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Please volunteer to "Adopt a Senior" Residential Sidewalk Snow Removal

Please volunteer to "Adopt a Senior" Residential Sidewalk Snow Removal

14 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    POWDER ROOM/LT. BASEMENT, KITCHEN SINK, FIRST FLOOR, TUB/SHOWER/TOILET/2 VANITIES/WASHERS 2ND FLOOR THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1932 FORRESTAL ST Issued December 13, 2017 Comment

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Updated Dec. 14th

Dec. 14-          S. Phila. Business Ass’n hosts Christmas party at Galdo’s Catering & Entertainment, 1933 W. Moyamensing Ave., 6:30 p.m. Happy Hour & Dinner. Bring unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots. RSVP: (215) 868-5502.

Jan. 9-             S. Phila. Business Ass’n hosts “Who’s Hot” 50/50 Scholarship Fundraiser at Popi’s Restaurant, 3120 S. 20th St., Networking 6:30 p.m., Hot Pepper Challenge (Lou Galdo vs. Dr. Steven Cohen) 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20. For info: Gaeton.Tavella spba1897@gmail.com.

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Dec 14-           State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Senior Luncheon at Casa Caribe, 173 W. Allegheny Ave., 12-2 p.m. For info: (215) 291-5643.

Dec. 14-          Sky Community Partners hosts “Stars in the Sky” Awards Reception at African American Museum, 701 Arch St., 5:30-8 p.m. For info: dawn@skycommunitypartners.com.

Dec. 14-          American Jewish Committee honors NUHHCE President Henry Nicholas at Warwick Hotel, 220 S. 17th St., 5:30 p.m. Wilson Goode, Sr., Ed Rendell & Jim Kenney to attend.

Dec. 14-          State Reps. Jordan Harris, James Roebuck & Joanna McClinton host Town Hall Mtg. at Richard Allen Charter Sch., 5151 Warren St., 6-8 p.m. Focus on S.W. Phila. issues. For info: (215) 952-3378.

Dec 15-           State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Senior Luncheon at Somerset Villas, 200 E. Somerset St.,, 12-2 p.m. For info: (215) 291-5643.

Dec. 17-          State Sen. Vincent Hughes hosts “Party with a Purpose” at 1st Dist. Plaza, 3801 Market St., 3-6 p.m. RSVP: SHAREPartyRSVP@gmail.com.

Dec. 20-          State Rep. Angel Cruz & State Sen. Tina Tartaglione host “Photos with Santa” at 400 W. Allegheny Ave., Su. 311. Also info on winter-related state services.

Dec. 20-          State Rep. Joanna McClinton hosts Re-Election Campaign Kickoff Fundraiser at 1518 Bar & Grill, 1518 Sansom St., 5:30-7:30 p.m. Honorary host Larry Krasner. RSVP: https://secure.actblue.com/donate/Friends-of-Joanna-McClinton-5.

Dec. 21-          State Rep. Emilio Vázquez hosts Constituent Meet & Greet at Susquehanna Villa, 1421 W. Susquehanna Ave., 3 p.m.

    Updated Dec. 14th
    Dec 14- State Rep. Angel Cruz hosts Senior Luncheon at Casa Caribe, 173 W. Allegheny Ave., 12-2 p.m. For info: (215) 291-5643. Dec. 14- Sky Community Partners hosts "Stars in the Sky" Awards Reception at African American Museum, 701 Arch St., 5:30-8 p.m. For info: dawn@skycommunitypartners.com. Dec.
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Code Blue Extreme Cold Homeless Persons Community Outreach Hotline at 215-232-1984.

Code Blue Extreme Cold Homeless Persons Community Outreach Hotline at 215-232-1984.

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HOLIDAY COMMUNITY EVENT: Please join us for ...

HOLIDAY COMMUNITY EVENT: Please join us for the 1st Annual Tree Lighting event in Marconi Plaza on Monday evening December 18, 2017 at 7:30 pm on the west side of Broad Street near the Columbus statue. Special Thanks to the Sports Complex Special Services District for planting the beautiful cedar tree that will be part of our holiday tradition now and for years to come. Feel free to bring an ornament to hang on the tree.

