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4/20 is kind of a big deal here in Grays Ferr...

4/20 is kind of a big deal here in Grays Ferry. "April 20th, 1789 – George Washington arrives at Grays Ferry, Philadelphia while en route to Manhattan for his inauguration." http://www.ebroadsheet.com/today-history-april-20/


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  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF AN AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM WITH A 1" COMBINED FIRE & DOMESTIC SERVICE LINE FOR A THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE WITH A PILOTHOUSE. AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM INSTALLATION IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D.

    1220 S 31ST ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

"Grays Ferry’s Pennovation Center is getting ...

"Grays Ferry’s Pennovation Center is getting a couple of new tenants. Biorealize, makers of a desktop bioprototyping platform, and ZSX Medical, makers of a medical device focusing on minimally-invasive surgery, are the latest companies to join the Penn-run, 58,000-square-foot tech transfer hub."

    Pennovation Center gets two new biotech startups - Technical.ly Philly
    Grays Ferry's Pennovation Center is getting a couple of new tenants. Biorealize , makers of a desktop bioprototyping platform, and ZSX Medical , makers of a medical device focusing on minimally-invasive surgery, are the latest companies to join the Penn-run, 58,000-square-foot tech transfer hub.
    https://technical.ly

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 100A SERVICE, NEW SERVICE CABLE, METER SOCKET, 20- CIRCUIT PANEL, BREAKERS FOR ALL EXISTING CIRCUITS, GROUND MAIN ELECTRICAL SYSTEM... PER 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    1241 S DOVER ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL, REPLACE 3/4" K COPPER WATER LINE, 5" CURB TRAP, 4" FAI, HOUSE DRAIN DRAIN LINES FOR SHOWER, VANITY AND KITCHEN SINK PA ONE CALL #2018-0891305

    1261 S 29TH ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

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Developer Ori Feibush has acquired the site o...

Developer Ori Feibush has acquired the site of the former Frankford Chocolate Factory on the north side of Washington Avenue between 21st and 22nd Streets in South Philadelphia, with plans to raze most of the historic structure to make way for apartments, townhouses and stores.

    Ori Feibush plans homes and shops at Chocolate Factory site in South Philly
    Developer Ori Feibush says his proposal would be a big step toward transforming Washington Avenue, west of Broad Street, from a strip of warehouses and blighted industrial buildings into a dense commercial and residential corridor binding the revitalized neighborhoods to its north and south.
    http://www.philly.com

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5 days ago

It's raining it's pouring don't eat something...

It's raining it's pouring don't eat something boring! Stay dry and have some of Philly's tastiest food delivered to your door. Order Caviar and a percentage of your payment will benefit Chester Arthur. Use this link instead of the ap. http://foca.withcaviar.com/

    Friends of Chester Arthur
    http://foca.withcaviar.com

6 days ago

4th Annual Point Breeze 5K Run Walk & Health Fair Saturday, 21st April

Sky Community Partners, Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital presents - The 4th Annual 5k & Health Fair presented by on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 8:00 am to Noon and registration starts at 7:30am. Location Wharton Square Park, 2300 Wharton Street, Philadelphia, PA 19146.

There will be free health screenings, general nutrition, glucose testing, wellness information and giveaways.

Remember don't forget to mark your calendar and add to your schedule!
For more information or to Register, please contact Sky Community Partners at
(484 441 3173) or visit their website at Skycommunitypartners.com.

    Sky Community Partners
    Sky Community Partners seeks to create thriving, productive communities by eliminating the barriers that prevent low income and underserved individuals and families from being healthy and well-educated.
    http://www.skycommunitypartners.com

6 days ago

The District Attorney’s Office Wants to Hear from You on Thursday, 19th April at 6:00 pm

Join First Assistant Bob Listenbee and Staff for the Grays Ferry/Point Breeze Community Collaboration Listening Session. Networking and refreshments 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm; Listening session 6:00pm to 7:30 pm on Thursday, 19th April at Zion AME Church, 1600 S. 21st Street.

Come ready with your concerns and ideas about how to work with our office to make your neighborhood better, safer and etc.

RSVP: Lauren.Townsend@phila.gov or call 215.686.8934. RSVP's are appreciated but not mandatory.

NOTE: Please Be Advised that Open Cases will NOT be Discussed.

    http://www.phila.gov

6 days ago

17th District Police Service Area (PSA) 2 Community Meeting Tues., April 17th at 6pm.

PPD 17th District - Police Service Area (PSA) 2, Grays Ferry Community monthly meeting with Lt. Jennifer Foster. Receive the crime report, bring your concerns, questions and most important stay involved to what is going on in the Grays Ferry & Tasker Community.

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2017 | Time: 6:00 pm | Location: Conswiller Pratt Senior Apts, 3001 Moore Apts (Cafeteria area).

Apr 14

Thanks to everyone who stopped by, hung out a...

Thanks to everyone who stopped by, hung out and helped out on this year's spring clean up. We were able to clean up several lots with your help! If you need help organizing future clean ups let us know.

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    Thanks to everyone who stopped by, hung out and helped out on this year's spring clean up. We were able to clean up several lots with your help! If you need help organizing future clean ups let us know.
    http://www.facebook.com

Apr 14

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      3300 Block Grays Fery Ave. April 8, 2018 @ 2:33 a.m. Comment

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Apr 11

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared a link.

    EmploymentHub - Usps jobs
    EmploymentHub is currently staffing for various USPS Positions.Multiple job and career opportunities are available through the USPS. Candidates must apply online. Various full-time and part-time roles are available. Veterans are given preference in hiring process. Search now for jobs that match your passion and your skill sets in the greater 20149 area.
    https://employmenthub.co

Apr 11

Grays Ferry Civic Association shared their po...

