15 hours ago

The OPCA Winter Quarterly Newsletter is avail...

The OPCA Winter Quarterly Newsletter is available on our website http://www.opca19151.org/around.pdf

    http://www.opca19151.org

18 hours ago

https://philly.curbed.com/2018/1/12/16867882/...

https://philly.curbed.com/2018/1/12/16867882/get-involved-local-politics-volunteer-philadelphia

    40 small ways to make Philly a better place
    In today's world, it can be easy to feel either under- or overwhelmed-or both-by all the good and bad that's happening around us. But before you throw up your hands and toss in the towel, consider the words of Martin Luther King, Jr.: "If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward."
    https://philly.curbed.com

23 hours ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared a pos...

Lost cat

    Phillipa Ashby
    Please forward to any Overbrook Friends - Help. Cat Found! Overbrook (near Overbrook School for the Blind. She has chip. adopted from Delco SPCA - but people phone not answering... AND the people put...
    https://www.facebook.com

24 hours ago

Please forward to any Overbrook Friends - Hel...

Please forward to any Overbrook Friends - Help. Cat Found! Overbrook (near Overbrook School for the Blind. She has chip. adopted from Delco SPCA - but people phone not answering... AND the people put as private - so we can't just look them up. CROOKED TAIL. Adoption name was Mable Out in the cold (10degrees), begging for food. Currently in my dog pen in my living room. Sweet girl - Pet Parents where are you!

    Phillipa Ashby
    Please forward to any Overbrook Friends - Help. Cat Found! Overbrook (near Overbrook School for the Blind. She has chip. adopted from Delco SPCA - but people phone not answering... AND the people put...
    https://www.facebook.com

36 hours ago

2 days ago

Councilman Jones has put in legislation to pu...

Councilman Jones has put in legislation to put a stop to tractor trailer parking on this narrow one way bus route in Overbrook Park Streets Department Philadelphia Parking Philly311

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Councilman Jones has put in legislation to put a stop to tractor trailer parking on this narrow one way bus route in Overbrook Park Streets Department Philadelphia Parking Philly311
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

GO Eagles !!

GO Eagles !!

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    GO Eagles !!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Techc...

Computer classes in our neighborhood

    TechCORE2 Computer Coding! | 8 Saturdays starting 3/31/2018
    (8) SATURDAY FAMILY FRIENDLY COMPUTER CODING for K12 STUDENTS ($125 for 8 Saturdays***) >>> REGISTER Shop.techcore2.org <<< Click "Store" to browse...
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3 days ago

Read & give feedback on the Phila2035 West District Plan draft!

Download the draft plan: http://www.phila.gov/CityPlanning/plans/District%20Plans%20Library/Phila2035_WEST_BOOK.pdf?utm_source=West+Draft+Comment+Period&utm_campaign=West_Draft_Comment_Period&utm_medium=email

Please send comments by January 26 to Brian Wenrich, the Plan Manager.

THANK YOU to all the organizations and residents who participated in shaping the plan!

________________________________________________________________________________

The draft plan addresses topics like:
Housing and seniors aging in place
Neighborhood businesses & shopping areas
Industry and jobs
Zoning (regulates what and where you can build)
Transportation and traffic safety
Rec centers and parks
Public space and beautification
Protecting historic buildings
and more!

What's a Plan?...

Read full message…

Download the draft plan: http://www.phila.gov/CityPlanning/plans/District%20Plans%20Library/Phila2035_WEST_BOOK.pdf?utm_source=West+Draft+Comment+Period&utm_campaign=West_Draft_Comment_Period&utm_medium=email

Please send comments by January 26 to Brian Wenrich, the Plan Manager.

THANK YOU to all the organizations and residents who participated in shaping the plan!

________________________________________________________________________________

The draft plan addresses topics like:
Housing and seniors aging in place
Neighborhood businesses & shopping areas
Industry and jobs
Zoning (regulates what and where you can build)
Transportation and traffic safety
Rec centers and parks
Public space and beautification
Protecting historic buildings
and more!

