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That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the...

That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    That summer sunshine is here! Enjoy it on the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and make sure you come inside to learn about this incredible piece of Philadelphia history. #MyPhillyPark
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  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF NON LOAD-BEARING PARTITION WALLS AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    2004 N CLEVELAND ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment
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    USE TO FOUR (4) FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING IN AN EXISTING THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE.

    2033 DIAMOND ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment

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Your Weekly Roundup for July 12-19, 2018

For 24 years, Eastern State Penitentiary has celebrated Bastille Day — the anniversary of the 1789 French revolutionary uprising — with a drag performance that concludes with 2,000 Tastykakes raining down from...

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Brauhaus Schmitz will also be celebrating the game by closing off the 700 block of South Street for a huge viewing party. Entry is free, but you can pay $60 for a VIP package that includes bottomless beer. Check out more suggestions for where to watch the game here.

    Things to Do: Your Weekly Roundup for July 12-19, 2018
    The past few weeks, you may have noticed we're trying something a little different with our Things to Do segment. We're still telling you about events around the Philly region, but we know you're the real experts, so we've also been asking you - how are you spending your summer?
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Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson’s American Daily Advertiser described him as such: "A statesman of the Revolution, jealous of liberty himself, he wished its enjoyment to all, and while many around him were trafficking in their fellowmen, Lewis was engaged in breaking their shackles asunder."

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion founder Judge William Lewis was a well-known lawyer and abolitionist? His obituary in the August 19, 1819 Poulson's American Daily Advertiser described...
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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUNDING, WIRING LIGHTS, OUTLETS, SWITCHES, PHONE CABLE DOORBELL & SMOKE DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2008 (2FD) NORTH DISTRICT

    1949 N 18TH ST Issued July 9, 2018 Comment

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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC WET SPRINKLER SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13R USING A NEW 1" FIRE SERVICE LINE AND 1-1/4" BACKFLOW PREVENTION DEVICE, FOR A NEW, FOUR (4) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE TO BE USED AS TWO-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, AS PER PLANS; INSTALL DRY HEADS WITHIN UNCONDITIONED AREAS REQUIRED TO BE SPRINKLERED; SEE AP#839648 FOR BUILDING PERMIT.

    1725 ARLINGTON ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment

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Have the day off? Experience American history...

Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry Mansion. #MyPhillyPark #ThisPlaceMatters

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Have the day off? Experience American history here at the largest of the Fairmount Park historic houses! You will see treasures from the 18th and 19th centuries throughout Historic Strawberry...
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Jul 05

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Hi...

We’re feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display — the mansion is open until 4 pm!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    We're feeling especially patriotic here at Historic Strawberry Mansion after Independence Day. Come check out the all-American antiques we have on display - the mansion is open until 4 pm!
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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION: INTERIOR PLUMBING; 4 STORY BUILDING; 6 FAMILY DWELLING; BASEMENT WATER CLOSET DISCHARGE SHALL BE INCREASED FROM 3" TO 4" IN ACCORDANCE WITH P904.5.1; SUMPS SHALL BE PROVIDED WITH DUPLEX PUMPS IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 905 ET SEQ PPC; THE SECONDARY ROOF DRAIN POINT OF DISCHARGE MUST DISCHARGE ABOVE GRADE AT A CONSPICUOUS POINT. 1107 OF THE 2009 INTERNATIONAL PLUMBING CODE; 16 WATER CLOSETS, 16 LAVATORY SINKS, 7 SHOWERS, 7 BATH TUBS, 6 KITCHEN SINKS, 6 GARBAGE DISPOSALS, 6 LAUNDRYS, TWO SIX INCH HOUSE DRAINS/TRAP/FAI & 1.5" DWS - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    1827 DIAMOND ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment

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Celebrate America's spirit — and architectura...

Celebrate America's spirit — and architectural style — while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the late 1700s. Second owner, Judge Joseph Hemphill, later added two Greek Revival style wings to the mansion. See tour hours: http://www.historicstrawberrymansion.org/plan-your-visit/

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Celebrate America's spirit - and architectural style - while visiting Historic Strawberry Mansion! Judge William Lewis built the home in the "Federal" style that was popular in the U.S. during the...
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Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th,...

Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Instead of escaping to the shore for the 4th, try summering like a colonial Philadelphian! Explore the grounds of Historic Strawberry Mansion, and beat the heat while taking a tour inside. #myphillypark
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Sharif Street is on a mission for criminal justice reform

North Philadelphia state Sen. Sharif Street lives a block from the house he and his three siblings grew up in at 18th & Diamond. He remembers being dropped off for first grade the first year his father, former Mayor John Street, started on City Council (1980).

    Sharif Street is on a mission for criminal justice reform
    North Philadelphia state Sen. Sharif Street lives a block from the house he and his three siblings grew up in at 18 th & Diamond. He remembers being dropped off for first grade the first year his father, former Mayor John Street, started on City Council (1980).
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EveryBlock collects 20 types of news in Philadelphia — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 1900-1948 W. Diamond St.