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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE AND NEW 200AMP SERVICES ALL NECCESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1227 N FRANKLIN ST Issued December 7, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL WIRE AND NEW 200AMP SERVICES ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NE (TWO FAMILY)

    1227 N FRANKLIN ST Issued December 7, 2017 Comment

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Code Blue in effect as of 7am Saturday. Here's how to help people who are homeless

COMING SOON: 1315 North 8th Street

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1515 Fairmount Avenue - Main Office

COMING SOON: 2415 North Broad Street

    Outreach Coordination Center
    Project HOME's Continuum of Care, our strategy to enable individuals to break the cycle of homelessness by providing housing and services, begins with street outreach.Project HOME's Outreach Coordination Center (OCC), in partnership with the City of Philadelphia and other service providers, coordinates outreach to people living on the streets of Philadelphia.
    https://projecthome.org

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Construction Begins On Philly’s First LGBT-Friendly Housing For Homeless

The 36,547 sq. ft. building at 1315 N. 8th Street, set to open in a year, is funded by city and state agencies along with private partners.

    Construction Begins On Philly's First LGBT-Friendly Housing For Homeless
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - In North Philadelphia, they're ripping up a parking lot to put up what could be paradise for a particular group of homeless young adults. There was a groundbreaking Wednesday for an apartment building along 8th and Thompson Streets.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

4 days ago

New Housing for LGBTQ Homeless Youths

Project HOME’s Gloria Cassarez Residence at 1315 N. 8th Street will be home to homeless LGBTQ teens. NBC10's Pamela Osborne has more on the...

    New Housing for LGBTQ Homeless Youths
    Project HOME's Gloria Cassarez Residence at 1315 N. 8th Street will be home to homeless LGBTQ teens. NBC10's Pamela Osborne has more on the project.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Pennsylvania’s first LGBTQ housing for young adults breaks ground in North Philly

Officials celebrated the start of construction with a ceremonial groundbreaking Wednesday morning at 1315 N. 8th Street. Spearheaded by Project HOME and funded by MPOWER, the first phase of the $13.5...

    Pennsylvania's first LGBTQ housing for young adults breaks ground in North Philly
    Construction has officially begun on the first LGBTQ housing project of its kind in Pennsylvania, the Gloria Casarez Residence in North Philly. Officials celebrated the start of construction with a ceremonial groundbreaking Wednesday morning at 1315 N. 8th Street.
    https://philly.curbed.com

4 days ago

We'll be gathering at 1315 N. 8th St. this mo...

We'll be gathering at 1315 N. 8th St. this morning to officially break ground on our newest building, the Gloria Casarez Residence, which will include 30 one-bedroom units of affordable housing targeted to young adults (age 18-23) who are homeless, have experienced homelessness, or are at risk of homelessness (including those aging out of foster care), and will be LBGTQ-friendly. For more on Gloria's important legacy, see the Philadelphia Gay News article below. http://bit.ly/2iXRzZK

    Youth residences to be named for late local leader
    Ground will be broken next month on a pioneering youth residence, which will be named for one of the community's own pioneers. Project HOME recently unveiled the name of its new LGBT-friendly youth facility: Gloria Casarez Residence.
    http://www.epgn.com

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Dec 03

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT-INSTALL .060 TPO ROOFING SYSTEM WITH RHINO BONDS

    801 W GIRARD AVE Issued December 1, 2017 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF FOOTINGS AND FOUNDATIONS ONLY AS PER ENCLOSED PLANS.

    1225 N 7TH ST Issued December 1, 2017 Comment

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A 200AMP SERVICE AND COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRING OF SFD WITH RECEPTS SWITCHES FIXTURES SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS PHONE CATV AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008

    926 N MARSHALL ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL WATER AND SEWER SERVICE AS PER THE 2004 PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE.

    1433 N 7TH ST Issued November 30, 2017 Comment

Nov 30

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925

Commercial Robbery 1100 Girard Ave DC 17 22 000951 - Duration: 1:54. 1,436 views

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Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925

Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925

...unknown males entered cell phone stores on the 5900 block of Torresdale Avenue and the 6500 block of Castor Avenue armed with handguns. While inside the suspects demanded money from the cash registers and then...

