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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE REAR MASONRY WALL REPLACE WITH 8IN BLOCK ON EXISTING LOCATION AND ORGINAL SIZE (2STORY)

    2643 W ARIZONA ST Issued July 16, 2018 Comment

23 hours ago

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion...

Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a magnificent collection of period antiques and decorative arts — some originating from George Washington’s President’s House in Philadelphia!

    Historic Strawberry Mansion
    Did you know that Historic Strawberry Mansion offers private guided tours for groups at a special rate? Call 215-228-8364 to book your experience at this architectural treasure, which displays a...
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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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4 days ago

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      2500 Block W. Gordon St. July 6, 2018 @ 12:48 a.m. Comment

4 days ago

Shuler Playground Summer Youth Mentoring Program

We are launching a youth mentoring program at Shuler Playground for teen & pre-teen males tomorrow (Saturday, 7/14). The program will run each Saturday from 10-11:30 AM through Saturday, September 1. Help us identify boys & young men in the neighborhood who you think would benefit from participating in this program.

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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

    NEW 100A PANEL WITH 20- CIRCUITS, NEW METER SOCKET, GROUNDING AND FEEDER CABLES. RE-WIRE PROPERTY, WITH GFI & ARC FAULTS AS NEEDED. NEW SMOKE ALARM SYSTEM. ALL WORK IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    2526 N MARSTON ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT-INSTALL A MODIFIED WHITE GRANULATED ROOF

    2534 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

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Jul 07

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT-FOR REMOVAL OF FRONT AND SIDE CMU FENCE WALLS TO RESOLVE CASE #639330. 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 #639330.

    2501-09 W SERGEANT ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    MAKE SAFE PERMIT- FOR (BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF WORK AS PER ENGINEER'S REPORT IF APPLICABLE) TO RESOLVE CASE #196860. 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 #196860.

    2550 W STERNER ST Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    2608 W OAKDALE ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment

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Jul 06

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 06

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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Jul 05

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW WET CHEMICAL KITCHEN FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2804 W LEHIGH AVE Issued June 28, 2018 Comment

Jul 05

  • Current Events for Middle Schoolers

    Mrs. Fedezko is asking for $592.14:
    My students need the Scholastic magazine to improve their reading skills. Most of the students in my eighth grade class are reading on a fifth grade reading level. The magazines have current events for reading.
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      2400 Block W. Lehigh Av June 30, 2018 @ 9:38 p.m. Comment
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      2700 Block N. 24th St. June 27, 2018 @ 12:03 p.m. Comment

Jul 02

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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Jun 30

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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Jun 30

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      2500 Block W. Lehigh Av June 22, 2018 @ 4:59 p.m. Comment

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      2400 Block W. Oakdale St. June 20, 2018 @ 9:09 a.m. Comment

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