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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

2901 Cedar Street

2200 E Auburn Street

This article has 58 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

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

4423 Longshore Avenue

800-82 N 8th Street

1202-32 E Montgomery Avenue

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

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

21 hours ago

TOMORROW AT 6PM! REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!...

TOMORROW AT 6PM! REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    TOMORROW AT 6PM! REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!
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23 hours ago

We're making slime at STEAM Wednesday, tomorr...

We're making slime at STEAM Wednesday, tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    We're making slime at STEAM Wednesday, tomorrow at 1:00 p.m.!
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27 hours ago

INTERESTED IN PORT RICHMOND'S REAL ESTATE BOO...

INTERESTED IN PORT RICHMOND'S REAL ESTATE BOOM? FIND OUT MORE TOMORROW AT 6PM! RICHMOND LIBRARY! REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    INTERESTED IN PORT RICHMOND'S REAL ESTATE BOOM? FIND OUT MORE TOMORROW AT 6PM! RICHMOND LIBRARY! REFRESHMENTS WILL BE SERVED!
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45 hours ago

Richmond Library is closing at 5PM. We have n...

Richmond Library is closing at 5PM. We have no air conditioning. Yoga and Facials have been cancelled. Sensory Storytime is rescheduled for next Monday, June 25 at 6:00 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Richmond Library is closing at 5PM. We have no air conditioning. Yoga and Facials have been cancelled. Sensory Storytime is rescheduled for next Monday, June 25 at 6:00 p.m.
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2 days ago

Are your teens turning in goblins of disconte...

Are your teens turning in goblins of discontent? Send them to us Tuesdays at 1 for games and snacks!

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Are your teens turning in goblins of discontent? Send them to us Tuesdays at 1 for games and snacks!
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Tired of your teen? Want them out of your hai...

Tired of your teen? Want them out of your hair? Send them to us on Tuesdays for crazy games and fun. Richmond Library! 215-685-9992

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Tired of your teen? Want them out of your hair? Send them to us on Tuesdays for crazy games and fun. Richmond Library! 215-685-9992
    https://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Check out the Richmond Library events this we...

Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m. Yoga 6:30 p.m. Tuesday: Preschool Storytime 10:30 a.m. Preschool Playtime 11:00 a.m. Teen Tuesdays 1:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. Wednesday: STEAM Wednesdays: Slime 1:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 – 6:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Walkers & Talkers Storytime 6:00 p.m. Real Estate Talk 6:00 p.m. 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. Friday: Construction Club 3:30 p.m.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    Check out the Richmond Library events this week: Monday: Board Game Mondays 12:00 p.m. Read, Baby, Read Play Café 2:00 p.m. LEAP 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. Spa Facials 5:30 p.m. Sensory Storytime 6:00 p.m....
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2 days ago

Our June meeting is tonight at Philadelphia B...

Our June meeting is tonight at Philadelphia Brewing Co. at 6:30 PM! Bring a neighbor, grab a beer and learn more about our work in East Kensington! https://mailchi.mp/af7e4994aa1c/ekna-april-meetings-and-events-3356145

    EKNA June Meeting Tonight!
    This past summer EKNA and Friends of Letterly Green worked with Councilman Squilla and the City to successfully preserve the green space Green at the corner of Letterly and Amber Streets. We have half the money we need for the park renovation from the Cedar Hill Foundation but now we need our community to get us the rest of the way to a full renovation.
    https://mailchi.mp

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5 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...
    https://www.facebook.com

5 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

6 days ago

  • 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

6 days ago

Jun 12

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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Jun 12

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

Jun 11

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.
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 11

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

Jun 11

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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Jun 11

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.:...
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 11

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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

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.
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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!
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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

Jun 06

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE SECTION OF EXISTING STAIRS APPROXIMATLY 5'X5'X6' TO ACCOMMODATE INSTALLATION OF A FREE STANDING ELEVATOR (SEPARATE APPROVAL REQUIRED FROM PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AND INDUSTRY FOR ELEVATOR INSTALLATION). REMOVE SECOND FLOOR RAILING AT ELEVATOR ENTRNACE AND REINSTALL AS GUARD WHERE STEPS WERE REMOVED. ALL WORK PER APPROVED PLANS; SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ALL ELECTRICAL WORK.

    2328 E LEHIGH AVE 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....
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Jun 05

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 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
    http://www.facebook.com

Jun 03

Jun 03

  • ZONING PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ADDITION (1ST AND 2ND FLOOR REAR) TO AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON PLANS AND APPLICATION. FOR USE AS SINGLE-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING.

    2213 E HAROLD ST Issued May 31, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    DEMOLITION OF NON-STRUCTURAL WALLS & PLASTER. DEMOLITION OF EXISTING REAR KITCHEN PER PLANS. ERECTION OF NEW 2 STORY ADDITION IN PLACE OF KITCHEN PER PLANS

    2213 E HAROLD ST Issued May 31, 2018 Comment

Jun 02

Jun 01

Friends Of Hackett added 7 new photos.

Blue & Gold Spirit Day at Hackett School! Special thanks to Portside Arts Center for creating a flag making craft for the students today. We were happy to join Portside staff, our neighbors at Beacon, and other community volunteers at this fun day for Hackett students and staff.

    Friends Of Hackett
    Friends Of Hackett added a new photo.
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