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    THIS APPLICATION IS FOR THE LEGALIZATION OF AN EXISTING ACCESSORY PARKING LOT WITH 10 PARKING SPACES AND 1 HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE SPACE FOR A TOTAL OF 11 PARKING SPACES, AS SHOWN ON THE ATTACHED PLANS.

    1701-09 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

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  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

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

    1121 S 20TH ST Issued January 3, 2018 Comment

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  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1400 S 20TH ST Issued December 28, 2017 Comment
  • 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

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Shooting 1 E Collom St DC #18 14 000257 DC #18 14 000258

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    Shooting 1 E Collom St DC #18 14 000257 DC #18 14 000258
    On Tuesday January 2, 2018, at 1:35 am, the victims were walking in the unit block of East Collom Street from Germantown Avenue when a tan Buick sedan slowed to a stop.
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Jan 02

Philly restaurant openings to look forward to in 2018

L’Anima (1001 S. 17th St., Southwest Center City): A Roman seafooder from the Melograno/Fraschetta team. (March)

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Mike’s BBQ (1703 S. 11th St., South Philadelphia): Michael Strauss of Tap Room on 19th brings his mobile BBQ to the great indoors.

Illegal Tacos (427 S. Broad St., Avenue of the Arts): Taqueria at Broad and Pine has picked up some preopening buzz for its name.

Clubhouse Sports Lounge (111 S. 17th St., Rittenhouse Square): Jan. 26 is the debut of this sports lounge, which also will have an ice lounge in partnership with Malinalli Tequila, two themed escape rooms, and two full-service bars.

Redcrest Fried Chicken (1520 S. 11th St., South Philadelphia): Adam Volk cooks chickens and sides at 11th and Passyunk.

Engimono (2319 Fairmount Ave., Fairmount): Poke is the specialty here.

Chubby Cattle (146 N. 10th St., Chinatown): Flashy hot-pot specialist backed by Penn students.

Vista Peru (20 S. Second St., Old City): Peruvian restaurant and pisco bar from the folks behind El Balconcito.

Bernie’s Restaurant & Bar (3432 Sansom St., University City): The Montgomery County pub opens a branch on Penn’s restaurant row (January). A Manayunk location is teed up for spring at 4311 Main St.

Bernie’s Restaurant & Bar (3432 Sansom St., University City): The Montgomery County pub opens a branch on Penn’s restaurant row (January). A Manayunk location is teed up for spring at 4311 Main St.

Glory Beer Bar & Kitchen (126 Chestnut St., Old City): David Crudele, a longtime bartender at the now-shuttered Eulogy Belgian Tavern, sets up a beer bar with 36 on tap and an American menu featuring roasted meats in the former Mad River/ Middle East restaurant space (January).

Concourse Dance Bar (1635 Market St., Center City): Avram Hornik is behind a retro dance club in the former Turf Club that can be entered by way of a slide. Ball pits and a killer sound system will complete the funhouse motif (January).

At Ramen (1608 Sansom St., Rittenhouse): Jason Kim of Jason’s Toridasu in Ardmore spins off his Manayunk ramen restaurant to Rittenhouse.

TALK (2121 Walnut St., Center City): Marigold Kitchen spins off a classic eclectic new-American with an a la carte menu.

Acadia (824 S. Eighth St., Bella Vista): New Orleans style comes to South Philly (January).

Tipsy Bistro (3131 Walnut St., The Left Bank, University City): Chef Anh Vongbandith and Fond former partner Tory Keomanivong do a sports bar with elevated food (February).

Love City (1016 Buttonwood St., West Poplar): Brews and snacks from beer geeks Kevin and Melissa Walter in an industrial setting.

Louie Louie (3611 Walnut St., University City): Brasserie at the Inn of Penn from Marty and Sydney Grims, behind the White Dog Cafes.

Ripplewood Whiskey & Craft (29 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore): Cocktail bar in the heart of Ardmore.

Nunu (1414 Frankford Ave., Fishtown): Shawn Darragh and Ben Puchowitz open a Japanese-style bar next door to their Cheu Fishtown.

Somo SoPhi (3101 S 13th St., South Philly): Manayunk bistro turns up with a sports-bar theme in deep South Philly (spring).

Kurant Cider (436 E. Girard Ave., Fishtown): The suburban cidery joins the Fishtown scene.

Chalaco’s Ceviche & Pisco Bar (1030 N. Second St., Northern Liberties): Peruvian stylings come to Liberties Walk.

The Bercy (7 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore): French brasserie from Lansdale’s Stove & Tap crew in the gorgeous Main Line building last housing Primavera Pizza Kitchen. (March)

Brickwall Tavern (1215 Sansom St., Washington Square West): An American tavern from the operators of the new Porta, which shares a building and fronts at 1214 Chestnut St. (March).

Brickwall Tavern (1215 Sansom St., Washington Square West): An American tavern from the operators of the new Porta, which shares a building and fronts at 1214 Chestnut St. (March).

Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave., Fishtown): The hit Middle Eastern cafe opens its dining room for dinner in March, followed by its garden.

Tria Garden (31 S. 18th St., Rittenhouse): Note the new name of this wine garden set up at the United Engineers building; it’s a joint project between Avram Hornik and the crew from Tria.

