32 hours ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NFPA 13R SYSTEM FOR A MULTIFAMILY DWELLING. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM SERVICED BY A TWO INCH SERVICE LINE WITH A BACKFLOW PREVENTER ASSEMBLY. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM TO BE INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R STANDARD.

    42 S 44TH ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    4223 FILBERT ST Issued June 20, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    EXTEND 200AMP SERVICE TO ROOF.INSTALL 200AMP PANEL,TRANSFER SWITCHES AND GENERATOR PLUG AND INSTALL 100AMP CIRCUIT TO T-MOBILE EQUIPMENT CABINET PER 2008 NEC (CELL SITE)

    4401 HOLDEN ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE DOCUMENTATION OF CREATION OF TWO (2) TENANT SPACES ON PARTIAL 1ST FLOOR. SPACE # 4508 - EXISTING SIT DOWN RESTAURANT, SPACE # 4510 - EXISTING TATTOO PARLOR AND EIGHTEEN (18) FAMILY DWELLING (MULTI-FAMILY DWELLING) FROM PARTIAL 1ST FLOOR TO 4TH FLOORS IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. FOR THE CREATION OF EASEMENT BETWEEN THE FOLLOWING PROPERTIES: 4500-02, 4504-06 AND 4508-10 WALNUT STREET (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION). NO SIGN ON THIS PERMIT.

    4508-10 WALNUT ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    AMEND BLDG PRMT# 826041 FOR A CHANGE IN THE TOTAL NUMBER OF DWELLING UNITS FROM FOUR (4) TO THREE (3) ALONGSIDE CHANGE IN LAYOUT OF BUILDING INTERIOR PER APPROVED PLANS; NO OTHER CHANGE PERMITTED HEREIN & BUILDING TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED.

    237 S 45TH ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
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42 hours ago

In Pennsylvania, the federal government is ho...

In Pennsylvania, the federal government is housing 50 child immigrants in Pittsburgh as part of its “zero-tolerance” policy. They are being housed at the Holy Family Institute in Emsworth, a Catholic social services organization, which is under contract with the Office of Refugee Resettlement under the Department of Health and Human Services. The children, who are between the ages of four and 17, are from countries including Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador. http://philadelphiafreepress.com/attorney-general-shapiro-to-file-lawsuit-challenging-trump-administrations-p7346-1.htm

    Attorney General Shapiro to File Lawsuit Challenging Trump Administration's Family Separation Policy
    The lawsuit will allege that the administration's family separation policy violates the fundamental due process rights of parents to be together with their children, as well as other constitutional and statutory claims.
    http://philadelphiafreepress.com

44 hours ago

“Young children who experience homelessness a...

“Young children who experience homelessness are less likely to be ready for kindergarten and face challenges managing stress and emotions, cognitive development and social skills. Being enrolled in early education can help them prepare them for school success, manage trauma and build resilience.” http://ucreview.com/peoples-emergency-center-celebrates-new-early-education-grant-p7849-1.htm

    People's Emergency Center celebrates new early education grant
    The grant will enable the center's Building Early Links for Learning, or BELL, program.
    http://ucreview.com

47 hours ago

"Over the decades of his service, Mr. Douglas...

"Over the decades of his service, Mr. Douglas has remained a great influence and encourager of generations of Americans. From children striving to attain Olympic glory, to young people toiling to climb the corporate ladder, his example shines true.” - Rep. Vanessa Lowery Brown http://ucreview.com/vanessa-lowvery-brown-honors-oldest-living-africanamerican-olympic-medalis-p7847-1.htm

    Vanessa Lowvery Brown honors oldest living African-American Olympic medalist
    Herbert P. "Herb" Douglas Jr. is the oldest living African-American Olympic medalist.
    http://ucreview.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fel...

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race in America. Monday June 25th at 5:30pm.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

"Today, I want to extend another prayer to my...

