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4 days ago

Hello friends! As you may know, we are curren...

Hello friends! As you may know, we are currently fundraising to rebuild the Vare Washington schoolyard. If you would like to help support or project, please consider purchasing a tshirt. A link to the order form is below. You can mail payment to me (email marianne.schilling@gmail.com for my address), or bring it to our meeting on July 25. Deadline for orders is August 1. Thank you for your support!

    Shirtfundraiserorderform
    Vare-Washington Elementary Schoolyard Kick-Off Fundraiser Help raise money to help fund our schoolyard and show your school spirit during your Summer Break: Future Schoolyard (photo credit: Community Design Collaborative) NAME: _______________________ PHONE:____...
    http://docs.google.com

4 days ago

Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cove...

    Friends of Vare-Washington
    Friends of Vare-Washington updated their cover photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE DRAIN,STACK,AREA DRAIN,WATER HEATER,WASTE AND WATER LINES FOR 2-WATER CLOSETS,2-LAVS,1-TUB,1-WASHER AND 1-KITCHEN SINK.THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    205 GERRITT ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS- FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    227 PIERCE ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITN NFPA 13R, WITH A TWO-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS.ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    1417 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITN NFPA 13R, WITH A TWO-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE, AS PER APPROVED PLANS.ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.(PLANS SUBMITTED ON A/P #869010).

    1425 S HOWARD ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE PANEL TO 100AMPS REWIRE 3RD FL BY FISHING (NO BLDG PERMIT ON FILE FOR OTHER THAN KITCHEN) LIGHTING & POWER RECEPTACLES AS PER 2008 NEC (SOUTH DISTRICT) NOTE: CONTRACTOR IS LISTED AS A "SOLE PROPRIETOR" AND HAS NO EMPLOYEES AND/OR WORKERS COMPENSATION INSURANCE

    1410 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
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5 days ago

5 days ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMENDMENT TO PERMIT # 822020....SUBMISSIOM OF REVISED UMDERPINNING DETAILS AT NEW ELEVATORY SHAFT. DETAILS PER STRUCTURAL DRAWINGS S-0.0, S-1.0, S-1.1, S-1.2, S-1.3, DATED 5/1/18, FROM LARSEN & LANDIS, STRUCTURAL ENGINEER ATTACHED.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF RETAINING WALL AND RELATED DETALS AS INDICATED ON ATTACHED ENGINEER STAMPED PLANS. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF RETAINING WALL AND RELATED DETALS AS INDICATED ON ATTACHED ENGINEER STAMPED PLANS. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF RETAINING WALL AND RELATED DETALS AS INDICATED ON ATTACHED ENGINEER STAMPED PLANS. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS.

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A 2ND FLOOR WOOD FRAMED DECK IN REAR YARD. REAR DECK TO BE ACCESSED FROM 2ND FLOOR OF DWELLING AS PER APPROVED PLAN

    234 GREENWICH ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
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Jul 11

Jul 11

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STANDARDS ALTERATIONS- FOR ALTERATIONS TO AN EXISTING ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WILL RESULT IN PERMIT REVOCATION AND REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION PLANS.

    1411 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 9, 2018 Comment

Jul 09

Jul 08

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE IDEAL BEND, INSTALL NEW COPPER DRAINAGE, INSTALL WATER SUPPLY TO SHOWER & KITCHEN SINK THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1410 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 6, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A REAR DECK TO AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE (SIZE AND LOCATION PER SUBMITTED PLAN).

    236 GREENWICH ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    WIRE ONE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER 2008 NEC.

    1417 S HOWARD ST Issued June 27, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    200AMP SERVICE PANEL & GROUNDING SWITCHES, OUTLETS, LIGHTS SMOKE DETECTORS TO 2008 CODE.

    1423 S HOWARD ST Issued June 27, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A REAR YARD DECK ACCESSED BY THE SECOND FLOOR ACCESSORY TO AN EXISTING THREE-STORY STRUCTURE

    237 TASKER ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment

Jul 05

Jul 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3" DOMESTIC WATER CONNECTION,6X4 CURB TRAP AND 4" MAIN DRAIN (MULTI FAMILY)"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"

    1619 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) 65,000 BTU 95% EFF FURNACE (2) 2 TON CONDENSER (2) 2 TON COIL BOTH WITH DUCTWORK

    1504 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued June 29, 2018 Comment

Jul 03

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a Page.

