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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared their photo.

#TBT to our very first post which was around this time FIVE YEARS AGO! Since then we've tried to bring news, programs and services to our community and we've grown to almost 1000 followers. We hope you've gotten something good from this page and from us. We'll continue to strive to support this community as long as we can, through building bridges, fostering partnerships and working TOGETHER with like-minded, mission-driven and positive forces in the community. Including YOU! Thanks neighbors!


1 hour ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

Great things are on their way to the Add B Anderson School!

    https://www.facebook.com

16 hours ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT - AS PER ENGINEER?S REPORT AND PLAN TO RESOLVE CASE #573230 FOR MASONRY REPAIR OF EXTERIOR WALL. PROTECTION REQUIRED. ADJOINING PUBLIC AND PRIVATE PROPERTY SHALL BE PROTECTED FROM DAMAGE DURING CONSTRUCTION, REMODELING AND DEMOLITION WORK. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #573230. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK. SUBMIT SUBLIST TO AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    5029 ARCH ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    BATH, PWD RM AND KIT ONLY NO STACK OR BLDG DRAIN INSTALL 2 WATER CLOSETS, 2 LAVS, 1 BATHTUB, 1KITCHEN SINK, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL AND 1 LAUNDRY BOX 7 FIX BP#838649

    145 N PAXON ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

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Our neighbors to the north are getting a swan...

Our neighbors to the north are getting a swanky new soul food joint!

    A Fine Dining Soul Food Spot Is About to Open in West Philly
    Tastie's will debut on 52nd Street this weekend with a luxe new location in a former pizza parlor. Philly chef Barbara Devan is bringing downtown fine dining to West Philadelphia. An upscale version of Tastie's , Devan's soul food kitchen, will open this Friday, April 20th at 1212 North 52nd Street.
    https://www.phillymag.com

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared NPR's post.

Never give out financial info over the phone.

    As Tax Day Approaches, Watch Out For Phone Scammers
    It's not every day that the Pennsylvania State Police call to say they have a warrant out for your arrest. But that's exactly what happened to me in late March. At least, that's what the caller said was happening.
    https://www.npr.org

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors honorable mention. Than...

Cobbs Creek Neighbors honorable mention. Thanks.

    Dinner with Monica Allison, neighborhood changemaker | PHENND - Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development
    At the most recent installment of the PHENND Fellow's Dinner with a Civic Leader, we had the pleasure of sharing a meal with Monica Allison. During dinner, Allison, a West Philadelphia native, former president of Cedar Park Neighbors and co-founder of Cobbs Creek Neighbors, offered her perspective on changes in West Philadelphia and the importance of maintaining a grass-roots mindset towards civic leadership.
    http://phennd.org

2 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Black History Flashcards Educator Special | Urban Intellectuals Store
    Urban Intellectuals is proud to present volume 1 and volume 2 (dedicated 100% to Black women) of our Black History Flash Cards, designed to combat the miseducation and suppression of Black achievements around the globe.
    https://store.urbanintellectuals.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Historic Archite...

    Historic Architecture in West Philadelphia: 1789-1930s
    If anyone knows of a legacy business (in business for at least 30 years) in West Philly, please submit them here. Young Friends of the Preservation Alliance will be sponsoring a campaign on social...
    http://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

Part time job available at the West Philly To...

Part time job available at the West Philly Tool Library!

    Tool Library seeks part-time Program Manager
    The West Philly Tool Library is hiring a part-time Program Manager. The Program Manager will work with the advisory board to oversee the Tool Library's administration and education functions and support our fundraising efforts.
    http://westphillytools.org

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared their photo.

Wanna vote in the May 15th primary? TODAY 4/16 IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE! Find the link to register online in the comments.

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of Cobbs...

Very important meeting TUESDAY at White Rock Baptist Church to discuss the Philadelphia Water Department rate increase coming soon. Please attend if you have questions or concerns!

    Meetings & Hearings | Water, Sewer & Storm Water Rate Board
    Public Hearings The Water Rate Board and the rate setting process require meetings and hearings. Testimony at these meetings becomes part of the official record. Six Public Hearings have been scheduled around the city. Technical Hearings Technical hearings are part of the rate setting process; they are open to the public but only registered participants may speak.
    https://beta.phila.gov

3 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared WURD Radio's pos...

TODAY Monday April 16th is the last day to register to vote in the May 15th primary. Do it now and help elevt candidates that will represent YOU AND YOUR NEEDS! #registertoVOTE


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5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

The Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships will host a talk about diversity in cinema featuring Drexel faculty André Carrington and Arielle Johnson, owner of the first Black, female run comic shop, Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse, Inc. on April 17th. Go check it out! It's free!

    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Late night crimes

This is for everyone traveling near 63rd and market be very careful. Two nights in a row we heard people screaming for help really late at night. One person ran down my block screaming at the top of her lungs help this guy tried to rob me. Lots of people on the called 911. Not sure if she’s ok. So be careful

5 days ago

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