14 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    REAR THIRD STORY ADDITION TO EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    1311 E PALMER ST Issued June 21, 2018 Comment

14 hours ago

39 hours ago

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    AMENDMENT TO PREVIOUSLY ISSUED BUILDING PERMIT # 778307 DATED OCTOBER 31, 2017 TO MODIFY THE INTERIOR LAYOUT OF THE GROUND FLOOR REAR DWELLING TO INCLUDE AN INTERIOR STAIR WHICH EXTENDS TO THE SECOND FLOOR REAR CREATING A BI-LEVEL UNIT. FRAMING AND MASONRY WALL OPENING PER ENGINEER'S DESIGN - ENGINEER TO INSPECT STEEL LINTEL INSTALLATION; FIRE RATED INFILL OF FORMER WINDOW AT SECOND FLOOR EFFICIENCY DWELLING. ADDITION FOOTPRINT TO REMAIN UNCHANGED. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL FS/M/E/P SYSTEMS.

    450 E GIRARD AVE Issued June 18, 2018 Comment

39 hours ago

2 days ago

Fishtown Community Library added 2 new photos...

Sign up for summer reading today! We open at 2:00! Face painting and balloon twisting from 2:00-4:00.

    Fishtown Community Library
    Fishtown Community Library, Philadelphia, PA. 1,062 likes · 18 talking about this · 89 were here. Located in a former stable and fire station, the...
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2 days ago

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4 days ago

Here's the list of the first 64 parks, rec centers, playgrounds and libraries that'll receive Rebuild money, funded mostly by the soda tax

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

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2032-62 N 8th Street

600 Port Royal Avenue

1450 N 26th Street

641 Lindley Avenue

2109 W Chew Avenue

900 Federal Street

1701 Belmont Avenue

5801 W Girard Avenue

2020-50 W Lehigh Avenue

851 W Olney Avenue

1800 Washington Avenue

700 Cobbs Creek Parkway

280 Cobbs Creek Parkway

2901 Cedar Street

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

2400 N 11th Street

601 Borbeck Ave

5800 Chester Avenue

3267-81 Almond Street

575 Tomlinson Road

147 Master Street

4740 Wayne Avenue

3455 Kensington Avenue

9850 Roosevelt Boulevard

2136 Castor Avenue

1919-41 W Ontario Street

5325 Overbrook Avenue

4901 Kingsessing Avenue

6000 Rising Sun Avenue

5800 Cobbs Creek Parkway

5543 Haverford Avenue

3720 N Broad Street

6942 Woodland Avenue

2000 Washington Lane

5100 Pine Street

740 S 17th Street

2101-35 Cecil B. Moore Avenue

601 E Indiana Avenue

400-64 E Ontario Street

732-66 N 36th Street

5700 Torresdale Avenue

300 Shunk Street

Olney Recreation Center / Hammond and Nedro

3101-27 N 22nd Street

8101 Bustleton Avenue

1501 E Bristol Street

9201 N Delaware Avenue

2987 Almond Street

3201 North 5th Street

7301 Torresdale Avenue

5700 Haverford Avenue

2200 E Auburn Street

2600 Morris Street

5710-18 Germantown Avenue

4131 Unruh Avenue

2502-12 N Howard Street

5100 Westminster Avenue

200-64 E Olney Avenue

    City Council approves first 64 Rebuild sites: Here's what's coming! | Office of the Mayor
    In early June 2018, City Council approved the first round of sites for Rebuild! Here's what that means and why that's important. Rebuild is the City's program to improve parks, rec centers, playgrounds, and libraries across Philly's neighborhoods. Most sites will be funded through bonds paid for by the Philadelphia Beverage Tax.
    https://beta.phila.gov

5 days ago

  • A Seat at the Building Table

    Mrs. McGinniss is asking for $554.24:
    My students need counter height work stools for their Lego Robotics workspace.
    Alexander Adaire Elementary School Comment

6 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR A SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURES

    1351 E MONTGOMERY AVE Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE KITCHEN SINK, BATHROOM WASTE LINES AND TOILET AND VANITY

    1345 E COLUMBIA AVE Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE THIRD FLOOR ADDITION ON THE TOP OF EXISTING SECOND FLOOR WITH ROOF DECK AT FRONT AND AT REAR ( RESIDENTIAL USE ONLY) ; FOR THE ERECTION OF A BALCONIES AT 2ND FLOOR REAR FOR A PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDIO AT FIRST FLOOR IN THE SAME BUILDING WITH SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ABOVE SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    1347-53 E MONTGOMERY AVE Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    UPGRADE TO 200AMP SERVICE DEMO OLD EQUIPMENT & BYPASS UNUSED METER SOCKETS REPLACE SERVICE ENTRY CABLE METER SOCKET & MAIN PANEL WITH NEW BREAKER TRANSFER BRANCH CIRCUITS INSTALL PANEL GFCI ENSURE SYSTEM BONDING AND GROUNDING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    1518 E WILT ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • USE PERMIT

    TO USE FIRST(1ST) FLOOR AS A DAYCARE CENTER, THE TWO FLOORS ABOVE TO REMAIN AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED. NO CHANGE IN HEIGHT OR SQUARE FOOTAGE. NO SIGN WITH THIS PERMIT.

