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24 hours ago

We had a great clean up today at the playgrou...

We had a great clean up today at the playground. Thanks also to the Hameen family, Mona, Angela M, David and Yvette for picking up litter along 75th street and at the playground.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    We had a great clean up today at the playground. Thanks also to the Hameen family, Mona, Angela M, David and Yvette for picking up litter along 75th street and at the playground.
    https://www.facebook.com

27 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association was live.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association was live.
    http://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Solarize Philly will be at our June meeting s...

Solarize Philly will be at our June meeting so make sure you are in attendance so you can learn how you can utilize solar energy to lower your bills.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Solarize Philly will be at our June meeting so make sure you are in attendance so you can learn how you can utilize solar energy to lower your bills.
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

2 days ago

Hello My name is Marc Reason. I have purposel...

Hello My name is Marc Reason. I have purposely stayed out of the food truck issue because I believed and still believe it is a block issue. I believe the residents voices should be heard. Since social media campaigns have been started and news paper articles have suggested that people that look like each other are trying to keep one group from conducting a mobile business, I felt the need to speak out. From Philly Voice Article License and Inspection quote - "UPDATE: Several hours after this story was published, L&I responded to an earlier request for comment. Department spokeswoman Karen Guss said the truck "still has valid licenses and can operate anywhere in Philadelphia that is not expressly restricted." "The Platters operators’ license was not a license to vend right outside of their barber shop. The license was not for any one location," she said, noting that there is some level of community opposition to the truck. "There would have been no reason for L&I to know that that specific location is what those guys had in mind." I DON'T WANT A FOOD TRUCK ON MY BLOCK JUST LIKE THE RESIDENTS ON DREXEL RD DON'T WANT ONE ON THEIR BLOCK. TRYING TO INTIMIDATE RESIDENTS IS SAD AND DISGUSTING ESPECIALLY COMING FROM PEOPLE THAT DO NOT LIVE IN OVERBROOK PARK. SO AGAIN I MARC A. REASON SUPPORT MY COMMUNITY, MY NEIGHBORS AND THAT DOESN'T MAKE ME ANTI- BUSINESS, ANTI YOUNG BLACK MALES IT JUST MAKES ME A GOOD NEIGHBOR. I STAND WITH DREXEL ROAD RESIDENTS. SINCERELY, MARC A REASON

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association is feeling c...

Thank you neighbors for coming out to tonight's zoning meeting. The neighbors voted against the application for the proposed use of a property as a personal care home on Kimberly Dr.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Thank you neighbors for coming out to tonight's zoning meeting. The neighbors voted against the application for the proposed use of a property as a personal care home on Kimberly Dr.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Picking up litter and debris is everyone’s re...

Picking up litter and debris is everyone’s responsibility, start with your house and go from there.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Picking up litter and debris is everyone's responsibility, start with your house and go from there.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100AMP SERVICE AND REWIRE SFD WITH OUTLETS,LIGHTS,SWITCHES,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    5841 MASTER ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

Hey all the Overbrook Park gardeners https:/...

Hey all the Overbrook Park gardeners https://phsonline.org/ggcontest

    Gardening and Greening Contest | Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
    PHS celebrates the accomplishments of gardeners in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware with the PHS Gardening and Greening Contest. This contest invites backyard gardeners, community gardeners, and anyone passionate about greening our public spaces to enter. Winners will be selected in each category and invited to a special awards ceremony.
    https://phsonline.org

5 days ago

5 days ago

Summer camp at Rose Playground in Overbrook P...

Summer camp at Rose Playground in Overbrook Park

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Summer camp at Rose Playground in Overbrook Park
    https://www.facebook.com

May 19

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STANDARD ALTERATIONS - 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. WORK TO INCLUDE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF PLASTER/GYPSUM WALLBOARD OF EXISTING CEILINGS AND WALLS, 1 KITCHEN, 1 BATHROOM, HARDWOOD FLOORS, GWB TAPED & FINISHED, INTERIOR DOORS, EXTERIOR DOORS AND 6 WINDOWS WITH NO CHANGE IN SIZE OR LOCATION, PAINTING THROUGHOUT AS PER THE ATTACHED STANDARD. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC. CALL INSPECTOR AT DISTRICT OFFICE AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO STARTING WORK.

    1621 N REDFIELD ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARDS ALTERATIONS- 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.

    5841 MASTER ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

May 18

May 17

Small business opportunities in Overbrook Par...

Small business opportunities in Overbrook Park - Retail space available http://www.loopnet.com/Listing/7586-7598-Haverford-Ave-Philadelphia-PA/11848546/

May 17

Rose playground park clean up postponed to 5/...