"Today, I want to extend another prayer to my good friend, Paul “Earthquake” Moore. I hope God continues to protect him and save him. I hope God takes away all the cancer and allow Paul Moore to continue to live a long and spiritual life." - Napolean Kingcade on his visit to friend and former boxer Paul "Earthquake" Moore during Moore's battle against cancer. http://ucreview.com/paul-earthquake-moore-fights-the-toughest-battle-of-his-life-p7848-1.htm

    Paul "Earthquake" Moore fights the toughest battle of his life
    A look at boxer and community leader Paul "Earthquake" Moore's battle with cancer
    http://ucreview.com

2 days ago

New residential building proposed for vacant lot near 44th and Walnut

New residential building proposed for vacant lot near 44th and Walnut

It looks like the empty lot at 224 S. 44th Street sitting between two row homes just south of Walnut will not be empty much longer...

    New residential building proposed for vacant lot near 44th and Walnut
    It looks like the empty lot at 224 S. 44th Street sitting between two row homes just south of Walnut will not be empty much longer. A request has been submitted to the City's Zoning Board of Adjustment by the owners to obtain a permit for construction of a four-unit residential building.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

2 days ago

"Every time I went to the Barnes I was fascin...

"Every time I went to the Barnes I was fascinated by ‘The Postman.’ At first, I thought it was because the eyes were so hypnotic. Then I realized it had to to do with Van Gogh portraying his inner being ... Baraba has the same kind, warm, funny outgoing, inner strength that’s incredible." http://ucreview.com/the-eyes-have-it-the-story-behind-artist-eric-goldbergs-upcoming-barne-p7850-1.htm The Barnes Foundation

    The "Eyes" Have It: The story behind artist Eric Goldberg's upcoming Barnes residency
    Etcher and painter Eric Golberg used his own mail carrier for a recreation of Van Goh's "The Postman."
    http://ucreview.com

3 days ago

Nom Nom Bowl is getting attention! Next time ...

Nom Nom Bowl is getting attention! Next time you're here at IHouse, make sure to try some quick and delicious Japanese food.

    New Japanese spot Nom Nom Bowl opens its doors in University City
    Hungry? A new neighborhood Japanese spot has you covered. Located at 3701 Chestnut St. in University City, the newcomer is called Nom Nom Bowl. On its Facebook page, the casual restaurant says it's serving up mazemen (no broth ramen), poke and salad bowls "crafted with love."
    http://6abc.com

4 days ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND BUILDING PERMIT AP 793157. ORIGINAL EXAMINER FREDRICK MARSHALL. LOCATE ELEVATOR MACHINE ROOM IN CELLAR. ADD UTILITY ROOM TO CELLAR. REVISE LAUNDRY ROOMS, REVISE BATHROOM DOORS. REVISE FACADE APPEARANCE. NO CHANG OF COST IN CONSTRUCTION.

    4210-16 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- IN ACCORDANCE WITH CODE BULLETIN PM-1801, A PA PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER IS REQUIRED TO MONITOR REPAIRS MADE UNDER THIS PERMIT. THE ENGINEER MUST SUBMIT A SEALED STATEMENT TO THE DEPARTMENT CONFIRMING THAT THE STRUCTURE IS IN SOUND CONDITION AT COMPLETION."FOR REPLACEMENT OF LINTERLS AND REBUILD SMALL PRORTION OF WALL BETWEEN WINDOWS TO RESOLVE CASE 553768 AS PER ENGINEER REPORT. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE 553768.

    4251 WALNUT ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOUDATION ONLY APPLICATION. NEW CONSTRUCTION OF 5 STORY BUILDING WITH BASEMENT AND SUB BASEMENT FOR USE AS 96 DWELLING UNITS AND 29 ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES IN AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE.

    4200-12 LUDLOW ST Issued June 15, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

4 days ago

International House Philadelphia updated thei...

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia updated their profile picture.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

International House Philadelphia added 3 new ...

