22 hours ago

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this ...

Good morning! NLNA's general meeting is this Thursday, 5/24 at 7pm. Principal Feggins is coming to the meeting to talk about our school. Hope to see you at the community center!

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35 hours ago

Suraya

161 W. Girard Ave.

    Suraya
    Nick Kennedy was already a rising star at Root, his restaurant with Greg Root, a Stephen Starr vet. But this venture had local foodies salivating for opening day. And for good reason. Inside, find authentic Lebanese fare, from a riot of colorful hot and cold mezze to smokey grilled meats.
    https://www.wheretraveler.com

36 hours ago

Cadence

161 W. Girard Ave.

    Cadence
    At this modern, yet homey BYOB in hip South Kensington, three head chefs challenge the notion of having too many cooks in the kitchen. Under the talents of Samantha Kincaid, Jon Nodler and Michael Fry, dishes are not only cohesive but delicious. It's quickly becoming the go-to spot for unfussy,
    https://www.wheretraveler.com

2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL, PA ONE CALL #2018-1293659

    1413-27 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL, REMOVE TRAP AND FRESH AIR INLET... PA ONE CALL #2018-1292470

    208 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    90 DAY TEMPORARY CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY

    1203 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    151 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

May Zoning Agenda – Mon, May 21

(6:30) 302 Poplar St. (including 3rd St. through to Orianna St.) – CMX2 – Here Grigos – A return visit with a proposal for townhouses, residential building, parking and corner commercial space.

(7:15) 1034 N. Bodine St. – CMX3 – Adam Laver – A proposal for a 4 story 2 unit building (low on open space)

(8:15) 1041 N. Leithgow – RSA5 – Ian Smith – A proposal for a four story addition and parking space (height, rear yard

(8:45) 931 N. American St. – RSA5 – Brian Phillips – A return visit with a proposal for the demo and erection of a single family dwelling with parking (refusal for parking space, rear yard set back and front setback)

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Location: Northern Liberties Community Center, 700 N. 3rd Street (3rd & Fairmount)

Location: Northern Liberties Community Center, 700 N. 3rd Street (3rd & Fairmount)

(7:45) 222 Brown St. – RSA5 – Svetlana Tikhonov – A proposal for an educational facility (not allowed if it’s in a semi-detached building) 

    May Zoning Agenda - Mon, May 21
    Zoning Motions are approved by the Board at the following month's board meeting, which is held the first Monday of the month. To review past zoning meeting minutes and approved motions find the applicable NLNA Board Meeting Minutes by clicking here: Board Meeting Minutes Location: Northern Liberties Community Center, 700 N.
    http://www.nlna.org

5 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    PARKING GARAGE REPAIRS AS PER PLAN.

    180 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    SFD REMOVE AND REPLACE STUCCO FROM FRONT AND REAR OF WOOD FRAMED HOME. REMOVE AND RESET ALL WINDOWS WHERE STUCCO IS BEING REPAIRED OR REPLACED.

    1117 N ORIANNA ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1040 N 3RD ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

6 days ago

Neighborhood Food Drive

Drop-off points include the NLNA office (700 N 3rd St), PlayArts (1241 N Front St),

UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot’s Spot (123 W Girard).

UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot’s Spot (123 W Girard).

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Drop-off points include the NLNA office (700 N 3rd St), PlayArts (1241 N Front St),

    Neighborhood Food Drive
    Although this idea started with "Instant Winner" free food coupons from Acme, donations from all sources are welcome. Drop-off points include the NLNA office ( 700 N 3rd St), PlayArts ( 1241 N Front St), UPS (3rd & Girard), and Spot's Spot ( 123 W Girard).
    http://www.nlna.org

May 14

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp...

One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at: http://nolibsrec.org/wp/summer-camp/t-shirt-design-contest/ Email your design to nolibscamp@gmail.com

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    One last reminder - Designs for our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest are due by TOMORROW, May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at:...
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May 14

May 13

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ROUGHIN 1-FULL BATHROOM AND 2-POWDER ROOMS AND 1-KITCHEN SINK, 1-GARAGE DISPOSAL & 2-HOT WATER HEATERS & STACK THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    203 W GIRARD AVE Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

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May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 NEW 20AMP BRANCH CIRCUIT FOR GFCI AND RECEPTACLES FOR KITCHEN CONNECTS TO EXISTING PANEL AS PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    941 N LAWRENCE ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

2nd Alarmers are working on 2 working fires a...

2nd Alarmers are working on 2 working fires at this time...First fire is 1401 N 5th St. All hands in service with a High Rise and MIRA working. 2nd Fire. 100 Washington Lane. Heavy Fire showing. 3 and 2 in service.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    2nd Alarmers are working on 2 working fires at this time...First fire is 1401 N 5th St. All hands in service with a High Rise and MIRA working. 2nd Fire. 100 Washington Lane. Heavy Fire showing. 3...
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May 11

Box 7758 5TH AND JEFFERSON STREETS AOI: 1401 ...

