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Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYo...

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.
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9 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    TO ADDRESS IMMINENTLY DANGEROUS L&I CASE #549885 FOR PARTIALLY COLLAPSED REAR WALL; TO DOCUMENT THE PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF THE REAR SECOND STORY BAY OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE (SEE AP#874603 FOR PLANS); NO OTHER CHANGES IN HEIGHT OR AREA TO EXISTING BUILDING; SEPARATE USE PERMIT AND C.O. REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY IF OTHER THAN SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2312 N 21ST ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT TO ADDRESS IMMINENTLY-DANGEROUS L&I CASE #549885 FOR FRACTURED & BULGING FRONT WALL, PARTIALLY COLLAPSED REAR WALL, LOOSE AND MISSING BRICKS THROUGHOUT; FOR PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF REAR SECOND STORY WINDOW BAY, RE-FRAMING OF SECOND STORY FRONT AND REAR WALLS, REPLACEMENT OF MASONRY SIDE WALL W/WOOD FRAMING, AND SEALING & WEATHER-PROOFING OF ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS, TO AN EXISTING THREE (3) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE, AS PER PLANS AND ENGINEER'S REPORT (PREPARED BY JAMES A. CLANCY, P.E., DATED 5/5/18); NO OTHER WORK ON THIS PERMIT.

    2312 N 21ST ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

32 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARDS ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    2449 N 20TH ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - PERMIT APPLICATION IN RESPONSE TO UNSAFE VIOLATION(S) AS PER CASE #624669. TO COMPLY VIOLATION(S), COMPLETED WORK IS TO BE INSPECTED AND APPROVED AS AN APPROPRIATE REPAIR TO EACH VIOLATION AS PER ENGINEER'S REPORT SUBMITTED. LICENSED CONTRACTOR TO ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY OF WORK. WORK TO INCLUDE REMOVAL AND REPAIR OF THE SIDE WALL OF THE REAR SHED IN KIND WITH NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OR AREA AND MAKE WEATHERTIGHT WITH VINYL SIDING AS PER EXTERIOR VINYL WALL COVERING STANDARDS. NO OTHER WORK ON THIS PERMIT. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALTERATIONS, PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC. CALL THE INSPECTOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK. *CONTRACTOR HAS NO EMPLOYEES PER NOTARIZED LETTER*

    2269 N WOODSTOCK ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and...

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.
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2 days ago

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3 days ago

3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3/4" WATER SERVICE PA20181302292 (SFD)"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"

    2459 N COLORADO ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3/4 WATER SERVICE AND REPAIR/REPLACE CURB TRAP PA20181302306(SFD)"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"

    2461 N COLORADO ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • 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.

    2329 N 18TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    COMPLETE NEW ELECTRICAL SYSTEM FOR 2 FAMILY INCLUDING 200A SERVICE, SMOKE/CO AS PER NFPA72 60 APPROVED HI-HAT AND ALL WORK AS PER NEC 2008

    2120 N 17TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) HVAC SYSTEM WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 12, 2018 Comment

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5 days ago

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric...

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through this land while seeking freedom. Come to Historic Strawberry Mansion tomorrow from 6-8 pm for a reception honoring the exhibit, or explore it any time you visit this spring.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through...
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6 days ago

Missing Person – Tina Johnson – From the 22nd District Has Returned Home

The Philadelphia Police Department needs the public’s assistance in locating 51 year old Missing Person Tina Johnson. She was last seen at10:00A.M.., on Monday, January 26th,, 2018, on the 1700 block of Edgley St.

    Philly Police Blog | Missing Person - Tina Johnson - From the 22nd District Has Returned Home
    Tina is 5'4″, 150 lbs, medium build, brown eyes, dark brown complexion, and black (straight) shoulder length hair. She was wearing a black jacket, white shirt, tights and a green and black Scarf.
    https://blog.phillypolice.com

May 12

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Man...

