8 min ago

South of South Neighborhood Association updat...

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    South of South Neighborhood Association, Philadelphia, PA. 2,139 likes · 47 talking about this · 96 were here. The South of South Neighborhood Association is a non-profit civic group dedicated to...
    https://www.facebook.com

1 hour ago

17th Police District (PSA 2) Community meetin...

17th Police District (PSA 2) Community meeting tonight (Nov 21, 2017 at 6:00pm) with Lt. Jennifer Foster Bring your questions, ​concerns and work together on the problem solving in our area. ​ Lt. Foster will have crime report for the Grays Ferry community.​ Date: Tues., Nov 21st @6:00pm Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore St.

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    17th Police District (PSA 2) Community meeting tonight (Nov 21, 2017 at 6:00pm) with Lt. Jennifer Foster Bring your questions, ​concerns and work together on the problem solving in our area. ​...
    https://www.facebook.com

1 hour ago

There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We...

There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We'll see you on the third Tuesday of next month! Have a relaxing holiday.

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    There is no clean & green meeting tonight! We'll see you on the third Tuesday of next month! Have a relaxing holiday.
    https://www.facebook.com

10 hours ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      3000 Block Grays Ferry Ave. November 9, 2017 @ 2:31 p.m. Comment

24 hours ago

Chester Arthur's FREE after school program ru...

Chester Arthur's FREE after school program run by Sunrise of Philadelphia started one week ago today! Arthur students are excited and so are we! The program, however, is in need of supplies for participating students. Please consider purchasing supplies on Sunrise of Philadelphia's Amazon Wishlist! All donated supplies will go directly to the students and their classrooms to enhance the after school programming!

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47 hours ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Dines Out is baaaaaack. Get your tickets for a prix fixe menu at Yeeroh on 12/12!

    SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh
    SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times...

ICYMI - Chocolate Factory was in the NY Times!

    As Construction Booms, Philadelphia Seeks to Preserve Its Past
    According to the National Trust, the credit enabled the rehabilitation of more than 300 historic buildings in Philadelphia from 2002 to 2016. Nationwide, 1,039 historic buildings were repurposed with $1.2 billion in tax credits during the 2016 fiscal year, a 20 percent increase over the previous year.
    https://www.nytimes.com

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL FIXTURES AND PIPES ON 1ST AND 2ND FLOOR. 1 SHOWER/TUB, 1WC, 1 WASHER, 1 KS, 1HB, 1 LAV & 1RL 1WH 60 GAL THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    3035 WHARTON ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALLING NEW CURB TRAP AND FAI PA20173201358(SFD) "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"

    1523 S 30TH ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

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Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You...

Fill out this survey to help Indego grow! You'll be entered for a chance to win a $250 gift card.

    Indego User Survey 2017
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

4 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Southwest Center City Tree Planters are planting 12 trees this weekend! Want to help out? Come by SOSNA's office at 9a.

    SOSNA Green Tree Planting
    SOSNA Green will be planting 14 street trees in the neighborhood (east of 20th Street). Please help us green the neighborhorhood and invite friends! We...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

17th Police District: Police Service Area (PSA) 2 Community Monthly Meeting on Tues, 21st Nov @6pm

PPD 17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster.

Please bring your concerns, questions and most important stay involved to what is going on in the your neighborhood and receive the crime report for Grays Ferry community.

We ALL need to WORK TOGETHER towards having a SAFE neighborhood/community.

Date: Tuesday, November 21st | Time: 6:00 pm
Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Street (Cafeteria Area), 19145

HAPPY THANKSGIVING!

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE 100AMP 1PHASE 110/220V SERVICE TO 200AMP 1PHASE 110/220V,INSTALL A 200AMP PANEL AND REWIRE THROUGHOUT WHOLE HOUSE WITH RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    3035 WHARTON ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising mon...

Small Fry is looking for help fundraising money to go towards purchasing all of their families meals for Thanksgiving.

    Small Fry
    Small Fry;
    http://www.small-fry.org

4 days ago

"The result: a more inclusive park by many ac...

"The result: a more inclusive park by many accounts that, while not totally immune to societal ills, is an example of an approach that Balfelt says is about quality, time and trust."