Robbery Carjacking 5748 Baltimore Ave DC 17 12 079745 - Duration: 2:51. 48,504 views

Commercial Robbery 1551 Washington Ave DC 17 17 032756 - Duration: 3:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 421 views

Commercial Robbery 9001 Frankford Ave DC 17 08 017474 - Duration: 1:38. 1,205 views

Robbery 1300 W Allegheny Ave DC 17 25 079384 - Duration: 1:56. PhiladelphiaPolice 525 views

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Commerical Robbery 1812 W Cheltenham Ave DC 17 14 102024 - Duration: 2:27. 150 views

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Robbery 1245 E Hunting Park Ave DC 17 24 091892 - Duration: 1:03. 519 views

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Robbery 1800 Chelten Ave DC 17 35 034158 - Duration: 1:30. 474 views

Robbery 14101 Bustleton Ave DC 17 07 000111 - Duration: 1:26. PhiladelphiaPolice 3,974 views

    Commercial Robbery 5942 Torresdale Ave DC 17 15 108984 6526 Castor Ave DC 17 02 064925
    The Philadelphia Police Department, Northeast Detective Division is investigating two commercial robberies with the same offenders. On November 15th and 17th 2017, two unknown males entered cell phone stores on the 5900 block of Torresdale Avenue and the 6500 block of Castor Avenue armed with handguns.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Nov 29

Comings & Goings

...the years, the most recent being 9th and Spring Garden streets. The new location, at 954 N. Marshall St., will host spiritual, cultural and educational events, as well as volunteer projects...

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In Old City, United By Blue opened a new flagship store and café at 2nd and Race streets. It is housed in the “Bridge” development project—a 17-story, mixed-use building...

...s spiritual director. TBC has had many homes over the years, the most recent being 9th and Spring Garden streets. The new location, at 954 N. Marshall St., will host spiritual, cultural and educational...

...project involves the creation of a 1.3-acre community park at the corner of 30th and Market streets to be known as Drexel Square...

    Comings & Goings
    News from around town. City's Clean Energy Vision Open for Public Comment On Nov. 14, the city's Office of Sustainability released a long-term vision for reducing carbon emissions 80 percent from 2006 levels by 2050. The plan, "Powering Our Future: A Clean Energy Vision for Philadelphia" is open for
    http://www.gridphilly.com

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING GRD FLR DWELLING UNITS TO INCLUDE THE INSTALLATION OF NEW INTERIOR PARTITION WALLS, RATED EXTERIOR WALL ASSEMBLIES, OPENING PROTECTIVES, AND WALL/FLOOR/CEILING FINISHING. (IEBC 2009, WORK-AREA METHOD, LVL II ALTERATIONS) **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL, AND MECHANICAL.**

    707 W GIRARD AVE Issued November 22, 2017 Comment

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LEVEL II ALTERATIONS WITH PARTIAL CHANGE OF OCCUPANCY TO INCREASE TOTAL NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS TO EIGHT (SIX PREVIOUSLY) AND TO ADD THREE (3) ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES IN THE BASEMENT (ACCESSED VIA MECHANICAL CAR LIFT) AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEE PERMIT 736877 FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION. BUILDING FULLY SPRINKLERED PER NFPA 13. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ANY NEW MEP OR FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

    1438-40 N 7TH ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

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Nov 17

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF DECK AT SECOND FLOOR LEVEL FOR A TWO(2) -FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING FROM SECOND FLOOR THRU FOURTH FLOORS AND VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE AT FIRST FLOOR (USE REGISTRATION PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    1200 N 7TH ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ALL EXTERIOR PLUMBING PA1# 2017-3182559 4 WC, 4 LS, 4 BATH, 1 KS, 1 GB, 1 LB - AS PER 2004 PHILA PLUMBING CODE - "SELF-CERTIFICATION'S ARE NO LONGER PERMITTED" - "ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5 FEET IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPROVED SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPECTION"

    926 N MARSHALL ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

Nov 16

Bankrupt North Philadelphia Health System could continue running Girard Medical Center

With NHS out of the picture, the city will begin talking to what remains of North Philadelphia Health System about a sublease that would keep a remnant of that bankrupt nonprofit in charge at the 801 W. Girard Ave. facility, at least in the short term, Gladstein said.

