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Check out this feature on the state of Lancas...

Check out this feature on the state of Lancaster Avenue and commerical corridor development in Philly

    Philly Business Corridor Seeks Right Mix of Growth, Preservation
    Along Lancaster Avenue in West Philadelphia, James Wright is a minor celebrity. Certainly the business owners know him: He was corridor manager for the nonprofit People's Emergency Center for nine years before becoming director of community, economic and real estate development for PEC's community development corporation arm.
    https://nextcity.org

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL II INTERIOR ALTERATIONS (NO CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY) TO PREPARE RETAIL SPACE 6 FOR FIT-OUT (SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR TENANT FIT-OUT) TO INCLUDE FLOOR LEVELING AND CONSTRUCTION OF ONE ACCESSIBLE TOILET ROOM AS PER APPROVED PLANS. BUILDING FULLY SPRINKLERED. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY MEP OR FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

    3400 LANCASTER AVE Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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Construction delays from University Realty have left dozens of Penn students without a home for months

Many students affected by this situation have been made to reside at an apartment without Wi-Fi located at 3201 Race Street, which is a 25-minute to walk to campus.

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

For over three months, students who were told that they could move into a new building at 4046 Chestnut St. on Aug. 15 have been shuttled from one temporary location to another as construction on the building continues to delay. 

...lease and receive a full refund or live in the Homewood Suites hotel located at 4109 Walnut St. until the building's completion in October. They were also told that rent for all...

    Construction delays from University Realty have left dozens of Penn students without a home for months
    Free breakfast and housekeeping come at a severe cost for the 70 Penn students displaced because of delayed construction on their apartment building. For over three months, students who were told that they could move into a new building at 4046 Chestnut St. on Aug.
    http://www.thedp.com

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University City District is working with Wexf...

University City District is working with Wexford Science & Technology and the Science Center to develop a temporary public space along the new 37th Street for uCity Square. They need your advice on how to create a space that you will enjoy. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LR5HTZL

    uCity Square temporary activation survey for area residents
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

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Nov 10

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL II INTERIOR ALTERATIONS (NO CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY) FOR RENOVATIONS TO EXISTING TAKE OUT RESTAURANT ON THE FIRST FLOOR OF AN EXISTING BUILDING AS PER APPROVED PLANS. EXISTING BUILDING NOT REQUIRED TO BE SPRINKLERED. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY MEP WORK**

    3233 POWELTON AVE Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

Nov 08

Nov 08

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FOUNDATION SYSTEM FOR PROPOSED ATTACHED STRUCTURES FOR USE AS A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. 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 NEW CONSTRUCTION ABOVE GRADE.

    3200 SUMMER ST Issued November 6, 2017 Comment

Nov 07

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      3200 Block Arch St. November 7, 2017 @ 6:08 p.m. Comment

Nov 05

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACEMENT OF DEVICE IN KITCHEN, CHANGING OUTLETS & SWITCHES, WIRE OUTLETS & LIGHTS IN ADDITION AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    3407 BARING ST Issued November 3, 2017 Comment

Nov 03

Nov 03

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE AND A 4-GANG METERBOARD WALL PACK UNIT ONLY WITH NO WIRING IN THE BUILDING AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    526 N 31ST ST Issued November 1, 2017 Comment

Nov 02

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Nov 01

When/where is your organization's meeting eve...

When/where is your organization's meeting every month?

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Nov 01

Winter/Spring Kids Dance Session: Early Bird Registration Starts November 6

Sound Space Performing Arts offers a 17-week recreational kids dance program in toddler rhythm combo, tap, jazz, flamenco, hip hop and ballet, culminating in a youth recital at Girard College. Interested kids can also participate in our traveling youth tap ensemble, The Philly Clicks, which performs all over the city and suburbs. The 2018 session runs January 7 - May 18. Register early and save! Contact us at 267-273-6937 for more information or just swing by the studio anytime.

Nov 01

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Oct 31

Philly Restaurants Raise Money for California Wine Country

...Food and Hospitality Management, is scheduled for Wednesday, November 8, at Drexel’s Academic Bistro (33rd and Arch), with California wines and snacks from local chefs. Cappiello and Mahle will be on hand...

    Philly Restaurants Raise Money for California Wine Country
    Local restaurants and sommeliers are setting up fundraisers to support communities affected by the massive wildfires that ravaged Sonoma, Napa, and neighboring counties in Northern California earlier this month, wiping out neighborhoods and vineyards across wine country and killing 42 people.
    https://philly.eater.com

Oct 31

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Oct 29

Oct 29

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE FOR USE AS SIX (6) DWELLING UNITS. STRUCTURE IS FULLY SPRINKLERED. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND FIRE SUPPRESSION. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 10 FEET OF BUILDING FACADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED.

    425 N 32ND ST Issued October 25, 2017 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    NEW CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY TO CORRECT THE TOTAL NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS IN THE HIGH-RISE BUILDING FROM (176) TO (164). SEE A/P 681441 FOR APPROVED PLANS.

    3201 RACE ST Issued October 27, 2017 Comment

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Oct 26

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    REMOVE (1) ONE 5,000-GALLON UNDERGROUND STORAGE TANK.THE REMOVAL MUST COMPLY WITH THE REGULATIONS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. (PADEP)

    3050 SPRING GARDEN ST Issued October 24, 2017 Comment

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