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Grays Ferry's own Seamus Patrick Banning help...

Grays Ferry's own Seamus Patrick Banning helped organize a "Fundraiser in Center City to help bar staff out of work due to water main break" ~ Good Looking Out!

    Fundraiser in Center City to help bar staff out of work due to water main break
    On July 14, there will be a fundraiser at Ashton Cigar Bar for the bar staff of Time and Bar, which both experienced flooding when a 48-inch transmission main broke near Sansom and Juniper Streets on July 3. The water main break relief fundraiser in Center City will run 9 p.m.
    https://www.phillyvoice.com

18 hours ago

Police: Man shot and killed after answering knock at front door in South Philadelphia

The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday on the 2000 block of South Norwood Street.

    Police: Man killed after answering front door in S. Philadelphia
    A 40-year-old man was shot and killed after answering a knock at the door of his South Philadelphia home, police say. The shooting happened around 11:30 p.m. Sunday on the 2000 block of South Norwood Street. Police say the victim was shot once in the chest at point blank range and collapsed just inside the home.
    http://6abc.com

20 hours ago

Man shot & killed after answering knock at front door

A 40-year-old man answered a knock at the door of his home on the 2000 block of S. Norwood Street and was shot and killed.

    Man shot & killed after answering knock at front door
    A 40-year-old man answered a knock at the door of his home on the 2000 block of S. Norwood Street and was shot and killed. The shooting happened at 11:30 p.m. Sunday night. The victim was shot once in the chest and collapsed just inside the doorway of his South Philadelphia home.
    http://6abc.com

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      2300 Block W. Passyunk Ave. July 11, 2018 @ 9:44 p.m. Comment
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      2300 Block W. Passyunk Av July 12, 2018 @ 12:19 a.m. Comment

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  • 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.

    2006 S 21ST ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Philadelphia City Planning Commission Meeting

10. Action Item: Bill No. 180601 “An Ordinance legalizing an existing stairway enclosure at 2048 S. 21st Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145, under certain terms and conditions.” Introduced by Councilmember Johnson on June 7, 2018 (Presented by Sarah Chiu)

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...Item: Bill No. 180692 “An Ordinance legalizing an existing wood deck and ramp encroachment at 1338-1344 Rising Sun Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19140 (‘Property’), under certain terms and conditions.” Introduced by Councilmember Greenlee for Council...

...Bok LP (‘Owner’) to construct, own and maintain a proposed loading dock extension encroachment at 1901 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148, all under certain terms and conditions.” Introduced by Councilmember Squilla on June...

14. Action Item: Bill No. 180702 “An Ordinance legalizing an existing garage extension encroachment at 1815 South 8th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148, all under certain terms and conditions.” Introduced by Councilmember Squilla on June 21, 2018.

15. Redevelopment agreement with WPRE V, LP, to allow for the construction of a community center and twenty units of affordable housing on 3712-20, 3713-17, 3723, 3729-33, 3735-39, and 3846 Melon Street (West PhiladelphiaRedevelopment Area).

16. Redevelopment agreement with Brian Skoblar to allow for the use of an adjacent parcel at 2215 E. Harold Street as a residential side yard (New Kensington-Fishtown Redevelopment Area).

17. Redevelopment agreement with Theodore Marko to allow for the use of an adjacent parcel at 2217 E. Harold Street as a residential side yard (New Kensington-Fishtown Redevelopment Area). 

    Philadelphia City Planning Commission Meeting
    1. Action item: Approval of the Meeting Minutes for June 12, 2018. 2. Executive Director's Update. 3. Staff Presentation: Draft Philadelphia2035 Upper Northwest District Plan (Presented by Matt Wysong) 4. Action Item: Acceptance of Society Hill Neighborhood Plan (Presented by Ian Litwin, Rosanne Loesch, Society Hill Civic Association, & Laura Ahramjian, KSK Architects, Planners, Historians) 5.
    http://planphilly.com

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      2100 Block S. Norwood St. July 3, 2018 @ 1:38 p.m. Comment

Jul 09

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      2200 Block S. Bucknell St. July 5, 2018 @ 11:28 a.m. Comment

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Jul 06

Tire Round-Up projects promote neighborhood c...

