

    Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia
    Tragedy struck again on December 22, as a so-far unidentified 83-year-old woman was killed by a driver crossing Washington Avenue before dawn. Early reports have yielded few details but we will update this post as information comes in. Washington Ave is a four lane road that with a center turn lane that serves as a parking/loading area ...
    http://bicyclecoalition.org

Dec 22

Hit-&-Run Crash Leaves Woman, 83, Dead

The vehicles struck the 83-year-old woman at 24th Street and Washington Avenue in South Philadelphia around 6:20 a.m. Friday.

Dec 22

Police: 83-Year-Old Woman Struck And Killed By Vehicle In South Philly

The accident happened at 6:22 a.m. near the intersection of 24th Street and Washington Avenue.

    Police: 83-Year-Old Woman Struck And Killed By Vehicle In South Philly
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Police say an 83-year-old woman was struck and killed by a vehicle on Friday morning in the Pennsport section of Philadelphia. The accident happened at 6:22 a.m. near the intersection of 24th Street and Washington Avenue. According to police, a white Chevy Cruze traveling eastbound on Washington Avenue hit the 83-year-old woman, while she was crossing the street.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    - FOR (BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF WORK AS PER ENGINEER'S REPORT IF APPLICABLE) TO RESOLVE CASE 608877. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE 608877.

    2012 FEDERAL ST Issued December 18, 2017 Comment

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