21 hours ago

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Join our team! Delawa...

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY: Join our team! Delaware River Waterfront is seeking an Event Operations Intern to provide support to Delaware River Waterfront’s newly created Program Operations Team! Think you'll be a good fit? Apply today! 👇

    Event Operations Intern
    The Delaware River Waterfront Corporation (DRWC) is seeking an Event Operations Intern to provide support to DRWC's newly created Program Operations Team. DRWC produces nearly 100 events inclusive of concerts, festivals, fundraisers, performances and art installations along the Delaware waterfront during the summer season.
    http://www.delawareriverwaterfront.com

45 hours ago

Penn's Landing shared Race Street Pier's post...

FREE EVENT! Enjoy light bites, drinks, + networking with your fellow yogies at the Yoga On The Pier presented by Aetna Preview Party at United By Blue April 27! Register here 👇

    Free Yoga on the Race Street Pier Presented by Aetna Preview Party
    Philadelphia's favorite free workout series, Free Yoga on Race Street Pier Presented by Aetna, will return on Saturday, April 28th and we're celebrating its season plus its amazing coordinator, Malik Wilson.
    https://www.eventbrite.com

2 days ago

Sign up here to pick up a free yard tree at s...

Sign up here to pick up a free yard tree at school on April 20th!

    2018 TreePhilly Yard Tree Giveaway
    Trees are one of the best investments we can make in the future of our city. When properly cared for, urban trees provide valuable and vital services - like clean air, increased property values, and peaceful neighborhoods. TreePhilly's Community Yard Tree Giveaway program empowers community groups to help restore Philly's urban forest - starting in their own back yards!
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3 days ago

Join PSCA for a very fun evening!

Join PSCA for a very fun evening!

    Passyunk Square Art Auction 2018
    On Friday, April 27, 2018, from 7-10 p.m., the Passyunk Square Civic Association will host the 7th Annual Passyunk Square Art Auction! Thank you to our sponsor - Pat's Steaks! The auction will feature sculpture, prints, jewelry, photography and paintings from more than 30 incredible South Philly artists!
    https://passyunksquare.ticketleap.com

4 days ago

Make sure you financial information is safe o...

Make sure you financial information is safe online by following these guidelines.

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4 days ago

Cherry Blossom season is here, and they're sp...

Cherry Blossom season is here, and they're springing up all over Philly, including the waterfront! 🌺🌸🌺

    Where to See Cherry Blossoms at Peak Bloom in Philadelphia
    Article One of the first signs of spring in Philadelphia is the prevalence of blooming cherry blossoms everywhere you look - the parks, the streets, the sidewalks. It's a stunning sight to see.
    https://www.visitphilly.com

5 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REMOVE AND REPLACE 3 TOILETS 3 VANITIES 1 KITCHEN TUB

    121 PEMBERTON ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1 KITCHEN SINK,2 SHOWER,1 LAUNDRY,2 LAVS AND 1 WATER CLOSET (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    127 KENILWORTH ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Sending this along!

Sending this along!

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6 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL HOT & COLD WATER SUPPLY LINES & WASTE LINES SANIFLO PUMP SYSTEM FOR TOLET, SINK SHOWER & LAUNDRY TUB THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    126 PEMBERTON ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    42 RECEPTACLES 38 OUTLETS 20 SWITCHES 17 LIGHT FIXTURES 7 SMOKE DETECTORS 2 CARBON MONOXIDE NEW PANEL 100AMP 30 DIRECT BREAKERS COMBO AS PER 2008 NEC.

    121 PEMBERTON ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

Apr 12

Weigh anchor, the Tall Ships are off again! T...

Weigh anchor, the Tall Ships are off again! The race continues today in Pensacola, Florida.To keep the wind in your sails, enjoy 20% off all Ship Tour tickets with promo code TallShips20 today through April 15. Book your adventure at sailphilly.org before these historic vessels dock on the Delaware River Waterfront Memorial Day weekend! ⛵

    Sail Philadelphia | Tall Ships Sail to the Delaware River Waterfront
    Live music, food vendors, beer gardens, and family-friendly programming all within an anchor's throw of tall ships from U.S. and international ports. Tickets include same-day admission to the Independence Seaport Museum.
    http://sailphiladelphia.org

Apr 12

Were you aware?

Were you aware?

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Apr 12

Historic Preservation Committee of Queen Vill...

Looks like they can't preserve the facade...slowly but surely, it's coming down.


Apr 11

Thanks to all who came out tonight, we had a ...

Thanks to all who came out tonight, we had a productive and engaging meeting! Grateful for everyone who is working towards keeping our neighborhood school on its upward trajectory and a cornerstone of the community.

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Friends of Vare-Washington. 336 likes. We are a group of parents and community members invested in supporting our neighborhood school.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 11

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO- NO STRUCTURAL WORK TO BE DONE. 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.

