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7 hours ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF THREE(3) FLATWALL SIGNS ACCESSORY TO A TAKE-OUT RESTAURANT IN SPACE 107 OF AN EXISTING SHOPPING CENTER WITH OTHER PREVIOUSLY APPROVED USES.

    701 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 25, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF DECK AND A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING (FIVE (5) UNITS).

    2418 N 6TH ST Issued May 24, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR TAKE OUT WATER ICE SHOP WITH WALK UP WINDOW (TAKE OUT RESTAURANT) ON 1ST FLOOR IN THE SAME BUILDING WITH EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING ABOVE IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE. NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT.

    2406 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 24, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TO AMEND A/P NO 697658 TO ACCOMMODATE REVISED FLOOR PLAN OF UNIT 203. UNIT 203 TO BE USED AS A BANK. STRUCTURE WILL NOT BE SPRINKLERED. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    701 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 23, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACED 4 GANG METER SOCKET ONTO AN EXISTING 400AMP SERVICE AS PER 2008 NEC (NORTH DISTRICT)

    2408 GERMANTOWN AVE Issued May 22, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

MEMORIAL DAY: ‘Edison 64’ Will Mean New Life for Today’s Vets

...Project is in its second phase of development at the original high-school site at 7th Street & Lehigh Avenue. (The current high school is located at 2nd Street & Luzerne Avenue.) The first phase was...

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All are welcome to join a small ceremony in tribute to this project and the memorialization of the brave young men at the VMC (213 N. 4th Street) in the Gold Star Mother’s Room tomorrow, May 25th at 10 a.m. to share in the true meaning of Memorial Day.

    MEMORIAL DAY: 'Edison 64' Will Mean New Life for Today's Vets
    BY DEBBY DERRICKS Many write about Memorial Day and its meaning. Most who do remark on the sentiment of sacrifice; but it is often lost in the sand of the beach, smoke of the barbecue, and general activities that mark the start of the summer for most Americans.
    http://www.phillyrecord.com

5 days ago

May 20

May 20

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP AND FAI-PA1#20181361729-"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"

    2455 N 5TH ST Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE REMOVAL OF EXISTING FLATWALL SIGNS AND THE ERECTION OF TWO (2) INTERNALLY ILLUMINATED FLATWALL SIGNS (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION).FOR THE DOCUMENTATION OF THE REFACING OF ONE (1) PANEL ON AN EXISTING STATICALLY ILLUMINATED, DOUBLE-FACED FREE-STANDING SIGN. SIGN ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING FOOD, BEVERAGE AND GROCERIES IN SPACE 101 AS PART OF AN EXISTING SHOPPING CENTER.

    701 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment
  • SIGN PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF TWO (2) INTERNALLY ILLUMINATED FLATWALL SIGNS (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION). SIGN ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING FOOD, BEVERAGE AND GROCERIES IN SPACE 101 AS PART OF AN EXISTING SHOPPING CENTER.

    701 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 17, 2018 Comment

May 19

May 17

May 17

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW 3 STORY BLDG FOR FIVE FAMILY USAGE WITH CELLAR ROOF DECK AND PILOT HOUSE

    2420 N 6TH ST Issued May 14, 2018 Comment

May 16

Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569

Robbery 532 W Lehigh Ave DC 15 26 034929 - Duration: 3:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,372 views

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Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569

Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34.

Robbery Assault 1101 Filbert St DC 17 06 028004 - Duration: 5:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 17,001 views

Commercial Robbery 5540 N 5th St DC 17 35 67761 - Duration: 4:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,495 views

Commercial Burglary 1851 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 000076 - Duration: 4:59. 2,882 views

Burglary 1 Franklin Mills Cir DC# 14 08 029406 - Duration: 3:06. 4,546 views

Commercial Robbery 5262 Walnut St DC 16 18 043741 - Duration: 3:38. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,312 views

Robbery Shooting 7228 Ogontz Ave DC#13 14 064873 - Duration: 3:28. PhiladelphiaPolice 164,794 views

