4 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    COMPLETE 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20181213730-"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"

    2024 W HAGERT ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVAL AND RECONSTRUCTION OF FRONT WALL IN ACCORDANCE WITH EZ STANDARD TO COMPLY UNSAFE VIOLATION 629969

    2462 N 19TH ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment

19 hours ago

We were delighted to host these costumers at ...

We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We were delighted to host these costumers at Historic Strawberry Mansion for their Georgian Picnic! (📸 SewLoud)
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28 hours ago

31 hours ago

Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association added 2...

Philly Firefighters and the 2nd Alarmers busy this evening with 2 simultaneous fires at 2300 N 21st & 1500 N 28th St...

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association added a new photo.
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32 hours ago

2nd Alarmers responding to 2300 N 21st St. 3 ...

2nd Alarmers responding to 2300 N 21st St. 3 story vacant dwelling. Heavy fire on the 2nd and 3rd floor. 3 and 2 in service. 2ND ALARMERS RESPONDING.

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45 hours ago

Robbery 4101 Lancaster Ave DC 18 16 020734

Robbery 2101 W Lehigh Ave DC# 12-39-042544 - Duration: 2:17. 4,657 views

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    Robbery 4101 Lancaster Ave DC 18 16 020734
    Police are looking for a group of five people involved in a violent robbery on May 17, 2018, in West Philadelphia. The unprovoked attack occurred shortly after 1:30 AM, outside a Chinese restaurant located at 4101 Lancaster Avenue. Two males assaulted and robbed the victim, a 55 year-old-male, while two other males and a female looked on.
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2 days ago

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYo...

Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Admission is free today as we wrap up #LoveYourPark week! After you visit Historic Strawberry Mansion, make sure to explore more of the Park Charms: The Historic Houses of Fairmount Park.
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3 days ago

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2500 Block N. Gratz St. May 15, 2018 @ 1:15 p.m. Comment
    • Thefts

      2200 Block N. Van Pelt Str May 14, 2018 @ 12:26 a.m. Comment

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT TO ADDRESS IMMINENTLY-DANGEROUS L&I CASE #549885 FOR FRACTURED & BULGING FRONT WALL, PARTIALLY COLLAPSED REAR WALL, LOOSE AND MISSING BRICKS THROUGHOUT; FOR PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF REAR SECOND STORY WINDOW BAY, RE-FRAMING OF SECOND STORY FRONT AND REAR WALLS, REPLACEMENT OF MASONRY SIDE WALL W/WOOD FRAMING, AND SEALING & WEATHER-PROOFING OF ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS, TO AN EXISTING THREE (3) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE, AS PER PLANS AND ENGINEER'S REPORT (PREPARED BY JAMES A. CLANCY, P.E., DATED 5/5/18); NO OTHER WORK ON THIS PERMIT.

    2312 N 21ST ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    TO ADDRESS IMMINENTLY DANGEROUS L&I CASE #549885 FOR PARTIALLY COLLAPSED REAR WALL; TO DOCUMENT THE PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF THE REAR SECOND STORY BAY OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE (SEE AP#874603 FOR PLANS); NO OTHER CHANGES IN HEIGHT OR AREA TO EXISTING BUILDING; SEPARATE USE PERMIT AND C.O. REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY IF OTHER THAN SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2312 N 21ST ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REPAIRES TO FRONT WALL AS PRESCRIBED BY PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER. ALL WORK TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH CODE BULLETIN PM-1801 ? PERMITTING OF REPAIRS TO IMMINENTLY DANGEROUS AND UNSAFE STRUCTURES THE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER SHALL BE EMPLOYED AS THE DESIGN PROFESSIONAL IN RESPONSIBLE CHARGE OF THE REMEDIATION PURSUANT TO ADMINISTRATIVE CODE SECTION A-304, AND MAINTAIN, AT A MINIMUM, THE FOLLOWING RESPONSIBILITIES:THE DEPARTMENT WILL ISSUE A BUILDING PERMIT BASED UPON THE REMEDIATION PLAN DEVELOPED BY THE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER UPON CONFIRMATION OF CODE COMPLIANCE. A COPY OF A CONTRACT WITH A LICENSED CONTRACTOR RESPONSIBLE FOR THE SCOPE OF WORK DETAILED IN THE REMEDIATION PLAN SHALL BE REQUIRED. EXCEPT WHERE THE DEPARTMENT HAS DETERMINED THE ISSUANCE OF ADDITIONAL PERMITS IS ACCEPTABLE TO MITIGATE OTHER RISKS, BUILDING PERMITS FOR FURTHER IMPROVEMENTS OF THE STRUCTURE WILL NOT BE ISSUED UNTIL THE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER HAS DETERMINED THAT THE EXISTING STRUCTURE HAS BEEN REPAIRED AND MADE SAFE. 1) PROVIDE PERIODIC STRUCTURAL OBSERVATIONS OF THE REMEDIATION WORK THROUGHOUT THE REPAIR PROCESS AS REQUIRED BY THE BUILDING CODE. 2) INFORM THE DEPARTMENT IF, AT ANY TIME, A CONDITION ARISES WHICH POSES AN IMMEDIATE THREAT TO THE PUBLIC WAY OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES. 3) UPON COMPLETION OF THE REPAIRS, SUBMIT A SEALED STATEMENT TO THE DEPARTMENT THAT THE STRUCTURE HAS BEEN MADE SAFE. 4) INFORM THE DEPARTMENT IF OVERSIGHT RESPONSIBILITIES ARE TERMINATED BY THE OWNER.