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the mantel's King of Prussia marble, quarried just outside of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the...
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May 12

Arrest made after Bucks Co. woman, Philadelphia man fatally shot during house party

Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.

Two other victims were injured after gunfire erupted in the 1800 block of West Diamond Street just after midnight Saturday.

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Rashawn Tahir Miller, 21, of the 5700 block of Warrington Avenue, died after being shot in the head.

    Arrest made after 2 shot and killed at N. Philly party
    Police have arrested a 19-year-old man who allegedly opened fire at a house party, killing a man and woman in North Philadelphia last weekend. Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.
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May 12

May 12

Arrest made in Bucks Co. woman, Philadelphia man killed in house party shooting

Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.

Two other victims were injured after gunfire erupted in the 1800 block of West Diamond Street just after midnight Saturday.

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Rashawn Tahir Miller, 21, of the 5700 block of Warrington Avenue, died after being shot in the head.

    Arrest made in Bucks Co. woman, Philly man killed in house party shooting
    Police have arrested a 19-year-old man, who allegedly opened fire at a house party, killing a man and woman in North Philadelphia over the weekend. Sydear Green, from the 1800 block of West Norris Street was arrested on Thursday, May 10 and charged with two counts of murder, and related offenses.
    http://6abc.com

May 11

Police: Suspect Sydear Green Arrested In North Philly Triple Shooting That Left 2 Dead

According to police, three people were shot on the 1800 block of West Diamond Street shortly after midnight on April 21.

    Police: Suspect Sydear Green Arrested In North Philly Triple Shooting That Left 2 Dead
    According to police, three people were shot on the 1800 block of West Diamond Street shortly after midnight on April 21.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 11

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1 WC,1 SINK,1 BATH TUB,1 KITCHEN SINK AND STAND PIPE(SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 10

We're less than a month away from our annual ...

We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey tastings), and FREE tours of the mansion.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey...
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May 10

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.ROOF SHEATHING THAT NEEDS REPAIR WILL BE REPAIRED/ REPLACED WITH LIKE AND KIND MIN 3/4 INCH

    2256 N 20TH ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment

May 10

May 09

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHOUT OUTLETS SWITCHES LIGHTS GFCI SMOKE DETECTORS PER NEC CODE 2008 (SFD)EAST DISTRICT

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 7, 2018 Comment

May 08

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry ...

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere
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May 08

May 07

Temple student called 911 after being shot, police say

Speaking at a news conference, Ryan said the inside of the residence, on the 1700 block of W. Diamond Street, appeared ransacked and investigators believe cash was taken. He declined to say if police found drugs, alcohol, or anything else inside.

    Temple student called 911 after being shot, police say
    Daniel Duignam, a Temple University student found dead from gunshot wounds in his apartment on Saturday night, called 911 to say he couldn't breathe, police said. They believe he had already been shot several times. - Chris Palmer, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

May 07

I Can't Breathe: Temple Student Calls 911 After Being Shot

The student — identified Sunday by university officials as 21-year-old Daniel Duignam — was shot three times just after 9 p.m. Saturday in his apartment at 17th and Diamond streets in North Philadelphia, police said.

When police and paramedics arrived to his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street moments later, Duignam had already died.

    I Can't Breathe: Temple Student Calls 911 After Being Shot
    Daniel Duignam, 21, told an emergency dispatcher that he 'couldn't breathe' when he asked for help Saturday night, Philadelphia Police Capt. John Ryan said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 07

Police: Temple student shot and killed during robbery; called 911 before he died

Twenty-one-year-old Daniel Duignam, a third-year business student preparing for his last final of the year, was found shot to death in his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street just before 10 p.m. Saturday.

    Police: Temple student shot and killed during robbery
    Philadelphia police say a Temple University student who was shot and killed during a robbery in his in off-campus apartment was able to call 911 prior to his death. Twenty-one Daniel Duignam, a third-year business student, was found shot to death in his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street just before 10 p.m.
    http://6abc.com

May 07

Apartment of Temple student shot dead this weekend showed no signs of forced entry, but lots of evidence of a struggle

She’d received an email alert from Temple University about a shooting that had been reported hours earlier on the 1700 block of West Diamond, where she’s lived since August, but she didn’t see any hint of trouble — no crime scene tape, empty shell casings, or idling police cruisers.

