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3 days ago

Hello friends! As you may know, we are curren...

Hello friends! As you may know, we are currently fundraising to rebuild the Vare Washington schoolyard. If you would like to help support or project, please consider purchasing a tshirt. A link to the order form is below. You can mail payment to me (email marianne.schilling@gmail.com for my address), or bring it to our meeting on July 25. Deadline for orders is August 1. Thank you for your support!

    Shirtfundraiserorderform
    Vare-Washington Elementary Schoolyard Kick-Off Fundraiser Help raise money to help fund our schoolyard and show your school spirit during your Summer Break: Future Schoolyard (photo credit: Community Design Collaborative) NAME: _______________________ PHONE:____...
    http://docs.google.com

3 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cove...

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE DRAIN,STACK,AREA DRAIN,WATER HEATER,WASTE AND WATER LINES FOR 2-WATER CLOSETS,2-LAVS,1-TUB,1-WASHER AND 1-KITCHEN SINK.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    205 GERRITT ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    DIRECT REPLACEMENT OF STRAIGHT COOL A/C SPLIT FOR EQUIVALENT.

    1331 S LAWRENCE ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITN NFPA 13R, WITH A TWO-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS.ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    1417 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITN NFPA 13R, WITH A TWO-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS.ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.(PLANS SUBMITTED ON A/P #869010).

    1425 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE PANEL TO 100AMPS REWIRE 3RD FL BY FISHING (NO BLDG PERMIT ON FILE FOR OTHER THAN KITCHEN) LIGHTING & POWER RECEPTACLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT) NOTE: CONTRACTOR IS LISTED AS A "SOLE PROPRIETOR" AND HAS NO EMPLOYEES AND/OR WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCE

    1410 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
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5 days ago

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A METAL TRELLIS AS SHOWN PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS AND DOCUMENTATION SEALED BY STRUCTURAL ENGINEER. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. AMENDED PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SPECIAL INSPECTIONS.

    108-10 TITAN ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF RETAINING WALL AND RELATED DETALS AS INDICATED ON ATTACHED ENGINEER STAMPED PLANS. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMENDMENT TO PERMIT # 822020....SUBMISSIOM OF REVISED UMDERPINNING DETAILS AT NEW ELEVATORY SHAFT. DETAILS PER STRUCTURAL DRAWINGS S-0.0, S-1.0, S-1.1, S-1.2, S-1.3, DATED 5/1/18, FROM LARSEN & LANDIS, STRUCTURAL ENGINEER ATTACHED.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF RETAINING WALL AND RELATED DETALS AS INDICATED ON ATTACHED ENGINEER STAMPED PLANS. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A 2ND FLOOR WOOD FRAMED DECK IN REAR YARD. REAR DECK TO BE ACCESSED FROM 2ND FLOOR OF DWELLING AS PER APPROVED PLAN

    234 GREENWICH ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
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Jul 11

Jul 11

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    341 WHARTON ST Issued July 9, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    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.

    1411 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 9, 2018 Comment

Jul 08

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE IDEAL BEND, INSTALL NEW COPPER DRAINAGE, INSTALL WATER SUPPLY TO SHOWER & KITCHEN SINK THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1410 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A REAR DECK TO AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (SIZE AND LOCATION PER SUBMITTED PLAN).

    236 GREENWICH ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE PANEL & GROUNDING SWITCHES, OUTLETS, LIGHTS SMOKE DETECTORS TO 2008 CODE.

    1423 S HOWARD ST Issued June 27, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE CONNECTING TO A NEW 100AMP SERVICE AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1333 S 4TH ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD 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.

    1333 S 4TH ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A REAR YARD DECK ACCESSED BY THE SECOND FLOOR ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING THREE-STORY STRUCTURE

    237 TASKER ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE NEW CONSTRUCTION OF AN ATTACHED BUILDING WITH A ROOF DECK AND A ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH INTERIOR PRIVATE RESIDENCE GARAGE (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION).

