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31 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared PHL Council's po...

    Jim Gardner honored by Philadelphia City Council
    Our own Action News anchor Jim Gardner was honored Thursday for his decades of hard work here at 6abc. The Philadelphia City Council recognized Jim for his forty years of outstanding television journalism. He received a council proclamation and a Liberty Bell Award.
    http://6abc.com

44 hours ago

44 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE EXISTING ROOF SYSTEM; INSTALL NEW MODIFIED HOT ROOF. (SFD)

    5747 WALTON AVE Issued December 7, 2017 Comment

2 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STANDARDS 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.

    5832 DELANCEY ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

Tomorrow.

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3 days ago

Fire damages home in West Philadelphia

Fire moved quickly through a home on the 5800 block of Rodman Street in West Philadelphia.

    Fire damages home in West Philadelphia
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW BREAKING NEWS Dashcam catches fireball streaking through NJ sky TOP VIDEOS BREAKING NEWS Dashcam catches fireball streaking through NJ sky Fire moved quickly through a home on the 5800 block of Rodman Street in West Philadelphia. The call came into firefighters around 5:30 a.m. Thursday.
    http://6abc.com

3 days ago

Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs ...

Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Saturday December 16th.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Youth Wellness Fair at Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library Saturday December 16th.
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Box 4146 58 & Hazel Av AOI: 5800 Rodman St 2s...

Box 4146 58 & Hazel Av AOI: 5800 Rodman St 2s dwg 15x40 2 and 2 in service Fire Under Control.

    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

4 days ago

As new members of the Philadelphia Crosstown ...

As new members of the Philadelphia Crosstown Coalition Cobbs Creek Neighbors co-signed a petition asking that the review period for the Inclusionary Housing Bill (#170678) be extended so civic association and other RCO members "can have the time to digest its implications for our neighborhoods", after petitioning the Rules Committee the bill unfortunately passed without a recommendation and without a suspension of the rules but this means we can come up with some alternatives or amendments in the new year. The bill, introduced by Councilwoman María Quiñones-Sánchez, "was touted as the antidote that would help neutralize gentrification" however the Coalition had some concerns about some of the language of the bill. In an effort to keep you, our neighbors, in the loop we wanted to share some articles about this bill and the review process for your review. We will share links in the comments, please read them at your leisure and feel free to comment with any questions or concerns. We'd love to have a dialogue about this process and what it means for affordable housing in our community. Article links in comments.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared CityLights Netwo...

This Saturday at The Common Place the annual vigil for murder victims in Philadelphia will be held at 9am.

    Annual Vigil for Murder Victims
    Each year on the 2nd Saturday in December, we gather at the site of every murder in SW Philadelphia, lay a flower in memory of the deceased, and pray for...
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EZ PLUMBING PERMIT REPLACE 5" CURB TRAP TO MAIN IN STREET TO 5" LAT WITH FAI AS PER THE 2004 PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE

    5850 WALTON AVE Issued December 4, 2017 Comment

4 days ago

5 days ago

Kathryn M. Battle, 57, soothed families of murder victims

Services: 11 a.m. Saturday at Fifty-Ninth Street Baptist Church, 315 S. 59th St. Friends may call at 8 a.m. Burial will be in Fernwood Cemetery.

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

After a stint as an undercover narcotics officer, she transferred to the 12th District, at 65th Street and Woodland Avenue, to work with crime victims’ families.

5 days ago

Check out our updated December Calendar and s...

Check out our updated December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our updated December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch!
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

GENTRIFICATION

Stop it now. I believe you have done enough to hurt the African Americans homeowners by restoring/renovating, or buying property and charging and exorbitant amount to rent or purchase said property. You have medical buildings everywhere throughout the city, and i for one see exactly what you are doing. You have no shame or equality built in our your method(s).

5 days ago

6 days ago

Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day o...

Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day of Service 2018.

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Kazar speaking about Martin Luther King Day of Service 2018.
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwate...

Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwater plan for Cobbs Creek

    Cobbs Creek Neighbors
    Dan updating us on Water Department Stormwater plan for Cobbs Creek
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 03

Jordan Hicks of the Philadelphia Eagles will ...

Jordan Hicks of the Philadelphia Eagles will join The National Youth Foundation to honor the 2017 Student Book Scholar winners William C. Bryant Elementary School in West Philadelphia, 6001 Cedar Ave Monday, December 4 at 10 a.m. The National Youth Foundation is dedicated to enriching the lives of children through creative educational programming. Our mission is to promote tolerance and equality while helping young students develop their literary skills through academic and team building projects.

    Home - National Youth Foundation
    The National Youth Foundation has three core programs. First, collaborating with professional athletes from the NFL and the NBA, the National Youth Foundation administers the Student Book Scholars team writing contest. Second, we created the Amazing Women's Edition competition for students to share stories of heroines in their communities.
    http://www.nationalyouthfoundation.org

Dec 03

Dec 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE 100AMP PANEL ONLY WITH NO WIRING OF BUILDING OR DEVICES ON AN EXISTING 100AMP SERVICE AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    5907 PINE ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 28 RECEPTS, 10 GFCI, 10 SB SWITCHES, 6-3 WAY SWITCHES, 16 LIGHTS, 2 FANS, 3 SMOKE DETECTORS, 3 CO SMOKE DETECTORS AND COMPLETE 100AMP SERVICE AS PER NEC 2008 WEST DISTRICT

    528 S SALFORD ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment

Dec 01

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Blanche A. Nixon...

Blanche A Nixon Cobbs Creek Library December calendar

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 01

Check out our December Calendar and see what ...

Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!

    Blanche A. Nixon/Cobbs Creek Library
    Check out our December Calendar and see what we are doing here at your Nixon/Cobbs Branch! There may be updates, so please keep following us...THANKS!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

Dec 01

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