    Bankrupt North Philadelphia Health System could continue running Girard Medical Center
    After Philadelphia's talks with NHS Human Services failed to produce a contract to run Girard Medical Center, the city said it would use the bankrupt North Philadelphia Health System to keep the facility in business. - Harold Brubaker, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

Nov 16

Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177

Commercial Robbery 1100 Girard Ave DC 16 22 094186 - Duration: 2:27. PhiladelphiaPolice 379 views

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Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177

...the bag, the suspect fled from the store and was last seen south on the 4600 block of Hurley Street, then into an alleyway on the west side of the street. The employee was not...

Assault 2049 S 23rd St DC 17 01 042806 - Duration: 3:26. 220 views

Robbery 4860 N Broad St DC 17 35 058312 - Duration: 1:25. 4,964 views

Theft 5516 N 5th St DC 17 35 026157 - Duration: 2:40. 1,651 views

Aggravated Assault 6757 N 5th St DC 17 35 090484 - Duration: 2:51. 782 views

Commercial Robbery 4001 Kensington Ave DC 17 24 073296 - Duration: 1:35. 1,394 views

Aggravated Assault 501 W Lehigh Ave DC 17 25 096427 - Duration: 2:53. 1,910 views

Commercial Burglary 208 S 13th St DC 17 06 030556 - Duration: 4:14. 3,487 views

Commercial Burglary 2301 E Butler St DC 17 24 019940 - Duration: 4:00. 1,100 views

Commercial Robbery 6300 Wheeler St DC 17 12 037409 - Duration: 2:01. 397 views

Robbery 409 E Wyoming Ave DC 16 25 042573 - Duration: 2:42. 906 views

Commercial Robbery 5800 Rising Sun Ave DC 17 02 024975 - Duration: 2:34. 1,002 views

Commercial Robbery 444 E Wyoming Ave DC 16 25 081775 - Duration: 2:15. PhiladelphiaPolice 946 views

Assault 1172 S 9th St DC 17 03 057190 - Duration: 1:33. PhiladelphiaPolice 763 views

    Commercial Robbery 442 E Wyoming Ave DC 17 25 098177
    On Sunday, November 12, 2017, at 2:22 pm, an unknown black male entered the 215 Express cell phone store. Once inside the suspect immediately jumped over the sales counter pointing a handgun at an employee, a 29 year-old male, forcing him toward the cash register demanding him to place the money inside a black school bag.
    https://www.youtube.com/

Nov 15

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (4) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (MULTI-FAMILY)

    1433 N 7TH ST Issued November 13, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ADDITIONAL WORK IN CONJUNCTION WITH BUILDING PERMIT # 630072 ISSUED APRIL 4, 2016 (RE-ACTIVATED BY DISTRICT OFFICE ON APRIL 18, 2017); UNDERPINNING WORK TO INCLUDE 2'-4" WIDE AND 7'-0" DEEP UNDERPINNING SECTION FOR ~68 LINEAR FEET AT 900-18 TO THE SOUTH AND A 1'-8" WIDE AND 4'-0" DEEP SECTION FOR ~52 LINEAR FEET ALONG 922 TO THE NORTH PER ENGINEER'S PLAN. **SPECIAL INSPECTIONS REQUIRED; REPORTS TO BE FURNISHED TO FIELD INSPECTOR** PROTECTION OF ADJACENT PROPERTIES, RIGHT-OF-WAY AND PEDESTRIANS REQUIRED AT ALL TIMES.

    920 N MARSHALL ST Issued November 13, 2017 Comment

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