9 hours ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

23 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF THREE STRUCTURES(MAXIMUM HEIGHT NTE 60 FEET) WITH ROOF DECKS, FOR RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY, ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSES BUILDING 1 FOR USE AS EIGHT(8) DWELLING UNITS, ONE VACANT(COMMERCIAL SPACE AS PERMITTED IN THE DISTRICT) ON FIRST FLOOR(USE REGISTRATION REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY), BUILDING 2 FOR USE AS FOUR(4) DWELLING UNITS, BUILDING 3 FOR USE AS THREE(3) DWELLING UNITS (TOTAL 15 DWELLING UNITS) WITH INTERIOR ACCESSORY PARKING FOR TWELVE(12) PARKING SPACES, NO ADA SPACES AND SIX BICYCLE SPACES LOCATED ON AN ACCESSIABLE ROUTE IN BUILDING 1

    166 W BERKS ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF THREE (3) STRUCTURES ON LOT (BUILDING#1(MAX.HT.45'5"),BUILDING #2(MAX. HT.39') AND BUILDING#3( MAX. HT.35'8") WITH ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A PILOT HOUSES WITH BALCONIES AND BAY WINDOWS FROM SECOND FLOOR THROUGH FOURTH FLOORS. BUILDING 1:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (EIGHT(8) DWELLING UNITS) AND WITH ONE VACANT(COMMERCIAL SPACE AS PERMITTED IN THE DISTRICT) ON FIRST FLOOR(USE REGISTRATION REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY),BUILDING#2:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLF LIVING(FOUR(4) DWELLING UNITS)AND BUILDING # 3:FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (THREE(3)DWELLING)UNITS(TOTAL 15 DWELLING UNITS) WITH TWELVE(12)INTERIOR ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES AND WITH SIX(6) 1A CLASS BICYCLE SPACES IN AN ACCESSIBLE ROUTE ON LOT.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    150 W BERKS ST Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    ERECT FOUR STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK WITH PILOT HOUSE, AND INTERIOR GARAGE. USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. ZBA VARIANCE GRANTED UNDER CAL # 33184

    2250 HOPE ST Issued May 22, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

One of the best days of the year in our neighborhood!

    PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest
    Highlights from the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest. Photos by Lowell Brown (@photographerbrown) & Napoleon Suarez (@nbs2)
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    CONSOLIDATION OF TWO LOTS INTO ONE

    2062 N 2ND ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    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.

    2231 N 2ND ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2231 N 2ND ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 TOILETS 2 SHOWER 3 LAVS 1 KITCHEN SINK 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL 1 WASHING MACHINE & WATER HEATER THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2231 N 2ND ST Issued May 21, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    CONSOLIDATION OF TWO LOTS INTO SEE PERMIT # 868254 FOR PLAN

    2064 N 2ND ST Issued May 18, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

6 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE, 40 CIRCUIT PANEL, METER, GROUNDING AND INSTALL ALL WIRING & DEVICES RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS PHONE & CABLE TV WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2032 HOPE ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE, 40 CIRCUIT PANEL, METER, GROUNDING AND INSTALL ALL WIRING & DEVICES RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS PHONE & CABLE TV WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2030 HOPE ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP MAIN SERVICE, 40 CIRCUIT PANEL, METER, GROUNDING AND INSTALL ALL WIRING & DEVICES RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS PHONE & CABLE TV WIRING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    2031 HOPE ST Issued May 15, 2018 Comment

May 17

Show us your... BLOOMS!

Greensgrow Farms and the Star Community News have launched our Annual Spring Garden Competition.

Gardens, stoops, & decks will be judged on Best Overall, the 3 Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle), Most Beneficial and Best Representation of the River Wards.

Winners will receive a Greensgrow Gift Card and be featured in the Star!

To enter, email your name, address, phone number and photos of your garden to mkomar@bsmphilly.com by May 31.

    Northeast Times
    The Northeast Times serves the community of Northeast Philadelphia.
    https://northeasttimes.com

May 17

Norris Square Neighborhood Project added 3 ne...

TODAY: Get your fresh-picked veggies and herbs grown in our gardens! Visit us at 174 Diamond Street from 1pm to 3pm!

    Norris Square Neighborhood Project
    TODAY: Get your fresh-picked veggies and herbs grown in our gardens! Visit us at 174 Diamond Street from 1pm to 3pm!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 17

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May 17

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A REAR ADDITION ABOVE THE REAR PORTION OF AN EXISTING NON-CONFORMING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING THROUGHOUT. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION/PLAN.

    1900 MUTTER ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 16

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

It's true! A little rain won't stop the Derby & Arts Festival this Saturday!

    PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest
    Are you ready to ride? The Derby is on, rain or shine!!!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 16

May 15

It's primary day in Philadelphia! Did you vot...

It's primary day in Philadelphia! Did you vote yet?

    https://www.facebook.com

May 14

May 13

  • ZONING ADMIN REVIEW

    ZONING PERMIT #790398***EXTENT OF ROOF DECK WAS REDUCED, AND FROMT STEPS MODIFIED TO MEET TRAVEL DISTANCES FOR BUILDING PERMIT. HEIGHT WAS INCREASED BY 5 3/4 " TO BETTER FACILITATE ROOF DRAINAGE.

