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Nov 14

We're proud to sponsor the Bread & Roses Comm...

We're proud to sponsor the Bread & Roses Community Fund "Tribute to Change" event. Congratulations to the honorees - community organizers who have made outstanding contributions to social change and strengthened leadership of resistance movements.

    Tribute to Change: 40 Years of Resistance
    Bread & Roses Community Fund will be celebrating our 40th anniversary at the Tribute to Change on Tuesday, November 14, 2017 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts located at 128 N Broad St in Philadelphia. Please join us!
    http://breadrosesfund.org

Nov 05

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Nov 04

The community alert sirens are tested at noon...

The community alert sirens are tested at noon on the first Saturday of each month. Did you hear them today? WHAT to DO IF YOU HEAR THE COMMUNITY ALERT SIRENS AT OTHER TIMES: The following information regarding the Community Alert Siren System is intended for residents and businesses in South and Southwest Philadelphia nearest the refinery to advise everyone what to do when the sirens sound. The sirens are tested on the first Saturday of each month at noon for 30 seconds. In the event of a real emergency, the siren sounds continuously for three minutes. Residents are advised to follow Shelter-in-Place advisories whenever the sirens sound. The Shelter-in-Place information below will guide you and your family about what precautions to take in the unlikely event of a release from the refining complex or from a rail or truck accident anywhere in the community. We hope that you will find the information useful, and that you will share it with your family, friends and neighbors. 1) DO NOT PANIC BUT GO INSIDE IMMEDIATELY. 2) CLOSE ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS. 3) TURN OFF VENTILATION SYSTEM. 4) GO TO AN EASILY SEALED ROOM AND STAY THERE. 5) TUNE RADIO TO KYW 1060 (AM) FOR INSTRUCTIONS. 6) WAIT FOR THE "ALL CLEAR" BROADCAST. There are currently 11 sirens located throughout South and Southwest Philadelphia. Pepper Middle School, 82nd and Lyons Eastwick Library, Island Ave. & Lindbergh Finnegan's Playground, 70th and Grovers Connell Park, 65th & Grays Bartram's Village, 56th and Lindbergh Recreation Center, 48th & Woodland Fire House, 32nd and Grays Ferry JFK Annex, 25th & Morris Passyunk Library, 20th and Shunk FDR Park, 20th and Pattison PES Refining Complex, 28th & Passyunk If you SEE, HEAR, or SMELL something you think is coming from the refining complex, contact the PES Communications Center at 215-339-2286.

    Home - Southwest CDC
    Improving lives in Southwest Philadelphia through economic development and social services, including employment, housing, education, and other services.
    http://southwestcdc.org

Nov 03

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Nov 01

Oct 29

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF 22-ROOF MOUNTED SOLAR PANELS 7.60KW AC/19.60KW DC AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    8043 CHELWYNDE AVE Issued October 26, 2017 Comment

Oct 25

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A 6.16KW PV SYSTEM WITH 22 ROOF MOUNTED SOLAR MODULES

    8033 CHELWYNDE AVE Issued October 23, 2017 Comment

Oct 21

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A 6.16KW DC/7.6K AC PV SYSTEM WITH 22 ROOF MOUNTED SOLAR MODULE AS PER 2008 NEC (WEST DISTRICT)

    8029 POMPEY PL Issued October 19, 2017 Comment

Oct 14

Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Oct. 13-15

8601 Lindbergh Blvd

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800 E. Lancaster Ave

200 N 6th St

    Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Oct. 13-15 - PhillyFun4Kids
    Hooray for the weekend!! There is so much fall and Halloween fun to be had in and around Philly this weekend. Get out and enjoy one of these great fall family events! Blocktober Fest Saturday Oct. 14 12 Noon - 8pm South Street Between Broad and 18th Philadelphia, PA It's South Street West's annual fall ...
    http://www.phillyfun4kids.com

Oct 09

What to do with 200 acres of unused land in Eastwick?

...the neighborhood, in Southwest Philadelphia. Most of those acres — nearly 135, bounded by 84th Street, Lindbergh Boulevard and Mario Lanza Boulevard — were obtained by the City of Philadelphia through a settlement agreement with the company behind...

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8/24 PIDC is offering RFQ for 4601 Market Street

150 N. 6th Street

    Ten months into planning process, Eastwick residents remain wary and divided
    Eastwick's Penrose Elementary School gym was packed and hot on last Wednesday night, and it wasn't because of a game. The school, located on 78th street, just two blocks from Cobbs Creek, was hosting the second public meeting in a 12-month planning process to decide the future of 200 acres of publicly-owned land in the neighborhood, in Southwest Philadelphia.
    http://planphilly.com

Oct 04

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Sep 26

Eastwick Public Planning Meeting, September 27

Eastwick Public Planning Meeting, September 27

    Eastwick Public Planning Meeting, September 27
    All are invited to a public Eastwick Planning Meeting on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, 6:00-8:00 pm, at Penrose Elementary School, 2515 S. 78th Street, Philadelphia PA 19153. Attend and lend YOUR voice to visioning 200 acres of publicly-owned land in Eastwick. This important meeting reviews and recaps information gathered since the planning process launched in...
    http://eastwickfriends.wordpress.com

Sep 25

Events at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge

8601 Lindbergh Blvd

    Events at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge
    Embark on your endeavors over at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum this October for some outdoor fun that you and the family can enjoy! Friday, October 6, Pop-Up Archery will start at 10 a.m. and end at noon.
    http://www.geekadelphia.com

Sep 25

Sep 24

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