1 hour ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

16 hours ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINE FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D.

    2447 AMBER ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    TWO (2) STORY ADDITION AT REAR OF EXISTING TWO (2) STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    2009-11 E FIRTH ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    TWO (2) STORY ADDITION AT REAR OF EXISTING TWO (2) STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    2009-11 E FIRTH ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

One of the best days of the year in our neighborhood!

    PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest
    Highlights from the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest. Photos by Lowell Brown (@photographerbrown) & Napoleon Suarez (@nbs2)
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE (3) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE OF TYPE VB CONSTRUCTION WITH A CELLAR, FRONT BAY AND A ROOF DECK AS PER PLANS.**SEE PERMIT 8568837 FOR PLANS** SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

    2119 E HAGERT ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    COMPLETE REWIRE INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE AND TOTAL REWIRE BLDG INSTALL NEW REWIRE BLDG INSTALL NEW RECEPTACLE SWITCHES LIGHTS SMOKE CO DETECTOR INSTALL NEW GROUNDING SYSTEM AS PER NEC 2008 RUN NEW BRANCH CIRCUITS NOTE AS PER NOTARIZED LETTER, CONTRACTOR DOES NOT HAVE ANY EMPLOYEES

    2427 JASPER ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE TRAP & FAI PA1# 2018-1362463 "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"

    2037 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED THREE STORY BUILDING WITH ROOF DECKS AT THE THIRD STORY LEVEL AND ABOVE THE THIRD STORY. BUILDING TO BE USED AS SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. BUILDING TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED PER NFPA 13D OR BETTER. FOR ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR M.E.P. OR FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK. PREFRABRICATED EXTERIOR SPIRAL STAIR TO BE INSTALLED. *AMENDED PERMIT REQUIRED TO ESTABLISH SPECIAL INSPECTION AGENCY.*

    2121 E HAGERT ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    3STORY SFD WITH ROOF DECK

    2117 E HAGERT ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
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3 days ago

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Chromebooks For Autistic Support

    Mrs. Gallagher is asking for $491.42:
    My students need Chromebooks. I would love to start a google classroom in the upcoming school year and allow students to do do assignments via google docs!
    Henry A Brown Elementary School Comment
  • News and Science

    Mrs. Vazquez is asking for $208.98:
    My students need to learn about current events and science using interactive activities! WE need Scholastic magazines.
    Henry A Brown Elementary School Comment
  • Leveled Library

    Mrs. Gallagher is asking for $631.00:
    My students need a leveled library for our autistic support classroom!
    Henry A Brown Elementary School Comment

5 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    30 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR A 3 FAMILY 3 STORY NEW CONSTRUCTION THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE

    1906 E HAGERT ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION: INTERIOR/EXTERIOR PLUMBING; 3 STORY STRUCTURE; 3 DWELLING UNITS; 7 WATER CLOSETS,7 LAVS,7 TUBS,3 KITCHEN SINKS,3 GARAGE DISPOSALS,3 WASHER BOXES; 1.5 DOMESTIC SERVICE, 4INCH HAUSE DRAIN; 5 INCH CURB TRAP W/FAI; "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"-THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1904 E HAGERT ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

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6 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE, 40 CIRCUIT PANEL, METER, GROUNDING AND INSTALL ALL WIRING THROUGHOUT RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS PHONE & CABLE TV WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2117 E ARIZONA ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE, 40 CIRCUIT PANEL, METER, GROUNDING AND INSTALL ALL WIRING THROUGHOUT RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS PHONE & CABLE TV WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2115 E ARIZONA ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF MECHANICAL SYSTEM TO INCLUDE ROOF TOP UNITS, SUPPLY/EXHAUST DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/DIFFUSERS AND ALL OTHER WORK AS PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL WORK.