Japanese director Umetsugu Inoue (1923–2010) made movies in a variety of genres, but his musicals set him apart. During the month of July, Lightbox Film Center is screening four of his best. July 12: bit.ly/StormyMan July 13: bit.ly/Inoue_TheWinner July 14: bit.ly/GreenMusicBox July 14: bit.ly/EagleAndHawk

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia added a new photo.
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4 days ago

A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries

2 N. 42nd St.

33 S 40th St.

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446 S 52nd St.

5609 Walnut St.

6101 Ridge Ave.

2101 N 59th St.

2313 E. Venango St.

700 E. Hunting Park Ave.

1500 N. Peach St.

4000 Monument Rd

5 E. Highland Ave.

3535 Market St.

5243 Rising Sun Ave.

1633 Orthodox St.

3400 Lancaster Ave.

12 N 60th St. 19139

2101 Gould St.

7155 Germantown Ave.

17 N 3rd. St.

407 E Penn St.

132 S 20th St.

5946 Germantown Ave.

2842 Saint Vincent

3300 Henry Ave. Frnt #5

4352 Wayne Ave.

6108 Germantown Ave.

    A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries
    A gnawed bag of raw poultry with mouse feces on the package in a walk-in cooler is just gross. Knowing there could be meat particles on the ceiling will have me looking up from now on. And, the person in charge at another restaurant placed his hand inside a rice container after handling a container with mice droppings....ick.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

Another year flies by. Congrats to the newly ...

Another year flies by. Congrats to the newly elected 2018-2019 PVCA Board.

    Powelton Village
    Another year flies by. Congrats to the newly elected 2018-2019 PVCA Board.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

The Penn Museum's Summer Nights concert serie...

The Penn Museum's Summer Nights concert series returns this Wednesday!

    P.M. @ Penn Museum
    Join us at the Penn Museum for regional and cultural concerts and performances through out the year.
    https://www.penn.museum

6 days ago

6 days ago

Check out what we have going on this week

Check out what we have going on this week

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Check out what we have going on this week
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Jun 15

The Woodlands posted 3 photos.

THANK YOU to everyone that came out to our benefit to support us last night. It was a perfect evening. 🙌🏛🌿❤️ (📷 @ryan_collerd ) #grateful #woodlandsphila #woodlandscemetery #woodlandsbenefit2018 #gardenpartyoftheyear #weloveoursupporters #phillyvenue #prettiestplace @ The Woodlands, Pennsylvania

    The Woodlands
    The Woodlands added a new photo.
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Jun 15

The Woodlands shared Philadelphia Orchard Pro...

Join us on Monday for Mulberry Madness with Philadelphia Orchard Project- more details here! https://www.phillyorchards.org/civicrm/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm/event/info&reset=1&id=186

    Philadelphia Orchard Project
    Join us next Monday, for #mulberrymadness! We will be harvesting mulberries at The Woodlands from 4pm-5:30pm. http://ow.ly/ipYQ30kw32o
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 15

Today's the day, students! Submit those Gary ...

Today's the day, students! Submit those Gary Bronson Memorial Scholarship applications today by 5:00pm sharp! http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org/scholarship/

    Scholarship Committee
    Established in 1988, the mission of the Cedar Park Neighbors Scholarship Committee is to recognize and encourage young adults living in the Cedar Park neighborhood of West Philadelphia who are committed to pursuing higher education and provide them with both mentorship and financial support to help them be successful in their post-secondary endeavors.
    http://www.cedarparkneighbors.org

Jun 14

International House Philadelphia shared Phila...

On June 20th meet at City Hall to celebrate and honor the contributions of Philadelphia's refugees to our city. The first half of this family-friendly event includes crafts and music, followed by the Philadelphia premiere of This is Home: A Refugee Story, fresh off its premiere at Sundance 2018. https://www.facebook.com/events/2022242087851156/

    Philadelphia World Refugee Day
    Join the Philadelphia Regional Refugee Provider's Collaborative, the City of Philadelphia's Office of Immigrant Affairs and Mayor Kenney for a celebration to honor and highlight the stories and...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 14

Jun 14

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP & FAI PA20181572124 "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"

    4236 CHESTNUT ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

Jun 13

Plants are in place, the weather forecast is ...