Box 7758 5TH AND JEFFERSON STREETS AOI: 1401 N 5TH ST 8 STORY BUILDING ALL COMPANIES IN SERVICE SECOND ALARMERS RESPONDING.

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May 11

Tomorrow, Saturday 5/12 at 11:30am, get your ...

Tomorrow, Saturday 5/12 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to sustainable independence. #FosterCareAwarenessMonth Throughout the month of May, visit our partner organizations on the dates below as we work together to fundraise for our programming needs in order to provide support to #formerfosteryouth along the journey to a sustainable, independent lifestyle. 2018 Calendar of Events: - SpOt Burger (5/1-5/15): Proceeds from Smoked Brisket Sandwich - Cycle Brewerytown (Saturday 5/12): 11:30AM class, $20 donation - Lather (Tuesday 5/15): Portion of all services will be donated to M&E - Pizza Dad’s (5/17-5/20): Proceeds from Featured Pie & Slices - Steelworks Strength Systems (Sunday 5/20): 10AM class, $10 donation - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to...
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May 11

Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on ...

Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to sustainable independence. #FosterCareAwarenessMonth Throughout the month of May, visit our partner organizations on the dates below as we work together to fundraise for our programming needs in order to provide support to #formerfosteryouth along the journey to a sustainable, independent lifestyle. 2018 Calendar of Events: - SpOt Burger (5/1-5/15): Proceeds from Smoked Brisket Sandwich - Cycle Brewerytown (Saturday 5/12): 11:30AM class, $20 donation - Lather (Tuesday 5/15): Portion of all services will be donated to M&E - Pizza Dad’s (5/17-5/20): Proceeds from Featured Pie & Slices - Steelworks Strength Systems (Sunday 5/20): 10AM class, $10 donation - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow, 5/11 at 11:30am, get your sweat on with Cycle Brewerytown for a $20 donation! 💦 💦 Proceeds will go to @mandecafe in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to...
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May 10

Thursday night’s popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts

Location: Indigo Arts Gallery, 1400 North American St., #104, Philadelphia PA 19122

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Thursday, May 10 /// 5-6PM /// Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse (2578 Frankford Ave. Philadelphia 19125)

The workshops will take place at Herman Street Studios, 20 East Herman Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19144. To sign up for a workshop or get more information please contact Herman Street Studios at Brown Paper Tickets.

    Thursday night's popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts
    Thursday night's popping with Afro-Futurist zine release at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and Second Thursday reception at Indigo Arts It's a day for evening events. Two we recommend are at Amalgam Comics and Coffeehouse and at Indigo Arts. Read more and get out there and enjoy.
    https://www.theartblog.org

May 10

NLNA Board of Directors Meeting Minutes – April 2, 2018

Islamic Society space at 4th & Jefferson.

...by Janet Finegar. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 447 Poplar Street, i.e.: ‘Thank you for your presentation. We cannot support 5 units at this location...

Motion: By Barb Mulckhuyse, seconded by Don Phillips. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 1102 N. 2ndStreet, i.e.: ‘Thank you for your presentation. We appreciate the changes that were made.’”  Passed: 9-0-0

...by Monika Kreidie.“To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 863 N. 5th Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented for use only as open space with...

Motion: By Barb Mulckhuyse, seconded by Monika Kreidie. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 501 Brown Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented with the proviso that the parapet wall on Brown Street is moved back 5 feet.’”  Passed: 9-0-0

...by Monika Kreidie. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 302 Poplar Street (including 3rd Street through to Orianna Street), i.e.: ‘We will not support single-family...

...There are 37 parking stalls (only 20 required). Commercial space is on the corners of 2nd and Girard and 2nd and Germantown.  Exterior is red brick. There are no pilot houses. Discussion: Concessions...

...stalls (only 20 required). Commercial space is on the corners of 2nd and Girard and 2nd and Germantown.  Exterior is red brick. There are no pilot houses. Discussion: Concessions were made...

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...by Joe Mikuliak. “To ratify the recommendation of the Zoning Committee in the matter of 705 N. 3rd Street, i.e.: ‘We support this project as presented with the following provisos: 1) This will...

    NLNA Board of Directors Meeting Minutes - April 2, 2018
    PRESENT: Matt Ruben, President; Barbara Mulckhuyse, Vice-President; Steve Richman, Treasurer; Janet Finegar, Secretary; Monika Kreidie; Jeremy Lindemann; Joe Mikuliak; Don Phillips; Chris Somers; Ira Upin. ABSENT: Michael Coyne; Donald Hoegg; Ben Mann; Barbara Saverino; Anne Waginger. ALSO PRESENT: Claire Adler The meeting was called to order by the President at 7:05 p.m.
    http://www.nlna.org

May 10

Stunning New Mural in Northern Liberties by Nile Livingston and Uriah Bussey

...You can find the mural now through the end of June at the intersection of 2nd and George streets...

