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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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Looking for Thanksgiving volunteer opportunities? Here are ways you can help

3959 Lancaster Ave.

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1116 Spring Garden St.

    Looking for Thanksgiving volunteer opportunities? Here are ways you can help
    While sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner with your nearest and dearest is a wonderful feeling, there are many Philadelphians who may not get to enjoy that luxury. So we've compiled a list of organizations who could use your time, donations, or expertise to bring Thanksgiving to underserved communities.
    http://www.philly.com

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ALTERATIONS: INTERIOR PLUMBING;TRIPLEX -THE INSTALLATION SHALL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE, 2004

    3921 FAIRMOUNT AVE Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

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Check out the SEPTA detours for this weekend's Philadelphia Marathon

Eastbound via 34th Street: R-Indiana Ave./R- Ridge Ave./L- City Ave. Ramp, Regular route to 40th & Brown St. /Via 40th St./L- Market St., R-38th St., L-Spruce St./South St. Left/Broad St., Right/Pine St., Left/9th St., Left/Walnut St., take recovery on Walnut St. between 9th St. and 10th St.

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Eastbound: Regular route to 7th & Pine St. (last stop eastbound)

Northbound via 20th Street: Right/Pine St., Right/Broad St., layover on Broad Street south of South Street.

Westbound: Regular route from Walnut St. at 10th St.

Westbound: regular route from 38th St. and Spruce St.

Westbound: regular route from 34th St. and Spruce St.

Route 38(pull-out to 34th Street and Clearfield Street) Regular Route To City Ave I-76 east to Route 1 North, R-Wissahickon ave. Exit, R-Wissahickon Ave., R-Huntingpark Ave., R-Allegheny Ave., L-34th St., to Clearfield Street.

Route 38(pull-out to 34th Street and Clearfield Street) Regular Route To City Ave I-76 east to Route 1 North, R-Wissahickon ave. Exit, R-Wissahickon Ave., R-Huntingpark Ave., R-Allegheny Ave., L-34th St., to Clearfield Street.

Northbound via Vine St.: R- 11th St./Regular route to Ridge & Midvale Ave./R- Midvale Ave./L- Henry Ave./L- Roxborough Ave../R- Ridge Ave../L-Leverington St./R-Flat Rock, Regular route.

Southbound: Regular route to Henry and Walnut Ln. , then via L- Henry Ave./ R- Midvale/ R- Ridge Ave./ Left onto City Ave. Ramp then Regular route.

Buses will operate between 63rd & Girard and 40th & Market Sts.

Buses will operate between 29th & Girard and Richmond & Westmoreland Sts.

1234 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

    SEPTA | Philadelphia Marathon
    The Philadelphia Marathon and Half Marathon return to Center City Saturday, November 18 and Sunday, November 19, 2017 (see schedule below). Due to the course routing, several SEPTA Bus Routes and the Route 15 Trolley will operate with detours before and during the events.
    http://septa.org

6 days ago

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

6 days ago

Today! Learn how to use tools and build thing...

Today! Learn how to use tools and build things at 4017 Lancaster!

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    Today! Learn how to use tools and build things at 4017 Lancaster!
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  • USE PERMIT

    USE OF FIRST FLOOR (NOT TO EXCEED 2000 SQ'OF GROSS FLOOR AREA) FOR BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL OFFICE, ALONG WITH ALL OTHER PREVIOUSLY APPROVED USE PERMITS. NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT

    601 N 39TH ST Issued November 9, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) NEW LOT ("PROPOSED LOT F" ON PLAN) FROM TWO (2) EXISTING ZONING LOTS (3812 PARRISH ST, AND 3814-20 PARRISH ST) WITH TWO (2) OPA ACCOUNTS (3812 PARRISH ST, AND 3814-20 PARRISH ST) AND FIVE (5) DEEDED LOTS (3812 PARRISH ST, 3814 PARRISH ST, 3816 PARRISH ST, 3818 PARRISH ST, AND 3820 PARRISH ST), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLAN/APPLICATION.

    3814-20 PARRISH ST Issued November 9, 2017 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE (1) NEW LOT ("PROPOSED LOT F" ON PLAN) FROM TWO (2) EXISTING ZONING LOTS (3812 PARRISH ST, AND 3814-20 PARRISH ST) WITH TWO (2) OPA ACCOUNTS (3812 PARRISH ST, AND 3814-20 PARRISH ST) AND FIVE (5) DEEDED LOTS (3812 PARRISH ST, 3814 PARRISH ST, 3816 PARRISH ST, 3818 PARRISH ST, AND 3820 PARRISH ST), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLAN/APPLICATION; SEE AP#824123 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    3812 PARRISH ST Issued November 9, 2017 Comment

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Nov 08

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE, METER, PANEL & GROUNDING, REWIRE THROUGHOUT SFD WITH RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    3832 ASPEN ST Issued November 6, 2017 Comment

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Nov 05

Urban Thinkscape Play Space Opens in West Phi...

Urban Thinkscape Play Space Opens in West Philadelphia We're excited to share that our friends at Urban Thinkscape have opened a new and exciting play space in the Belmont section of West Philadelphia at 4001 Lancaster Avenue! Urban Thinkscape is an initiative that meets individuals and families where they live by embedding playful learning into the activities of daily life. Learn more: http://urbanthinkscape.com/philadelphia/ #playmatters #learningthroughplay #outdoorplay #westphiladelphia

    PHILADELPHIA - URBAN THINKSCAPE
    Funded by the William Penn Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the pilot site for Urban Thinkscape. Located in the Promise Zone area of West Philadelphia, the first cluster of designs launched in October 2017 and addresses learning in the areas of language, math, executive functioning, and socioemotional development.
    http://urbanthinkscape.com

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Nov 04

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 HVAC UNIT WITH DUCTWORK (SFD)

    3832 ASPEN ST Issued November 2, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20172040756-"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"

    743 N DEKALB ST Issued November 2, 2017 Comment

Nov 03

  • USE PERMIT

    USE AS PET SUPPLY STORE. NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OR SQUARE FOOTAGE. NO SIGN WITH THIS PERMIT.

    4015 LANCASTER AVE Issued November 1, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 15 RECESS LIGHTS,8 LIGHTS SWITCHES AND 19 RECEPTACLE OUTLETS AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    4000 LANCASTER AVE Issued November 1, 2017 Comment

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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

The WINNER of the Halloween Individual House ...

The WINNER of the Halloween Individual House Decorating contest goes to 3716 Aspen! Congrats on being the spookiest!

    Lancaster Avenue - West Philadelphia, PA
    The WINNER of the Halloween Individual House Decorating contest goes to 3716 Aspen! Congrats on being the spookiest!
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Nov 01

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