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Here are some Thanksgiving recipes from some famed Philly-area chefs, including QV's own Hungry Pigeon - cider-brined turkey, pie crust and more!
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The Philadelphia City Planning Commission (PCPC) guides the physical growth of Philadelphia with plans and policies that lead to the creation of well-designed, efficient and equitable places to live, work, and visit. Monthly Commission meetings are open to the public! Tentative Agenda: 1. Action Item: Approval of the Meeting Minutes from October 17, 2017 2. Executive Director's Update. 3. Action Item: Adoption of the 2018 Philadelphia City Planning Commission meeting dates 4. Action Item: Final Plat Revision for the Country Estates Development. (Presented by Sarah Chiu) 5. Action Item: Bill No. 170672: Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Zoning and Planning,' by amending parking requirements in certain districts, all under certain terms and conditions." Introduced by Councilmember Greenlee for Council President Clarke on June 22, 2017. (Presented by Paula Brumbelow Burns) 6. Action Item: Bill No. 170678: To amend Title 7 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Housing Code,' by adding 'Mixed Income Housing Program,' to provide for affordable housing standards; amending Section 14-702 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Mixed Income Housing,' and to make related changes; amending Chapters 14-600 and 14-700 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled, respectively, 'Use Regulations' and 'Development Standards,' relating to residential development. Introduced by Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez, Council President Clarke, Councilmembers Blackwell and Johnson on June 22, 2017. (Presented by Mason Austin) 7. Action Item: Bill No. 170821: Amending Chapter 14-1000 of The Philadelphia Code, (entitled "Historic Preservation") to establish a temporary demolition moratorium with respect to properties in the area of Ridge Avenue between Wissahickon Creek and Northwestern Avenue; all under certain terms and conditions. Introduced by Councilman Jones on September 28, 2017. (Presented by Jon Farnham) 8. Action Item: Bill No. 170902: Amending Section 14-503 of the Philadelphia Code, by creating the East Mount Airy /NCA Overlay District and making related changes; and amending the Philadelphia Zoning Maps by changing the zoning designations of certain areas of land located within an area bounded by Fayette Street, East Vernon Road, Michener Avenue, and Greenwood Street. Introduced by Councilwoman Parker on October 19, 2017. (Presented by Ian Hegarty) 9. Action Item: Bill No. 170924: To amend the Philadelphia Zoning Maps by changing the zoning designations of certain areas of land located within an area bounded by Cheltenham Avenue, Ditman Street, Cottman Avenue, Ditman Street, Bleigh Avenue, Edmund Street, Cottman Avenue, Vandike Street, Robbins Street, Torresdale Avenue, Deveraux Avenue, and Hegerman Street." Introduced by Councilmember O'Neill on Date October 26, 2017. (Presented by Larissa Klevan) 10. Action Item: Bill No. 170959: Amending Chapter 14-600 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Use Regulations,' by creating regulations for the day care use, and making related changes. Introduced by Councilwoman Parker on November 2, 2017. (Presented by Andrew Meloney) 11. Action Item: Bill No. 170960: Amending Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Zoning and Planning,' to create a new Ninth District Overlay, to limit the materials that may be used on building facades; and to make conforming amendments. Introduced by Councilwoman Parker on November 2, 2017. (Presented by Marty Gregorski) LEGISLATIVE BILLS RECOMMENDED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE APPROVAL Streets Bill No. 170961: Authorizing The Bagel Place Shop LLC., ('Owner') to install, own and maintain an open air sidewalk café at 404 Queen Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147 ('Property'). Introduced by Councilman Squilla on November 2, 2017.
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Interested in learning more about Vare Washington? Join Principal Duberstein for a tour and Q&A tomorrow morning at 9am.
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INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE AND NEW WIRING FOR REAR OF HOUSE WITH RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)
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KITCHEN REMODEL-REMOVE & REPLACE CABINETS & COUNTERTOP. 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.