    2349 N VAN PELT ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REPAIRES TO FRONT WALL AS PRESCRIBED BY PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER. ALL WORK TO BE PERFORMED IN COMPLIANCE WITH CODE BULLETIN PM-1801 ? PERMITTING OF REPAIRS TO IMMINENTLY DANGEROUS AND UNSAFE STRUCTURES THE PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER SHALL BE EMPLOYED AS THE DESIGN PROFESSIONAL IN RESPONSIBLE CHARGE OF THE REMEDIATION PURSUANT TO ADMINISTRATIVE CODE SECTION A-304, AND MAINTAIN, AT A MINIMUM, THE FOLLOWING RESPONSIBILITIES: 1) PROVIDE PERIODIC STRUCTURAL OBSERVATIONS OF THE REMEDIATION WORK THROUGHOUT THE REPAIR PROCESS AS REQUIRED BY THE BUILDING CODE. 2) INFORM THE DEPARTMENT IF, AT ANY TIME, A CONDITION ARISES WHICH POSES AN IMMEDIATE THREAT TO THE PUBLIC WAY OR ADJACENT PROPERTIES. 3) UPON COMPLETION OF THE REPAIRS, SUBMIT A SEALED STATEMENT TO THE DEPARTMENT THAT THE STRUCTURE HAS BEEN MADE SAFE. 4) INFORM THE DEPARTMENT IF OVERSIGHT RESPONSIBILITIES ARE TERMINATED BY THE OWNER.

    2349 N VAN PELT ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARDS 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.

    2449 N 20TH ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and...

It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    It's Love Your Park Week in Philadelphia, and we're celebrating with FREE admission to Historic Strawberry Mansion this Sunday, May 20! Stop in while you're enjoying Fairmount Park this weekend.
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6 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) HVAC SYSTEM WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 12, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    - FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2329 N 18TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 16

May 15

Take Me Up To the Ball Game! Rediscovering The Bleacher Houses Of North Philly

...corner, against the high domed edifice of the entrance gates. Grandstands formed sheer walls along Lehigh Avenue and North 21st Street, and a smaller, but still imposing set of stands extended along left field, backing...

...person perspective. Rooney, a retired professor of psychology at La Salle University, was born at 2739 North 20th Street, roughly mid-way along the block. In a recent telephone discussion, Jack recalled the...

...run hit by Lou Gehrig broke the front door transom window of their neighbor at 2741 North 20th Street, ballpark officials quickly repaired it the next day. They finished the fix just in...

    Take Me Up To the Ball Game! Rediscovering The Bleacher Houses Of North Philly
    Anita Ray can still remember how the baseballs would fly onto the street in front of her house in the 1950s. On one occasion, she was struck square in the chest as she sat on her front porch. "Kids were always getting hit," she says.
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May 15

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric...

We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through this land while seeking freedom. Come to Historic Strawberry Mansion tomorrow from 6-8 pm for a reception honoring the exhibit, or explore it any time you visit this spring.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We have a new art exhibit on display! D. Eric Murphy's "Thoughts from the Trails - Crossing River Jordan" explores the scenery of Shenandoah National Park and the journey enslaved people took through...
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May 14

May 12

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Man...

