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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.

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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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A big guide to Philly’s holiday markets

Where: Drexel University (3501 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

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Where: Dilworth Park in front of City Hall (1 S. 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102)

Where: Greensgrow Farms (2503 E. Firth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19125)

Where: The trolley leaves at 53rd and Baltimore and 35th and Lancaster every half hour

Where: Bartram’s Garden (5400 Lindbergh Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19143)

Where: 7165 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119

This popular event returns for its 12th year on Saturday, December 9 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at 1241 Carpenter Street. The brigade brings dozens of local artists together, and you can peruse and purchase as you wish.

Where: BOK Building (1901 S 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148)

Where: Rotunda building (4014 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104)

    A big guide to Philly's holiday markets
    The holiday season is in swing! And while you could just get all of your shopping done with the click of a button, where's the holiday spirit in that? Behold: The coolest festive shopping events happening in Philly this month, from holiday markets to craft shows to pop-up shops.
    https://philly.curbed.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
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    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

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  • 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

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Rep. Donna Bullock added 15 new photos — with...

Our second Environmental Justice Mixer was just as empowering as the first. This year we met in the Mantua community to discuss the clean economy and equitable access to clean jobs and training opportunities. We also discussed our enviromental legislative agenda in Harrisburg. Thanks to all for participating.

    Rep. Donna Bullock
    Rep. Donna Bullock added a new photo - at Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships.
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Nov 01

Bullock to host environmental justice mixer ...

Bullock to host environmental justice mixer State Rep. Donna Bullock, D-Phila., who also represents Brewerytown ;will host an environmental justice mixer from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2 at Drexel University’s Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships, 3509 Spring Garden St. The event will bring together residents and environmental leaders to discuss clean job opportunities, ending lead poisoning in Philadelphia, as well as organizations in the area that promote environmental justice issues. The event is free and open to the community.

    Greater Brewerytown CDC
    Bullock to host environmental justice mixer State Rep. Donna Bullock, D-Phila., who also represents Brewerytown ;will host an environmental justice mixer from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2 at...
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Nov 01

10 Can’t-Miss Dance Shows On Philly Stages This November

Community Education Center, 3500 Lancaster Avenue

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Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad Street

FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard

Performance Garage, 1515 Brandywine Street

Freedom Theatre, 1346 N. Broad Street

The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street

    10 Can't-Miss Dance Shows On Philly Stages This November
    Cirque du Soleil | Photo courtesy Cirque du Soleil Enjoy exciting November dance shows, from Cirque du Soleil to BalletX... The temperature may be dropping, but the dance scene remains hot in Philadelphia this month. Here are 10 sizzling dance shows you'll want to catch in Philly this November.
    http://www.uwishunu.com

Nov 01

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

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

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Oct 31

Dirt Moving Around, Unexpectedly, at 36th & Haverford

Dirt Moving Around, Unexpectedly, at 36th & Haverford

    Dirt Moving Around, Unexpectedly, at 36th & Haverford - OCF Realty
    A couple readers have reached out recently, wondering what's happening on the north side of the 3600 block of Haverford Avenue. You may recall, several years ago, there was a plan floating out there to build a supermarket in Mantua, spanning four city blocks between 36th and 38th Streets, Haverford Avenue and Mount Vernon Street.
    http://www.ocfrealty.com

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  • 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
  • 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
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    NEW 100 SUBPANEL,INSTALL APPROX 20 RECEPTACLES,10 SWITCHES AND 30 LIGHTS PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    3618 HAMILTON ST Issued October 26, 2017 Comment

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