Homicide 915 North Front St DC# 14 26-002713 - Duration: 3:40. PhiladelphiaPolice 138,723 views

    Commerical Robbery 1535 S Broad St DC 18 03 023569
    On April 29, 2018, at approximately 4:30 PM, the two unknown black males were captured on surveillance video entering the Philly Wireless store located 1535 South Broad Street. While inside the suspects surveyed the store and after approximately thirty (30) minutes they left.
    https://www.youtube.com/

May 16

May 14

May 13

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    WATER SERVICE PA20181312563 "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"

    2723 N 9TH ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    REPLACE ANY WIRING DEEMED UNSAFE, BRING TO CODE. INSTALL HARD WIRED SMOKE ALARMS (7) USING FISHING METHOD WHERE NECESSARY. REPLACE BACKBOARD BEHIND EXISTING 100A PANEL... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    2528 N FRANKLIN ST Issued May 11, 2018 Comment

May 12

May 12

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL CIRCUITS FOR NEW BAKERY EXPRESS LANES RELOCATE EXISTING WIRING FOR FREEZER CASES TO NEW LOCATIONS POWER FOR NEW DIRECT CIRCUIT8 DATA LINES

    701 W LEHIGH AVE Issued May 10, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR USE OF SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING WITHIN AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE; NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OR AREA OF EXISTING BUILDING.

    2535 N REESE ST Issued May 10, 2018 Comment

May 11

Philly Police ID Suspect in Caught-on-Cam Rooftop Pursuit

Police were conducting surveillance on Rivera-Ortiz at 9th Street and Lehigh Avenue in the Kensington section of Philadelphia Wednesday night when, investigators said, he ran into a van, backed into an unmarked police car and nearly ran over two officers before speeding off.

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He then got out of the vehicle and continued to flee on foot, police said. SkyForce10 captured the man scaling a fence and then climbing onto the rooftop of a building on the 5300 block of North 5th Street

    Philly Police ID Suspect in Caught-on-Cam Rooftop Pursuit
    A man who allegedly almost ran over two officers before being cornered on a North Philadelphia roof Wednesday has been identified as wanted for escaping police custody in March. Luis Rivera-Ortiz, described as a "menace to society," could be seen being pummelled by three police officers on a Feltonville warehouse roof in video from NBC10's Skyforce helicopter.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

May 11

Robbery 74XX Stenton Ave DC 18 14 037080

Robbery 532 W Lehigh Ave DC 15 26 034929 - Duration: 3:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,366 views

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Homicide 4500 Melrose St DC 17 15 003410 - Duration: 3:34. PhiladelphiaPolice 26,949 views

Homicide 3300 block of N 2nd St DC 17 25 025839 - Duration: 3:06. 27,274 views

Aggravated Assaut Shooting 4401 N 5th St DC# 13 25 075033 - Duration: 2:35. PhiladelphiaPolice 40,848 views

Robbery Shooting 4200 block of N 7th St DC # 14 25 004625 DC #14 25 004662 - Duration: 3:19. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,477 views

Robbery 5608 N Broad St DC 18 35 013818 - Duration: 2:30. PhiladelphiaPolice 830 views

Shooting 654 E Wishart St DC# 14 24 105823 - Duration: 2:24. PhiladelphiaPolice 20,622 views

Residential Burglary 7912 Pickering Ave DC 15 14 061311 - Duration: 3:12. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,864 views

Commercial Robbery 5262 Walnut St DC 16 18 043741 - Duration: 3:38. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,312 views

Robbery 5610 Lancaster Ave DC# 14 19 004884 - Duration: 2:32. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,108 views

Burglary 1 Franklin Mills Cir DC# 14 08 029406 - Duration: 3:06. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,546 views

Shooting 6328 Rising Sun Ave DC# 14 02 036898 - Duration: 2:26. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,881 views

Robbery 7290 Woodland Ave DC#13 12 034993 - Duration: 2:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 1,781 views

Robbery 1300 Girard Ave DC# 13-22-005638 - Duration: 2:33. PhiladelphiaPolice 6,131 views

    Robbery 74XX Stenton Ave DC 18 14 037080
    Between 7:30 PM, on Thursday May 3, 2018 and 11:30 AM, on Friday May 4, 2018, two unknown males grabbed the victim and forced them back into their car point of gun while in the area of 74XX Stenton Avenue. After riding around for several minutes the victim was let go.
    https://www.youtube.com/

May 11

Suspect arrested after Philadelphia police chase, rooftop arrest identified

Rivera-Ortiz was being sought on an active arrest warrant on Wednesday evening. The incident began with Rivera-Ortiz ramming an unmarked police car at 9th and Lehigh streets.