    127 KENILWORTH ST Issued April 9, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING RENOVATION INCLUDING; A ONE ONE STORY ADDITION AT GRADE TO THE REAR OF THE EXISTING BUILDING. REDUCING THE LENGTH AND INCREASING THE WIDTH OF THE EXISTING PILOT HOUSE TO ACCOMDATE RECONFIGURATION OF INTERNAL STAIR, EXPANSION OF THE EXISTING ROOF DECK TO BE SET BACK FROM THE FRONT PROPERY LINE BY 8'-0" AND EXTENDED TO THE REAR OF THE EXISTING 3 STORY BUILDING. TOP OF ROOF DECK SURFACE TO BE LOWERED BY 8". INTERNAL STAIR TO BE RECONFIGURED WITH ALTERED FRAMED FLOOR OPENINGS, NEW KITCHEN AND RENOVATION OF TWO FULL BATHROOMS, HISTORICAL COMMISSION STAFF TO REVIEW FRONT WINDOW SHOP DRAWINGS FOR APPROVAL.

    127 KENILWORTH ST Issued April 9, 2018 Comment

Apr 10

Friends of Vare-Washington added an event.

Please join us to help plan for the 2018-2019 school year at Vare-Washington, and determine our priorities with some upcoming changes. Please note that the cafe is closed during our meeting, so BYO snacks and drinks if you'd like.

    2018 Planning Session
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Apr 09

In this March 2018 issue of QVNA Magazine, we...

In this March 2018 issue of QVNA Magazine, we take a look the Swedish settlers who successfully colonized the Delaware Valley over three centuries ago. We also trace the Swedish ancestry of the “First Family of Queen Village” who supported building the oldest church in Pennsylvania. Read it online: https://qvna.org/2018/02/23/march-2018/

    March 2018
    In this issue, we take a look the Swedish settlers who successfully colonized the Delaware Valley over three centuries ago. We also trace the Swedish ancestry of the "First Family of Queen Village" who supported building the oldest church in Pennsylvania. Download PDF https://issuu.com/qvna/docs/qvna_march2018
    https://qvna.org

Apr 09

Queen Village Neighbors Association shared a ...

    Pennsylvania Primary Election: May 15, 2018 - Everything You Need to Know - PUMP
    Everything you need to know for the May 15, 2018 Primary Election in PA: Voter Registration, Candidate Info, and More The 2018 Pennsylvania Primary Election is on Tuesday, May 15, 2018. The primary elections are for party elections to nominate candidates to compete in the general election in November.
    https://www.pump.org

Apr 08

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Were you aware?

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Apr 07

Queen Village Neighbors Association added an ...

QVNA Zoning Committee will convene a public meeting to review a proposed project and its potential impact on the neighborhood. This project has been referred to QVNA by the City of Philadelphia’s Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA). Request: This appeal involves the real properties located at 718, 720, 722, 724 S. 2nd Street, and 207, 209 Monroe Street and the proposed lot line adjustment to create one (1) new parcel from six (6) existing parcels, the erection of two (2) attached structures with five (5) accessory off street parking spaces and three (3) roof decks with use as multi-family household living, with a total of eight (8) dwelling units proposed. Summary of (ZBA) Refusal: The proposed use was refused for the following reasons: the proposed structure height exceeds the maximum height allowed, the use is prohibited in the zoning districts, and no more than one principal building is allowed per lot in the zoning districts.

    Zoning Meeting Notice: 2nd & Monroe Streets
    QVNA Zoning Committee will convene a public meeting to review a proposed project and its potential impact on the neighborhood. This project has been...
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Apr 07

A great read for those of us traveling with p...

A great read for those of us traveling with pets!

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Apr 06

Friends of Vare-Washington shared NW PHL Publ...

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Friends of Vare-Washington. 336 likes. We are a group of parents and community members invested in supporting our neighborhood school.
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 06

Here's What's Happening in Queen Village - ht...

Here's What's Happening in Queen Village - https://mailchi.mp/455ff09c1eff/heres-whats-happening-in-queen-village-1330261


Apr 06

Grubspotting: Live Crawfish Boil at Catahoula!

It’s that time of year again… live crawfish boil at Catahoula (775 S. Front Street) every Saturday and Sunday in Queen Village.

    Grubspotting: Live Crawfish Boil at Catahoula!
    Email your tips, news, gossip, info, press releases, requests or questions to: phillygrub@gmail.com Like what we do? We'd appreciate a donation . Thank you for your support & readership! Want to advertise? Send us a message here .
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Apr 06

Trying to explore all that Philly has to offe...

Trying to explore all that Philly has to offer? Bike to the piers on Washington Avenue! This picture was snapped at Washington Avenue Green. Closest station is at Front and Carpenter. You can also check out the Explore page on our website for more trip ideas. http://ow.ly/G5c430jm4TC


Apr 06

3, 2, 1… SAIL! The race is on as Tall Ships h...