    Temple student found dead in off-campus apartment from multiple gunshot wounds
    Police responded to the 1700 block of West Diamond Street shortly before 10 p.m. to find a 21-year-old man in his apartment bedroom with "several gunshot wounds to the chest, groin and foreman," according to officials. - Patricia Madej, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

May 07

Historic Strawberry Mansion shared Birchtree ...

We're honored to host happy couples on their special days!

    Birchtree Catering
    Our new wedding venue is taking bookings now for fall of 2018! Historic Strawberry Mansion in Fairmount Park will feature a seasonal tent with wood flooring that can comfortably hold up to 250...
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May 07

Search for killer of Temple University student

He was found shot to death in his apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street just before 10 p.m. Saturday

    Search for killer of Temple University student
    The search continues for the killer of a Temple University student who was shot multiple times inside his off-campus apartment. His friends and classmates are frightened and grieving. This is the sixth student death at Temple since September. "Just to wake up and find out that something like that went on under your nose, it's surreal, very surreal," junior Natalie Lepera said.
    http://6abc.com

May 06

Temple student shot and killed in off-campus apartment Saturday night

Duignam was a 21-year-old business student from Northampton County. He was reportedly shot three times in his North Philadelphia apartment at 17th and Diamond streets around 9 p.m and was found dead about an hour later.

    Temple student shot and killed in off-campus apartment Saturday night
    Temple University junior Daniel Duignam was shot and killed in his off-campus apartment on Saturday, according to a statement on the school website by Temple President Richard M. Englert. Duignam was a 21-year-old business student from Northampton County.
    http://www.thedp.com

May 06

Temple student found dead in off-campus apartment from multiple gunshot wounds

Authorities responded to the 1700 block of West Diamond Street shortly before 10 p.m. and found a 21-year-old man in a bedroom of the apartment, suffering from gunshot wounds to the chest, groin and foreman. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

    Temple student found dead in off-campus apartment from multiple gunshot wounds
    Police responded to the 1700 block of West Diamond Street shortly before 10 p.m. to find a 21-year-old man in his apartment bedroom with "several gunshot wounds to the chest, groin and foreman," according to officials. - Patricia Madej, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

May 06

Temple University Confirms 21-Year-Old Student, Daniel Duignam, Was Shot To Death In Apartment

Around 9 p.m. on Saturday night, police arrived at the 1700 block of Diamond Street to reports of a shooting.

    Temple University Confirms 21-Year-Old Student, Daniel Duignam, Was Shot To Death In Apartment
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - A Temple University junior was found shot to death in his North Philadelphia apartment. Around 9 p.m. on Saturday night, police arrived at the 1700 block of Diamond Street to reports of a shooting. Temple University tweeted Saturday night alerting students to avoid the area.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

May 06

Temple Student Shot 3 Times, Killed in Off-Campus Apartment

The student — identified Sunday by university officials as 21-year-old Daniel Duignam — was shot three times just after 9 p.m. Saturday in his apartment at 17th and Diamond streets in North Philadelphia, police said.

    Temple Student Shot 3 Times, Killed in Off-Campus Apartment
    A Temple University junior was killed in a shooting at an off-campus apartment late Saturday, the university said.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 06

Temple University student found shot to death in apartment

Duignam was found dead just before 10 p.m. Saturday in his off-campus apartment on the 1700 block of Diamond Street.

    Temple student found shot to death in apartment
    A Temple junior was found dead inside his off-campus apartment, according to the university's president. Police say he had been shot multiple times. In a note to the community Sunday, Temple University President Richard Englert identified the victim as 21-year-old Daniel Duignam, a third-year business student from Tatamy in Northampton County, Pennsylvania.
    http://6abc.com

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