Come and find out what is happening with Lanier Playground (between 29TH – 30th Streets and between Tasker and Morris). Meeting held on Thursday, 12th April at 6:00pm at St. Gabriel's Church, 2917 Dickinson St., lower level (Dickinson & Myrtlewood). There will be discussing the park opening, begin plans for the the ribbon cutting, share ideas for dog park use and stewardship and establish the Friends of Lanier Playground. Pizza will be served and they will have activities for children.


Apr 11

The District Attorney’s Office Wants to Hear from You on Thursday, 19th April at 6:00pm

CHANGED: Join First Assistant Bob Listenbee and Staff for the Grays Ferry/Point Breeze Community Collaboration Listening Session. Networking and refreshments 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm; Listening session 6:00pm to 7:30 pm on Thursday, 19th April at Zion AME Church, 1600 S. 21st Street.

Come ready with your concerns and ideas about how to work with our office to make your neighborhood better, safer and etc..

RSVP: Lauren.Townsend@phila.gov or call 215.686.8934. RSVP's are appreciated but not mandatory.

NOTE: Please Be Advised that Open Cases will NOT be Discussed.

    http://www.phila.gov

Apr 11

Apr 10

Thanks again to all our parents, friends and ...

Thanks again to all our parents, friends and community members for supporting this year's FoCA Night Out! We were still tallying some funds when the newsletter below went out, but the verdict is in: We raised more than $95,000 for Chester Arthur School. Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! And two more asks: 1. If you attended FoCA Night Out and have feedback to share with us, please click the link below to take our survey. 2. If you haven't seen it yet, please watch the fantastic video featuring Chester Arthur's students as the stars: http://www.friendsofchesterarthur.org/. https://mailchi.mp/40614df0d68c/share-your-feedback-on-foca-night-out-2018?e=480cdf9927

    Share Your Feedback on FoCA Night Out 2018
    Dear Friends of Chester Arthur, On behalf of the Friends of Chester Arthur, we extend our heartfelt thanks for your support of FoCA's fifth annual fundraiser! Thanks to you, our event was a resounding success! We had more than 260 people in attendance, and raised more than $94,000, with a net of more than $83,500, to support academic and extracurricular programming at Chester Arthur.
    https://mailchi.mp

Apr 10

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Apr 09

Thanks to Meeka Outlaw for letting the neighb...

Thanks to Meeka Outlaw for letting the neighborhood know. Philadelphia Gas Works' contractors are scheduled to replace underground natural gas pipeline in your zip code at the following locations: 1400 S 30th Street 1500 - 1600 S 27th Street 1700 S 28th Street 2700 Morris Street 2900 Reed Street 2900 Gerritt Street VIEW MAP HERE - 4x-4909 Construction Hours: Daily work hours are based on the City's posted hours of operation; Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.; or 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. for specific sections. What to expect: 5 Steps Service Interruptions and Re-Lighting Appliances: If you are a PGW customer, there will be a temporary interruption in your service on the day your home or business is connected to the newly installed gas main. A PGW contractor will leave a notice on your door stating the anticipated date of service interruption at your home or business. It is not necessary for you to be at home during the day while this work is being done from the street to the outside of the building. However, PGW and its contractors will need access to your home or business once the work is completed to re-light the pilot lights on all of your gas appliances and check that your system is safely operating. The re-light and safety check will be scheduled directly with you. We appreciate your cooperation as we work every day to improve the safety and reliability of natural gas service delivery in Philadelphia. If you have questions, contact our Public Affairs office at feedback@pgworks.com. Thank you. Philadelphia Gas Works

    Grays Ferry Civic Association
    Grays Ferry Civic Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 649 likes. The GFCA is committed to bring service and a sense of community to our neighbors regardless of race, religion, political views or...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 09

Buying something from Amazon soon? Use Amazon...

Buying something from Amazon soon? Use AmazonSmile and a percentage of your purchase will go towards Chester Arthur. Instead of using the ap - use link the link below. You can paste the link into your browser and create a bookmark to save time. Happy shopping! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/45-2721296

    Amazon Sign In
    https://smile.amazon.com

Apr 09

Join DA Larry Krasner and Staff for a Listening Session on Thursday, 19th April at 6pm

District Attorney Larry Krasner wants to hear from you! Grays Ferry/Point Breeze Community collaboration listening session. Networking and refreshments 5-6pm, Listening session 6-7:30 pm on Thursday, 19th April at Zion AME Church, 1600 S. 21st Street.

Come ready with your concerns and ideas about how to work with our office to make your neighborhood better and safer.

RSVP: Lauren.Townsend@phila.gov or call 215.686.8934. RSVP's are appreciated but not mandatory.

Add to your schedule...

    http://www.phila.gov

Apr 09

New Bus Route #49: SEPTA meeting held on Tuesday, 10th April @6pm

SEPTA Community meeting for the new bus route #49 expected to travel through the Grays Ferry Community meeting held on Tuesday, 10th April at 6:00pm location at Audenried High School, 32nd & Tasker Sts. How will this new bus route affect our community? Bring your questions and concerns.

Apr 08

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Apr 08

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    100AMP SERVICE GROUND SYSTEM PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    1538 S PATTON ST Issued April 6, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3/4 WATER SERVICE PA20180952834(SFD)"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"

    1351 S CORLIES ST Issued April 5, 2018 Comment

Apr 08

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