6 hours ago

Friends Of Hackett shared Beacon's photo.

    Beacon
    We've had a couple week break & we're excited to jump back in NEXT Wednesday! We hope to see you at 3:30pm in the Hackett library. Please see Ms. Lux in the school office for a permission slip. See...
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9 hours ago

Philadelphia City Planning Commission added a...

Civic Design Review is an opportunity for major development projects to be reviewed in a public forum and be evaluated against consistent standards. Meetings are open to the public! The tentative agenda is: 1. Adoption of Civic Design Review Calendar for 2018. 2. 4125 Chestnut Street, Zoned: CMX-4, Total proposed GSF, 66,749 sq. ft., Uses: Residential, 130 units totaling 54,850 sq. ft., Office space totalling 8,828 sq. ft., and secondary accessory space, 3,071 sq. ft., Automobile parking within underground garage for 25 spaces, 44 bicycle spaces. Developer: 4125 Chestnut St CRCP LLC, Architect: Sara Ann Logan Patterson, LABhaus Architects, Attorney: Michael Mattioni, Esq., Presented by Beige Berryman. (Note: this project was previously presented at the CDR meeting of November 7, 2017). 3. 2200 W. Oxford Street, Zoned: RM-2, Total proposed GSF, 106,543 sq. ft., Uses Residential, 61 dwelling units in 44 two or three story attached structures, Community center and leasing office, 1,628 sq. ft., 33 surface parking spaces, no bicycle parking spaces provided. Developer: TN Ward Company for the Philadelphia Housing Authority, Architect: Barton Partners, Attorney: Darwin Beauvais, Esq. Presented by Sarah Richardsen. 4. 2301-15 Emerald Street, Zoned RM-1, Total proposed GSF, 53,582 sq. ft. Uses: Residential, 40 dwelling units, 10 surface parking spaces, 14 bicycle parking spaces provided. Developer: Streamline, Architect: Harman Deutsch, Attorney: David Orphanides, Esq., Orphanides and Toner, LLC. Presented by Jack Conviser. For more information and project details, visit: http://www.phila.gov/CityPlanning/projectreviews/Pages/CivicDesignReview.aspx

    Late November Civic Design Review
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34 hours ago

NKCDC shared an event to East Kensington Neig...

Come learn about important environmental health topics in the home at this workshop! Get advice on how to protect your family from lead, mold, and asthma. The EPA will provide free lead testing and the Clean Air Council will help you monitor your air (and receive a $25 giftcard for your participation!). facebook.com/events/1694664790557938/

    Environmental Health Workshop
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2 days ago

What time is dismissal this week? I can’t fin...

What time is dismissal this week? I can’t find anything in the school site.

    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1914 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1918 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1908 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1912 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 1" WATER DISTRIBUTION CURB TRAP FAI MAIN DRAIN(TWO FAMILY)20172890700 "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"

    1916 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 17, 2017 Comment

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3 days ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D THROUGHOUT NEW TOWNHOUSE TO INCLUDE A NEW 1-INCH COMBINED LINE AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    2244 N HOWARD ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW PVC DRAIN, PEX WATER LINE, 4 WATER CLOSETS, 1 SHOWER, 2 BATHTUBS, 6 LAVY SINKS, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 DISH WASHER, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1 LAUNDRY BOX - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2067 E FLETCHER ST Issued November 16, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

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      2300 Block N. Front St. November 6, 2017 @ 3:55 p.m. Comment

3 days ago

  • Calculate Our Learning

    Mrs. Grelis is asking for $2562.05:
    My students need scientific calculators in order to participate fully in state tests.
    Kensington Health Sciences Academy High School Comment

4 days ago

Friends Of Hackett added 4 new photos.

Thanks to everyone who made it out to our Happy Hour Fundraiser at Bait & Switch Seafood Bar yesterday!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 849 likes. The mission of the Friends of Hackett is to provide support to all current and future Hackett Elementary students, teachers, staff, and parents.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Members...

