3 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of Cobbs...

Much needed for West Philly.

    $5 million grant to expand job-training programs for unemployed West Philadelphians
    The University City District (UCD), the University City Science Center and Drexel University have been awarded a $5 million grant from the Lenfest Foundation to expand programs that train and place unemployed West Philadelphia residents in jobs, including UCD's nationally-acclaimed job training prog
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

23 hours ago

New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market

New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market

...square foot hub which will be built on a 1.5 acre vacant site at 5901 Market Street, half a block from the 60th and Market Street El stop (see rendering...

    New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market | Mission First Housing Group
    This project, which costs $49.5 million, is a joint venture between Mission First Housing Group and Horizon House, two organizations with a long history of bringing affordable housing to people in need across Philadelphia. Now, with the help of community-based partner ACHIEVEability, the organizations have an opportunity to bring this work to the Haddington-Cobbs Creek community.
    http://missionfirsthousing.org

23 hours ago

$50M complex breaks ground in West Phila.

Two nonprofit organizations embarked Friday on a nearly $50 million project to build a four-story community services and retail complex on an underutilized and vacant city block at 59th and Market streets.

    $50M complex breaks ground in West Phila. | Mission First Housing Group
    The joint venture between Mission First Housing Group, which develops and manages affordable housing projects, and Horizon House, which provides community-oriented services, broke ground on Friday during a ceremony that which was attended by Gov. Tom Wolf, and city and state representatives.
    http://missionfirsthousing.org

23 hours ago

MEDIA ALERT: Top Elected Officials Break Ground on New Retail/Community Services Complex in West Philadelphia

The Future Home of New Market West, 5901 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA

    MEDIA ALERT: Top Elected Officials Break Ground on New Retail/Community Services Complex in West Philadelphia
    by Mission First Housing Who: The Honorable Tom Wolf, Governor, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania; The Honorable Dwight Evans, Congressman, 2nd District of Pennsylvania, United States House of Representatives; The Honorable Vincent J.
    http://missionfirsthousing.org

23 hours ago

Wolf distributes $35M for real estate projects in Philadelphia

The largest amount, $5 million, was given to Mission First Housing Group for the first phase of a $50 million project called New Market West, which is a four-story, 90,000-square-foot building that will house retail space and community services at 5901 Market St. in West Philadelphia.

    Wolf distributes $35M for real estate projects in Philadelphia | Mission First Housing Group
    The largest amount, $5 million, was given to Mission First Housing Group for the first phase of a $50 million project called New Market West, which is a four-story, 90,000-square-foot building that will house retail space and community services at 5901 Market St. in West Philadelphia.
    http://missionfirsthousing.org

24 hours ago

$50 million mixed-use development breaks ground on a blighted West Philly lot

Affordable housing nonprofit Mission First Housing Group and community-oriented services organization Horizon House broke ground on a four-story community services and retail complex at 59th and Market streets on Friday, the…

    $50 million mixed-use development breaks ground on a blighted West Philly lot
    Affordable housing nonprofit Mission First Housing Group and community-oriented services organization Horizon House broke ground on a four-story community services and retail complex at 59th and Market streets on Friday, the Philadelphia Tribune reports.
    http://planphilly.com

25 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Cedar Park Neigh...

Come join us.

    Board of Education Information Session + CPN Board Meeting
    Board of Education Information Session + CPN Board Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

29 hours ago

Top Elected Officials Break Ground on New Retail/Community Services Complex in West Philadelphia

...foot hub for retail and community services on a 1.5 acre vacant site at 5901 Market Street, near the 60th and Market Street El stop in West Philadelphia. The building will bring...

    Top Elected Officials Break Ground on New Retail/Community Services Complex in West Philadelphia | Mission First Housing Group
    New Market West is a joint venture between Mission First Housing Group and Horizon House, two organizations with a long history of creatively using their expertise in affordable housing and human service delivery to make a difference to people in need across Philadelphia.
    http://missionfirsthousing.org

36 hours ago

  • Please Be Seated!

    Ms. H. is asking for $807.20:
    My students need 6 tables and 30 chairs to use as opposed to their old and broken desks!
    Andrew Hamilton Elementary School Comment

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared The Philadelphia...

    $50M complex breaks ground in West Phila.
    It's a new day on Market Street in West Philadelphia. Two nonprofit organizations embarked Friday on a nearly $50 million project to build a four-story community services and retail complex on an underutilized and vacant city block at 59th and Market streets.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blackwell Region...

    Mental Health, Trauma, & the African American Community: A Panel
    Mental Health, Trauma, & the African American Community: A Panel
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

An abandoned West Philly lot is on its way to becoming New Market West, a mixed-use community services and retail complex

City and state leaders, including Gov. Tom Wolf, center, were among those to participate in the groundbreaking of New Market West, a retail and community services complex at Market and 59th streets on Friday. — Tribune Photos Michael D’Onofrio

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Sometimes you just want to go where everybody knows your name or at least they treat you like they do. That’s Mount Hebron Baptist Church at 1419 Wharton St. in South Philadelphia.

...of Horizon House, said the organization will move its offices from its current location at 120 S. 30th St. to New Market West, along with upwards of 300 staff members. Wilush added that many...

    $50M complex breaks ground in West Phila.
    It's a new day on Market Street in West Philadelphia. Two nonprofit organizations embarked Friday on a nearly $50 million project to build a four-story community services and retail complex on an underutilized and vacant city block at 59th and Market streets.
    http://www.phillytrib.com

4 days ago

Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone...

Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone there!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Upcoming event in March; hope to see everyone there!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

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  • Let's Get Seated!

    Ms. H. is asking for $1223.44:
    My students need tables to sit at during the school day!
    Andrew Hamilton Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market

New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market

...square foot hub which will be built on a 1.5 acre vacant site at 5901 Market Street, half a block from the 60th and Market Street El stop (see rendering...

    New retail/community services complex breaks ground near 60th and Market
    A new retail and community services complex is coming to West Philadelphia's Haddington-Cobbs Creek neighborhood.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

5 days ago

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  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM

    311 S 58TH ST Issued February 14, 2018 Comment

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      6000 Block Market St. February 5, 2018 @ 5:06 p.m. Comment

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

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

    311 S 58TH ST Issued February 13, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    AHVAC PERMIT - DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES - FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS. INSTALL 80% GAS FIRED 60,000 BTU.

    233 S ALDEN ST Issued February 13, 2018 Comment

Feb 14

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

h/t to our friends Kingsessing Roadrunners & Friends for sharing this handy list of legal services offered around the city.

    Hannah Dickey
    Hey fellow Philadelphians... I love seeing all these resources posted on here. I wanted to share some resource guides that I've made for a program I help run at Drexel called UConnect at the...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 14

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Dr. Bernett L Jo...

Please attend this free info session on trauma hosted by our friends at Dr. Bernett L Johnson Jr. Sayre Health Center on Feb. 26th.

    Introduction to Trauma with theVillage
    More than 25% of American Youth experience a serious traumatic event by their 16th Birthday. Join theVillage and Sayre Health Center for discussion about...
    https://www.facebook.com

Feb 13

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    The Philly Black History Syllabus: 13 must-read books to understand our city
    Philly has made a lot of black history. Nearly 690,000 African Americans live in the city. And so, with this large and longstanding community, there's no shortage of institutions to honor and stars to remember during Black History Month. So if you wanted to get a strong grasp of this history, what books should you read?
    https://billypenn.com

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