4 hours ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

When: Wednesday, February 14th 2018 at 7:15 pm Where: Circle of Hope Church, 2007 Frankford Avenue (First Floor) PLEASE BRING PROOF OF ADDRESS TO VOTE All neighborhood residents and business owners are eligible to vote This notice is provided as a public service by the EKNA & FNA. EKNA holds general membership meetings every third Monday of the month at 6:00 pm. The January 15th monthly meeting will be held at Philadelphia Brewing Company 2440 Frankford Ave 6:30 PM All EKNA residents are encouraged to attend. Detailed agenda to come.

    East Kensington February Zoning Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

6 hours ago

Calling all change-makers! Do you have an ide...

Calling all change-makers! Do you have an idea for a project or initiative to create change and make an impact in East Kensington? We are considering applications for our next round of mini-grants! EKNA supports local initiatives through our mini-grants, or awards of up to $500 to support projects benefiting the residents of East Kensington. Past recipients include Kensington Community Food Co-op, Hagert St. Playground, and Rock to the Future. Do you have a great idea for East Kensington? Submit your application to secretary@ekna.org by January 30th! Please include your budget, desired amount of funding, and the impact a mini-grant will have on the EKNA community. Learn more about mini-grants here: https://www.ekna.org/mini-grants/

    Mini-Grants
    The East Kensington Neighbors Association's mission is to organize the voice, concerns, and the action of East Kensington (EK) residents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    https://www.ekna.org

13 hours ago

13 hours ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NEW 1'-1/2" INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH BACKFLOW PREVENTOR FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM PER NFPA 13R. FIRE SUPPRESSION PLANS SHALL BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED BUILDING PLANS. ANY DEVIATIONS WILL REQUIRE UPDATED PLANS.

    2545 N FRONT ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    1902 E CUMBERLAND ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH A ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING. STRUCTURE IS REQUIRED TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED. SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND FIRE SUPPRESSION. A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 9 FEET?OF BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED.

    1902 E CUMBERLAND ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMEND PERMIT #819865 TO INCLUDE UNDERPINNING PLANS

    1942 E YORK ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A THREE (3) STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE OF TYPE VB CONSTRUCTION FOR EIGHT DWELLING UNITS AS PER PLANS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

    1917 E LETTERLY ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment
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2 days ago

Review the Board of Education description and...

Review the Board of Education description and apply,or nominate someone that you think would be interested in serving on the Board! A description of the role can be found here: https://beta.phila.gov/2018-01-10-board-of-education-job-description/

    Friends Of Hackett
    Review the Board of Education description and apply,or nominate someone that you think would be interested in serving on the Board! A description of the role can be found here:...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION begins tomorrow! If...

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION begins tomorrow! If you have a child that will be 5 on or before September 1st, 2018 then they are eligible for Kindergarten, and if you live in the Hackett catchment then you can register your child in the school from tomorrow! Check in the comments for a list of things you will require to register your child. https://www.philasd.org/studentplacement/services/kindergarten-registration/

    Kindergarten Registration - Student Enrollment & Placement
    Enrollment of Students for English who Speak Other Languages (ESOL)
    https://www.philasd.org

3 days ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Happy New Year East Kensington neighbors! Our next monthly meeting is tonight, Monday, January 15th at Philadelphia Brewing Company. Monday, January 15th Doors: 6:15 pm Meeting: 6:30 - 7:45 Committee Break Out Time: 7:45 - 8:30 Join us for the monthly general meeting. Topics will include: Budget Updates Committee Updates, including Zoning and Development Change of Small Business and Arts Committee to Local Business Committee Request for submissions for February Mini-Grants Committee Meeting Time During the December meeting, the end of year, State of the Neighborhood report was presented to review EKNA's accomplishments over the past year. You can view the report here. Not able to make our meeting in person but interested in joining via livestream? Email info@ekna.org for more information!

    East Kensington General Membership Meeting - 2018 Budget Presentation
    East Kensington General Membership Meeting - 2018 Budget Presentation
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER & SEWER LINES TO 8 FIXTURES (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1814 E LETTERLY ST Issued January 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2 WC,2 LAVS,KITCHEN AND 2 TUBS (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2470 JASPER ST Issued January 12, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

The Streets Department is working through the...

The Streets Department is working through the weekend to get trash collection back on track after two weeks of the holidays and non-stop storms. Please keep your trash out curbside and it should be collected by the end of the weekend. If it hasn't, please call 215-686-5560.

    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    ROUGH IN AND FINISH,2-3 PIECE BATH,1-POWDER ROOM,1-KITCHEN SINK AND 1-WASHER BOX.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    2217 N HOWARD ST Issued January 11, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

  • Keeping Clean

    Mrs. Grelis is asking for $202.65:
    My students need tissues, paper towels, Clorox wipes, and a broom.
    Kensington Health Sciences Academy High School Comment

5 days ago

6 days ago

Friends Of Hackett added 2 new photos.

This is so wonderful we had to share! Yesterday, Beca Lufi, a Hackett parent and Temple math instructor, started an enrichment math center in Ms Barca's Kindergarten class room! She will come in to the class every 2 weeks and use an array of problem solving techniques to help children think about and work through math problems. If you are a parent at Hackett (or not!) and you have a skill or background that you would like to share with the Hackett school then reach out to us!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 859 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

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