Please follow Philadelphia Board of Education!

    Philadelphia Board of Education
    Philadelphia Board of Education. 47 likes · 10 talking about this. The Philadelphia Board of Education ensures quality schools in every neighborhood through governance of the School District.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jul 02

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Mayor Jim K...

Hey Vare Washington students! Here's a fantastic opportunity for you to share your ideas! Please apply!

    Non-voting Student Representative - Board of Education
    The Board of Education shall include a non-voting student representative that serves in an advisory capacity to represent the interests of students in Philadelphia. Click here for more information on the application and selection process!
    https://www.philasd.org

Jul 01

Enchanting New Wheatpastes Hope to Add A Bit of Magic to Philly’s Streets

The wheatepaste photographed for this post is located at 1310 South Front street in Pennsport, and represents the “Spirit of the Delaware river,” as the artist writes on his Instagram.

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In the meantime, more of Doug’s magical installations can be found right now at 5th and Bainbridge streets, and 8th street and Girard avenue.

    Enchanting New Wheatpastes Hope to Add A Bit of Magic to Philly's Streets
    New wheatepastes around Philadelphia hope to bring the concept of 'animism' to our urban environment. A continuation of his his work from 2016, the installations are by Philly-based artist, Doug Nox (aka Harleqvin.) The definition of animism, by the way, if you're like myself and weren't sure, is: 1) The attribution of a soul to plants, inanimate...
    http://streetsdept.com

Jul 01

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      200 Block Watkins St. June 21, 2018 @ 1:05 p.m. Comment

Jun 27

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      200 Block Dickinson St. June 15, 2018 @ 2:49 a.m. Comment

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Jun 25

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education
    The new Board of Education's first public meeting is on Monday, July 9 at 5:00 p.m. You're invited! This is a great opportunity to learn more about the Board's goals and structure, and how you can...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 25

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    Board of Education releases public's top concerns
    More than 400 people who attended five public listening sessions for incoming Board of Education members outlined myriad concerns about the School District, from inadequate funding to student bullying to communication with parents.
    http://thenotebook.org

Jun 24

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    NEW 3/4" WATER SERVICE MAIN TO METER - PA1# 2018-1702589 - "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"

    316 EARP ST Issued June 22, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVING PLASTER FROM CEILINGS AND WALLS, RESET FIXTURES & RESET KITCHEN CABINETS NO STRUCTUAL WORK ON THIS PERMIT

    1410 E MOYAMENSING AVE Issued June 22, 2018 Comment

Jun 23

Friends of Vare-Washington shared a link.

    "Fun Safe Philly Summer" hands out free meals to children.
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW WATCH LIVE No child should ever go hungry. That's the goal behind a program that kicked off Tuesday in North Philadelphia. Mayor Jim Kenney joined the organization "Fun Safe Philly Summer" in handing out free meals to children at Reyburn Park.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 23

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A VENT FREE FIREPLACE PER THE MANUFACTURERS SPECIFICATIONS BY OTHERS. NO ROOF OR WALL PENETRATIONS REQUIRED.

    1419 S HOWARD ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A VENT FREE FIREPLACE PER THE MANUFACTURER SPECIFICATIONS INTO FRAMING PROVIDED BY OTHERS. NO ROOF OR WALL PENETRATIONS REQUIRED.

    1423 S HOWARD ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A VENT FREE FIREPLACE PER THE MANUFACTURERS SPECIFICATION INTO FRAMING PROVIDED BY OTHERS. NO ROOF OR WALL PENETRATIONS REQUIRED.

    1415 S HOWARD ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment

Jun 22

Friends of Vare-Washington shared Philadelphi...

    Philadelphia Mayor's Office of Education
    Spread the word! PHLpreK is now enrolling children in FREE quality pre-K for the 2018-19 academic year! Find a program for your child today ➡ http://www.phlprek.org/programs/
    https://www.facebook.com

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