What's a Plan?

A city plan uses community input, research, and surveying, to guide how to improve housing, neighborhoods, jobs, shopping options, transportation, and public space.

Plans also identify how to turn the ideas in the plan into action. Once completed, City Planning works with other city departments, partners, and community groups to make the plan happen.

Learn more about the Philadelphia2035 plan and the West District.

What's Next?

The final version of the plan will be presented for adoption at a City Planning Commission meeting. Open to the public!

Once the plan is adopted by the City Planning Commission, our staff will start working on making it happen, in partnership with community organizations, West District residents, fellow City departments, and other partners.

__________________________________________________________________________________

Contact: Brian Wenrich
Brian.Wenrich@phila.gov | 215.683.4620

    http://www.phila.gov

3 days ago

3 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added 2 new ...

Hello neighbors, the snow has melted and the wind blown trash has littered our neighborhood. Please be neighborly and pick up any litter in front and in the rear of your house and please remember to clean up after your dogs.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Great...

    Most neighborhood volunteers are seniors. The time is now for millennials to get involved | Opinion
    These public spaces are gems and can be part of what makes living in a neighborhood so attractive; and they have only survived for so long because of the commitment of those few neighbors, many seniors, who are dedicated volunteers, advocates and members of friends of groups or recreation advisory councils.
    http://www.philly.com

4 days ago

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE COMPLETE WATER SERVICE PA20180090242 "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"

    6201 LANSDOWNE AVE Issued January 9, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3 WC,3 LAV,2 BATH/SHOWER AND 1 KITCHEN SINK (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    5785 NASSAU RD Issued January 9, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association updated thei...

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added an eve...

Please bring your concerns and issues about crime in our neighborhood to this meeting

    19th District Captain Standford Community Meeting
    19th District Captain Standford Community Meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Last night at the Winter Community Meeting th...

Last night at the Winter Community Meeting the civic association gave the Overbrook Branch a donation to go towards their afterschool program. Did you know you also can donate to the Overbrook Park Library from their website. Every little bit counts. https://freelibrary.formstack.com/forms/donate?direct_your_gift=My%20Neighborhood%20Library&Choose_your_Neighborhood_Library=OVP

    Primary Donation Form - LIVE - Formstack
    Formstack Form - Primary Donation Form - LIVE
    https://freelibrary.formstack.com

5 days ago

Mentioned last night Senior citizens who ride...

Mentioned last night Senior citizens who ride septa need to get the new Senior Septa Key Card. If you can't make it down town you can contact Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. Office to set up an appointment, they are assisting Seniors with getting new cards

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Mentioned last night Senior citizens who ride septa need to get the new Senior Septa Key Card. If you can't make it down town you can contact Councilman Curtis Jones, Jr. Office to set up an...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

5 days ago

Also a presenter tonight I.M. Dance

Also a presenter tonight I.M. Dance

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Also a presenter tonight I.M. Dance
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added 2 new ...

Also mentioned at tonight's meeting Loyalboyz Boxing and Fitness 7516 Haverford Ave Free sessions for women and children this weekend. Saturday 1/13 and Sunday 1/14 12noon Sharp

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Lastly we wanted to thank neighbor Teddi Ashb...

Lastly we wanted to thank neighbor Teddi Ashby for volunterring for community day over the years.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Lastly we wanted to thank neighbor Teddi Ashby for volunterring for community day over the years.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

More photos from tonight's meeting

More photos from tonight's meeting


5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association added 8 new ...

Pictures from tonight’s meeting. See everyone in April

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Overbrook Park Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1K likes. The Overbrook Park Civic Association is a non-profit RCO covering the area City Ave to Landsdowne - West End Drive to Ashurst Rd.
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

This program was mentioned tonight at the civ...

This program was mentioned tonight at the civic meeting

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    This program was mentioned tonight at the civic meeting
    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association is live now....

OPCA Winter Quarterly Meeting


5 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association was live.

