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From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansio...

From 1871 to 1926, Historic Strawberry Mansion went through various phases of occupation. For a period, it was a popular restaurant and picnic spot! To this day, it's a beautiful retreat within the city of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms #discoverPHL


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2 days ago

3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence

Three people, including the bus driver, were hurt when the Route 48 bus took out a utility pole along N 29th Street near Cambria Street before crashing into the fence around 9:25 a.m., SEPTA said.

    3 Hurt as SEPTA Bus Takes Out Utility Pole, Crashes Into Fence
    A SEPTA bus jumped a curb and smashed into a fence in North Philadelphia Tuesday morning, winding up perpendicular to the roadway.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

2 days ago

SEPTA bus takes down utility poles, crashes into fence

The crash happened at 29th and Cambria around 9:25 a.m.

    SEPTA bus takes down utility poles, crashes into fence
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO 10am UPDATE + REPLAYS TOP VIDEOS LIVE VIDEO 10am UPDATE + REPLAYS A SEPTA bus with passengers on board crashed into a fence and took down several utility poles in Philadelphia on Tuesday morning. The crash happened at 29th and Cambria around 9:25 a.m.
    http://6abc.com

2 days ago

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion was once known as “Summerville”? When it was built in 1789 by Judge William Lewis, a well-known lawyer and abolitionist, it served as his summer escape along the Schuylkill River. #ParkCharms #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters


6 days ago

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the...

Happy #ThomasJeffersonDay! Come celebrate the third U.S. President's birthday in our Jefferson Dining Room, which features a reproduction dining set based on his actual furniture.


6 days ago

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for S...

Get a jump on youth hiring & youth jobs for Summer 2018. Remember the deadline to apply is April 15, 2018 at 9:00 pm.


Apr 12

Apr 10

Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corp...

Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.

    SMCDC Monthly Community Forum
    Join us as we discuss recent development proposals & the SM High School proposed phase out.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 10

Apr 09

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many...

Happy #CherishAnAntiqueDay! There are so many treasures at the mansion, including this leather cow, which is more than 100 years old. At one point, you could actually use this learning toy to practice milking!


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Apr 06

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- TO RESOLVE CASE #615475 PER ENGINEER PLANS AND REPORT. REPAIR OF FLOOR JOISTS, REAR BAY, AND MAIN ROOF AREA PER PLAN. 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 #615475. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    2845 N 27TH ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment

Apr 05

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll colle...

Have you spotted Betsy Ross in our doll collection? The #HistoricPhilly treasure represented the state of Pennsylvania in a "Historical Pageant of Dolls" at the 1926 Sesquicentennial Exhibition in Philadelphia.


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Apr 02

While you’re waiting for warmer spring weathe...

While you’re waiting for warmer spring weather to arrive, come inside for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion! Our doors are now open Wednesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.


Apr 02

Resource fair this week for #HurricaneMaria d...

Resource fair this week for #HurricaneMaria disaster survivors in Philadelphia. Hosted by Greater Philadelphia Long term Recovery Committee. Help available includes FEMA assistance, employment, health, housing, legal services, and other needs https://beta.phila.gov/2018-03-24-resource-fair-to-help-hurricane-maria-evacuees-april-5th-in-philadelphia/

    Resource Fair to Help Hurricane Maria Evacuees April 5th in Philadelphia | Office of Emergency Management
    El Comité de Recuperación a Largo Plazo del Gran Filadelfia desea invitarlo a una Feria de Recursos para ayudar a los evacuados de Puerto Rico. Una variedad de organizaciones comunitarias estarán disponibles para ayudar a aquellos que han venido a la región de Filadelfia después del huracán María el jueves, 5 de abril a las 2 p.m.
    https://beta.phila.gov

Apr 01

Mar 30

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR A FAMILY DAYCARE MAXIMUM SIX (6) CHILDREN NOT MORE THAN TWENTY-FOUR (24) CONSECUTIVE HOURS WITH ACCESSARY PREPARATION AND SERVING OF FOOD INCIDENTAL AS PART OF A EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2646 W SELTZER ST Issued March 28, 2018 Comment

Mar 29

Flood insurance can be a drop in the bucket c...

Flood insurance can be a drop in the bucket compared to flood damage costs. Check your policy. Give yourself a coverage check-up today. PA #FloodSafety Awareness Week. #BePrepared https://beta.phila.gov/2018-03-25-flood-safety-awareness-become-prepared-for-flooding-hazards/

    Flood Safety Awareness: Become Prepared for Flooding Hazards | Office of Emergency Management
    March 25, 2018 The week of March 26 through March 30th is Flood Safety Awareness Week in Pennsylvania, an effort by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) along with state and local emergency management offices to highlight the hazard of flooding and what you can do to be prepared.
    https://beta.phila.gov

Mar 29

Mar 28

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management a...

Grad or undergrad students: Interested in emergency management? We're taking applications for our Fellowship Program summer session. We have a range in areas of interest and opportunities. Deadline to apply is April 13th. #SMEM #EMGtwitter https://beta.phila.gov/departments/oem/jobs/


Mar 28

Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management s...

    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management
    Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management, Philadelphia, PA. 4.6K likes. Visit us at http://www.phila.gov/ready or find PhilaOEM on LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.
    http://www.facebook.com

Mar 28

💧6" of moving flood water can knock an adult ...

💧6" of moving flood water can knock an adult off their feet. Never walk into flood water. 💧12" of fast moving flood water can sweep a car off the road. Most flood fatalities occur in cars. Never drive around barriers. ⚠️PA #FloodSafety Awareness Week https://beta.phila.gov/2018-03-25-flood-safety-awareness-become-prepared-for-flooding-hazards/

    Flood Safety Awareness: Become Prepared for Flooding Hazards | Office of Emergency Management
    March 25, 2018 The week of March 26 through March 30th is Flood Safety Awareness Week in Pennsylvania, an effort by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) along with state and local emergency management offices to highlight the hazard of flooding and what you can do to be prepared.
    https://beta.phila.gov

Mar 28

URGENT notice from School Board Meeting toni...

URGENT notice from School Board Meeting tonight at Strawberry Mansion High School to discuss the future of the school 6:00 PM. Fyi....see article in Philly.com

    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation
    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation, Philadelphia, PA. 473 likes · 3 talking about this · 36 were here. Community Development, Citizen Empowerment
    https://www.facebook.com

Mar 28

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Mar 27

Know the types of flooding that happen in Phi...

Know the types of flooding that happen in Philadelphia, ways you can help your home, and how to be prepared. PA #FloodSafety Awareness Week ⬇ https://t.co/esrmTBVFSX

    Flood Safety Awareness: Become Prepared for Flooding Hazards | Office of Emergency Management
    March 25, 2018 The week of March 26 through March 30th is Flood Safety Awareness Week in Pennsylvania, an effort by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) along with state and local emergency management offices to highlight the hazard of flooding and what you can do to be prepared.
    https://beta.phila.gov

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