Plants are in place, the weather forecast is perfect, and we have some of the best food and drink in town lined up. 🌿🌱🏛🍷👻 a great night out, and a great way to support one of Philadelphia’s great spaces. Link to more info and ticket details: www.woodlandsphila.org/benefit2018

    The Woodlands
    Plants are in place, the weather forecast is perfect, and we have some of the best food and drink in town lined up. 🌿🌱🏛🍷👻 a great night out, and a great way to support one of Philadelphia's great...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 13

The Clark Park Music and Arts Festival return...

The Clark Park Music and Arts Festival returns this Saturday.

    Clark Park Music and Arts Festival on Saturday June 16th, 2018
    Visit the post for more.
    http://clarkparkfest.wordpress.com

Jun 13

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fel...

Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race in America. Monday June 25th at 5:30pm.

    Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships
    Join Drexel's visiting Mandela Washington Fellows as well as members of the Drexel and neighborhood community here at the Dornsife Center for a moderated discussion centered around the topic of Race...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 13

University City District added 6 new photos.

We had a blast at last week's Dollar Stroll and thought we'd share some photos with you taken by photographer Lora Reehling. Save the date for when the Stroll returns on September 13th!

    University City District
    University City District added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 13

International House Philadelphia shared Antoi...

Today, here at IHouse! Take a look at work by students in Digital Media at Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts & Design at Drexel University. https://business.facebook.com/DrexelWestphalCollege/posts/1946834415326894

    Digital Media Showcase 2018
    Date: Wednesday, June 13 Time: Showcase 2pm-4pm Expo 4pm-6pm Location: International House Ibrahim Theater 3701 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA Get ready for an impressive presentation of senior projects and graduate research at the Digital Media 2017 Showcase & Exhibition Wednesday, June 13 at the International House (3701 Chestnut St.).
    http://digm.drexel.edu

Jun 12

Foobooz breaks down the top farm-to-table res...

Foobooz breaks down the top farm-to-table restaurants in Philadelphia. Can you guess which two University City spots made the list?

    Welcome | Philadelphia Magazine
    https://www.phillymag.com

Jun 12

Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they creat...

Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they create a pocket park of culture and community at 40th Street between Chestnut & Ludlow St. They are seeking community input for the design and programming of the park to be reflective of West Philly’s diversity and history. Come join them tonight and tell them about what YOU would like to see in this new park space.

    University City District
    Join Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture as they create a pocket park of culture and community at 40th Street between Chestnut & Ludlow St. They are seeking community input for the design and programming of...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 12

International House Philadelphia shared their...

Know anyone who needs a place for the summer? IHouse has availability! Great location, great community, and flexible leases. #summer #summerhousing #summerinternship #summerprogram #internship #shortlease #flexible #housing #universitycity #upenn #drexel #studenthousing #student #international #philadelphia #philly #room #privateroom

    International House Philadelphia
    International House Philadelphia added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 11

University City District shared West Philadel...

Don't miss this job training opportunity from our West Philadelphia Skills Initiative!

    Opportunities for Job Seekers
    Who should apply? Caring and motivated individuals who have professional experience working with children. What is WPSI? The West Philadelphia Skills Initiative is a training program which connects you to the tools, behaviors and supports you need to build a career that can change your life, your family and your community.
    https://www.universitycity.org

Jun 11

As a reminder buses are replacing trolleys al...

As a reminder buses are replacing trolleys along Route 13 until June 15th.

    Buses to replace SEPTA Route 13 Trolley for a week beginning this Friday
    SEPTA will conduct a track renewal project on a portion of its Route 13 trolley line from June 8 - June 15, 2018. The project will take place on Chester Avenue between 65th and 66th Streets, on the eastbound and westbound tracks.
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

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