Tire Round-Up projects promote neighborhood clean-ups and beautification efforts that stimulate civic pride. Registered participants will be reimbursed 50¢ for each illegally discarded tire brought to the drop- off site. The tire drop-off limit will be 1,000 tires per group. https://www.philadelphiastreets.com/sanitation/residential/tire-round-up-program/

    Philadelphia Streets:
    In 1995, the Streets Department's Sanitation Division developed the Tire Round-Up Program to address the serious problem of illegally discarded tires in the city of Philadelphia. The program is designed to remove illegally discarded tires from the city streets, sidewalks, parks, alleys, and riverbanks.
    https://www.philadelphiastreets.com

Jul 06

Fish Fry Fundraiser for South Philly Fire Victims Sun 07-08-2018

Fish Fry Fundraiser for South Philly Fire Victims Sun 07-08-2018

Jul 05

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A THREE STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK, AND ACCESS PILOT HOUSE (STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY).

    1922 S LAMBERT ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    (SFD) HEATPUMP AND DUCTWORK INSTALLATION.

    2039 EMILY ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2 TOILETS,1 GARAGE DISPOSAL,2 VANITY,2 TUBS AND HWH (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2049 S HEMBERGER ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    2049 S HEMBERGER ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
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    USE OF AN EXISTING BUILDING AS A (2) TWO FAMILY DWELLING

    2045 MIFFLIN ST Issued June 27, 2018 Comment
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Jul 04

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared Row Hous...

    Row House Recollections
    Row House Recollections. 7.8K likes. Get the RHR Book at http://www.lulu.com/shop/jim-cullen/row-house-recollections/paperback/product-20008094.html
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 03

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared NBC10 Ph...

That explains the low water pressure.

    NBC10 Philadelphia
    That is water pouring onto Center City Philly streets this morning due to a major water main break that has roads closed & power out: http://on.nbc10.com/vYOm2gG
    http://www.facebook.com

Jul 03

Jun 30

Please check on friends , family members and ...

Please check on friends , family members and neighbors who may not have AC.

    City of Philadelphia issues Code Red due to dangerous heat
    The City of Philadelphia has issued a Code Red due to the extremely hot conditions. During a Code Red, the city increases outreach to help keep homeless Philadelphians safe. If you see someone on the street, you are asked to call the outreach team at (215) 232-1984.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 30

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Jun 29

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared philly.c...

    Sweeping Comcast outage reported on social media
    Comcast television and internet services have crashed throughout Philadelphia and the northeastern United States, according to social media and the website downdetector.com. The website shows a big red splotch and a spike in complaints around 12:30. Many Xfinity customers say that Comcast's customer phone lines also crashed.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 29

Jun 29

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE MAIN TO METER - PA1# 2018-1771727 - "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"

    1943 S 21ST ST Issued June 26, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF ONE (1) UL 300 LISTED WET CHEMICAL EXTINGUISING SYSTEM WITH FLOW POINTS IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 17A. FIRE SUPRESSION SYSTEM WITH FOURTEEN (14) FLOW POINTS TO SERVE EXISTING KITCHEN HOOD (14'-0" IN LENGTH). ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS

    2340 S HEMBERGER ST Issued June 26, 2018 Comment

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Jun 28

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared Philadel...

    Philadelphia Police Department
    Philadelphia Police Department, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 182K likes. The Philadelphia Police Department (PPD) is the nation's fourth largest police...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 28

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP SERVICE ALL PROPER GROUNDING COMPLETE REWIRE THROUGHOUT SMOKE AND CO DETECTORS INSTALLATION ALL SWITCHES OUTLETS AND LIGHTING ALL WORK DONE AS PER 2008 NEC

    2046 S HEMBERGER ST Issued June 25, 2018 Comment

Jun 27

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared Philadel...

    Philadelphia Parks & Recreation
    Are you looking for a FULL-TIME City job? We're here to help. Philadelphia Parks & Recreation needs a Workforce Development Program Manager who can administer all aspects of our Community...
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