    251 E GIRARD AVE Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

6 days ago

  • The "Write" Way

    Ms. Choi is asking for $273.24:
    My students need a binding machine and binders, along with chart paper, markers, and post its to help foster a love of writing!
    Alexander Adaire Elementary School Comment

Jun 15

Jun 14

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1238 E MONTGOMERY AVE Issued June 12, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRCUTION 3 ATORY WOOD FRAMED SFD FULL CELLAR UPPER LEVEL ROOF DECK WITH ACCESS FROM PILOT HOUSE

    1239 E PALMER ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

Jun 13

Jun 13

Jun 12

Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia

Fishtown, 431 East Girard Ave. (215) 425-1555

1000 Frankford Avenue, Suite 1, Philadelphia, PA 19125

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524 S 4th St

1823 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia

Rittenhouse Square: 1740 Sansom St. (215) 557- 9299

Italian Market: 1180 S. 10th St. (215) 463-0868

2015 Walnut Street

1500 Locust Street

3939 Chestnut St

1930 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

2900 Aramingo Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19134

    Restaurants Offer Dads Free Deals on Father's Day in Philadelphia
    Restaurants around the Philadelphia region are celebrating Dads this Father's Day with freebies, free food, deals, specials and events. Here is a round-up of ten of the best Father's Day in Philadelphia offers including free water ice, pizza, soup dumplings, Dan Dan noodles and root beer fl
    http://aversapr.com

Jun 11

Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!

Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!

    Fishtown Community Library
    Packed house for the Amazing Mr. Q!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

Jun 10

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    EZ PLUMBING PERMIT - INSTALL 3/4" WATER SERVICE COMPLETE WATER SERVICE ALL EXCAVATIONS AND PLUMBING TRENCHES IN EXCESS OF 5'IN DEPTH MUST HAVE APPR'D SHORING IN PLACE AT THE TIME OF INSPEC. PER THE 2004 PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE, OPENING PMT #201806871

    1311 E PALMER ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING STRUCTURE FOR USE AS A VACANT LOT

    438-48 MEMPHIS ST Issued June 8, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A DIMENSIONAL TYPE SHINGLE ROOF SYSTEM (COMMERCIAL)

    441 E GIRARD AVE Issued June 8, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING ONE-STORY STRUCTURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD TOOLS ONLY. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    438-48 MEMPHIS ST Issued June 8, 2018 Comment

Jun 10

Jun 09

Jun 09

Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE DOUBLE PATIO DOOR ON FIRST FLOOR BACK OF HOUSE. WIDEN DOOR OPENING TO 13'. INSTALL ENGINEERED WOOD LINTEL (3 1/2"X14") PARRALLAM PSL BEAM). INSTALL 4-PANEL PATIO DOOR IN IT INTO NEW OPENING AS PER PLAN.NO OTHER WORK INCLUDED ON THIS APPLICATION.

    450 MOYER ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    NEW CURB TRAP & FAI IN TO BASEMENT PA1# 2018-1550440 - "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"

    607 E THOMPSON ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment

Jun 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3 WC,3 LAVS,2 BATH TUBS,KITCHEN SINK AND LAUNDRY WITH PEX (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1415 ORANGE ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 WATER CLOSETS, 3 LAVY SINKS, 1 BATH TUB, 1 SHOWER, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 KITCHEN SIK, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1 DISHWASHER & 1 ELECTRIC WATER HEATER - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    1329 E EYRE ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment

Jun 05

What will $1,700 rent you in Philadelphia, right now?

Here's this one-bedroom, one-bathroom situated at 1236 E. Columbia Ave. It's listed for $1,700/month.

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Check out this 650-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom at 1927 Spring Garden St. that's also going for $1,700/month.

Next, take a look at this one-bedroom, one-bathroom abode that's located at 1016 Hamilton St. It's listed for $1,700/month.

Located at 301 Race St., here's a 740-square-foot one-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment that's listed for $1,700/month.

    What will $1,700 rent you in Philadelphia, right now?
    Curious just how far your dollar goes in Philadelphia? We've rounded up the latest rental offerings via rental site Zumper to get a sense of what to expect when it comes to locating an apartment in Philadelphia if you've got $1,700/month earmarked for your rent. Take a look at the listings, below.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 05

  • This Foam Can Help!

    Mr. Meile is asking for $296.05:
    My students need more foam balls for class. I instruct every grade (K-8) and each one of my classes uses these safe and effective all-purpose balls for numerous activities and games.
    Alexander Adaire Elementary School Comment

Jun 04

From beer to bagels: Explore the top 5 spots in Fishtown

Topping the list is Wm. Mulherin's Sons, which describes its cuisine as "urban, wood-fired Italian." Serving up pizzas, pastas, small plates and more, the restaurant at 1355 N. Front St. is the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting 4.5 stars out of 366 reviews on Yelp.

Next up is breakfast, brunch and music spot Milkcrate Cafe, which offers refreshments and records at 400 E. Girard Ave. With 4.5 stars out of 190 reviews on Yelp, it's proven to be a local favorite.

Specialties include the shrimp and fideos -- Mexican garlic butter shrimp served with crispy vermicelli noodles, avocado, serrano peppers and guajillo strips -- and the traditional tortilla soup with Chihuahua cheese. Head over to 2401 E. Norris St. to see for yourself.

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Beer bar Memphis Taproom is another top choice, featuring a backyard patio and Sunday brunch. Yelpers give the business, located at 2331 E. Cumberland St., four stars out of 624 reviews.

Try the Jane pizza with mozzarella, aged provolone, Grana Padano and fresh basil, or the Buffy Ernst (mozzarella, blue cheese, chicken, red onion, scallions and housemade buffy sauce). You can find the pizza spot at 2313 Frankford Ave., as well as a Pizza Dads outpost in Brewerytown.

    From beer to bagels: Explore the top 5 spots in Fishtown
    Looking to uncover all that Fishtown has to offer? Get to know this Philadelphia neighborhood by browsing its most popular local eateries, from an Italian spot to a cafe that doubles as a record shop. Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Fishtown, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 04

Jun 04

  • Writers Gonna Write

    Mrs. White is asking for $221.66:
    My students need an easy-to-use paper sorter for all their writing center creations!
    Alexander Adaire Elementary School Comment

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