12 hours ago

Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop b...

Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop by the school to enroll your child and introduce yourself to the amazing Chester Arthur staff.

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Kindergarten registration opens TODAY! Stop by the school to enroll your child and introduce yourself to the amazing Chester Arthur staff.
    https://www.facebook.com

20 hours ago

34 hours ago

MLK Day Service Challenge - see below for det...

MLK Day Service Challenge - see below for details. Pro tip - dog poop and bandit signs freeze for easy removal in this weather. SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebrate the life and leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was assassinated at the age of 39 on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN. To honor Dr. King's legacy, EPBN is holding the MLK Day Service Challenge. By the end of today, your goal is to reach 39 points by doing any/all of the following: 1 point for picking up litter (1 pt = 1 piece of litter) 3 points for removing a bandit sign 3 points for telling a friend/neighbor about the challenge 5 points for picking up dog poop (not your own) 5 points for filing a 311 report 5 points for greeting a stranger 15 points for cleaning up a vacant lot Comment here with your final score and you will be entered into a drawing to receive 2 EPBN pint glasses.

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35 hours ago

Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24,...

Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24, 2018, from 7p-11p for some Beer • Wine • Silent Auctions • and Live Dancing 🕺🏿💃🏼 at FOCA NIGHT OUT. Tickets are $50 online and $60 at the door! So put on your dancing shoes and boogie your way over to the link in our profile and get your tickets now! We can’t wait to see everyone there 👋🏻👋🏻

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Can ya dig a live band?! Join us on March 24, 2018, from 7p-11p for some Beer * Wine * Silent Auctions * and Live Dancing 🕺🏿💃🏼 at FOCA NIGHT OUT. Tickets are $50 online and $60 at the door! So put...
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37 hours ago

On October 26th, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther...

On October 26th, 1967, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. came to Philadelphia and he visited Barratt Junior High School (now Gw Childs Elementary) in South Philadelphia.

    MLK: What is Your Life's Blueprint?
    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s 1967 speech at the Barratt Junior High School in Philadelphia. Here, he speaks to students about being the best people they can be, regardless of their status in life.
    https://www.youtube.com/

44 hours ago

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2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPAIR SECOND FLOOR TOILET, SHOWER, LAV SINK, KITCHEN SINK, GARBAGE DISPOSAL & REPAIR FIRST FLOOR TOILET & LAV SINK THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1323 POINT BREEZE AVE Issued January 12, 2018 Comment
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    INSTALL 1" WATER SERV, HOUSE DRAIN, FAI, CURB TRAP PA2018011090 "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"

    2245 OAKFORD ST Issued January 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPAIR FIRST FLOOR LIGHT FIXTURES, OUTLETS, SWITCHES, REPAIR SECOND FLOOR LIGHT FIXTURES, OUTLETS, SWITCHES AS PER NEC 2008 SOUTH DISTRICT AND REPLACE FIRE ALARM SMOKE DETECTOR AND HEAT DETECTOR # 135 (**MUST BE OF THE SAME KIND NO ADD'L WIRING AS PER NFPA 72

    1323 POINT BREEZE AVE Issued January 12, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebra...

SERVICE OPPORTUNITY! This weekend we celebrate the life and leadership of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King was assassinated at the age of 39 on April 4, 1968 in Memphis, TN. To honor Dr. King's legacy, EPBN is holding the MLK Day Service Challenge. Between now and Monday night, your goal is to reach 39 points by doing any/all of the following: 1 point for picking up litter (1 pt = 1 piece of litter) 3 points for removing a bandit sign 3 points for telling a friend/neighbor about the challenge 5 points for picking up dog poop (not your own) 5 points for filing a 311 report 5 points for greeting a stranger 15 points for cleaning up a vacant lot Comment here with your final score and you will be entered into a drawing to receive 2 EPBN pint glasses. For more information on Dr. King's life and legacy, visit the King Center website below. Thank you!