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6 days ago

  • ADDITION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATION AND A 3RD STORY ADDITION ON EXISTING TWO-STORY PORTION AND REAR ONE STORY ADDITION/SUN ROOM OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE AS PART OF AN EXISTING SINGLE-FAMILY DWELLING. (DETAILS INCLUDING SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN).

    1902 SCHLEY ST Issued December 7, 2017 Comment

Dec 08

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION WITH A ROOF DECK TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED BUILDING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON APPROVED PLANS. MAINTAIN EXISTING USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITH TWO ACCESSORY INTERIOR PARKING SPACES.

    3167 S UBER ST Issued December 6, 2017 Comment

Dec 02

Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Dec. 1-3

1900 Pattison Avenue

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155 Village Dr.

...Santa, Mrs. Claus and elves to the gazebo in the center of the downtown Village (18 N. Main Street). The annual tree-lighting ceremony happens next, as town officials gather to turn the lights...

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1300 Market Street

1500 Arch Street

3260 South Street

    Weekend Phillyfun Picks: Dec. 1-3 - PhillyFun4Kids
    Winterfest Saturday Dec. 2 10am - 2pm King of Prussia Town Center 155 Village Dr. King of Prussia , PA Don't miss Winterfest at the new King of Prussia Town Center with school-choir performances, cookie-decorating stations, ice sculptures, hot chocolate and winter-themed activities. Experience a visit from Elsa from Disney's Frozen and Santa Claus and much ...
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Nov 29

Nov 27

30+ Phenomenal Things To Do In Philly This Week, November 27-December 3

Where:American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Avenue

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Where:Dilworth Park, 1 S. 15th Street

Where:Love Park, N. 15th Street & Arch Street

Where:Blue Cross RiverRink, 101 S. Columbus Boulevard

Where:Franklin Square, 200 N. 6th Street

Where:Electric Factory, 421 N. 7th Street

Where:The Wilma Theater, 265 S. Broad Street

Where:Betsy Ross House, 239 Arch Street

Where:Four points along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway including the Rodin Museum, 2151 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Where:Museum of the American Revolution, 101 S. 3rd Street

Where:Singing Fountain, S. 11th Street & E. Passyunk Avenue

Where:Academy of Music, 240 S. Broad Street

Where:Kimmel Center, 300 S. Broad Street

Where:Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad Street

Where:Morris Arboretum of the University of Pennsylvania, 100 E. Northwestern Avenue

Where:Reading Terminal Market, 51 N. 12th Street

Where:Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 118-128 N. Broad Street

Where:Greensgrow Farms, 2501 E. Cumberland Street

Where:Prince Theater, 1412 Chestnut Street

Where:Barnes Foundation, 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

    30+ Brilliant Things To Do In Philly This Week
    Dilworth Park Wintergarden | Photo by Peter Tobia/Center City District Tons of holiday fun, Jay-Z at the Wells Fargo Center, First Sunday museum admission deals and more... All throughout the region, fun holiday activities await, including the free and daily Christmas Light Show at Macy's, a tradition since 1956, and The Comcast Holiday Spectacular, an ongoing 15-minute show screened on the largest four-millimeter LED screen on Earth.
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Nov 26

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL A NEW 200AMP SERVICE AND WIRE BUILDING WITH RECEPTS,LIGHTS,SWITCHES,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT)

    1932 FORRESTAL ST Issued November 24, 2017 Comment

Nov 24

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Nov 24

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE OLD ROOF COVERING AND INSTALL NEW ROOF COVERING

    1927 HARTRANFT ST Issued November 22, 2017 Comment

Nov 14

Nov 13

Streets Department 2017 Philly Leaf Recyclin...

