2 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE REAR MASONRY WALL REPLACE WITH 8IN BLOCK ON EXISTING LOCATION AND ORGINAL SIZE (2STORY)

    2643 W ARIZONA ST Issued July 16, 2018 Comment

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18 hours ago

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a magnificent collection of period antiques and decorative arts — some originating from George Washington’s President’s House in Philadelphia!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a...
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26 hours ago

  • Pencil Power

    Dr. Collins is asking for $224.36:
    My students need to have sharpened pencils for both school and home. Parents find it difficult to provide pencils and those who can often overlook the fact that pencils are needed in school daily.
    Richard R Wright Elementary School Comment

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • Stop, Collaborate, and Listen

    Ms. Stercula is asking for $1172.89:
    My students need round activity tables in order to enhance their success in our classroom community.
    Richard R Wright Elementary School Comment

3 days ago

That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the...

That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark
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4 days ago

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    • Rape

      2500 Block W. Gordon St. July 6, 2018 @ 12:48 a.m. Comment
  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2800 Block W. Dauphin St. July 8, 2018 @ 3:55 p.m. Comment

4 days ago

Shuler Playground Summer Youth Mentoring Program

We are launching a youth mentoring program at Shuler Playground for teen & pre-teen males tomorrow (Saturday, 7/14). The program will run each Saturday from 10-11:30 AM through Saturday, September 1. Help us identify boys & young men in the neighborhood who you think would benefit from participating in this program.

5 days ago

6 days ago

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson’s American Daily Advertiser described him as such: "A statesman of the Revolution, jealous of liberty himself, he wished its enjoyment to all, and while many around him were trafficking in their fellowmen, Lewis was engaged in breaking their shackles asunder."

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson's American Daily Advertiser described...
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Jul 11

Jul 09

  • Table Top Business

    Dr. Collins is asking for $614.38:
    My students need to be seated in groups so tables would effectively serve this purpose.
    Richard R Wright Elementary School Comment

Jul 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT-INSTALL A MODIFIED WHITE GRANULATED ROOF

    2534 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR ALTERATIONS STANDARDS - 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.

    2647 N HOLLYWOOD ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 100A PANEL WITH 20- CIRCUITS, NEW METER SOCKET, GROUNDING AND FEEDER CABLES. RE-WIRE PROPERTY, WITH GFI & ARC FAULTS AS NEEDED. NEW SMOKE ALARM SYSTEM. ALL WORK IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    2526 N MARSTON ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

Jul 08

  • Listening Centers Bring Life to Reading

    Ms. Sulpizio is asking for $563.68:
    My students need a listening center in order to provide a model of fluent reading of words without interruption in a fun way.
    Richard R Wright Elementary School Comment

Jul 07

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER AND DRAIN LINES TO 3 FIXTURES (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2461 N 28TH ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT-FOR REMOVAL OF FRONT AND SIDE CMU FENCE WALLS TO RESOLVE CASE #639330. 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 #639330.

    2501-09 W SERGEANT ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100 AMP SERVICE UPGRADE. REWIRE DWELLING TO INCLUDE RECEPTACLES, SWITCHES, LOW VOLTAGE TV & PHONE AND FIXTURES.INTER CONNECTED SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC CODE.

    2521 N HOLLYWOOD ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    2608 W OAKDALE ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment

Jul 06

Have the day off? Experience American history...

Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry Mansion. #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry...
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Jul 06

Jul 05

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Hi...

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display — the mansion is open until 4 pm!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display - the mansion is open until 4 pm!
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Jul 05

Jul 04

Jul 04

  • Miss Truncali's Learners Need a Library!

    Ms. Truncali is asking for $511.92:
    My students need materials for our classroom library to help them develop a love of reading, even though it's a struggle for them.
    Richard R Wright Elementary School Comment

Jul 02

Celebrate America's spirit — and architectura...

Celebrate America's spirit — and architectural style — while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the late 1700s. Second owner, Judge Joseph Hemphill, later added two Greek Revival style wings to the mansion. See tour hours: http://www.historicstrawberrymansion.org/plan-your-visit/

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Celebrate America's spirit - and architectural style - while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the...
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Jul 01

Jul 01

Jun 30

Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th,...

Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark
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Jun 30

Jun 30

Jun 29

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2300 Block N. 29th St. June 17, 2018 @ 3:33 p.m. Comment

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