24 hours ago

25 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (MAXIMUM HEIGHT NTE 38 FEET) FOR USE AS SEVENTEEN(17) DWELLING UNITS,WITH SIX BICYCLE SPACES ON AN ACCESSIABLE ROUTE.

    1817-19 N 2ND ST Issued May 25, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    FOR THE ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY FOR A SIT DOWN RESTAURANT ON THE FIRST AND SECOND FLOOR LEVEL. NO WORK ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PERMIT. ENSURE COMPLIANCE WITH PHILADELPHIA PROPERTY MAINTENANCE AND PHILADELPHIA FIRE CODE PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK.

    1800 N HOWARD ST Issued May 25, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF THREE STRUCTURES(MAXIMUM HEIGHT NTE 60 FEET) WITH ROOF DECKS, FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY, ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSES BUILDING 1 FOR USE AS EIGHT(8) DWELLING UNITS, ONE VACANT(COMMERCIAL SPACE AS PERMITTED IN THE DISTRICT) ON FIRST FLOOR(USE REGISTRATION REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY), BUILDING 2 FOR USE AS FOUR(4) DWELLING UNITS, BUILDING 3 FOR USE AS THREE(3) DWELLING UNITS (TOTAL 15 DWELLING UNITS) WITH INTERIOR ACCESSORY PARKING FOR TWELVE(12) PARKING SPACES, NO ADA SPACES AND SIX BICYCLE SPACES LOCATED ON AN ACCESSIABLE ROUTE IN BUILDING 1

    166 W BERKS ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF THREE (3) STRUCTURES ON LOT (BUILDING#1(MAX.HT.45'5"),BUILDING #2(MAX. HT.39') AND BUILDING#3( MAX. HT.35'8") WITH ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A PILOT HOUSES WITH BALCONIES AND BAY WINDOWS FROM SECOND FLOOR THROUGH FOURTH FLOORS. BUILDING 1:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (EIGHT(8) DWELLING UNITS) AND WITH ONE VACANT(COMMERCIAL SPACE AS PERMITTED IN THE DISTRICT) ON FIRST FLOOR(USE REGISTRATION REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY),BUILDING#2:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLF LIVING(FOUR(4) DWELLING UNITS)AND BUILDING # 3:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE(3)DWELLING)UNITS(TOTAL 15 DWELLING UNITS) WITH TWELVE(12)INTERIOR ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES AND WITH SIX(6) 1A CLASS BICYCLE SPACES IN AN ACCESSIBLE ROUTE ON LOT.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    150 W BERKS ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW FIRE ALARM SYSTEM IN BLDG AS PER NFPA 72 EAST DISTRICT

    127-55 W OXFORD ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1-TOILET, 1-LAV, 1-TUB & 1 LAUNDRY THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1815 WATERLOO ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT APPLICATION FOR COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF STRUCTURE TO RECTIFY CASE #576337. APPLICATION FOR CHANGE OF CONTRACTOR. TO AMEND ORIGINAL PERMIT #846825. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    1770 WATERLOO ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 2"WATER SERVICE,CURB TRAP AND FAI-PA1#20181381894-"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"

    1508-22 MASCHER ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF TWO(2) ATTACHED STRUCTURES ON LOT FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ( 15 DWELLING UNITS) WITH FIVE(5) BICYCLE SPACES IN AN ACCESSIBLE ROUTE.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    1429 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING SINGLE-STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE PREVIOUSLY USED AS A WAREHOUSE, TO BE DEMOLISHED USING MECHANICAL METHODS AS PER PLANS AND SUBMITTED DOCUMENTS; PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 8 FEET OF BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE TO NEIGHBORING PROPERTIES REQUIRED PER A-303.2 OF THE PHILADELPHIA ADMINISTRATIVE CODE. * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED.

    1764-70 N HOWARD ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Developer PRDC plans high-end rowhouse complex near Berks rail station

Philadelphia-based PRDC Properties LLC plans a cluster of 36 townhouses at Montgomery Avenue and Howard Street just west of Kensington, near Berks rail station on SEPTA’s Market-Frankford Line.

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Other recent projects by PRDC include the conversion of the former TransAtlantic building at 430 Fairmount Ave. into apartments and the rehabilitation of the fire-damaged former Lincoln Apartments at 1222 Locust St.

Other recent projects by PRDC include the conversion of the former TransAtlantic building at 430 Fairmount Ave. into apartments and the rehabilitation of the fire-damaged former Lincoln Apartments at 1222 Locust St.