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Luis Rivera-Ortiz, 25, of the 3700 block of Percy Street, was the man who rammed a police car with a van and tried to make a fast getaway, police say. He is charged with Aggravated Assault, Possession of an Instrument of Crime and related offenses.

He then drove back onto the Boulevard where he was nearly struck by an oncoming vehicle. Finally, he pulled into a parking lot in the 5300 block of 5th Street and made a run for it with foot patrols in pursuit.

    Suspect arrested after chase, rooftop arrest identified
    Philadelphia police have formally identified the man who was arrested on a city rooftop after a chase earlier this week, in an incident that was captured on video exclusively by Action News. Luis Rivera-Ortiz, 25, of the 3700 block of Percy Street, was the man who rammed a police car with a van and tried to make a fast getaway, police say.
    http://6abc.com

May 11

May 10

WATCH: Wild Police Chase Ends With Arrest on North Philly Rooftop

Officers were conducting surveillance in the area of 9th Street and Lehigh Avenue in Kensington when they spotted the suspect around 5 p.m. Police say the man...

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...flee on foot, scaling a fence and hopping on top of a building on the 5300 block of 5th Street. Video from news choppers shows the man attempting to jump off the roof before an...

    WATCH: Wild Police Chase Ends With Arrest on North Philly Rooftop
    A 25-year-old man described by police as a "menace to society" did his best Spider-Man impression before officers closed in. A 25-year-old man described by police as a "menace to society" was arrested on Wednesday after leading officers on a wild chase through the city that culminated with his apprehension on a rooftop in North Philadelphia.
    https://www.phillymag.com

May 10

May 10

Philadelphia police vehicle chase ends in rooftop arrest

Chopper 6HD was over the scene as the 25-year-old suspect tried to make his latest getaway. Officials said this chase began after he rammed an unmarked police car at 9th and Lehigh streets.

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Finally, he pulls into a parking lot in the 5300 block of 5th Street and makes a run for it with foot patrols in pursuit.

    Police car chase ends in rooftop arrest
    Police said they were pursuing a suspect who was wanted for many crimes, including assaults on police officers and escaping police custody, Wednesday when he tried to make a getaway in a stolen white van. Chopper 6HD was over the scene as the 25-year-old suspect tried to make his latest getaway.
    http://6abc.com

May 09

North Phila. Water Fact Check and Mural Meeting

• A Mural Arts water-themed installation at 8th and York and Germantown streets by Calo Lopez Rosa

    North Phila. Water Fact Check and Mural Meeting
    Join the Philadelphia Water Department (PWD), Mural Arts and artist Calo Lopez Rosa to learn all about water in our homes and give us your feedback on the exciting water-themed artwork planned for the community.
    http://planphilly.com

May 09

May 09

May 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CRACKED MAIN DRAIN IN BASEMENT REPAIR/REPLACE FIXTURES STACK AND SMALL FIXTURE WASTE WERE NEEDED INCLUDING BATH WC LAVS KITCHEN SINK NEW LAUNDRY AND WATER HEATER IN 1 BATH INSTALL WATER SUPPLY SYSTEM - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2528 N FRANKLIN ST Issued May 4, 2018 Comment

May 06

May 05

May 05

  • 3D Printer for Creative Hands-On Projects

    Ms. Pappas is asking for $1570.93:
    We need the MakerBot Replicator Mini + 3D Printer for Thomas's Senior Legacy Project and for many other students entrepreneurial projects hereafter!
    El Centro De Estudiantes High School Comment

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