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  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF DUCTWORK FOR DRYERS IN AN EXISTING LAUNDROMAT, APPLIANCES TO BE INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH MANUFACTURER'S SPECIFICATIONS. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN PROFESSIONAL PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL OTHER WORK.

    5411-13 MARKET ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    WORK ON 1ST FLOOR ONLY KIT CABINETS, WINDOEWS/DOORS (SAME SIZE) FLOORING DRYWALL EZ PERMIT STADARDS 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.NOTE: AS PER NOTARIZED LETTER, CONTRACTOR HAS NO EMPLOYEES

    5548 SANSOM ST Issued April 17, 2018 Comment

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West Philly Star Party, Science in the Park and more Philly Science Festival events

White Rock Baptist Church (5240 Chestnut Street)

This article has 1 other Philadelphia location (Show)

Clark Park (43rd and Chester)

    West Philly Star Party, Science in the Park and more Philly Science Festival events
    The Philadelphia Science Festival kicks off on Friday, April 20 with tons of fun and educational events being held around the city. The goal of this annual event is to "educate, inspire, and engage the region with the science and technology that surrounds our everyday world." Several festival-rel
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

19 hours ago

Our neighbors to the north are getting a swan...

Our neighbors to the north are getting a swanky new soul food joint!

    A Fine Dining Soul Food Spot Is About to Open in West Philly
    Tastie's will debut on 52nd Street this weekend with a luxe new location in a former pizza parlor. Philly chef Barbara Devan is bringing downtown fine dining to West Philadelphia. An upscale version of Tastie's , Devan's soul food kitchen, will open this Friday, April 20th at 1212 North 52nd Street.
    https://www.phillymag.com

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Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared NPR's post.

Never give out financial info over the phone.

    As Tax Day Approaches, Watch Out For Phone Scammers
    It's not every day that the Pennsylvania State Police call to say they have a warrant out for your arrest. But that's exactly what happened to me in late March. At least, that's what the caller said was happening.
    https://www.npr.org

46 hours ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors honorable mention. Than...

Cobbs Creek Neighbors honorable mention. Thanks.

    Dinner with Monica Allison, neighborhood changemaker | PHENND - Philadelphia Higher Education Network for Neighborhood Development
    At the most recent installment of the PHENND Fellow's Dinner with a Civic Leader, we had the pleasure of sharing a meal with Monica Allison. During dinner, Allison, a West Philadelphia native, former president of Cedar Park Neighbors and co-founder of Cobbs Creek Neighbors, offered her perspective on changes in West Philadelphia and the importance of maintaining a grass-roots mindset towards civic leadership.
    http://phennd.org

2 days ago

Mill Creek Community Partnership - MCCP share...

    Black History Flashcards Educator Special | Urban Intellectuals Store
    Urban Intellectuals is proud to present volume 1 and volume 2 (dedicated 100% to Black women) of our Black History Flash Cards, designed to combat the miseducation and suppression of Black achievements around the globe.
    https://store.urbanintellectuals.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Historic Archite...

    Historic Architecture in West Philadelphia: 1789-1930s
    If anyone knows of a legacy business (in business for at least 30 years) in West Philly, please submit them here. Young Friends of the Preservation Alliance will be sponsoring a campaign on social...
    http://www.facebook.com

2 days ago

Part time job available at the West Philly To...

Part time job available at the West Philly Tool Library!

    Tool Library seeks part-time Program Manager
    The West Philly Tool Library is hiring a part-time Program Manager. The Program Manager will work with the advisory board to oversee the Tool Library's administration and education functions and support our fundraising efforts.
    http://westphillytools.org

2 days ago

West Philly public hearing on proposed water rate increases this Tuesday

The meeting will take place at White Rock Baptist Church (5240 Chestnut St.) from 6:30 to approximately 8:30 p.m.

