27 hours ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 300AMP SERVICE 4 METERS, NEW WIRING INCLUDE OUTLETS,SWITCHES,LIGHTS AND SMOKE DETECTORS PER 2008 NEC (MULTI FAMILY)

    2141 E FIRTH ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD 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.

    2220 E BOSTON ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

27 hours ago

2 days ago

Our next Sensory Storytime is Monday, June 18...

Our next Sensory Storytime is Monday, June 18 at 6:00 p.m.! Join us to read, sing, and do fun movement activities, geared toward children on the autism spectrum and their families. Stay after to play and socialize.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Our next Sensory Storytime is Monday, June 18 at 6:00 p.m.! Join us to read, sing, and do fun movement activities, geared toward children on the autism spectrum and their families. Stay after to play...
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3 days ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    CURB TRAP, MAIN DRAIN & FAI PA20181631142 "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"

    2311 E BOSTON ST Issued June 13, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

This Saturday is a great day to do some clean...

This Saturday is a great day to do some cleaning up around our neighborhood! Friendly reminder that EKNA offers residents a cleanup tool library and Clean PHL is always looking for block captains! https://www.ekna.org/greening-cleaning-committee/

    Greening & Cleaning Committee
    The East Kensington Neighbors Association's mission is to organize the voice, concerns, and the action of East Kensington (EK) residents in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
    https://www.ekna.org

4 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE PARTIAL REAR DEMOLITION AND ERECTION OF A REAR ADDITION TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. (DETAILS INCLUDING SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION). FOR USE AS SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.WORK INCLUDES RENOVATION INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR, STUCCO AND SIDING ROOF REPAIR. INTERIOR SMALL ADDITION NEW BATH AND KITCHEN. NEW FLOORING AND CARPET. NO UNDERPINNING OF FOUNDATION AND NO LOWERING OF BASEMENT FLOOR INCLUDED ON THIS APPLICATION.

    2177 E HAGERT ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE CURB TRAP,FAI AND EXT UNDERGROUND MAIN DRAIN (DAYCARE CTR)PA20181623717 "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"

    2066 E LEHIGH AVE Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

5 days ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    (3)APARTMENTS- (3) HEAT PUMPS AND DUCT WORK INSTALLATIONS.

    2662 MARTHA ST Issued June 11, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    NEW DUCTWORK, 2.5 TON A/C WITH COIL, 13 SEER, 72 KBTU 80% FURNACE.

    2361 E LETTERLY ST Issued June 11, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Officially open! Have a great summer!

Officially open! Have a great summer!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Officially open! Have a great summer!
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5 days ago

Learn about circuits and make an LED card for...

Learn about circuits and make an LED card for a special dad, grandpa, or person at our first STEAM Wednesday of the summer! Tomorrow, June 13 at 1:00 p.m. *intended for school-age children

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Learn about circuits and make an LED card for a special dad, grandpa, or person at our first STEAM Wednesday of the summer! Tomorrow, June 13 at 1:00 p.m. *intended for school-age children
    http://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

6 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Summer Reading has begun! Stop in and sign up today! Also sign up with Ms. Meghan for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, recommended for ages 8 and up.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Summer Reading has begun! Stop in and sign up today! Also sign up with Ms. Meghan for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, recommended for ages 8 and up.
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6 days ago

Summer Reading has begun! Stop in and sign up...

Summer Reading has begun! Stop in and sign up today! Also sign up with Ms. Meghan for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, recommended for ages 8 and up.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Summer Reading has begun! Stop in and sign up today! Also sign up with Ms. Meghan for A Wrinkle in Time Book Club, recommended for ages 8 and up.
    https://www.facebook.com

6 days ago

As long as the rain holds off, Storytime toni...