    Stunning New Mural in Northern Liberties by Nile Livingston and Uriah Bussey
    An awesome new temporary mural by a pair of Philly artists has popped up in Northern Liberties, and I'm loving it! The mural was created by the mentor/mentee duo of Nile Livingston and Uriah Bussey, and commissioned by Sunkist, who sent me to check it out and has partnered with me on this blog post!...
    http://streetsdept.com

May 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 LAVY SINKS, 3 WATER CLOSETS, 3 TUBS, 1 SHOWER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1 BAR SINK & 1 WASHER - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1334 PALETHORP ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    600AMP SERVICE,LIGHTING AND OUTLETS PER 2008 NEC (MIXED USE)INSTALL FIRE ALARM PER NFPA 72

    1500-06 N AMERICAN ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMENDMENT OF APPLICATION #677604 PER CLOUDED REVISIONS AND ATTACHED LETTER. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ANY MEP AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

    330 CAMBRIDGE ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE AND AN AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS/HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS.

    1227 N LEITHGOW ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 4 LAVY SINKS, 4 WATER CLOSETS, 2 TUBS, 1 SHOWER, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL & 1 WASHER - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1336 PALETHORP ST Issued May 8, 2018 Comment

May 10

May 09

Calling all the creative minds - don't forget...

Calling all the creative minds - don't forget to submit a design to our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest! Designs due by May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your choice. More details at: http://nolibsrec.org/wp/summer-camp/t-shirt-design-contest/

    Northern Liberties Recreation Center
    Calling all the creative minds - don't forget to submit a design to our 2018 Camp T-shirt Contest! Designs due by May 15! Winner will receive a $50 gift card to the store or restaurant of your...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 09

Tomorrow is looking to be a beautiful spring ...

Tomorrow is looking to be a beautiful spring day - perfect to hit up a happy hour and chat with friends! So stop by Crime & Punishment Brewing from 4-8pm on Thursday, May 10 and $1 from draft beers will go to M&E in support of our mission to fortify former foster youth on their journey to sustainable independence. #FosterCareAwarenessMonth Throughout the month of May, visit our partner organizations on the dates below as we work together to fundraise for our programming needs in order to provide support to #formerfosteryouth along the journey to a sustainable, independent lifestyle. 2018 Calendar of Events: - SpOt Burger (5/1-5/15): Proceeds from Smoked Brisket Sandwich - Crime & Punishment (Thursday 5/10): 4PM-8PM, $1 from every draft - The HIVE at Spring Point (Thursday 5/10): 5:30PM screening of the short film ReMoved, $10; Register at https://tinyurl.com/y7rlg8qq - Cycle Brewerytown (Saturday 5/12): 11:30AM class, $20 donation - Lather (Tuesday 5/15): Portion of all services will be donated to M&E - Pizza Dad’s (5/17-5/20): Proceeds from Featured Pie & Slices - Steelworks Strength Systems (Sunday 5/20): 10AM class, $10 donation - Novak’s (Month of May): Proceeds from Featured Dessert - 2637 Brew (Month of June): Proceeds from Featured Cocktail To learn more about The Monkey and The Elephant, and to donate to our mission today, visit https://www.themonkeyandtheelephant.org/donate/ #philadelphia #mandecafe #themonkeyandtheelephant #ourcoffeeispowerful #coffeewithacause #foster #formerfosteryouth #fostercareawareness #fostercare #brewerytownisbooming #fundraising #fundraiser

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    Tomorrow is looking to be a beautiful spring day - perfect to hit up a happy hour and chat with friends! So stop by Crime & Punishment Brewing from 4-8pm on Thursday, May 10 and $1 from draft beers...
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May 09

May 08

Our monthly meeting is tomorrow, 6pm at NLNA ...

Our monthly meeting is tomorrow, 6pm at NLNA Community Center. Anyone interested in helping our neighborhood school is welcome and please share ideas!

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May 08

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May 06

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (MAX. 38' HIGH) WITH CELLAR AND TWO (2) ROOF DECKS ACCESSED BY TWO (2) INDIVIDUAL ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE (MAX. 90 SF / EA) (TO CONTAIN STAIRS & LANDING ONLY), FOR USE AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (SIX (6) DWELLING), SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

    1206 N ORIANNA ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK ON REAR THIRD FLOOR LEVEL ACCESSED THROUGH THIRD FLOOR REAR OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE TO USE AS A THREE FAMILY (MULTI-FAMILY) HOUSEHOLD LIVING. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).

    1315 N 5TH ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment

May 05

The Groothie has arrived! Get your green smoo...

The Groothie has arrived! Get your green smoothie on! #groothie #brewerytown #notcoffee

    The Monkey & The Elephant
    The Groothie has arrived! Get your green smoothie on! #groothie #brewerytown #notcoffee
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