Streets Department 2017 Philly Leaf Recycling Program Bagged Leaf Drop –Off Locations Bagged leaf drop-off will be offered city-wide on Saturdays (with the exception of November 11th and 25th) at 23 designated locations from 9 AM to 3 PM for the duration of the program. Bagged leaves set out at the curb will be collected as trash. Drop-Off Locations • 66th & Haverford Ave. • 54th & Woodbine Ave. • 43rd & Powelton Ave. • 72nd & Buist Ave. • Broad & Christian St. • 20th & Hartranft St. • 15th & Bigler St. • Corinthian & Poplar St. • American & Thompson St. • Graver Lane & Seminole • Cathedral & Ridge Ave. • Washington Ln. & Ardleigh • Upsal & Lowber St. • Wayne Ave. & Logan St. • Fisher & Ogontz Ave. • 5th & Chelten Ave. (water reservoir) • Castor & Foulkrod St. • 1400 Cottman - Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.) • 2901 Princeton Ave. (Mayfair Rec.) • 7901 Ridgeway St. (Fox Chase Rec.) • 8101 Bustleton Ave. • 2900 Comly Rd. – Palmer Playground • 7231 Torresdale Ave. – Russo Park

    Philadelphia City Councilman At-Large Al Taubenberger
    Streets Department 2017 Philly Leaf Recycling Program Bagged Leaf Drop -Off Locations Bagged leaf drop-off will be offered city-wide on Saturdays (with the exception of November 11th and 25th) at...
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Nov 13

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm

1st Police District PSA 1 Community Meeting Mon 11-13-2017 630pm St. Edmond's Church (Rear Entrance) 21st and Snyder Ave

Nov 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR DEMO AND INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE DRYWALL, SHEET ROCK THROUGHOUT THE BATHROOM AND KITCHEN, NEW WINDOWS AND DOORS IN EXISTING OPENING. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRICAL AND MECHANICAL WORK

    1932 FORRESTAL ST Issued November 6, 2017 Comment

Nov 07

Philadelphia Leaf Recycling Program begins th...

Philadelphia Leaf Recycling Program begins this week. Saturdays from now till December 16 (except Nov. 11 and Nov. 25) leaves in paper biodegradable bags will be picked up at 15th and Bigler Streets and 20th and Hartranft Streets from 9 am to 3 pm. No tree branches or brush; just leaves. Bags can be purchased at home improvement stores, such as Home Depot and Lowes.

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Nov 06

Where to Recycle (aka Compost) Leaves in Philadelphia 2017

<li>20th & Hartranft St.</li>

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<li><span style="letter-spacing: 0em;">66th & Haverford Ave.</span></li>

<li>54th & Woodbine Ave.</li>

<li>43rd & Powelton Ave.</li>

<li>72nd & Buist Ave.</li>

<li>Broad & Christian St.</li>

<li>15th & Bigler St.</li>

<li>Corinthian & Poplar St.</li>

<li>Cathedral & Ridge Ave.</li>

<li>Washington Ln. & Ardleigh</li>

<li>Wayne Ave. & Logan St.<br>

Fisher & Ogontz Ave.</li>

<li>5th & Chelten Ave. (water reservoir)</li>

<li>Castor & Foulkrod St.</li>

<li>1400 Cottman – Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.)</li>

<li>1400 Cottman – Pennway & Cottman Ave. (Jardel Rec.)</li>

<li>2901 Princeton Ave. (Mayfair Rec.)</li>

<li>7901 Ridgeway St. (Fox Chase Rec.)</li>

<li>8101 Bustleton Ave.</li>

<li>2900 Comly Rd. – Palmer Playground</li>

<li>7231 Torresdale Ave. – Russo Park</li>

<li>3033 S. 63rd Street (63rd & Passyunk Ave.)</li>

<li>Domino Lane and Umbria Street</li>

<li>State Road and Ashburner Street</li>

<li>2601 W. Glenwood Avenue</li>

<li>51st and Grays Avenue</li>

    Where to Recycle (aka Compost) Leaves in Philadelphia 2017
    It's that time of year again. It's getting colder and the leaves are changing colors. It's beautiful. Then the leaves fall off and we have to rake them - but in the city that often ends up on...
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Nov 05

A very special thank you to all individuals a...

A very special thank you to all individuals and groups who made our Fall Love Your Park a special and successful event!

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Nov 05

Friends of Marconi Plaza shared USA National ...