Just a reminder that the EKNA General Membership Meeting is this Monday Nov 20th at 6:30 at Philadelphia Brewing. We’ll be holding elections for President, VP, Treasurer and 3 Board Member At Large seats. Come make your voice heard and learn how you can get involved in some great neighborhood projects.

    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Friends Of Hackett shared a link.

    In a historic vote, a divided SRC moves to abolish itself
    The School Reform Commission, the state-devised panel that has ruled the Philadelphia School District for 16 years, voted to dissolve itself Thursday night, declaring the era of distress for the city's schools over. - Kristen A. Graham, Maddie Hanna, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ***ASBESTOS ABATEMENT REQUIRED PRIOR TO THE COMMENCEMENT OF ANY WORK.***FOR LEVEL II ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING BUILDING OF USE AS A VACANT TENANT (SEPARATE USE PERMIT AND FITOUT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY) WITH AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING FROM THE SECOND THROUGH THIRD FLOOR LEVEL. ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE THE ERECTION OF PARTITION WALLS, PROVIDE FINISHES AND FURNISHINGS THROUGHOUT. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN PROFESSIONAL PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK.

    2339 EMERALD ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE INTERIOR ALTERATIONS AND RENOVATION TO FINISH THE BASEMENT AREA WITH THE MODIFICATION OF STAIR OPENING FRAMING TO INSTALL ONE (1) INTERIOR STAIRCASE IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLAN.

    1941 E CUMBERLAND ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    FOR THE DOCUMENTATION OF A VACANT SPACE (SEPARATE USE PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY)ON THE FIRST FLOOR LEVEL WITH AN EXISITNG SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ON THE SECOND THROUGH THIRD FLOOR LEVEL OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT AND/OR AREA OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

    2339 EMERALD ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

5 days ago

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee i...

The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    The 26th Police District Advisory Committee is hosting a Holiday Bazaar on Dec. 13th. A chance to do some holiday shopping and support your local police
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

Today 5-7pm at Bait & Switch!

    Happy Hour Fundraiser
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Preserving Philly stoops, and stoop culture, into the future

A few are being sent to Emerald Park at 2305 Emerald St. and North Philly Peace Park at 2200 Jefferson St.

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A few are being sent to Emerald Park at 2305 Emerald St. and North Philly Peace Park at 2200 Jefferson St.

    Preserving Philly stoops, and stoop culture, into the future
    "In a city like Philly, everything has a story. There's just so much history, it's what makes this city great and we should be doing everything we can to preserve that instead of just wiping it out." - Tommy Rowan, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

5 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE AND NEW 200AMP SERVICE AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    2217 N HOWARD ST Issued November 14, 2017 Comment

6 days ago

Brooke Hoffman shared an event to Friends Of ...

Hopefully this is on the radar of Hackett families! If not, it's not too late to come out! We'll have soft pretzels, drinks, and fruit! Hope to see you there! TONIGHT at 5:30pm

    We need You at Penn Treaty's "Feedback & Findings" Meeting!
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6 days ago

6 days ago

Nov 14

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

We're looking forward to our first Happy Hour Fundraiser of the school year this Thursday from 5-7pm! Bait & Switch Seafood Bar will generously donate $1 from each drink sold towards our project to update the stage lighting in the cafeteria. Hope to see you there!

    Happy Hour Fundraiser
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 14

Nov 13

EKNA and NKCDC are looking for an event coord...

EKNA and NKCDC are looking for an event coordinator to manage the beloved Philadelphia Federal Credit Union Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby and Arts Fest. As anyone who lives in East Kensington knows, this is the best day of the year and we are looking to make this May's festival the best yet by bringing on an event coordinator to work with NKCDC and ENKA. If you're interested in event planning and community development as well as getting a lot of people to have a great time, please check out the RFP to submit your proposal today. http://www.nkcdc.org/kksd-coordinator/

    NKCDC - KKSD Event Coordinator
    Event coordinator will assist with the logistical details of hosting the 12th Annual KKSD and Arts Festival on Saturday, May 19, 2018. Contract term for project planning, execution, and wrap-up/summary will run from January through June of 2018.
    http://www.nkcdc.org

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