6 hours ago

Here are the events for the rest of the week!...

Here are the events for the rest of the week! Thursday: Open 2:00 – 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read My First Storytime 2:30 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Earth Slime Saturday: Parent Workshop: Babywearing 101 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Movie Day

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
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14 hours ago

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    INSTALL 3 WATER CLOSET, 3 LAVY SINKS, 3 BATHTUB, 1 KITCHEN SINK, 1 GARBAGE DISPOSAL, 1 LAUNDRY, 1 WATER HEATER - THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2127 E TUCKER ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

14 hours ago

28 hours 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!


38 hours ago

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE SUBDIVISION OF ADDRESS LISTED INTO 20 PARCELS (A-U, EXCLUDING PARCEL "I") AS SHOWN ON SUBDIVISION PLANS. AND FOR ZONING OF ON SINGLE-FAMILY, TWO STORY RESIDENCE ON EACH PARCEL, TO INCLUDE PILOT HOUSE AND ROOF DECK, NOT TO EXCEED 38' IN HEIGHT (HEIGHT VARIES, SEE ELEVATIONS) PER PLANS.

    2740 AMBER ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment
  • 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.

    2145 E ALBERT ST Issued April 16, 2018 Comment

39 hours ago

47 hours ago

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorro...

ALL Free Library Locations are closed tomorrow, Wednesday April 18. Richmond Library will RE-OPEN on THURSDAY at 2PM.


2 days ago

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

Families with babies and/or toddlers! Some reminders about upcoming Read, Baby, Read programs: Wed 4/18 - LIBRARIES CLOSED; NO STORYTIME Thurs 4/19 - Richmond Library opens at 2:00 PM, Baby Storytime (My First Storytime) at 2:30 PM! Sat 4/21 - Babywearing 101 workshop with Lottie Hansen of Babywearing International (at Richmond Library). Coffee/tea provided! Bring baby and try out different carriers! Hope to see you at one or both of these events! Questions? Email Barbara at Taitb-at-freelibrary.org.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch added a new photo.
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2 days ago

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out...

Sorry, no Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

2 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.


2 days ago

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

NO YOGA TONIGHT! TEACHER CAN'T MAKE IT!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch, Philadelphia, PA. 1.4K likes. "I cannot live without books."--Thomas Jefferson. 1815
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is ou...

No Sensory Storytime today. Miss Meghan is out sick. :( Rescheduled for Monday, April 30 at 6:00 p.m.


3 days ago

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

5 days ago

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hostin...

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


5 days ago

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME ...

LOOKING FOR A NEW CAREER? A SUMMER JOB? COME INTO THE LIBRARY ON TUESDAY AND GET JOB LEADS, RESUME ADVICE AND MORE!


5 days ago

5 days ago

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

6 days ago

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

6 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A ROOF DECK ACCESSED FROM THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR REAR DECK VIA A SPIRAL STAIR IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING AS PER PLAN,

    2203 E HUNTINGDON ST Issued April 11, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF A ROOF DECK ACCESSED FROM THE EXISTING SECOND FLOOR REAR DECK VIA A SPIRAL STAIR IN AN EXISTING SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE APPLICATION/PLAN,

    2203 E HUNTINGDON ST Issued April 11, 2018 Comment

Apr 12

  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF RESIDENTIAL MIXED USE PROPERTY ONE GROUND FLOOR VACANT

    2035 E LEHIGH AVE Issued April 10, 2018 Comment

Apr 09

Updated Apr 11

Someone one broke into my car

Luckly i left the door unlock.. It was no broken windows. Put $100.00 was stolen out my car.. I parked on the 3000 Block of Tulip sy

Apr 11

Apr 10

Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branc...

So many great programs for families with babies and toddlers this week at Richmond Library! Wednesday 4/11 @ 6 PM - Pajama Storytime (ages 12-24 months) Thursday 4/12 @ 11 AM - My First Storytime (ages 0-12 months) Saturday 4/14 @ 12 PM - Learn about Lead Exposure with the City of Philadelphia's Lead and Healthy Homes Program staff! ALL FREE!


Apr 09

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Paint & Plant 4:00 p.m. ESL for Beginners 6:00 p.m. 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.: Flower Experiment Wednesday: LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m.: Flower Thumbprint Painting 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.: Flower Origami Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m. Saturday: Parent Workshop: Learning about Lead Exposure 12:00 p.m. LEAP 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.: Tie Dye Shirts


Apr 09

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

    EZ MASONRY FACADE PERMIT STANDARDS - ONE FAMILY DWELLING - MASONRY FRONT WALL - REMOVE EXISTING 2 STORY FRONT MASONRY WALL. REPLACE WITH NEW 12 INCH MASONRY WALL, (4" BRICK & 8" BLOCK) ON EXISTING FOUNDATION. WINDOWS AND DOOR SAME LOCATION. INSTALL RETURNS INTO PARTY WALLS FOR STRUCTURAL CONNECTION. . NO OTHER WORK ALLOWED UNDER THIS PERMIT. CONTACT DISTRICT INSPECTOR FOR INITIAL INSPECTION AT LEAST 24 HOURS PRIOR TO STARTING WORK.

    2127 E TUCKER ST Issued April 5, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL TWO 2 TON A/C SYSTEMS,WITH 60,000 BTU 90% WITH NEW DUCT WORK

    2627 MARTHA ST Issued April 6, 2018 Comment

Apr 07

Apr 06

Apr 05

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

The Spring Cleanup has been rescheduled to Saturday, April 14! We're crossing or fingers hoping that spring sunshine makes an appearance by then.

    NKCDC Spring Cleanup
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Apr 05

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    1 WC,1 LAV,1 BATH/SHOWER AND KITCHEN (SFD)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2145 E WILLIAM ST Issued April 3, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    NEW 200 AMP SERVICE. WIRING THROUGHOUT A. NEW SWITCHES AND OUTLETS, LOW VOLTAGE PHONE AND CABLE. INSTALLATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    2636 COLLINS ST Issued April 3, 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.

    2145 E WILLIAM ST Issued April 3, 2018 Comment

Apr 04

Friends Of Hackett shared their event.

Hey guys, remember that time Swoop and the Eagles drumline came to Hackett to entertain all of the volunteers on last year's Comcast Cares Day...? Good times! Have you signed up yet?

    Comcast Cares Day 2018
    We're thrilled to announce that Comcast Cares Day will be back at Hackett this year! Through our participation in this event over the past 2 years we...
    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 04

Call for mini-grants! Do you have an idea for...

Call for mini-grants! Do you have an idea for a project or initiative to create change and make an impact in East Kensington? EKNA supports local initiatives through our mini-grants, or awards of up to $500 to support projects benefiting the residents of East Kensington. Past recipients include Kensington Community Food Co-op, Hagert St. Playground, and Rock to the Future. Do you have a great idea for East Kensington? Submit your application to secretary@ekna.org by Sunday, April 8th! Please include your budget, desired amount of funding, and the impact a mini-grant will have on the EKNA community. https://www.ekna.org/mini-grants/

    Mini-Grants
    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

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