11 hours ago

Emergency Communication Tower: Proposed for Installation at Georgia Avenue and the ICC

The Greater Olney Civic Association (GOCA) strongly opposes the Maryland State Highway Administration’s proposed installation of a 349-foot tall radio communication tower off of Georgia Avenue in Olney.  President Billy Becker sent the letter in the link below to Senator Roger Manno and Senator Craig Zucker on July 11, 2018.

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association
    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association - The Greater Olney Civic Association is an umbrella organization whose mission is to study, plan, coordinate and promote the overall civic, economic, ecological and cultural welfare of the community within the Olney Master Plan area.
    http://www.goca.org

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    COMPLETE FIRE ALARM SYSTEM. NFPA 72 (EAST DISTRICT)

    300 W DUNCANNON AVE Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 3/4" RPZ BACKFLOW PREVENTOR-"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"

    115-19 W TABOR RD Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE MAIN DRAIN, CURB TRAP & FRESH AIR INLET PA1# 2018-1923915 - 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"

    234 W TABOR RD Issued July 12, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

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      100 Block W. Duncannon Ave. July 9, 2018 @ 6:18 p.m. Comment

3 days ago

5 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE TWO(2) PARCELS "PARCEL A" AND "PARCEL B" FROM ONE(1) OPA ACCOUNT ( 180 W DUNCANNON STREET).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    180 W DUNCANNON AVE Issued July 9, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

  • Supplying our Students with the BEST Possible Future!

    Ms. Dennis is asking for $231.33:
    My students need some basic supplies to help them start the year off right! Many of my students' families cannot afford these items, and every student deserves the highest quality of education possible.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

6 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th, as we are having our new air conditioning system installed! All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We...
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6 days ago

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, ...

Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing you when we get back!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Greater Olney will be closed from Wednesday, July 11 through Monday, July 16th. All activities including Movie Wednesday are cancelled. We apologize for any inconvenience and look forward to seeing...
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Jul 09

July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials

June 2018 GOCA Meeting Draft Minutes – for approval during the July Meeting

    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association " July 2018 GOCA Meeting Materials
    GOCA: The Greater Olney Civic Association - The Greater Olney Civic Association is an umbrella organization whose mission is to study, plan, coordinate and promote the overall civic, economic, ecological and cultural welfare of the community within the Olney Master Plan area.
    http://www.goca.org

Jul 07

Jul 06

Jul 05

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Bartram's Garden will be here on Monday! Join us for a fun activity on Monday, July 9th at 2pm!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 05

  • SIGN PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF TWO (2) WALL BOX SIGNS ON AN EXISTING BUILDING AS PER PLANS.

    233 W DUNCANNON AVE Issued July 3, 2018 Comment

Jul 04

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations ar...

All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here -- http://www.history.com/topics/holidays/july-4th

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    All Free Library of Philadelphia locations are closed today, 7.4.2018, in honor of Independence Day! Libraries will resume normal hours on Thursday, 7.5.2018. Learn more here --...
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Jul 03

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Enjoy the Fourth of July, and if you're in the neighborhood, visit Joseph E. Coleman Northwest Regional Library, Oak Lane Branch - Free Library of Philadelphia, and Logan Branch Library (Free Library of Philadelphia)! They have hours on Wednesday, 7.4!

    Councilman Bobby Henon
    While most Free Library of Philadelphia locations will be closed on Wednesday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day, a number of neighborhood libraries will be remain open as Cooling Centers due...
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Jul 03

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      300 Block W. Fisher Ave. June 28, 2018 @ 7:21 a.m. Comment

Jun 30

  • 1100

    • Fraud

      100 Block W. Tabor Rd. June 25, 2018 @ 12:01 p.m. Comment

Jun 29

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      5400 Block N. 02nd St. June 24, 2018 @ 12:09 a.m. Comment

Jun 28

Jun 28

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    PROVIDE NEW 1-120V,30AMP OUTLET AND 1-120V,20AMP OUTLET FOR NEW ATM ONLY AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    401-15 W TABOR RD Issued June 25, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20181722349-"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"

    239 W FISHER AVE Issued June 25, 2018 Comment

Jun 27

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies wil...

All Free Library of Philadelphia agencies will be closed Wednesday, 7.4.2018 in honor of Independence Day.

    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 928 likes · 11 talking about this · 641 were here. Located in the Fifth Street...
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Jun 27

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    Brain Wave
    Brain Wave, Randfontein, Gauteng. 5.2K likes. Educational Kinesiology (Edu-K) is a dynamic and practical process to identify inefficient habits and transform them to natural, efficient new behaviours.
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Jun 26

  • Tablets For Urban, College-Bound Students

    Ms. Condos is asking for $1973.71:
    My students need tablets to use in the classroom in order prepare for college and the workplace where technology skills are non-negotiable.
    Aspira Olney Charter High School Comment

Jun 26

Jun 25

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

    Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger
    FREE SUMMER MEALS available for all children and teens while school is out. Call, text, or visit phillysummermeals.org to find the nearest site to you. SHARE these resources and INFORM our city....
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Jun 25

  • Healthy Children Learn Better!

    Mrs. Kramer, RN is asking for $786.46:
    My students need to have a medicine cabinet to keep all of their medications safe along with instruments to measure their well being.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Jun 23

  • A Great Start to the Year!

    Mrs. Auman is asking for $454.35:
    My students need basic supplies for the school year. Many families can not provide these supplies for their children. Thus students start the year without basic supplies they need to fully participate in class activities.
    Andrew J Morrison Elementary School Comment

Jun 22

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE DRAIN, HOUSE TRAP & FAI PA 20181691029 "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"

    200 W DUNCANNON AVE Issued June 18, 2018 Comment

Jun 22

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Jun 19

Free Library of Philadelphia, Greater Olney B...

Great activities! Please share!

    The North 5th Street Revitalization Project
    School is almost out! Don't have anything to do? Join the Youth Advisory Council at 5th and Olney for some free summertime fun! There will be fun activities, networking, and a ton of games! Today is...
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Jun 18

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there;...

Good morning, friends! Be careful out there; stay hydrated. Call your local library before heading out today!

    Locations
    The Free Library of Philadelphia welcomes 6 million visitors to our 54 neighborhood libraries and the Rosenbach each year.
    https://libwww.freelibrary.org

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