OPCA Winter Quarterly Meeting


5 days ago

Did you know that January 10th is Houseplant ...

Did you know that January 10th is Houseplant Appreciation Day? Celebrate by donating a houseplant to us here at the library and help make our adult room more cozy!

    Wynnefield Branch (Free Library of Philadelphia)
    Did you know that January 10th is Houseplant Appreciation Day? Celebrate by donating a houseplant to us here at the library and help make our adult room more cozy!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Exiting news!! Line dance classes coming to O...

Exiting news!! Line dance classes coming to Overbrook Park at Rose Playground starting Friday 1/26/18 6pm $5.00 per class. Classes taught by Hassan Abdul-Rahim

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Exiting news!! Line dance classes coming to Overbrook Park at Rose Playground starting Friday 1/26/18 6pm $5.00 per class. Classes taught by Hassan Abdul-Rahim
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

What say you? Do you look up any of our local...

What say you? Do you look up any of our local Haverford Avenue Business Association - HABA on social media? Gold's Pharmacy Ego Beauty Bar KCK Kids Boutique and Spa Principals Demonstration and Preparatory

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    What say you? Do you look up any of our local Haverford Avenue Business Association - HABA on social media? Gold's Pharmacy Ego Beauty Bar KCK Kids Boutique and Spa Principals Demonstration and...
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

MONDAY!!

MONDAY!!

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    MONDAY!!
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Perut...

***Job Alert***

    Peruto Properties, LLC
    JOB ALERT: Please feel free to share if you know of anyone who is interested in real estate management and apartment rentals: Peruto Properties has a job opening for an individual who is...
    http://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Twitter post from Captain Stanford on the 19t...

Twitter post from Captain Stanford on the 19th 2017 stats

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Twitter post from Captain Stanford on the 19th 2017 stats
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 08

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Schoo...

1 PM Early Dismissal

    School District of Philadelphia
    School District of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. 43K likes. Welcome to the official School District of Philadelphia Facebook page. www.philasd.org | www.twitter.com/PHLschools |...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 05

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared their...

    Community Meeting and Membership Drive
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 05

Support this event at KCK Kids Boutique and S...

Support this event at KCK Kids Boutique and Spa next month. Looks like fun.

    Overbrook Park Civic Association
    Support this event at KCK Kids Boutique and Spa next month. Looks like fun.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 05

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Haver...

**NEW BUSINESS ALERT** Grand-opening with information and food!

    Haverford Avenue Business Association - HABA
    Let's show our support for the newest business on Haverford Avenue by attending their grand opening. Welcome!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 05

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Daiki...

Local jobs

    Japanese Restaurant | Philadelphia, PA - Daiki Hibachi and Sushi
    Daiki PA, INC is a popular Japanese restaurant in Philadelphia, PA. Enjoy our Hibachi-style cooking and sushi with your family and friends.
    https://www.daikipa.com

Jan 05

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared KCK K...

    KCK Kids Boutique and Spa
    KCK Kids Boutique and Spa. 117 likes. Apparel & Clothing
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    WATER SERVICE PA20173561002 "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"

    1638 N ROBINSON ST Issued December 28, 2017 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHOUT OUTLETS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS,GFCI AND SMOKE DETECTORS PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    5785 NASSAU RD Issued December 28, 2017 Comment

Jan 04

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared KCK K...

Really great space for a posh party.

    KCK Kids Boutique and Spa
    KCK Kids Boutique and Spa. 117 likes. Apparel & Clothing
    https://www.facebook.com

Jan 04

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared Free ...

Our library will be closed tmorrow

    Free Library of Philadelphia
    UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, all Free Library locations will be closed on Friday, January 5.
    http://www.facebook.com

Jan 04

Overbrook Park Civic Association shared PHL C...

    PHL Council
    All PHL Council offices will be closed Friday, January 5, 2018. More info on City of Philadelphia Government services as #PHLSnow cleanup continues: http://bit.ly/2CIAwUg
    https://www.facebook.com

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