    1231 S 4TH ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment
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Jul 05

This New Federal Donuts Sandwich Will Be Gone in the Blink of an Eye

...at Federal Donuts’ Center City (1632 Sansom Street), West Philly (3428 Sansom Street), South Philly (1219 S. 2nd Street), and North Philly (701 N. 7th Street) locations, plus the outposts inside the Fairmount Whole...

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The barbecue fried chicken sandwich will be at Federal Donuts’ Center City (1632 Sansom Street), West Philly (3428 Sansom Street), South Philly (1219 S. 2nd Street), and North Philly (701...

...fried chicken sandwich will be at Federal Donuts’ Center City (1632 Sansom Street), West Philly (3428 Sansom Street), South Philly (1219 S. 2nd Street), and North Philly (701 N. 7th Street) locations, plus...

...Street), West Philly (3428 Sansom Street), South Philly (1219 S. 2nd Street), and North Philly (701 N. 7th Street) locations, plus the outposts inside the Fairmount Whole Foods (2101 Pennsylvania Avenue) and at Citizens...

    This New Federal Donuts Sandwich Will Be Gone in the Blink of an Eye
    Federal Donuts loves to toy with us. The homegrown fried chicken-and-doughnut chain that counts star chef Mike Solomonov among its owners has a history of adding limited-time treats to its menu with little or no warning, and then taking them away much too soon.
    https://philly.eater.com

Jul 05

Jul 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3" DOMESTIC WATER CONNECTION,6X4 CURB TRAP AND 4" MAIN DRAIN (MULTI FAMILY)"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"

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND PERMIT NUMBER 809632 TO CHANGE ESTIMATED COST OF WORK FROM $30,000 TO $135,000.

    420 GREENWICH ST Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) 65,000 BTU 95% EFF FURNACE (2) 2 TON CONDENSER (2) 2 TON COIL BOTH WITH DUCTWORK

    1504 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued June 29, 2018 Comment

Jul 03

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a Page.

Please follow Philadelphia Board of Education!

    Philadelphia Board of Education
    Philadelphia Board of Education. 47 likes · 10 talking about this. The Philadelphia Board of Education ensures quality schools in every neighborhood through governance of the School District.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 02

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Mayor Jim K...

Hey Vare Washington students! Here's a fantastic opportunity for you to share your ideas! Please apply!

    Non-voting Student Representative - Board of Education
    The Board of Education shall include a non-voting student representative that serves in an advisory capacity to represent the interests of students in Philadelphia. Click here for more information on the application and selection process!
    https://www.philasd.org

Jul 01

Enchanting New Wheatpastes Hope to Add A Bit of Magic to Philly’s Streets

The wheatepaste photographed for this post is located at 1310 South Front street in Pennsport, and represents the “Spirit of the Delaware river,” as the artist writes on his Instagram.

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In the meantime, more of Doug’s magical installations can be found right now at 5th and Bainbridge streets, and 8th street and Girard avenue.

    Enchanting New Wheatpastes Hope to Add A Bit of Magic to Philly's Streets
    New wheatepastes around Philadelphia hope to bring the concept of 'animism' to our urban environment. A continuation of his his work from 2016, the installations are by Philly-based artist, Doug Nox (aka Harleqvin.) The definition of animism, by the way, if you're like myself and weren't sure, is: 1) The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate...
    http://streetsdept.com

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Jun 28

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      200 Block Watkins St. June 21, 2018 @ 1:05 p.m. Comment

Jun 28

  • ADDITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATION TO EXISTING 3-STORY 1 FAMILY DWELLING WITH NEW 3-STORY REAR ADDITION AND ROOF DECK (DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)

    1343 S 4TH ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REWIRE OUTLETS, SWITCHES AND LIGHTS. ADD INTERCONNECTED SMOKE DETECTORS... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING (100A SERVICE IS EXISTING)

    401 WATKINS ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment

Jun 27

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      200 Block Dickinson St. June 15, 2018 @ 2:49 a.m. Comment

Jun 27

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