7 hours ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Let's Start Off the School Year Right!

    Mrs. Ellis is asking for $466.68:
    My students need classroom materials to help them begin the new school year with a smile on their face.
    Frances E Willard Elementary School Comment
  • Technology Titans!!

    Mrs. Ellis is asking for $430.47:
    My students need tablets to take pictures, record videos for projects, and interpret books in a different way.
    Frances E Willard Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHOUT OUTLETS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,GFCI AND SMOKE DETECTORS PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1907 E SOMERSET ST Issued June 20, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Jun 18

  • We Need Clementine!

    Mrs. OBRIEN is asking for $487.51:
    My students need Clementine by Sara Pennypacker and basic school supplies such as notebooks, markers, and hand sanitizer.
    Frances E Willard Elementary School Comment

Jun 17

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR REPLACEMENT OF FRONT WALL WITH LIKE IN KIND MATERIAL ON EXISTING FOUNDATION WINDOWS AND DOOR SAME LOCATION. HORIZONTAL REINFORCEMENT EVERY 24 INCHES. INSTALL RETURNS INTO PARTY WALLS FOR STRUCTURAL CONNECTION TO RESOLVE CASE #637753. 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 #637753.

    1905 E SOMERSET ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

Jun 12

Silk and Silk Makers

Orinoka Mills factory building, 2753 Ruth Street, Philadelphia.

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G. B. Mutier notebook (Am. 10685), Mrs. Howard W. Lewis collection of early Philadelphia businesses papers (#367), Peter Stephen Du Ponceau papers (#181), and the Tea and Silk Merchandise books (Amb .559), Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1300 Locust Street, Philadelphia.

    Encyclopedia of Greater Philadelphia
    Philadelphia's silk industry began in earnest in the early nineteenth century. There had been efforts since the early eighteenth century to cultivate the silk worm and establish silk-making operations in the region, but they had proven unsustainable or were carried out on a small scale.
    http://philadelphiaencyclopedia.org

Jun 12

Jun 09

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE DRYWALL, SHEET ROCK, FRAMING, NEW BATHROOM, NEW KITCHEN, AND NEW WINDOWS AND DOORS IN EXISTING OPENING. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL WORK

    1907 E SOMERSET ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20181505054-"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"

    1922 E BIRCH ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

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Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ MASONRY FACADE PERMIT STANDARDS - ONE FAMILY DWELLING - MASONRY FRONT WALL - REMOVE EXISTING 2 STORY FRONT MASONRY WALL . REPLACE WITH NEW 8 INCH MASONRY WALL, (4" BRICK & 4" BLOCK) ON EXISTING FOUNDATION. WINDOWS AND DOOR SAME LOCATION. HORIZONTAL REINFORCEMENT EVERY 24 INCHES. INSTALL RETURNS INTO PARTY WALLS FOR STRUCTURAL CONNECTION. NO OTHER WORK ALLOWED UNDER THIS PERMIT. CONTACT THE DISTRICT INSPECTOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK.

    1907 E SOMERSET ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR (REPLACE FRONT FACADE AS PER STONE AND MASONRY VENEER STANDARD;CONSTRUCT 2"X 6" FRAMED WALL 16" OC, WITH TIES ATTACH NEW CONSTRUCTED MASONARY VENEER USING RED STNDARD BRICK. STRUCTURAL AND VENEER WALLS CONSTRUCTED WITH OPENINGS PLACED WHERE3 EXTISTING OPEN ARE FOR NEW WINDOWS AND DOOR INSTALLED) TO RESOLVE CASE #532719. 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 #532719.

    1912 E SOMERSET ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

May 19

May 18

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May 17

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FURNISH AND INSTALL ORNAMENTAL FENCE AROUND PARKING LOT WITH MOTORIZED GATE.

    2771-77 RUTH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 17

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