At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the mantel's King of Prussia marble, quarried just outside of Philadelphia. #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    At the focal point of Historic Strawberry Mansion's Lewis Parlor is a gorgeous ornamental mantel, designed by Robert Wellford in 1798. Hand-applied plaster and gesso decorative work surround the...
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May 11

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1 WC,1 SINK,1 BATH TUB,1 KITCHEN SINK AND STAND PIPE(SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 10

We're less than a month away from our annual ...

We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey tastings), and FREE tours of the mansion.

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're less than a month away from our annual Strawberry Festival! 🍓 Save the date for Saturday, June 2, and swing by for orchard tours, a plant sale, an open-hive beekeeping demonstration (plus honey...
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May 09

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHOUT OUTLETS SWITCHES LIGHTS GFCI SMOKE DETECTORS PER NEC CODE 2008 (SFD)EAST DISTRICT

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 7, 2018 Comment

May 09

May 08

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry ...

Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Come on in for a tour of Historic Strawberry Mansion this week! We're open Wednesday through Sunday. #ParkCharms #PreservationHappensHere
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May 07

Historic Strawberry Mansion shared Birchtree ...

We're honored to host happy couples on their special days!

    Birchtree Catering
    Our new wedding venue is taking bookings now for fall of 2018! Historic Strawberry Mansion in Fairmount Park will feature a seasonal tent with wood flooring that can comfortably hold up to 250...
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May 06

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    SPACE A RELOCATION OF 96 SPRINKLERS HEADS FOR INTERIOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO EXISTING SPACE. BUILDING PERMIT #857583. FOR THE RELOCATION OF SPRINKLER HEADS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2101-49 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 4, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    EXISTING DVR & 16-EXISTING CAMERAS REPLACED WITHNEW HEAD END DVR & 2 MP CAMERAS, ADD'L 16 CHANNEL NVR INSTALL WITH 4 CAMERAS, BURGLAR ALARM SYSTEM 9-MOTION & TIE IN FOR EXISTING DOOR CONTACT, ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEM INSTALL AT MAIN DOOR AS PER NEC 2008 EAST DISTRICT

    2308-14 N 20TH ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment

May 06

May 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3PC BATH, TOILET, TUB & VANITY AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    2311 N 19TH ST Issued May 2, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    COMPLETE REHAB: NEW DRYWALL/ INSULATION NEW KIT/ BATH NEWWINDOWS/ DOORS USING 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.

    2319 N GARNET ST Issued May 2, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMO OF A VACANT SFD AS PART OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA DEPT. OF LICENSES & INSPECTIONS DEMOLITION PROGRAM. ADDITIONAL SPECS:2 STUCCO C/W 2057 & 2061 W YORK ST. ?

    2059 W YORK ST Issued May 2, 2018 Comment

May 04

Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Satur...

Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Saturday for our first annual Recovery In Motion Bike Ride. Meet us at the Dell East Music Center (33rd & Huntington) at 10:00 am. Free & family friendly, so come have fun with us as we pedal towards wellness.

    Strawberry Mansion Community Development Corporation
    Ready to get your ride on? Join us this Saturday for our first annual Recovery In Motion Bike Ride. Meet us at the Dell East Music Center (33rd & Huntington) at 10:00 am. Free & family friendly, so...
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May 04

May 03

Just 3 days until musicians from The Philadel...

Just 3 days until musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra play a FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert here at the mansion!

    FREE Neighborhood Chamber Concert Series
    Continuing its work to reach deeper into the communities of Philadelphia, and as part of its ongoing commitment to community service, The Philadelphia Orchestra announces four free community concerts at venues and neighborhoods off the Avenue of the Arts where the Orchestra is expanding its presence.
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May 03

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 100AMP SERVICE, 1 LIGHT POLE & PROVIDE 110V POWER FOR ATM MACHINE, 1 SERVICE GFI, 100AMP DISCONNECT AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2101-49 W LEHIGH AVE Issued April 30, 2018 Comment

May 03

May 02

May is National Historic Preservation Month! ...

May is National Historic Preservation Month! Come tour Historic Strawberry Mansion to celebrate Philadelphia history and help protect the legacy of this extraordinary home. #PreservationHappensHere #ParkCharms

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    May is National Historic Preservation Month! Come tour Historic Strawberry Mansion to celebrate Philadelphia history and help protect the legacy of this extraordinary home. #PreservationHappensHere...
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May 02

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