    The Martin Luther King Jr. Center for Nonviolent Social Change
    Share your dream now and visit the King Center Digital Archive to see more than 10,000 documents from Martin Luther King's personal collection and from the civil rights movement!
    http://www.thekingcenter.org

3 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION TO INCLUDE ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED BUILDING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON APPROVED PLANS. MAINTAIN EXISTING USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2232 EARP ST Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
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    CONSTRUCTION OF (12) NEW SINGLE FAMILY 3 STORY RESIDENTIAL TOWNHOUSES.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS)FOUNDATION INCLUDED FOR STRUCTURES 17,18,19,20 AND 21. SEE AP#822293 FOR FOUNDATION PERMIT FOR 10,11,12,13,14,15,AND 16 SEE APPLICATION NUMBER 824604 FOR PLANS

    2501 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    . FOR (1968 SQFT OF SIDEWALK PROTECTION. AS PER ENGINEER'S REPORT IF APPLICABLE) TO RESOLVE CASE #571639. 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 #571639.

    2501 OAKFORD ST Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF (12) NEW SINGLE FAMILY 3 STORY RESIDENTIAL TOWNHOUSES.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS)FOUNDATION INCLUDED FOR STRUCTURES 17,18,19,20 AND 21. SEE AP#822293 FOR FOUNDATION PERMIT FOR 10,11,12,13,14,15,AND 16 SEE APPLICATION NUMBER 824604 FOR PLANS

    2501 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF (12) NEW SINGLE FAMILY 3 STORY RESIDENTIAL TOWNHOUSES.(SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS)FOUNDATION INCLUDED FOR STRUCTURES 17,18,19,20 AND 21. SEE AP#822293 FOR FOUNDATION PERMIT FOR 10,11,12,13,14,15,AND 16. SEE APPLICATION NUMBER 824604 FOR PLANS

    2501 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 11, 2018 Comment
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4 days ago

Our Women's History Month celebration is slow...

Our Women's History Month celebration is slowly approaching and we need your help.Would you happen to know a woman that is doing great things in the community, the business sector or the world in general? If so please nominate them for our Women's History Month Celebration and tell us why they should be honored. You can inbox, DM or email us at unityinthecommunity13@gmail.com . We look forward to your nomination.

    Unity In The Community
    Our Women's History Month celebration is slowly approaching and we need your help.Would you happen to know a woman that is doing great things in the community, the business sector or the world in...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Kindergarten registration opens on Tuesday. S...

Kindergarten registration opens on Tuesday. Stop by the school to sign up your child. We can't wait to meet the newest members of the Arthur family!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Kindergarten registration opens on Tuesday. Stop by the school to sign up your child. We can't wait to meet the newest members of the Arthur family!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A 13R FIRE SUPRESSION SYSTEM FOR A MULTI-FAMILY DWELLING SERVICED BY A 4 INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH A BACK FLOW PREVENTER ASSEMBLY AND FIRE PUMP WITHIN ONE HOUR RATED ENCLOSURE. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM TO BE INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R.

    2501 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 10, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    DUPLEX 200A SERVICE 3 GANG METER SOCKET WIRING THROUGHOUT OF LIGHTS SWITCHES AND SMOKE/CO DETECTORS LOW VOLTAGE WIRING OF PHONE CABLE AND DOORBELL AS PER 2008 NEC SOUTH DISTRICT

    2440 FEDERAL ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    PARTIAL REWIRE CONNECTING TO EXISTING 100AMP SERVICES AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    2218 OAKFORD ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A 13R FIRE SUPRESSION SYSTEM FOR EACH UNIT (UNITS 5 THROUGH 9) EACH SERVICED BY A 2 INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH A BACK FLOW PREVENTER ASSEMBLY AND FIRE PUMP WITHIN ONE HOUR RATED ENCLOSURE. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM TO BE INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R. PLEASE SEE AP#835902 FOR APPROVED PLANS AND DOCUMENTATION.

    2501 WASHINGTON AVE Issued January 10, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION AN ADDITION TO AN EXISITNG ATTACHED STRUCTURE AND FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE ABOVE THE 3RD FLOOR. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    1310 S RINGGOLD ST Issued January 8, 2018 Comment
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5 days ago

Action alert! The Mayor's Office wants to kno...

Action alert! The Mayor's Office wants to know what is most important to you with respect to the upcoming School Board nominations. This short survey (3 questions) closes next Wednesday.

    Share what you want in your schools | Office of the Mayor
    Use this form to share your thoughts on what you want in your schools.
    https://beta.phila.gov

5 days ago

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