    USA National Miss Pennsylvania Jr. Teen 2018 - Ava Cima
    USA National Miss Pennsylvania Jr. Teen 2018 - Ava Cima. 81 likes · 48 talking about this. Public Figure
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Nov 04

The community alert sirens are tested at noon...

The community alert sirens are tested at noon on the first Saturday of each month. Did you hear them today? WHAT to DO IF YOU HEAR THE COMMUNITY ALERT SIRENS AT OTHER TIMES: The following information regarding the Community Alert Siren System is intended for residents and businesses in South and Southwest Philadelphia nearest the refinery to advise everyone what to do when the sirens sound. The sirens are tested on the first Saturday of each month at noon for 30 seconds. In the event of a real emergency, the siren sounds continuously for three minutes. Residents are advised to follow Shelter-in-Place advisories whenever the sirens sound. The Shelter-in-Place information below will guide you and your family about what precautions to take in the unlikely event of a release from the refining complex or from a rail or truck accident anywhere in the community. We hope that you will find the information useful, and that you will share it with your family, friends and neighbors. 1) DO NOT PANIC BUT GO INSIDE IMMEDIATELY. 2) CLOSE ALL DOORS AND WINDOWS. 3) TURN OFF VENTILATION SYSTEM. 4) GO TO AN EASILY SEALED ROOM AND STAY THERE. 5) TUNE RADIO TO KYW 1060 (AM) FOR INSTRUCTIONS. 6) WAIT FOR THE "ALL CLEAR" BROADCAST. There are currently 11 sirens located throughout South and Southwest Philadelphia. Pepper Middle School, 82nd and Lyons Eastwick Library, Island Ave. & Lindbergh Finnegan's Playground, 70th and Grovers Connell Park, 65th & Grays Bartram's Village, 56th and Lindbergh Recreation Center, 48th & Woodland Fire House, 32nd and Grays Ferry JFK Annex, 25th & Morris Passyunk Library, 20th and Shunk FDR Park, 20th and Pattison PES Refining Complex, 28th & Passyunk If you SEE, HEAR, or SMELL something you think is coming from the refining complex, contact the PES Communications Center at 215-339-2286.

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Nov 02

Survivors of Clergy Sexual Abuse Vigil on Friday 11-03-2017 12pm-1pm

Please come out and join the Survivors of Clergy Sexual Abuse Vigil on Friday 11-03-2017 12pm-1pm at St Peter & Paul Cathedral 1723 Race Street. #VictimsLivesMatter!

Nov 02

Victims United Against Crime Town Watch Community Partner Recruitment

Victims United Against Crime Town Watch is actively seeking community partners in volunteering whatever time they can spare within their communities in making a positive difference.

*Reporting Neighborhood Crime to 911,
*311 Neighborhood Reporting,
*WalkSafePHL School Safety
*WalkSafePHL Park Safety
*WalkSafePHL Recreation Center Safety
*Dog Walkers
*Bicycle Patrols
*Social Media Awareness, Child Safety & Outreach
*Community Clean Ups
*Crime Victim Advocacy

Contact Greg Bucceroni for additional information Gregory.Bucceroni@phila.gov Thank you.

Nov 02

Women Organized Against Rape WOAR Open House Event Thu 11-09-2017 4pm-7pm

Women Organized Against Rape WOAR Open House Event Thu 11-09-2017 4pm-7pm One Penn Center 1617 John F. Kennedy Blvd. Suite 800 Philadelphia, PA 19103

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    WOAR's Open House
    WOAR has officially moved! To celebrate our new home, we are inviting all our supporters and friends of the Philadelphia community to come view WOAR's new space! Enjoy light refreshments while you meet and mingle with the WOAR Staff and Board Members, view our new space, and learn more about the wonderful work we are doing.
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Nov 01

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING STRUCTURE ON LOT ;FOR THE ERECTION OF MULTIPLE STRUCTURES ON LOT (BUILDING # A, B, C AND BUILDING#D)WITH ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A STAIR( BUILDING # A);FOR THE ERECTION OF STRUCTURES WITH ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A STAIR AND DECK AT SECOND FLOOR ( BUILDING # B, C AND BUILDING # D) FOR A MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING( 23 DWELLING UNITS ON LOT) WITH 46 ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES(33 PARKING GARAGES AND THIRTEEN(13) COMPACT SURFACE SPACES ON LOT). SIZE AND LOCATION SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    3310-20 S 20TH ST Issued October 30, 2017 Comment