    West Philly public hearing on proposed water rate increases this Tuesday
    The Philadelphia Water Department (PWD) filed a notice of proposed rate increases to help pay for maintenance on one of the oldest water systems in the country. A hearing is scheduled for West Philly on Tuesday, April 17, to provide more information and answer questions. The meeting will take pla
    http://www.westphillylocal.com

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared their photo.

Wanna vote in the May 15th primary? TODAY 4/16 IS THE LAST DAY TO REGISTER TO VOTE! Find the link to register online in the comments.

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared Friends of Cobbs...

Very important meeting TUESDAY at White Rock Baptist Church to discuss the Philadelphia Water Department rate increase coming soon. Please attend if you have questions or concerns!

    Meetings & Hearings | Water, Sewer & Storm Water Rate Board
    Public Hearings The Water Rate Board and the rate setting process require meetings and hearings. Testimony at these meetings becomes part of the official record. Six Public Hearings have been scheduled around the city. Technical Hearings Technical hearings are part of the rate setting process; they are open to the public but only registered participants may speak.
    https://beta.phila.gov

2 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared WURD Radio's pos...

TODAY Monday April 16th is the last day to register to vote in the May 15th primary. Do it now and help elevt candidates that will represent YOU AND YOUR NEEDS! #registertoVOTE


3 days ago

Philly has a plan to replace decaying water pipes and sewers. And you will pay for it

April 17, 6:30 p.m., White Rock Baptist Church, 5240 Chestnut St.

This article has 5 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

April 16, 10 a.m., Parkway Central Library, 1901 Vine St.

April 19, 6:30 p.m., Holy Family University, 9801 Frankford Ave., Campus Center, Room 115

April 23, 6:30 p.m., Taller Puertorriqueño Inc. 2600 N. 5th St.

April 24 6:30 p.m., Roxborough Memorial Hospital, 5800 Ridge Ave.

April 25, 6:30 p.m., Zion Baptist Church, 3600 N. Broad St.

    Philly has a plan to replace decaying water pipes and sewers. And you will pay for it
    The Philadelphia Water Department, which has increased residential rates about 70 percent since 2007, wants to boost rates by 11 percent over the next three years, keeping pace with a nationwide trend of soaring water costs to pay for aging infrastructure.
    http://www.philly.com

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4 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a post.

The Drexel University Dornsife Center for Neighborhood Partnerships will host a talk about diversity in cinema featuring Drexel faculty André Carrington and Arielle Johnson, owner of the first Black, female run comic shop, Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse, Inc. on April 17th. Go check it out! It's free!

    https://www.facebook.com

5 days ago

Late night crimes

This is for everyone traveling near 63rd and market be very careful. Two nights in a row we heard people screaming for help really late at night. One person ran down my block screaming at the top of her lungs help this guy tried to rob me. Lots of people on the called 911. Not sure if she’s ok. So be careful

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  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ ALTERATIONS/INTERIOR THROUGHOUT. PATCH-UP THE DAMAGED DRYWALL. INSTALL NEW KITCHEN CABINETS, COUNTERTOP, BACKSPLASH. INSTALL NEW WALL AN DFLOOR TILES IN THE BATHROOM. INSTALL NEW FLOORING THROUGHOUT THE HOUSE. INSTALL NEW INTERIOR DOROS. INSTALL NEW WINDOWS.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.

    132 S 53RD ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 33 RECEPTACLES, 27 OUTLETS, 16 SWITCHES, 17 LIGHT FIXTURES. 6 SMOKE DETECTORS WITH 2 CARBON MONIXIDE COMBO. NEW PANEL. 100AMP.INSTALLATIONS IN ACCORDANCE WITH 2008 NEC

    132 S 53RD ST Issued April 12, 2018 Comment

5 days ago

Cobbs Creek Neighbors shared a link.

    Arrest made in Cobbs Creek murder of art school student
    Five months after the death of 21-year-old Kierra Johnson, police have made an arrest in connection with her murder. Action News has learned 22-year-old David Grier, of the 400 block of Edgemore St. in West Philadelphia, has been arrested in connection with the murder.
    http://6abc.com

6 days ago

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