6 hours ago

The NKCDC First Friday Pop Up is around the c...

The NKCDC First Friday Pop Up is around the corner! Come enjoy some music, sell your arts or crafts, and learn more about the Derby. Vendor registration is still open! nkcdc.org/gardencentermarket/

    NKCDC - Garden Center Market
    Calling all vendors! Join us at our First Friday pop-up market, where we'll be promoting the Kensington Derby & Arts Fest and celebrating the creative spirit of our neighborhood. Questions? Contact Kelli Walsh at kwalsh@nkcdc.org.
    http://nkcdc.org

13 hours ago

  • OPERATIONS PERMIT

    HOTWORKS: WELDING/CUTTING/SOLDERING/TORCH WORK - PERMIT EXPIRES 4/23/2019

    2204-10 ARAMINGO AVE Issued April 23, 2018 Comment

24 hours ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Don't miss the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby and Arts Fest!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    Don't miss the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby and Arts Fest!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

The numbers are in! We had 44 volunteers across four locations for the Spring Clean Up! They cleaned up 87 bags of trash, 4 tires, a pile of wood, a pile of rocks and one mattress. Thank you to our volunteers for helping keep our neighborhood clean and green!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    The numbers are in! We had 44 volunteers across four locations for the Spring Clean Up! They cleaned up 87 bags of trash, 4 tires, a pile of wood, a pile of rocks and one mattress. Thank you to our...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE EXISTING STEPS AND INSTALL SUPPORTING STRUCTURE FOR NEW OPENINGS AND STEPS

    825 BELGRADE ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1.5 BATH,1 DISHWASHER,1 GARAGE AND LAUNDRY (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    845 MERCER ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

Friends Of Hackett added 20 new photos.

As usual, our awesome Hackett community came out and put their all into beautifying our school. What a great day! Thank you to all the tireless souls that gave up their weekend routines to put in hard labor on this beautiful Saturday. The bathrooms, auditorium stage, and schoolyard garden look amazing!!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 days ago

Thank you to everyone that helped make Comcas...

Thank you to everyone that helped make Comcast Cares Day a success at Hackett! Volunteers did a great job inside and outside😊


5 days ago

Friends Of Hackett added 4 new photos.

Thank you to everyone that came out to Green Rock Tavern tonight..We appreciate your support!


6 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    30- CIRCUIT,100A PANEL. INSTALL NEW 100A METER SOCKET, WIRE AND INSTALL 6- RECESSED LIGHTS, NEW LINE TO MICROWAVE & DISHWASHER. INSTALL 2- SETS OF PLUGMOLD AND 2- UNDERCABINET LIGHTS... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    830 MERCER ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 13 THROUGHOUT THE BUILDING TO INCLUDE 2" MAIN FIRE SERVICE LINE AND 2-1/2" AMES 2000SS BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY AS PER APPROVED PLANS. ALL WORK SHALL BE PERFORMED BY A FIRE SUPPRESSION CONTRACTOR LICENSED BY THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA.

    812-24 E THOMPSON ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

Apr 18

We are so excited to announce that The Food T...

We are so excited to announce that The Food Trust is bringing a Night Market to Kensington this August! More details to come!


Apr 18

Apr 17

Apr 16

Thank you to everyone who attended tonight’s ...

Thank you to everyone who attended tonight’s general meeting! Our next general meeting is Monday, May 21 at 6:30 pm.


Apr 16

Don't miss April's general meeting TONIGHT at...

Don't miss April's general meeting TONIGHT at Philadelphia Brewing Co.! Doors open at 6:15 pm and the meeting starts at 6:30 pm.

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 15

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    LAMINATE EXT'G CEILINGS AND MISC DRYWALL DOOR & 2 WINDOWS (SAME SIZE) NEW KITCHEN AS PER 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.

    830 MERCER ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

Apr 14

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hostin...

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hosting a BBQ for our NKCDC Spring Cleanup volunteers!


Apr 14

  • Theft

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      2400 Block Aramingo Ave. April 11, 2018 @ 4:28 p.m. Comment

Apr 14

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION: WIRE THROUGHOUT- LIGHTS, SWITCHES, RECEPTACLES, TV, PHONE, INTERCONNECTED SMOKE AND C/O DETECTORS. INSTALL 200A SERVICE WITH 40- CIRCUITS... ALL WORK IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    2316 MERCER ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EXTERIOR INSTALL OF: NEW 5" LATERAL, 5" CURB TRAP, 4" FRESH AIR INLET, 4" HOUSE DRIAN, ONE 1" COMBINATIN FULL WATER SERVICE. INTERIOR INSTALL OF: 4W-CLOSETS, 4 LAVS, 2 BATHTUBS, 2SHOWER, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 KTICHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1SEWAGE EJECTOR KIT, AND 1HOT WATER HEATER AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    2650 E NORRIS ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EXTERIOR INSTALL OF: NEW 5" LATERAL, 5" CURB TRAP, 4" FRESH AIR INLET, 4" HOUSE DRIAN, ONE 1" COMBINATIN FULL WATER SERVICE. INTERIOR INSTALL OF: 4W-CLOSETS, 4 LAVS, 2 BATHTUBS, 2SHOWER, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 KTICHEN SINK, 1 DISHWASHER, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1SEWAGE EJECTOR KIT, AND 1HOT WATER HEATER AS PER PHILADELPHIA 2004 PLUMBING CODE.