    In Copenhagen, a "People's Park" Design Includes Dark Corners
    In the center of Nørrebro, a relatively diverse northern neighborhood in otherwise homogenous Copenhagen, lies a park the size of a small town square. Despite its unimpressive size, Folkets Park, the People's Park, is a square plot of grassy land that has been contested for decades.
    https://nextcity.org

4 days ago

Hot off the e-press is our November Newslette...

Hot off the e-press is our November Newsletter. We got a lot more coming up this month including: 🎟️ SOSNA Green Tree Planting this Saturday at 9a 🎟️ SOSNA Happy Hour on Tuesday, 11/28 at Founding Fathers Sports Bar & Grill 🎟️ #GivingTuesday for Carpenter green on Tuesday, 11/28! 🎟️ SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh on Tuesday, 12/12 http://mailchi.mp/7ae6099e0d24/sosna-newsletter-nov-2017

    SOSNA Newsletter | November 2017
    Check out what we have coming up this month and how you can get involved with your neighborhood.
    http://mailchi.mp

5 days ago

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolya...

Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Will we see you this Saturday at the Schoolyard? We hope so! Join us at 9am and help prepare the space for the winter season!
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HEAT PUMP WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    1523 S 30TH ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR FINISHES. DRYWALL, HARDWOOD FLOORING, BASEBOARDS, KITCHEN CABINETS.-EZ PERMIT STADARD ALTERATIONS- 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.

    3035 WHARTON ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

5 days ago

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for th...

Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the latest exciting news!! #savethedate #FoCANightOut2018

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Eat. Drink. & Give Back: SAVE THE DATE for the 5th annual FoCA Night Out on March 24th, 2018. 👉🏻Follow us on Facebook, Instagram (foca_philly), and on Twitter to stay up to date on all of the...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour drinks and some munchies at a local establishment! This will be our final SOSNA happy hour this year so come by to see how you can get involved.

    SOSNA Happy Hour
    Come by Founding Father's on Tuesday, 11/28 between 6:30-8:30p to meet and greet with neighbors and get to know SOSNA a little better over happy hour...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      3000 Block Grays Ferry Ave. November 11, 2017 @ 8:31 p.m. Comment

6 days ago

Man Enraged By TV, Internet Not Working & Shot By Cops ID'd

Williams, 57, of the 1200 block of South 29th Street in the Gray's Ferry section, was shot once in the chester by Officer Robert Ellis, a 28-year veteran of the force, police said.

    Man Enraged By TV, Internet Not Working & Shot By Cops ID'd
    A Philadelphia police officer responding to a report of domestic dispute early Saturday shot a man in the chest.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

6 days ago

South of South Neighborhood Association added...

SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local neighborhood restaurants. By paying $25, you will get a 3 course prix fixe menu (posted soon) and be supporting a new local business in our neighborhood! Yeeroh is a newer restaurant on South Street serving up authentic greek cuisine so we're eager to welcome them to the neighborhood!

    SOSNA Dines Out - Yeeroh
    SOSNA is excited to announce our next SOSNA Dines Out at Yeeroh (1412 South St.) on Tuesday, December 12th, at 7:00PM. Dines Out is held at local...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting...

This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting. They'll be meeting to discuss: I. Presentation by Feet First Philly II. Upcoming Police Community Meeting - public safety III. Walkability Plan Implementation updates Bring your ideas for how to make our neighborhood safer!

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    This Thursday is our Safety Committee meeting. They'll be meeting to discuss: I. Presentation by Feet First Philly II. Upcoming Police Community Meeting - public safety III. Walkability Plan...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Thought we were done inviting you to join us ...

Thought we were done inviting you to join us to cleanup the Arthur Schoolyard? Not quite! Join us on Saturday, November 18, at 9am as we hold our final cleanup and planting day of the season! No tools or gardening experience necessary; just a bit of your time to help us keep the space looking its best throughout the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    Thought we were done inviting you to join us to cleanup the Arthur Schoolyard? Not quite! Join us on Saturday, November 18, at 9am as we hold our final cleanup and planting day of the season! No...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 14

Stinger Square First Community Thanksgiving Feast on Sat., Nov 18th (1pm-4pm)

FREE EVENT: "Happy Thanksgiving", Resident Action Committee II and with special Thanks to their Sponsors presents First Community Thanksgiving feast at the Stinger Square, 32nd & Reed Streets between 1:00pm to 4:00pm, first come, first served.