As long as the rain holds off, Storytime tonight in Harrowgate Park is on!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    As long as the rain holds off, Storytime tonight in Harrowgate Park is on!
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6 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: First day of Summer Reading – Stop in and sign up! Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Rainforest Week Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Jaguar Mask Wednesday: STEAM Wednesdays: LED Father’s Day Cards 1:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Snake Craft Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Chameleon Craft Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: First day of Summer Reading - Stop in and sign up! Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.:...
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Jun 10

Jun 10

  • ZONING PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A 4' X 17' ELEVATED DECK AT THE SECOND FLOOR (REAR) OF AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    2145 E FIRTH ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    FURNISH AND INSTALL NEW FIRE ALARM SYSTEM COMPLETE WITH PULLS,HORNS,STROBES,LIGHTS AND PANEL AS PER NFPA72 (EAST DISTRICT)

    2137 E FIRTH ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    FULL REWIRE AND INSTALL DEVICE INCLUDES SWITCHES, RECEPTACLES, SMOKES, LIGHTS NEW 100AMP SERVICE, PANEL, METER & GRUNDING AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT) NO CO DETECTORS HOUSE IS ALL ELECTRIC

    2361 E LETTERLY ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
  • 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.MINOR DEMO OF NONLOAD BEARING PARTITION WALLS, INSTALL GYPBOARD, FINISHES

    2006 E SERGEANT ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    FURNISH AND INSTALL NEW FIRE ALARM SYSTEM COMPLETE WITH PULLS,HORNS,STROBES,LIGHTS AND PANEL AS PER NFPA72 (EAST DISTRICT)

    2141 E FIRTH ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    COMPLETE RENOVATION NEW DRYWALL/ INSULATION ON EXT'G FRAMING NEW KITCHEN, 6 WINDOWS AND 1 EXT DOOR SAME SIZE 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.

    2361 E LETTERLY ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 70,000 BTU FURNACE 90% EFF WITH 2.5 TON A/C NEW DUCT WORK

    2429 MEMPHIS ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW COMBINED 1" FIRE DOMESTIC SERVICE FROM CURB TO BUILDING. SUPPLY AND INSTALL ALL REQUIRED SPRINKLERS PER NFPA 13D. SUPPLY AND INSTALL ALL REQUIRED PIPING HANGERS AND FITTINGS PER NFPA 13D. PROVIDE OUTLET FOR PLUMBER TO CONNECT TO FURTHEST TOILETS PER CITY REQUIREMENTS.

    2544 TULIP ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    APPLICANT AGRES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH THE EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR INTERIOR ALTERATIONS, DATED FEB 2007. DEVIATIONS FROM THIS STANDARD WWILL RESULT IN THE REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES. (SFD)

    2633 CORAL ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    ROOF REPLACEMENT - INSTALL A CERTAINTEED SHINGLE TYPE AND CARLISLE TYPE ROOF SYSTEMS, INSTALL CEDARBOARD SIDING AND INSTALL 14 WINDOWS IN EXISTING OPENINGS (SFD)

    2316 E SERGEANT ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

Jun 07

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

BEE HAVE ARRIVED AT RICHMOND LIBRARY!!!!!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch added a new photo.
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Jun 07

Do you know a recent graduate or someone look...

Do you know a recent graduate or someone looking to make a career change with a passion for helping Philadelphia neighborhoods? Our friends at NKCDC are looking for three Americorps VISTAs for the next term starting in August! http://www.nkcdc.org/americorps-vista/

    NKCDC - AmeriCorps VISTA positions
    NKCDC seeks outstanding individuals to provide a year of service through the VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) program. Our VISTA volunteers will receive a small monthly living allowance funded and administered by the U.S. Corporation for National and Community Service.
    http://www.nkcdc.org

Jun 07

Home Invasion 25XX S Marshall St DC 18 03 031384

Commercial Burglary 2580 Frankford Ave DC 18 26 020821 - Duration: 1:58. PhiladelphiaPolice 224 views

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Robbery Assault 1101 Filbert St DC 17 06 028004 - Duration: 5:13. PhiladelphiaPolice 17,237 views

Commercial Robbery 5262 Walnut St DC 16 18 043741 - Duration: 3:38. PhiladelphiaPolice 2,486 views

