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Friends Of Hackett shared Philly School News'...

    Notification Process
    District Students: You must log into your School Net Account (the same way you applied to the schools back in September). From there, you will click on the School Selection icon which will take you to your application. There will now be a link that says "click here to see results".
    https://www.philasd.org

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REPLACE SHINGLE ROOF DOWN TO DECKING. - FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2857 FRANKFORD AVE Issued January 17, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Join us for our February general membership meeting featuring quarterly mini-grant applications, committee updates, and an opportunity to connect with offers from the 26th precinct. Doors: 6:00 pm Meeting: 6:30 pm Officers from the 26th arrive early to speak directly with any residents. Detailed agenda to come.

    East Kensington General Membership Meeting with February Mini-grants
    Join us for our February general membership meeting featuring quarterly mini-grant applications, committee updates, and an opportunity to connect with...
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days 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

2 days ago

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR ALTERATIONS TO INCLUDE INTERIOR DEMOLITION OF NON-LOAD BEARING PARTITIONS. INSTALL FRAMING AND SHEETROCK. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. ALL NECESSARY MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION PERMITS TO BE OBTAINED, AS NECESSARY.

    2626 BRADDOCK ST Issued January 16, 2018 Comment

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3 days ago

Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd ...

Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Winter Celebration next Monday, January 22nd at 4:00 p.m.!
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3 days ago

4 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

4 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snowflakes Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Ice Cream Experiment Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Thursday: LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Snowstorm in a Jar Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Paper Snow Globe

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Tuesday: Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Tuesday: LEAP 3:00 -...
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5 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

5 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
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6 days ago

Philly police shoot man during traffic stop in Kensington

Officers had stopped a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue after seeing it traveling in the wrong direction nearby on Hart Lane shortly before 11 p.m.

    Philly police shoot man during traffic stop in Kensington
    Philadelphia Police said an officer shot a passenger during a traffic stop Saturday night in Kensington after the man pulled a gun from his waistband. Police provided the following account: Officers had stopped a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue after seeing it traveling in the wrong direction nearby on Hart Lane shortly before 11 p.m.
    http://www.philly.com

6 days ago

Police shoot armed man at traffic stop in Kensington

Officers stopped the Santa Fe in the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.

    Police shoot armed man at traffic stop in Kensington
    A highway patrol officer shot a man in the Kensington section of Philadelphia after police say he tried to take an officer's gun. It began around 10:45 p.m. Saturday on Hart Lane in Kensington. Police say they saw a 2013 Hyundai Sante Fe traveling in the wrong direction.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Police shoot man in wrong way vehicle after he attempted to take officer's gun

It began shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday when an officer pulled over a vehicle for driving the wrong way on Ruth Street, just off the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.

    Police shoot man after he attempted to take officer's gun
    A highway patrol officer shot a man in the Kensington section of Philadelphia after police say he tried to take an officer's gun. It began shortly before 11 p.m. Sunday when an officer pulled over a vehicle for driving the wrong way on Ruth Street, just off the 2800 block of Kensington Avenue.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

Man Shot By Police During Traffic Stop In Kensington

It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday along Kensington Avenue near Somerset Street.

    Police Shoot Man During Traffic Stop In Kensington
    PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - Authorities are investigating a police-involved shooting that left a man in critical condition in the Kensington section of Philadelphia. It happened around 11 p.m. Saturday along Kensington Avenue near Somerset Street. The incident began when police say highway patrol officers saw a car going the wrong way on a one-way street.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jan 13

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.

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