Urban EEL (1000 Frankford Ave., Fishtown): Casual dining, cigar lounge, and theaters — it’s all in this sibling to the bizarre post-apocalyptic-themed Mad Rex.

White Yak (6118 Ridge Ave., Roxborough): It figures that Philly’s first Nepalese restaurant will be located in the highest point of the city. I’ve enlisted a sherpa to get more info.

The Lucky Well (990 Spring Garden St., West Poplar): Chad Rosenthal’s Ambler barbecue hall joins Roy-Pitz Brewing in Spring Arts (June).

Rosy (2220 Walnut St., Center City): The former Roosevelt’s Pub gets a redo as a Mexican bar (late June).

Goose Island (33 E. Laurel St., Fishtown): Brewpub from Goose Island and AB InBev, near the Fillmore.

Tatel (1908 Chestnut St., Rittenhouse): Elegant, roaring ’20s-style Spanish restaurant rooted in Madrid with outposts in Ibiza and Miami Beach.

Del Frisco’s Grille (Cambria Hotel, 219 S. Broad St., Avenue of the Arts): The city’s busiest steakhouse (at 15th and Chestnut) adds a smaller eatery to the new Cambria Hotel.

Del Frisco’s Grille (Cambria Hotel, 219 S. Broad St., Avenue of the Arts): The city’s busiest steakhouse (at 15th and Chestnut) adds a smaller eatery to the new Cambria Hotel.

The Institute (525 N. 11th St., West Poplar): The popular bar plans to move a block away, picking up a roof deck in the process.

Giuseppe & Sons (1500 block of Sansom Street, Rittenhouse): Take the cannoli. And the red-gravy pasta, as the Termini family partners with Michael Schulson next door to his Harp & Crown.

Aether (1832 Frankford Ave., Fishtown): Chef Scott Anderson and investor Stephen Distler of KoP’s Mistral do a seafood spot specializing in affordable wines and cocktails (June).

Bourse Food Hall (Fifth Street north of Chestnut, Old City): Twenty seven food companies are setting up at this historic building (summer).

Craft Hall (901 N. Delaware Ave.): Avram Hornik is taking over the former Yards Brewing building with a brewpub that also...

    Philly restaurant openings to look forward to in 2018
    Gazing into the crystal ball for 2018 Philadelphia-area restaurant openings ... A splashy French brasserie in Ardmore. A second Center City location for Greg Vernick. The Philadelphia debut of chef Jean-Georges Vongerichten.
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      S. 17th St. & Washington Av December 30, 2017 @ 5:33 p.m. Comment

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      1700 Block Christian St. December 26, 2017 @ 5:23 p.m. Comment

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO FIRST FLOOR SPACE, TO INCLUDE NEW INTERIOR PARTITIONS AND INTERIOR FINISHES TO CREATE RESTAURANT SPACE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS AND BBS CASE# 32260.

    1001 S 17TH ST Issued December 22, 2017 Comment

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TO REWIRE APT ABOVE A RETAIL SPACE THROUGHOUT APT ONLY AND ADD A SUBPANEL IN 2ND FLOOR PER 2008 NEC (MIXED USE)

    1847 CHRISTIAN ST Issued December 21, 2017 Comment

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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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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE AND PANEL AND OUTLET, SWITCHES & LIGHT FIXTURES AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT

    1705 WHARTON ST Issued December 15, 2017 Comment

Dec 17

Biden on Trump's stance on Russia: “Even if the president refuses to act, we can"

Deputy Attorney General and 1986 Wharton graduate Rod Rosenstein appointed Robert Mueller to lead the Russia investigation. Rosenstein told the DP...

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Rosenstein isn’t the only Penn alum with a connection to Russia. In September, 1986 College graduate Jon Huntsman, Jr. was appointed as the next Ambassador to Russia. 

    Biden on Trump's stance on Russia: "Even if the president refuses to act, we can
    Former Vice President and Penn professor Joe Biden published an essay criticizing the Trump administration for its inaction against Russian interference in American politics, calling on Congress and American citizens to "protect Western democracy." Senior Director of the Penn Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement Michael Carpenter co-wrote the essay with Biden, which was published in Council on Foreign Relations magazine Foreign Affairs.
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SOSNA December Neighborhood Cleanup

NW Corner of 20th & Christian

Stop by our office (1901 Christian) after 8:30a on Saturday, 12/16 to check out some gear including yard waste bags, gloves, shovels, brooms, rakes, etc. from our Tool Library. We'll have someone there from 8:30a-12p so you can pick-up and drop-off in the same day.

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SE Corner of 23rd & Kimball

NW Corner of 20th & Bainbridge

SW Corner of 24th & Christian

SW Corner or 22nd & Pemberton

    SOSNA December Neighborhood Cleanup
    We'll be sweeping, shoveling, and cleaning on Saturday, December 16 from 9-12 pm. CLEAN UP BLOCKS Check out this map to see which blocks have leaders. Don't have one on yours? Clean it up anyway or join in another block! TRASH COLLECTION SITES Red dots on this map are the designated trash collection sites.
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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ADDITION: INTERIOR PLUMBING; 2ND AND 3RD FLOOR SFD; NO WORK ON THE 1ST FL COMMERCIAL SPACE;ROOF DECK; 4 SHOWER/TUB 5 WATER CLOSET, 1 WASHER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 5 LAV -THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1847 CHRISTIAN ST Issued December 12, 2017 Comment

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