    Developer PRDC plans high-end rowhouse complex near Berks rail station
    Philadelphia-based PRDC Properties LLC plans a cluster of 36 townhouses at Montgomery Avenue and Howard Street just west of Kensington, near Berks rail station on SEPTA's Market-Frankford Line. The project's first phase of 16 four-story, 3,400-square-foot homes is set to break ground in June, with the first houses scheduled for completion in December, PRDC said in a release this week.
    http://www.philly.com

5 days ago

Calvary Chapel: A Spotlight on Sustainability

1701 n. 2nd street

    Calvary Chapel: A Spotlight on Sustainability
    Local church, Calvary Chapel of Philadelphia, recently hosted "The Faith Playbook" an event encouraging a dialogue between Philadelphia professional football players and the thousands o...
    http://www.theresourceexchange.org

May 20

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REWIRE 200AMP SERVICE ,INSTALL 35 OUTLETS,20 SWITCHES,HARDWIRED SMOKE DETECTORS,ARC FAULT CIRCUIT BREAKERS,KITCHEN GFI'S, PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1815 WATERLOO ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL, PA ONE CALL #2018-1293659

    1413-27 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

May 19

May 19

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A FOUR STORY STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK OVER THE FOUR STORY PORTION ACCESSED BY A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH AN INTERIOR GARAGE ON THE FIRST FLOOR REAR ACCESSED BY A SHARED DRIVEWAY. STRUCTURE TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 11.0 FEET OF THE BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE 2009 IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. PLEASE SEE AP#815380 FOR APPROVED PLANS AND DOCUMENTATION.

    1752-62 N HOWARD ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A FOUR STORY STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK OVER THE FOUR STORY PORTION ACCESSED BY A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH AN INTERIOR GARAGE ON THE FIRST FLOOR REAR ACCESSED BY A SHARED DRIVEWAY. STRUCTURE TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 11.0 FEET OF THE BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE 2009 IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. PLEASE SEE AP#815380 FOR APPROVED PLANS AND DOCUMENTATION.

    1752-62 N HOWARD ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A FOUR STORY STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK OVER THE FOUR STORY PORTION ACCESSED BY A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH AN INTERIOR GARAGE ON THE FIRST FLOOR REAR ACCESSED BY A SHARED DRIVEWAY. STRUCTURE TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 11.0 FEET OF THE BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE 2009 IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. PLEASE SEE AP#815380 FOR APPROVED PLANS AND DOCUMENTATION.

    1752-62 N HOWARD ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW COSNTRUCTION -ATTACHED STRUCTURE. 4 STORY WOOD FRAMED SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. FULL CELLAR. MAX HT38', FLAT ROOF. UPPER LEVEL ROOF DECK WITH ACCESS FORM PILOTHOUSE.

    1702 N BODINE ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE AND REWIRE LIGHTS, SWITCHES, OUTLETS AND SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2008

    1735 N 3RD ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
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May 18

Nationally Acclaimed Graffiti Crew, The CDC​, to Host Two-Day, Pop-Up Exhibition in Fishtown This Weekend

WHERE: 1537 N. Front Street (Front and Oxford streets)

WHERE: 1537 N. Front Street (Front and Oxford streets)

    Nationally Acclaimed Graffiti Crew, The CDC​, to Host Two-Day, Pop-Up Exhibition in Fishtown This Weekend
    An INCREDIBLE two-day, pop-up exhibition honoring legendary graffiti crew, The CDC, is coming to Fishtown this weekend... Y'all will not want to miss this! Hosted by High Art Productions​, a Philly-based arts organization who specialize in pop-up art events and installations, the exhibition marks the official book release of ​Create Destroy Conquer, ​a 12 year...
    http://streetsdept.com

May 17

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A REAR ADDITION ABOVE THE REAR PORTION OF AN EXISTING NON-CONFORMING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING THROUGHOUT. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION/PLAN.

    1900 MUTTER ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 14

May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100A, 20- SPACE PANEL ONLY. 2- BASEMENT LIGHTS, REPLACE 8- SWITCHES, 12- OUTLETS, 1- C/O2, 2- BATTERY SMOKE ALARMS... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING (PAID FOR BY PHDC)

    1905 MUTTER ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

Local School PTA Auctions reMade Artwork!

1701 n. 2nd street

    Local School PTA Auctions reMade Artwork!
    The PTA at Independence Charter School (ICS) held a silent auction last month to benefit their Fine Arts Fund. Students creatively used old player piano rolls that were found at The Resource Exchan...
    http://www.theresourceexchange.org

May 11

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13 THOUGHOUT DETACHED BUILDING (SPENCER INDUSTRIES BLDG) TO INCLUDE NEW BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY, TWO (2) STANDPIPE RISERS IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 14, AND 2-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    1508-22 MASCHER ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 10

Thursday night’s popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts

Location: Indigo Arts Gallery, 1400 North American St., #104, Philadelphia PA 19122

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Thursday, May 10 /// 5-6PM /// Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse (2578 Frankford Ave. Philadelphia 19125)

The workshops will take place at Herman Street Studios, 20 East Herman Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19144. To sign up for a workshop or get more information please contact Herman Street Studios at Brown Paper Tickets.

    Thursday night's popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts
    Thursday night's popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts It's a day for evening events. Two we recommend are at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and at Indigo Arts. Read more and get out there and enjoy.
    https://www.theartblog.org

May 10

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    600AMP SERVICE,LIGHTING AND OUTLETS PER 2008 NEC (MIXED USE)INSTALL FIRE ALARM PER NFPA 72

    1500-06 N AMERICAN ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment

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