18 hours 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...
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38 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3.5 BATHS,1 LAUNDRY,1 DISHWASHER AND GARBAGE DISPOSAL (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2311 E NORRIS ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment

47 hours 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.
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2 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😊


2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    400 AMP SERVICE TOTAL REWIRE. AS PER 2008 NEC.***NO FIRE ALARM ON THIS PERMIT***

    1820 N FRONT ST Issued April 19, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 400AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GANG METER SOCKET, PANELS & GROUNDING, WIRE NEW CONSTRUCTION WITH RECEPTS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, FIXTURES, SMOKES/CO DETECTORS, DOOR BELLS, CABLE TV AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT)

    1818 N FRONT ST Issued April 19, 2018 Comment

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3 days ago

  • ADDITION PERMIT

    INTERNAL ALTERATION WITH A NEW, TWO STORY ADDITION 10'-0". THIS APPLICATION REPLACES ABANDONED AP #770894.

    1924 WATERLOO ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    10'-0" TWO STORY ADDITION AS PART OF SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    1924 WATERLOO ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ WINDOWS AND DOORS***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. WORK TO INCLUDE REPAIRS TO NON-LOAD BEARING PARTITION FRAMING, REPLACE GWB, TAPE AND FINISH THROUGHOUT, TRIM, INSULATION, KITCHEN & 2 BATHROOM ALTERATIONS, HARDWOOD FLOORING, 2 ENTRY DOORS, INTERIOR DOORS AND APPROX. 8 WINDOWS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR PLUMBING, ELECTRIC AND HVAC INSTALLATIONS. CALL INSPECTOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO THE START OF WORK.

    2215 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL AC 3 TON 90,000 BTU 90% EFF ALL DUCTWORK...SFD

    2040 CORAL ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
  • 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

    2040 CORAL ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment
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3 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!


4 days ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING ONE AND TWO STORY STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED WITH A COMBINATION OF HAND-HELD TOOLS AND MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT AS PER PLAN. 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

    2110-36 E NORRIS ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

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

    2110-36 E NORRIS ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3-WATER CLOSETS,4-LAVS,1-SHOWER,1-BATHTUB,1-KITCHEN SINK,1-WASHER BOX,1-GARBAGE DISPOSAL,PEX AND PVC,1"WATER SERVICE,CURB TRAP,FAI AND MAIN DRAIN-PA1#20181070592-"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"THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADEPHIA PLUBMING CODE 2004

    2031 HOPE ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1 FIRE ALARM CONTROL PANEL, 1 ANNUNCIATOR KEYPADS, 10 COMMON AREA SMOKE DETECTORS, 10 AUDIBLE HORNS, 3 AUDIBLE HORN/STROBES, 4 MANUAL PULL STATIONS, 2 OUTDOOR RATED HORN/STROBES, 1 SPRINKLER WATER FLOW TRIP, 1 SPRINKLER VALVE TAMPER SUPERVISORY TRIP AS PER NFPA72 (EAST DISTRICT)

    1820 N FRONT ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

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5 days ago

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!


5 days ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE(1) PARCEL "PARCEL A" FROM TWO(2) OPA ACCOUNTS ( 2038 N FRONT ST AND 2042 N FRONT STREET). SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2038-40 N FRONT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE(1) PARCEL "PARCEL A" FROM TWO(2) OPA ACCOUNTS ( 2038 N FRONT ST AND 2042 N FRONT STREET).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2042 N FRONT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE(1)LOT " PARCEL "A" FROM FOUR(4) OPA ACCOUNTS ( 2046 N FRONT ST, 2048 N FRONT ST,2050 N FRONT ST AND 2052-54 N FRONT STREET).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2046 N FRONT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE(1)LOT " PARCEL "A" FROM FOUR(4) OPA ACCOUNTS ( 2046 N FRONT ST, 2048 N FRONT ST,2050 N FRONT ST AND 2052-54 N FRONT STREET).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2050 N FRONT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE LOT ADJUSTMENT TO CREATE ONE(1)LOT " PARCEL "A" FROM FOUR(4) OPA ACCOUNTS ( 2046 N FRONT ST, 2048 N FRONT ST,2050 N FRONT ST AND 2052-54 N FRONT STREET).SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION.

    2048 N FRONT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
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5 days ago

6 days ago

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      2100 Block E. Norris St. April 14, 2018 @ 9:28 a.m. Comment

6 days ago

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

Kensington Derby & Arts Festival: Art, engineering, puns, mud pit

...will now run from Norris to Hagert streets. In the past, the course ran from Trenton and Norris to Front and Dauphin before returning to the starting point. The expanded course will allow...

...Norris to Hagert streets. In the past, the course ran from Trenton and Norris to Front and Dauphin before returning to the starting point. The expanded course will allow for more vendors than...

    Kensington Derby & Arts Festival: Art, engineering, puns, mud pit
    It's not often that the words "mud pit" and "arts festival" are uttered in the same breath, unless you live in East Kensington. Then it's an annual tradition. Every year since 2006, a few dozen teams-ranging in size from solo operations to 15-person school squads-design and para
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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.

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