    2652 E NORRIS ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

Apr 13

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Don't miss tomorrow's spring clean up! There will be 5 Team EKNA cleanups!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    It may not feel like spring this morning, but the NKCDC Spring Cleanup is this Saturday, April 7! There will be five Team EKNA locations throughout the neighborhood!
    http://www.facebook.com

Apr 13

Help Support Hackett Elementary and Riverward...

Help Support Hackett Elementary and Riverwards Neighborhood Schools at the Riverwards Run on May 12th sponsored by The Somers Team, RIverWards Group, and RE/MAX Access. You can purchase tickets through the Facebook page or directly on Eventbrite. Eventbrite Signup http://bit.ly/RIverWards_Run Facebook Event https://www.facebook.com/events/203169850439270/?active_tab=about

    RIVERWARDS RUN
    HELP SUPPORT PHILLY SCHOOLS! Riverwards Run is a collaborative community charity run to benefit Philadelphia Public Schools in the RIverwards! Join residents, students, local businesses and more in a fun run from N5 Square to Avenue 30! Along the way participate in an instagram contest sponsored by local businesses!
    https://www.eventbrite.com

Apr 13

Apr 13

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    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.

    2628 E LETTERLY ST Issued April 11, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING BUILDING BY HAND. ALL PERMITTED DEMOLITION ACTIVITY TO BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED SITE SAFETY DEMOLITION PLAN & SUCH PLAN TO BE MAINTAINED ON SITE AT ALL TIMES. FULL SIDEWALK CLOSURE REQUIRED AS REFLECTED ON APPROVED SITE PLAN AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE STREET CLOSURE PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO START OF WORK.

    2501-35 E HAGERT ST Issued April 11, 2018 Comment

Apr 12

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2600 Block E. Cumberland St. April 7, 2018 @ 6:43 a.m. Comment

Apr 12

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING 1 STORY WAREHOUSE

    2501-35 E HAGERT ST Issued April 10, 2018 Comment

Apr 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.

    2321 E CABOT ST Issued April 9, 2018 Comment

Apr 10

  • Theft

    • Thefts

      2500 Block Aramingo Av April 2, 2018 @ 2:39 p.m. Comment

Apr 09

The Friends meeting has been rescheduled to W...

The Friends meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday, at 6:30 p.m.

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 08

We're excited to announce that The Story Stud...

We're excited to announce that The Story Studio will be returning to Hackett in 2018-19. Trained staff and volunteers from Beacon, a local community and faith based gathering space, will offer literacy, reading, mentoring, and creative writing tutoring on Wednesday afternoons. This after school program is free and open to all Hackett students. The Story Studio includes individualized attention, opportunities for writing and reading aloud, fosters a love of reading, and builds relationships between students and invested, caring adults. This is non-religious, and open to all ages and levels. Staff and volunteers are trained and have appropriate background clearances. For more info please contact info@thewordatbeacon.org


Apr 08

Apr 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATIONS, INCLUDING ENLARGEMENT OF OPENING AT FIRST FLOOR OF SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    844 ALMOND ST Issued April 5, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 27 PLUMBING FIXTURES WITH PIPING FOR 5 FAMILY NEW CONSTRUCTION ADDITIONAL PERMIT REQUIRED FOR EXTERIOR WORK - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    812-24 E THOMPSON ST Issued April 5, 2018 Comment

Apr 07

Apr 06

  • ZONING PERMIT

    RELOCATION OF LOT LINES TO CREATE TWO (2) LOTS, LOT -D WITH EXISTING ONE STORY STRUCTURE AND LOT-E WITH EXISTING ONE STORY STRUCTURE, FROM ONE (1) DEEDED LOT WITH ONE OPA ACCOUNT (SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN)

    2636 E YORK ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING, WITH ROOF DECK AND PILOT HOUSE SIZE AND LOCATION AS PER PLANS. RATED REAR WALL WITH FIRE SUPPRESSION SPRINKLER HEAD CENTERED ON ALL REAR WALL WINDOWS AS PER BBS APPROVAL.

    1240 E COLONA ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    USE PERMIT AS VACANT COMMERCIAL WITH SINGLE FAMILY HOUSHEOLD LIVING ABOVE.

    2316 E CABOT ST Issued April 4, 2018 Comment

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