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Wynnefield Branch (Free Library of Philadelph...

We are looking forward to a very busy day on Thursday, April 19th. We have three great events for you to enjoy! We will start our morning off with a very special One Book Every Young Child Storytime at 10:30 am featuring the book, "My Cousin MoMo." We will give out a free book to families attending and will have fun with activities from the OBEYC Traveling Trunk. At 3:30 to 5:30 in our lobby, come by and participate in the Friends of Wynnefield Library Book and Bake Sale. There will be great books and delicious treats to buy for a great price. At 4 pm, representatives from PGW will be here as guests for our monthly Ready Community meeting sponsored by the Office of Emergency Management. Come out and ask questions and receive vital information. Hope to see you on April 19th!!


4 days ago

Tomorrow, April 18, all Free Library of Phila...

Tomorrow, April 18, all Free Library of Phila locations will be closed for our Annual All Staff Day. Wynnefield Library will reopen on Thursday, April 19 at our regular time of 10 am.

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5 days ago

  • Gompers Samuel School reviewed

    On a scale from 1-10 I would give Gompers a 7. There are some internal issues that need to be addressed such as upgrades of lighting of the building, the gymnasium, auditorium and Cafeteria. The building is 66 years old and just needs love.

    Gompers Samuel School (5701 Wynnefield Ave) Published on GreatSchools April 16, 2018 Comment

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Apr 15

Man killed during struggle with shotgun in Wynnefield

It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 5800 block of Woodbine Avenue.

    Man killed during struggle with shotgun in Wynnefield
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS Homicide detectives are investigating a fatal shooting in Philadelphia's Wynnefield neighborhood Saturday evening. It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 5800 block of Woodbine Avenue. Police say two men apparently were in a fight and there was a struggle with a shotgun.
    http://6abc.com

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Apr 13

Wynnefield Branch (Free Library of Philadelph...

We had such a wonderful time on Saturday, April 7 at our first and hopefully annual if not more often All Fiber Arts event. Thanks to the wonderful efforts of Frances Conwell and Ethel Funches. We had over 65 participants looming, crocheting, knitting, bracelet making, and having glorious fun!


Apr 13

We had such a wonderful time on Saturday, Apr...

We had such a wonderful time on Saturday, April 7 at our first and hopefully annual if not more often All Fiber Arts event. Thanks to the wonderful efforts of Frances Conwell and Ethel Funches. We had over 65 participants looming, crocheting, knitting, bracelet making, and having glorious fun!

    https://www.facebook.com

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We are so excited to have Lorene Cary visit W...

We are so excited to have Lorene Cary visit Wynnefield Library tonight at 6 pm! Please come out and share this wonderful experience with us. Friends of Wynnefield Library Terri Jones will be the moderator. Refreshments will be served after the program. Looking forward to seeing you!


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Wynnefield Annual Cleanup moved to April 14, 2018 due to severe weather

Good Day Wynnefield neighbors. Due to severe weather, the Wynnefield Annual Spring Cleanup has been cancelled and moved to Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 9 until 11:30 a.m. Please make a note, spread the word to your neighbors and we'll see you on Saturday, April 14th.

Apr 03

We are so excited about our first and hopeful...

We are so excited about our first and hopefully annual All Day Fiber Arts event at Wynnefield Library this Saturday, April 7, 2018 from 10:30 am to 4:00 pm, sponsored by Sisters Interacting Through Stitches. We will have several craft stations throughout the library for children, teens and adults to enjoy!


Apr 03

On Monday, April 9, 2018 at 6 pm, author Lore...

On Monday, April 9, 2018 at 6 pm, author Lorene Carey will be here at Wynnefield Library discussing her book, "If Sons, Then Heirs," and her other works. The moderator for this wonderful event will be our very own Terri Jones, member of our Friends of Wynnefield Library. Please join us!


Mar 28

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INSTALL _10_ X _12__ DECK IN REAR. APPLICANT AGREES TO LIMIT THE CONSTRUCTION TO COMPLY WITH EZ PERMIT STANDARD FOR DECKS, DATED JANUARY 2011. DEVIATION FROM THE STANDARD WILL RESULT IN REVOCATION OF THIS PERMIT AND IMPOSITION OF FURTHER PENALTIES.

    5727 MALVERN AVE Issued March 26, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING PERMIT

    10'X 12' REAR DECK AS PER EZ ALTERATIONS STANDARD. (ZONING)

    5727 MALVERN AVE Issued March 26, 2018 Comment

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  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    4-WC, 4-LAVS, 3-TUBS, 1-WASHER, 1-KITCHEN SINK, 1-DISPOSAL, HOT WATER HEATER THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    5635 WOODCREST AVE Issued March 23, 2018 Comment

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  • 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.

    5635 WOODCREST AVE Issued March 20, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE CONNECTING TO NEW 200AMP SERVICES AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    5635 WOODCREST AVE Issued March 20, 2018 Comment

Mar 20

  • 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.

    5636 WOODCREST AVE Issued March 15, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    TOTAL REWIRE AND NEW 200AMP SERVICES AND ALL NECESSARY BONDING AND GROUNDING PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    5636 WOODCREST AVE Issued March 15, 2018 Comment

Mar 18

Philadelphia 2035 - West District plan comment period ending 3/30/2018

The comment deadline for the #Phila2035 West District Plan draft ends March 30th and @Philadelphia City Planning Commission wants your feedback!

1) Read the draft plan: https://www.phila2035.com/west
2) Watch a video about it:
https://www.facebook.com/Philaplanning/videos/10154769192021642/
3) Send comments to @PhilaPlanning: brian.wenrich@phila.gov

    phila2035
    https://www.phila2035.com

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  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 100A SERVICE, 23- RECEPTACLES, 14- SWITCHES, 12- FIXTURES.... IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC FOR A ONE FAMILY BUILDING

    5727 MALVERN AVE Issued March 12, 2018 Comment

Mar 13

Special RCO meeting to discuss 2 zoning variance requests

Attached are the minutes from a public meeting, hosted by HMC Squared on Thursday, February 15th to discuss the zoning application for 4938 Lancaster Avenue and 1540 N 62nd Street. The community voted to support both requests. I just noticed that I never posted the meeting notes, so here they are!

Mar 13

Special RCO Meeting March 8, 2018

The HMC Squared Community Association held a special meeting on March 8th and voted to support the zoning variance request for 6148 Callowhill Street. Here are the meeting notes.

Mar 12

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