3, 2, 1… SAIL! The race is on as Tall Ships head from port to port, starting in Galveston, Texas. To celebrate, enjoy 20% off all Ship Tour tickets with promo code TallShips20 until April 8th. Book your adventure at sailphilly.org before these historic vessels dock on the Delaware River Waterfront Memorial Day weekend!

    BUY TICKETS
    Enjoy self-guided tours of one or more tall ships. Timed tickets are designed to minimize wait times and maximize your enjoyment. Ship Tour tickets include same-day festival admission and admission to the Independence Seaport Museum. Ship tours are available Friday, May 25th through Monday, May 28th, noon to 7 pm.
    http://sailphiladelphia.org

Apr 05

What year did you buy your first home?

What year did you buy your first home?

    We Love Queen Village
    What year did you buy your first home?
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Apr 05

Please help support Mr. Walker's 8th grade cl...

Please help support Mr. Walker's 8th grade class on their country adventure!

    Out in the Country by Christopher Walker
    With these funds I will be taking my students out of the city, for perhaps the first time in theirs lives, to the Pocono Mountains for a day of outdoor activities. We will be going to Pocono Mountain Resort where my kids will hike and zip line in the morning.
    https://www.pledgecents.com

Apr 05

Message me if you have questions!

Message me if you have questions!

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Apr 05

Penn's Landing shared Art Star's event.

Here's something fun to mark on your calendar. The Art Star Craft Bazaar will be planting itself on the Great Plaza at Penn's Landing this spring! 🌻🌼🌷

    Spring Art Star Craft Bazaar
    Our Spring Art Star Craft Bazaar is back for it's 15th year on Mother's Day Weekend along the Waterfront at Penn's Landing. Free to attend. Rain or Shine...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 04

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT FOR ROOF REPAIR DAMAGED BY FIRE PER ENGINEER'S PLAN TO RESOLVE CASE # 617445. **PER PHC, NO CHANGE TO EXTERIOR CORNICE.** 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 # 617445. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK. SUBLIST TO BE GIVEN TO AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS FOR HVAC, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND ALTERATIONS NOT RELATED TO MAKE SAFE PERMIT.

    123 PEMBERTON ST Issued April 2, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT FOR RECONSTRUCTION OF FRONT ROOF PORTION PER ENGINEER PLANS TO RESOLVE CASE #617447. **PER PHC, NO CHANGE TO EXTERIOR CORNICE** 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 #617447. CONTACT AREA INSPECTOR PRIOR TO START OF WORK. SUBMIT SUBLIST PRIOR TO START OF WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS FOR HVAC, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND ALTERATIONS NOT RELATED TO THE MAKE SAFE SCOPE OF WORK.

    125 PEMBERTON ST Issued April 2, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF LIGHTS, RECEPTACLES AND SWITCHES AND WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    126 PEMBERTON ST Issued March 29, 2018 Comment

Apr 02

Some fun photos from Sunday's Easter Promenad...

Some fun photos from Sunday's Easter Promenade!

    PHOTOS - Philly's 87th annual Easter Promenade
    Sunday, April 1 was no joke as the city celebrated the region's largest, oldest and most grand of Easter traditions - Philadelphia's 87th Annual Easter Promenade. Thousands of people wore their Easter best, including bunny ears, bow ties and bonnets to South Street to see and be seen in the city's most colorful parade all year.
    http://www.phillyvoice.com

Apr 01

Can you feel it? Spring is almost here! Check...

Can you feel it? Spring is almost here! Check out these fun things to keep on your radar as the weather gets warmer, including Sail Philadelphia! ⛵

    50+ Awesome Spring Events & Fests Coming to Philly in 2018
    Philly gets a spring awakening each year as extended daylight hours and warmer weather sets off numerous outdoor openings, alfresco events and daytime festivals. From music (Roots Picnic) to sports (Phillies' home opener) to food (Flavors on the Avenue) and drinks (Philly Beer Week) and a ton of tried-and-true Philly traditions (9th Street Italian Market Festival), events of all kinds fill the season with nonstop action.
    https://www.visitphilly.com

Apr 01

Can you feel it? Spring is almost here! Here ...

Can you feel it? Spring is almost here! Here are some fun things to keep on your radar as the weather gets warmer, including the Sail Philadelphia! ⛵

    50+ Awesome Spring Events & Fests Coming to Philly in 2018
    Philly gets a spring awakening each year as extended daylight hours and warmer weather sets off numerous outdoor openings, alfresco events and daytime festivals. From music (Roots Picnic) to sports (Phillies' home opener) to food (Flavors on the Avenue) and drinks (Philly Beer Week) and a ton of tried-and-true Philly traditions (9th Street Italian Market Festival), events of all kinds fill the season with nonstop action.
    https://www.visitphilly.com

Apr 01

There's a lot to think about before construct...

There's a lot to think about before construction starts at your home. Ask these questions first!

    https://rismedia.com

Mar 31

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