    1910-16 E HAGERT ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. FOR THE INSTALLATION OF ONE (1) HEATING AND COOLING UNIT WITH RELATED DUCTWORK AND REGISTERS/DIFFUSERS. *CONDENSER TO BE IN REAR YARD*

    2427 JASPER ST Issued May 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A THREE STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK AND EXTERIOR ACCESS STAIRS. USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2017 E LETTERLY ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
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May 17

At the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby, high school kids take on other amateur engineers in a race to a mud pit

...at Trenton Avenue and Dauphin Street and snakes its way to the finish line at Trenton and Dreer Street. Taco and ice cream vendors will be on hand to refuel spectators. Attendees can also...

12 to 4 p.m. Saturday (rain or shine), Trenton Avenue and Dauphin Street, free, kensingtonkineticarts.org

    At the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby, high school kids take on other amateur engineers in a race to a mud pit
    A shower of sparks exploded from the tip of the welder that 17-year-old Mang Sang was wielding as he touched it to one of the metal gears attached to the Workshop School's mobile structure for the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby. "Can you do the other ones, too?"
    http://www.philly.com

May 17

Show us your... BLOOMS!

Greensgrow Farms and the Star Community News have launched our Annual Spring Garden Competition.

Gardens, stoops, & decks will be judged on Best Overall, the 3 Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), Most Beneficial and Best Representation of the River Wards.

Winners will receive a Greensgrow Gift Card and be featured in the Star!

To enter, email your name, address, phone number and photos of your garden to mkomar@bsmphilly.com by May 31.

    Northeast Times
    The Northeast Times serves the community of Northeast Philadelphia.
    https://northeasttimes.com

May 17

Three perfectly Philly street festivals kick the season into high gear – May 17-20

...eight loop through Kensington and Fishtown, ending with a splash in a mud pit at Trenton Avenue and Dauphin Street. A shark bike cruises the Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Festival. (Kimberly Paynter/WHYY...

This article has 2 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Cottman and Rising Sun avenues

Ninth Street and Washington Avenue

    Three perfectly Philly street festivals kick the season into high gear - May 17-20
    You might not think so with all the rain we've been having, but spring is quickly edging into summer. And you know what that means: festivals, street fairs, and block parties. This weekend is chock full of them. Here are our picks. All are free entry, with pay-as-you-go food and drink.
    https://whyy.org

May 17

May 17

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP SERVICE WITH COMPLETE REWIRE WITH OUTLETS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS AND SMOKE DETECTOR AS PER NEC 2008 EAST DISTRICT

    2044 E SERGEANT ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 17

These nearby schools are looking for financial help on DonorsChoose.org:

  • Chromebooks for Autistic Support

    Mrs. Gallagher is asking for $950.89:
    My students need chromebooks. I would love to start a google classroom in the upcoming school year and allow students to do do assignments via google docs!
    Henry A Brown Elementary School Comment
  • Scholastic News Magazines

    Mrs. Gallagher is asking for $208.98:
    My students need Scholastic magazines to gain access to current events!
    Henry A Brown Elementary School Comment

May 16

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

It's true! A little rain won't stop the Derby & Arts Festival this Saturday!

    PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest
    Are you ready to ride? The Derby is on, rain or shine!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

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May 15

It's primary day in Philadelphia! Did you vot...

It's primary day in Philadelphia! Did you vote yet?

    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

May 14

May 13

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 2 HVAC UNITS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    2314 AMBER ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    UNDERPINNING BASEMENT TO CREATE MAXIMUM 200 SQ.FT.OF OCCUPIABLE AREA AND MECHANICAL AND STORAGE AREA PER SUBMITTED PLAN.

    2066 E LETTERLY ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    400AMP SERVICE,REWIRE THROUGHOUT WITH OUTLETS,SWITCHES,LIGHT FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS PER 2008 NEC. (MULTI FAMILY)*PREVIOUSLY ABANDONED PERMIT 784232* ***NO FIRE ALARM ON THIS PERMIT***

    2011 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

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