Nov 13

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

Chocolate Factory Meeting tonight at 6:30p at Union Baptist Church! Come give your feedback on this large neighborhood project.

    Chocolate Factory - Meeting 2
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Nov 13

Electrician needed

We're looking for a licensed electrician to take on a few household projects, including installing specialty bulbs, adding light switches and installing two ceiling fans. 23rd and Reed. Can anybody suggest or recommend an electrician with these skills? Thanks in advance!

Nov 12

Police were called to the scene along the 120...

Police were called to the scene along the 1200 block of South 29th Street in the Grays Ferry section of the city around 1:45 a.m. Saturday for a domestic disturbance call.

    Police shoot armed suspect in Grays Ferry
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE Police have shot an armed suspect in the Grays Ferry section of the city. Police responded to a 911 call around 2 a.m. Saturday for a man armed with a gun inside a home on the 1200 block of South 29th Street.
    http://6abc.com

Nov 12

We've survived 1 week of Daylight Savings and...

We've survived 1 week of Daylight Savings and it's DARK. Can you take a few minutes to help our Safety Committee better understand lighting in our neighborhood? Don't forget to leave your porch light on to: 1. Help light up the street for pedestrians 2. Deter crime 3. Promote neighbor interaction

    Lights On Survey 2017
    The SOSNA Safety Committee is seeking your input with regards to lighting in our neighborhood. This survey will inform the Safety Committee about lighting habits in the neighborhood and how we can work to make our streets safer and brighter!
    http://docs.google.com

Nov 12

As we near the end of the planting season, jo...

As we near the end of the planting season, join FoCA on November 18 at 9am at the Arthur Schoolyard to plant trees, pick up trash and prepare the space for the winter season!

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    As we near the end of the planting season, join FoCA on November 18 at 9am at the Arthur Schoolyard to plant trees, pick up trash and prepare the space for the winter season!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 12

South of South Neighborhood Association share...

🌳🌲 It's that time of the year again! Join Southwest Center City Tree Planters and others on Saturday, 11/18 to plant trees around the neighborhood! 🌳🌲

    SOSNA Green Tree Planting
    SOSNA Green will be planting 14 street trees in the neighborhood (east of 20th Street). Please help us green the neighborhorhood and invite friends! We...
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 12

Nov 11

"It is the eighth officer-involved shooting i...

"It is the eighth officer-involved shooting in Philadelphia this year, according to the Police Department’s website. As is standard protocol, the officer involved in the shooting will be placed on desk duty pending an investigation by the department’s Internal Affairs Unit."

    Police: Officer shot knife-wielding man who was irate over cable and internet outage
    A knife-wielding man who lunged at a Philadelphia police officer trying to break up an argument between him and roommates over disruption to cable and internet service at their Grays Ferry home was shot by the officer early Saturday morning, police said.
    http://www.philly.com

Nov 11

Police: Officer shot knife-wielding man who was irate over cable and internet outage

According to authorities, officers around 1:43 a.m. responded to a call reporting a domestic disturbance on the 1200 block of South 29th Street, where the man lives with another man, 29, and two women, ages 30 and 56.

    Police: Officer shot knife-wielding man who was irate over cable and internet outage
    A knife-wielding man who lunged at a Philadelphia police officer trying to break up an argument between him and roommates over disruption to cable and internet service at their Grays Ferry home was shot by the officer early Saturday morning, police said.
    http://www.philly.com

Nov 11

Today's the day...Get out there and cleanup y...

Today's the day...Get out there and cleanup your block! Supplies are available at our office from 8:30a-12p. Can't clean up today? Do it tomorrow!

    South of South Neighborhood Association
    Today's the day...Get out there and cleanup your block! Supplies are available at our office from 8:30a-12p. Can't clean up today? Do it tomorrow!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 11

Philly Police Sergeant Shoots Man Allegedly Armed With Knife

The sergeant was responding to a report of a fight between a man and a woman in the 1200 block of South 29th Street in the Gray's Ferry section of South Philadelphia. The man involved was the person shot, the dispatcher said.

    Philly Police Sergeant Shoots Man Allegedly Armed With Knife
    A Philadelphia police sergeant responding to a report of domestic dispute early Saturday shot a man in the chest, a department dispatcher said. The sergeant shot the man shortly before 2 a.m. as he allegedly wielded a knife and was "coming at" the officer, the dispatcher told NBC10.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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