12 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

27 hours ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING THREE-STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    1239 E PALMER 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

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    433B SALMON ST Issued May 19, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    431 SALMON ST Issued May 19, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    429 SALMON ST Issued May 19, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    433A SALMON ST Issued May 19, 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.

    721 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 21, 2018 Comment

May 19

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

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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 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 13

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A "TWO (2) INCH" FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH BACKFLOW PREVENTER AND AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER NFPA 13R. ALL WORK SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS/HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS. SEE AP#859535 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    433B SALMON ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A "TWO (2) INCH" FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH BACKFLOW PREVENTER AND AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER NFPA 13R. ALL WORK SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS/HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS.

    433A SALMON ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100AMP SERVICE, METER, PANEL & REWIRE SFD THROUGHOUT WITH RECEPTS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,FIXTURES,SMOKES AND CO DETECTORS AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    825 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY TO DOCUMENT CONSTRUCTION TYPE AND OCCUPANCY OF SECOND THROUGH FOURTH FLOORS (EAST) OF NEW CONSTRUCTION BUILDING PERMIT 856557.

    501-11 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF A FOUR (4) STORY BUILDING TO INCLUDE VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACES ON THE FIRST FLOOR (USE REGISTRATION & FIT-OUT PERMITS REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY, MUST INCLUDE A MINIMUM 2,500 SF FRESH FOOD MARKET), SEVENTY-ONE (71) DWELLING UNITS ON THE SECOND THROUGH FOURTH FLOORS AND FIFTY-ONE (51) ACCESSORY PARKING SPACES IN THE BASEMENT & FIRST FLOOR AS PER APPROVED PLANS. **BUILDING TO UTILIZE HORIZONTAL AND VERTICAL SEPARATIONS TO CREATE THREE (3) SEPARATE BUILDINGS WITH THREE (3) DIFFERENT CONSTRUCTION TYPES (IA, VA & VB)** BUILDING TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED PER NFPA 13 AND INCLUDE STANDPIPES PER NFPA 14. SEE PERMIT 846148 FOR FOUNDATION WORK. **SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MEP & FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK**

    501-11 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY TO DOCUMENT CONSTRUCTION TYPE AND OCCUPANCY OF FIRST FLOOR AND BASEMENT OF NEW CONSTRUCTION BUILDING PERMIT 856557.

    501-11 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 9, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY TO DOCUMENT CONSTRUCTION TYPE AND OCCUPANCY OF SECOND THROUGH FOURTH FLOORS (WEST) OF NEW CONSTRUCTION BUILDING PERMIT 856557.

    501-11 E GIRARD AVE Issued May 9, 2018 Comment

May 10

May 08

May 07

Glossblack Paints New Series of #PhilaUnite Murals for the Sixers

Girard Unite: 632 East Girard avenue

This article has 6 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Fishtown Unite: 1321 N. Front street

West Poplar Unite: 923 North Watts avenue

Point Breeze Unite: 1812 South 18th street

Kensington Unite: 2184 East Huntingdon street

West Philly Unite: 262 South 52nd street

Broad Street Unite: (Side of AOK Auto Body) 1349 Alter street

    Glossblack Paints New Series of #PhilaUnite Murals for the Sixers
    (Photo by Streets Dept Contributor Eric Dale) If you live in Philly, chances are you may have noticed a new series of neighborhood-rallying Sixers' murals that have been popping up around town. These 'Phila Unite' murals are the work of Philly-based graffiti and mural legend Glossblack, who with the help of fellow artist/muralist Evan Lovett painted his eight...
    http://streetsdept.com

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 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 03

Science in the Summer registration starts Mon...

Science in the Summer registration starts Monday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. the theme this year is science of space!

    Fishtown Community Library
    Science in the Summer registration starts Monday, May 14 at 12:00 p.m. the theme this year is science of space!
    https://www.facebook.com

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

May 02

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Check out this year's music lineup for the PFCU Kensington Derby and Arts Fest 🎤🎵

    PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest
    This year's stage is 🔥🔥🔥
    https://www.facebook.com

May 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

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

    429 SALMON ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

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

    431 SALMON ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

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

    433A SALMON ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

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

    433B SALMON ST Issued April 25, 2018 Comment

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Want to help us make the PFCU Kensington Derb...

Want to help us make the PFCU Kensington Derby & Arts Fest zero waste? Become one of our Philacycle volunteers! https://www.recyclebank.com/philacycle/events/2018/Kensington

    Philacycle - Events - Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby
    Bring a bottle of water with you. Gloves and Zero Waste Cheat Sheets will be provided. When you arrive, look for a Philacycle representative who will help give you instructions and direct you to one of the Waste Stations.
    https://www.recyclebank.com

Apr 26

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