Homicide 915 North Front St DC# 14 26-002713 - Duration: 3:40. 138,878 views

Robbery Carjacking 3101 N Broad St DC 18 25 043129 - Duration: 2:05. PhiladelphiaPolice 219 views

Commercial Robbery 5540 N 5th St DC 17 35 67761 - Duration: 4:53. PhiladelphiaPolice 4,633 views

Burglary 9200 Masland Street DC# 12-07-014827 - Duration: 5:18. 11,005 views

Burglary 11320 Academy Road DC 16 08 004296 - Duration: 4:18. PhiladelphiaPolice 9,997 views

Multiple Commercial Robberies 7731 Ridge Ave DC 16 05 015829 3216 N Braod St DC 16 39 071566 - Duration: 3:47. 519 views

Theft 2120 S Columbus Blvd DC 17 03 054443 - Duration: 4:00. PhiladelphiaPolice 759 views

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Robbery 2000 S 20th St DC 18 01 017196 - Duration: 2:23. PhiladelphiaPolice 396 views

    Home Invasion 25XX S Marshall St DC 18 03 031384
    On June 4, 2018 at approximately 12:00 am, the victim, a 50 year-old-male, had just returned home from work on the 25XX South Marshall Street and as the victim was opening the front door, three unknown black males grabbed the victim from behind and forced their way inside at gun point.
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Jun 06

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Wow! What a great start to the Summer of Wonder! Thanks to Scott Prior for teaching us about his snake friends.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 06

Stage 1 of honey bee installation is done! S...

Stage 1 of honey bee installation is done! Stay tuned for more!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Stage 1 of honey bee installation is done! Stay tuned for more!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 06

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch updated their cover photo.
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Jun 06

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Did you know that you can request tools from EKNA and Olde Richmond Civic Association - ORCA for your very own block cleanup? Tools are available for pickup every Saturday from 10 AM to 2 PM upon request! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4ef93wtQwLzZRmJjrQvsKYp2WeWOCLbiPUK2ChOmP5Ua7XQ/viewform

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) added a new photo.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 06

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE HOUSE DRAIN,HOUSE TRAP,FAI AND REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE-PA1#20181520084-"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"

    2619 AMBER ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    NEW WASTE AND WATER FOR 3 WC,3 LAVS,1 TUB,1 SHOWER,1 KITCHEN SINK,1 LAUNDRY BOX AND WATER HEATER (SFD)

    2311 E BOSTON ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    REAR 2 STORY ADDITION

    2603 TULIP ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    DEMO EXISTING, BUILD FOUNDATION, FRAME NEW WALLS AND FLOOR JOIST AND ROOF.

    2603 TULIP ST Issued June 1, 2018 Comment

Jun 05

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

TOMORROW at 4!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Snake Party! Wednesday, June 6 at 4:00 p.m. Snake expert Scott Prior will talk about snakes' intriguing lives, and, if you are brave enough, you can pet one of his snake friends! All ages welcome....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 04

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Safari Week Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Medicare Information 5:30 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Powers Park Conservancy Meeting 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. CareerLink 12:00 – 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Safari Binoculars Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Giraffe Craft Snake Party! 4:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Thursday: Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 11:00 a.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Animal Visors Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: Last day for Saturday service. Open M-F through summer. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.: Safari Week Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Medicare Information 5:30 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m....
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 04

Medicare/Medicaid 101 Today at 5:30 p.m.! A ...

Medicare/Medicaid 101 Today at 5:30 p.m.! A health and benefits specialist will be offering info on eligibility for Medicare and Medicaid. Free!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Medicare/Medicaid 101 Today at 5:30 p.m.! A health and benefits specialist will be offering info on eligibility for Medicare and Medicaid. Free!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 04

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

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.

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.

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.

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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.

    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.
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Jun 04

Jun 03

Friends Of Hackett shared Philadelphia Eagles...

Thank you, Eagles!

    Philadelphia Eagles
    Get an inside look at our 2018 #Eagles Playground Build from Horatio B. Hackett School in Kensington. #FlyEaglesFly
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