    1926 N 2ND ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP,MAIN DRAIN AND FAI-PA1#20181310155-"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"

    2211 N HOWARD ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    18 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR A 4 STORY MIXED USE NEW CONSTRUCTION NO PLASTIC PIPE THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2010 AMBER ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

  • Theft

May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100A, 20- SPACE PANEL ONLY. 2- BASEMENT LIGHTS, REPLACE 8- SWITCHES, 12- OUTLETS, 1- C/O2, 2- BATTERY SMOKE ALARMS... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING (PAID FOR BY PHDC)

    1905 MUTTER ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 10

This Saturday, 2-5pm: Call for STORYTELLERS! ...

This Saturday, 2-5pm: Call for STORYTELLERS! Please help tell the story of Kensington. Avenues of Change will host a Portable Studio led by Wilma Theater artists to reveal, craft, and share your stories. Join us at Las Parcelas garden at 2248 N. Palethorp St.!

    Norris Square Neighborhood Project
    This Saturday, 2-5pm: Call for STORYTELLERS! Please help tell the story of Kensington. Avenues of Change will host a Portable Studio led by Wilma Theater artists to reveal, craft, and share your...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 10

Norris Square Neighborhood Project added 3 ne...

Come get your fresh-picked veggies from our gardens! Visit us at the corner of Mascher and Diamond today 1-3pm!

    Norris Square Neighborhood Project
    Come get your fresh-picked veggies from our gardens! Visit us at the corner of Mascher and Diamond today 1-3pm!
    https://www.facebook.com

May 10

May 09

May 05

Huge thank you to all that came out to the Le...

Huge thank you to all that came out to the Learn To Ride workshop at the Hackett Schoolyard. We lost count after five new full-fledged bike riders! Pedals and all. Great day and we look forward to seeing you next month in the yard for a lively game of kickball. Stay tuned.

    Friends Of Hackett
    Huge thank you to all that came out to the Learn To Ride workshop at the Hackett Schoolyard. We lost count after five new full-fledged bike riders! Pedals and all. Great day and we look forward to...
    http://www.facebook.com

May 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE TOILET 2 KITCHEN SINK 1 TOILET SINK 2 TUB 1 WATER HEATER 1 AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    2239 N 2ND ST Issued May 3, 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. **NO STAIRCASE REMOVAL OR INSTALLATION THIS PERMIT**

    2239 N 2ND ST Issued May 3, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS. FOR THE REMOVAL AND INSTALLATION OF DUCTWORK WITH THIRTEEN (13) NEW REGISTERS/DIFFUSERS. **NO UNIT THIS PERMIT**

    2239 N 2ND ST Issued May 3, 2018 Comment

May 04

It's been a beautiful start to May! Keep up w...

It's been a beautiful start to May! Keep up with news around East Kensington and subscribe to our monthly newsletter! https://mailchi.mp/cb3b56bbf5d4/ekna-april-meetings-and-events-3347521?e=[UNIQID]

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    It's been a beautiful start to May! Keep up with news around East Kensington and subscribe to our monthly newsletter! https://mailchi.mp/cb3b56bbf5d4/ekna-april-meetings-and-events-3347521?e=[UNIQID]
    https://www.facebook.com

May 04

Registration for Love Your Park Week is now o...

Registration for Love Your Park Week is now open! Register online today to help cleanup Pop's Park! https://loveyourpark.org/event/pops-park-spring-service-day/

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    Registration for Love Your Park Week is now open! Register online today to help cleanup Pop's Park! https://loveyourpark.org/event/pops-park-spring-service-day/
    https://www.facebook.com

May 04

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE( 55' HIGH);ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A PILOTHOUSE(RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY)FOR A VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE FROM CELLAR THRU FIRST FLOOR FRONT ( HOPE ST SIDE)AND VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE AT FIRST FLOOR FRONT(FRONT ST SIDE)(USE REGISTRATION PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY)(100% GROUND FLOOR FRONTAGE AND WITHIN THE FIRST 30FT OF THE BUILDING DEPTH) IN THE SAME LOT WITH MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ( TWENTY-TWO(22) DWELLING UNITS FROM FIRST (1ST) FLOOR REAR THROUGH FIFTH(5TH)FLOORS WITH TWENTY-SIX(26) BICYCLE SPACES IN AN ACCESSIBLE ROUTE.SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2038-40 N FRONT ST Issued May 1, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHE DSTRUCTURE(55'HIGH);ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A PILOTHOUSE FOR A VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE AT FIRST FLOOR( USE REGISTRATION PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY) IN THE SAME BUILDING WITH MULTIFAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ( 17 DWELLING UNITS) FROM SECOND FLOOR THRU FIFTH FLOORS WITH TWENTY-SIX(26) BICYCLE SPACES IN AN ACCESSIBLE ROUTE.SIZE AND LOCATION A SSHOWN IN THE APPLICATION

    2046 N FRONT ST Issued May 1, 2018 Comment

May 03

Want to cleanup around your block this weeken...

Want to cleanup around your block this weekend? Don't forget, EKNA and Olde Richmond Civic Association - ORCA have a cleanup tool library! Request your tools today for Saturday pickup from 10 am to 2 pm. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4ef93wtQwLzZRmJjrQvsKYp2WeWOCLbiPUK2ChOmP5Ua7XQ/viewform

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    Want to cleanup around your block this weekend? Don't forget, EKNA and Olde Richmond Civic Association - ORCA have a cleanup tool library! Request your tools today for Saturday pickup from 10 am to 2...
    https://www.facebook.com

May 03

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    1ST, 2ND &3RD FLOORSEZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- 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.

    100 W SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued April 30, 2018 Comment

May 03

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