6 hours ago

The NKCDC First Friday Pop Up is around the c...

The NKCDC First Friday Pop Up is around the corner! Come enjoy some music, sell your arts or crafts, and learn more about the Derby. Vendor registration is still open! nkcdc.org/gardencentermarket/

    NKCDC - Garden Center Market
    Calling all vendors! Join us at our First Friday pop-up market, where we'll be promoting the Kensington Derby & Arts Fest and celebrating the creative spirit of our neighborhood. Questions? Contact Kelli Walsh at kwalsh@nkcdc.org.
    http://nkcdc.org

13 hours ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    NEW CONSTRUCTION OF SEMI-DETACHED FOUR (4) STORY ABOVE GRADE PLANE, W. BASEMENT, TO CREATE A MIXED-USE MULTI-FAMILY DWELLING OF LIGHT-FRAME WOOD CONSTRUCTION W. SHALLOW CONCRETE FOUNDATION CONSTRUCTION INCLUDING MULTI-STORY DWELLING UNITS BTWN. BSMT & 1ST FLR, VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACES AT EACH 1ST FLR FRONTAGE, & ALL OTHER WORK PER APPROVED PLANS; BLDNG TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED PER NFPA 13. SEPARATE PERMIT REQ'D FOR FIT-OUT OF COMMERCIAL SPACES, CO FOR ROOF DECK LEVELS, & ANY MECH., ELEC., PLUMB., & FIRESUPP PERMIT. SITE TO BE EXCAVATED AT AREAS ABUTTING PROPERTIES NOT WITHIN THE SCOPE OF THIS PERMIT. ADJONING PROPERTY OWNER(S) TO BE NOTIFIED IN WRITING MIN. TEN (10) DAYS PRIOR TO START OF WORK PER SEC. B-3307.1 OF THE PHILA. BLDG. CODE.

    1822 N FRONT ST Issued April 23, 2018 Comment

13 hours ago

24 hours ago

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Don't miss the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby and Arts Fest!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    Don't miss the 2018 PFCU Kensington Derby and Arts Fest!
    https://www.facebook.com

33 hours ago

Places to fill Fair Food Farmstand's void

For me, the new Riverwards Produce Market in Fishtown (2200 E. Norris St.) is the best replacement in terms of its well-rounded collection of great local ingredients...

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...my Thanksgiving turkey next year: “the new Primal Supply butcher shop [opening by May at 1538 E. Passyunk Ave.] will have you covered...

    Places to fill Fair Food Farmstand's void - Philly
    The closing of the Fair Food Farmstand is a big loss for Reading Terminal Market, Craig LaBan says. - Craig LaBan, Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News
    http://www.philly.com

37 hours ago

2 days 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...
    https://www.facebook.com

3 days ago

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3 days ago

  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR INSTALLATION OF TWO ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINES FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT, SEE 855210 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    426 MILLER ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR INSTALLATION OF TWO ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINES FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT, SEE 855210 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    1419 ORANGE ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR INSTALLATION OF TWO ONE (1) INCH COMBINED SERVICE LINES FOR A FIRE & DOMESTIC SUPPLY LINE. MULTIPURPOSE RESIDENTIAL FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEM DESIGNED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D. ALL WORK SHALL BE ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED PLANS, HYDRAULIC CALCULATIONS, AND APPROVED BUILDING PERMIT, SEE 855210 FOR APPROVED PLAN.

    1417 ORANGE ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • ADDITION PERMIT

    FOR A THIRD FLOOR ADDITION WITH FRONT SETBACK, A ROOF DECK AND A ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE ABOVE ON AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE USED AS SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.WORK INCLUDES REPLACEMENT OF STAIRS (DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN) NO UNDERPINNING OF FOUNDATION AND NO LOWERING OF BASEMENT FLOOR INCLUDED IN THIS PERMIT APPLICATION.SEPERATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING WORK

    410 SEPVIVA ST Issued April 20, 2018 Comment
  • 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

3 days 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.
    https://www.facebook.com

4 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😊


4 days ago

  • 1100

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      400 Block Belgrade St. April 16, 2018 @ 10 a.m. Comment

4 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
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    SEAL 5" SEWER LATERAL AND REMOVE TRAP... PA ONE CALL #2018-09651565

    1508 FRANKFORD AVE Issued April 19, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

  • 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
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    REPLACE 3/4" WATER SERVICE MAIN IN - PA1# 2018-1080180 "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"

    1557 E PALMER ST Issued April 18, 2018 Comment

5 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!


6 days ago

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    ERECTION OF A NEW THREE (3) STORY BUILDING, WITH BASEMENT, A ROOF DECK AND A ROOF ACCESS STRUCTURE FOR USE AS SINGLE FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING AS PER PLANS. STRUCTURE TO BE FULLY SPRINKLERED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL, PLUMBING AND FIRE SUPPRESSION WORK.

    1419 ORANGE 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
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (2) HVAC SYSTEMS WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    1454 E COLUMBIA AVE Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

6 days ago

Apr 18

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!


Apr 18

Apr 17

Apr 17

  • Raising the Bar

    Mr. Arcinese is asking for $1084.69:
    My students need a glass basketball backboard with a breakaway rim.
    Penn Treaty School Comment

Apr 16

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...

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...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
    http://www.gridphilly.com

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.

    https://www.facebook.com

Apr 15

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF FOUNDATIONS FOR MIXED USE COMMERCIAL AND 25 UNIT MULTI-FAMILY BUILDING AS PER PLANS.

    1942-48 N FRONT ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT RE-ROOFING- FOR THE INSTALLATION OF NEW ROOF COVERINGS ON EXITING ROOFS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1952-58 N FRONT ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    EZ INTERIOR DEMOLITION- FOR THE INTERIOR DEMOLITION ON NON-BEARING PARTITION WALL AND CEILINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARD. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    1952-58 N FRONT ST Issued April 13, 2018 Comment

Apr 15

  • iPods for Collaboration in Algebra

    Mrs. Furtek is asking for $559.82:
    My students need iPod touch MP3 players and dry erase pockets (with markers) for collaboration in Algebra 1.
    Kensington Capa High School Comment

Apr 14

Thank you Philadelphia Brewing Co. for hostin...

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


Apr 14

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INTERIOR RENOVATION INCLUDE LOWERING OF BASEMENT FLOOR (MIDDLE PORTION AS SHOWN ON PLAN ONLY), REPLACEMENT OF STAIRS, INSTALLATION OF STAR BOLT ON SECOND FLOOR LEVEL (DETAILS AS SHOWN ON THE PLAN) FOR A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. NO UNDERPINNING OF FOUNDATION INCLUDED IN THIS APPLICATION AND SEPERATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR ELECTRICAL, MECHANICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    1858 TULIP ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

Apr 14

  • Computers for Future Coders

    Ms. Neilson is asking for $1633.74:
    My students need laptops to continue to learn coding after school and during the summer.
    Penn Treaty School Comment

Apr 13

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

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