Oct 31

Halloween Child Safety Tips

Halloween Child Safety Tips

Oct 30

Mischief Night Curfew Enforcement Mon 10-30-2017

Mischief Night Curfew Enforcement Mon 10-30-2017

Oct 29

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE LOT (PARCEL "A") ON THE PLAN FROM THREE EXISTING LOTS (PREMISES "A", "B", AND "C" ON THE PLAN) AND A PORTION OF HARTRANFT STREET BEING STRICKEN BY AUTHORITY OF SECTION 1 (D) OF BILL NO.090290.REVIEWED AND AUTHORIZED BY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC PROPERTY ACCORDING TO SECTION 5 OF BILL NO.090290. (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)

    2127 PENROSE AVE Issued October 26, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 3.6KW PV SOLAR SYSTEM CONSISTING OF 12 SOLAR WORLD 300WPANELS, 12 SOLAR EDGE P320 OPTIMIZERS, 1 SOLAR EDGE SE3000H INVERTER. AS PER 2008NEC ARTICLES 690 & 705. SOUTH DIST.

    3139 S 20TH ST Issued October 26, 2017 Comment

Oct 28

Friends of Marconi Plaza shared Mural Arts Ph...

Reminder: tonight 7 to 10 pm east side Marconi Plaza

    Monument Lab: 'Passage :: Migration' & 'Free Speech'
    When the sun goes down, we'll be shining a light on Monument Lab projects at Marconi Plaza. Led by Ricardo Rivera, experiential art shop Klip...
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Oct 28

Oct 27

Victims United Against Crime Town Watch Community Partners Recruitment

Good morning,

Victims United Against Crime Town Watch is currently seeking community partners in reporting crime and improving the quality of life throughout Philadelphia. There is no mandatory volunteer requirements other than being a law abiding concerned person who wants to make Philadelphia a safer place for our children and neighborhoods. For more info please contact me. Thank you. Dare to Care!

The below are some of the volunteer community partnerships that Victims United Against Crime Town Watch are involved...

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Good morning,

Victims United Against Crime Town Watch is currently seeking community partners in reporting crime and improving the quality of life throughout Philadelphia. There is no mandatory volunteer requirements other than being a law abiding concerned person who wants to make Philadelphia a safer place for our children and neighborhoods. For more info please contact me. Thank you. Dare to Care!

The below are some of the volunteer community partnerships that Victims United Against Crime Town Watch are involved with:

1) Town Watch Community Partnership
2) See Something, Say Something "Eyes & Ears" Partnership
3) WalkSafePHL School Safe Corridors Partnership
4) Internet-Social Media Safety for Children Partnership
5) Parks & Recs WalkSafePHL Community Partnership
5) Septa Transit Police Community Partnership
6) 311 Quality of Life Concerns Reporting Partnership
7) Community Clean Ups Partnership
8) Police District Advisory Council Partnership
9) Advocating for Crime Victims Partnership
10) Advocating for Homeless Persons Partnership
11) At-Risk Youth Mentoring Partnership
12) Ex-Offender Reentry Partnership
13) Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse Partnership

To become a community partner with Victims United Against Crime Town Watch simply click on and join the page link below and share your concerns and how you would like to get involved in making your neighborhood a safer-better place to live.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/VictimsUnitedAgainstCrime/

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Oct 27

3rd Police District Homicide Incident Person of Interest

3rd Police District Homicide Incident Person of Interest

Oct 24

Town Watch Coffee with a Cop Event Home Grown Coffee Shop 1406 Jackson Street Sat 10-28-2017 9am

Come out and join local residents on Saturday 10-28-2017 900am-1030am for Coffee with a Cop event located at Home Grown Coffee Shop 1406 Jackson Street in meeting local police officers and town watch members in chatting about neighborhood related safety concerns, crime prevention and upcoming community meetings.

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