5 hours 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

16 hours 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

18 hours 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

23 hours 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

28 hours ago

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29 hours ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF A THREE STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK AND ACCESS PILOT HOUSE (FOR STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY). USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING

    1845 E OAKDALE 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
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    ERECT THREE STORY ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR, ROOF DECK, AND ACCESS PILOT HOUSE (FOR STAIRS AND LANDING ONLY). USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    1845 E OAKDALE ST Issued November 15, 2017 Comment

45 hours 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

45 hours ago

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

Today 5-7pm at Bait & Switch!

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

2 days ago

THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PU...

THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC! SEE YOU ON FRIDAY!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    THURSDAY 11/16/17 WE WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC! SEE YOU ON FRIDAY!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association added 4...

2nd Alarmers in the 10th Battalion providing rehab. Fire under control 2800 D St.

    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association
    Philadelphia 2nd Alarmers Association, Philadelphia, PA. 18K likes. The Philadelphia Second Alarmers were formed in 1921 as a Total Volunteer Association and remains so today. We are a Non Profit...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 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!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

40 triplex units planned for Kensington industrial site

...Dye Works LLC, which paid $665,000 for the 21,900-square-foot property at 2601-15 Emerald St. in 2015, according to records filed with the city...

    40 triplex units planned for Kensington industrial site
    A South Philadelphia-based developer plans a complex of 40 residential units to replace a vacant one-story industrial building in an area of Kensington between the SEPTA Market-Frankford Line's Huntingdon station and Frankford Avenue. The project would consist of two rows of four-story triplex dwellings facing Emerald and Bradock Streets at Huntingdon Street, according to plans posted Wednesday to the website of the Philadelphia Civic Design Review board.
    http://www.philly.com

2 days ago

Church bus stolen

Greetings from Firm Hope Baptist Church,
This is the time of year that Firm Hope distribute Thanksgiving Baskets to the community. Our Pastor Richard A. Harris travels 2hours away twice a week to make sure no one is hungry in our community.
Sometime Monday, our church bus was stolen. We transport Seniors and challenged adults for Sunday Service.
We transport our youth basketball team "The Kings" to away games.
Please offer whatever help you can so the masses will not suffer.

Firm Hope Baptist Church
2311-17 E. Alburn Street
215634-2486
Firmhopebaptist@gmail.com

3 days ago

3 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW WARM AIR FURNACE 70,000 BTUS AND ALL NECESSARY DUCT WORK. (SFD)

    2611 POTTER ST Issued November 13, 2017 Comment

3 days ago

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

4 days ago

4 days ago

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

4 days ago

Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and g...

Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and games!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Today at 4:00! Snacks, stories, crafts, and games!
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Native American Week Monday: Autumn Celebration 4:00 p.m. Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:00 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Dream Catchers Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Totem Poles Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Teepees Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Bracelets

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Native American Week Monday: Autumn Celebration 4:00 p.m. Monday: ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. Monday: Yoga 6:00 p.m....
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

6 days ago

6 days ago

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE WITH CELLAR AND ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE, FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN.

    2005 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 10, 2017 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    DOCUMENT EXISTING SFD

    1912 E FIRTH ST Issued November 10, 2017 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR NEW CONSTRUCTION OF AN ATTACHED THREE (3) STORY SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING WITH CELLAR AND ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY PILOT HOUSE, AS PER APPROVED PLAN.

    2005 E LETTERLY ST Issued November 10, 2017 Comment

Nov 11

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    FIRE ALARM: FIRE ALARM AS PER NFPA-72. ELECTRICAL: 200 AMP SINGLE-PHASE SERVICE, WIRE THROUGHOUT. INSTALL 4 METERBOX, ONE PUBLIC LIGHT PER EACH FLOOR. 4 CIRCUIT BREAKER BOX, 1 PER FL, HAND WIRED SMOKE DETECTORS AND ARC-FAULT 210-12 PER 2008 NEC, SWITCHES, RECEPTS, LIGHTS WITHIN MULTI FAMILY DWELLING AS PER 2008 NEC.

    1802 E HUNTINGDON ST Issued November 9, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    FIRE ALARM: FIRE ALARM AS PER NFPA-72. ELECTRICAL: 200 AMP SINGLE-PHASE SERVICE, WIRE THROUGHOUT. INSTALL 4 METERBOX, ONE PUBLIC LIGHT PER EACH FLOOR. 4 CIRCUIT BREAKER BOX, 1 PER FL, HAND WIRED SMOKE DETECTORS AND ARC-FAULT 210-12 PER 2008 NEC, SWITCHES, RECEPTS, LIGHTS WITHIN MULTI FAMILY DWELLING AS PER 2008 NEC.

    1804 E HUNTINGDON ST Issued November 9, 2017 Comment

Nov 10

Construction Club today at 3:30!

Construction Club today at 3:30!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Construction Club today at 3:30!
    https://www.facebook.com

Nov 10

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A ONE (1) INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE AND AN AUTOMATIC FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM AS PER NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE DONE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS/HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS.

    2559 CORAL ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE WATER HEATER

    2645 EMERALD ST Issued November 8, 2017 Comment

Nov 10

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