Rose playground park clean up postponed to 5/26 due to rain

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Rose playground park clean up postponed to 5/26 due to rain
    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

  • USE PERMIT

    APPLICATION IS FOR A MULTI FAMILY (3 UNITS) HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITHIN AN EXISITING ATTACHED STRUCTURE

    6017 LANSDOWNE AVE Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 17

May 16

The weather doesn't look great for Saturday. ...

The weather doesn't look great for Saturday. If we postpone the clean up to May 26th we will let you know.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    The weather doesn't look great for Saturday. If we postpone the clean up to May 26th we will let you know.
    https://www.facebook.com

May 15

Results for the 34th Ward can be found here. ...

Results for the 34th Ward can be found here. Find out who your elected Committee people are http://filter.phillyelectionresults.com/Comprehensive.aspx

    Comprehensive Results
    May 15, 2018 General Primary & Special Election Philadelphia County Unofficial Results
    http://filter.phillyelectionresults.com

May 15

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Tusti...

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation job opportunities | Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Information about seasonal jobs with Philadelphia Parks & Recreation.
    https://beta.phila.gov

May 15

After you have voted take a second to log it ...

After you have voted take a second to log it to help Sixty-Six Wards track voting across the city https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf1FJLp5faWvEDQBuO2cxdt0YQ6hemulKl3DZDLoD6v5eN6tA/viewform

    Sixty-Six Wards Election Day Tracker
    Help sixtysixwards.com track Philadelphia election turnout in real time! When you vote, just record what voter number of the day you are for your division (you'll be able to see that number when you sign in). Then fill it in here! You can track the live results at https://jtannen.github.io/election_tracker.html and see full election day analysis at sixtysixwards.com.
    http://docs.google.com

May 15

Please sign up to help us out at Rose Playgro...

Please sign up to help us out at Rose Playground for Love Your Park Week https://loveyourpark.org/events/category/service-day/volunteers-needed/

    Volunteers Needed Archives - Love Your Park Week
    Come out and give the Cresheim Trail some TLC while learning about this exciting project tucked into a hidden corner of the Wissahickon Valley in Fairmount Park. The trail is...
    https://loveyourpark.org

May 15

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Commi...

    May 15, 2018 Voter Experience Survey
    Web survey powered by SurveyMonkey.com. Create your own online survey now with SurveyMonkey's expert certified FREE templates.
    https://www.surveymonkey.com

May 15

Please get out and vote, polls open until 8pm...

Please get out and vote, polls open until 8pm

    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Phila...

Support the PDAC of the 19th District

    Philadelphia's 19th Police District Advisory Council
    Yo, We got FRIED FISH!! Fresh and HOT... Come on, ...you know you want some...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Commi...

    Committee of Seventy
    ALL voters in Philadelphia can vote "Yes" or "No" on three ballot questions to appear on the May 15 election. Each question, if approved by a majority of voters, would amend the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter, the body of the law describing the construction of City government (e.g.
    https://seventy.org

May 13

Find a walk !

Find a walk !

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Find a walk !
    https://www.facebook.com

May 13

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP SERVICE, 3-WAY CIRCUIT, DEDICATED GFCI BATHROOM, 3-BEDROOM CKTS BEDROOM LIGHT CKTS, 2-10YR BATTERY SMOKES & 1-120V SMOKE DETECTOR FISHING ONLY AS PER NEC 2008 WEST DISTRICT

    5787 DUNLAP ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

May 11

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Overb...

    Overbrook West Neighbors
    Tomorrow, Saturday, May 12. 10 am to 2 pm GIANT Food Stores, Wynnewood
    https://www.facebook.com

May 11

  • ZONING PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DECKS - FOR NEW DECKS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING WITH ACCESSORY EGRESS DOOR UNDER EXISTING WINDOW LINTEL AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    5788 DUNLAP ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DECKS - FOR NEW DECKS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING WITH ACCESSORY EGRESS DOOR UNDER EXISTING WINDOW LINTEL AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    5777 DUNLAP ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DECKS - FOR NEW DECKS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING WITH ACCESSORY EGRESS DOOR UNDER EXISTING WINDOW LINTEL AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    5788 DUNLAP ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DECKS - FOR NEW DECKS ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING WITH ACCESSORY EGRESS DOOR UNDER EXISTING WINDOW LINTEL AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    5777 DUNLAP ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 11

May 10

Overbrook Park Civic Association added 6 new ...

Thank you Amy Sullivan - Greaterphillyhomes and Leonard Tehrani for choosing Rose Playground for Keller Williams Red Day. The park looks amazing

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

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