21 hours ago

  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL (1) HVAC SYSTEM WITH DUCTWORK. (SFD)

    2217 N HOWARD ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    F&I 2 NEW 30' POLES AND 6 NEW LED FIXTURES AS WELL AS EXTENDING UNDERGROUND CONDUIT SYSTEM AND PULLING NEW LIGHTING CIRCUITS FROM EXISTING PANEL TO NEW POLE LOCATIONS & WILL RELOCATE 3 EXISTING SECURITY CAMERAS TO ONE OF THE NEW POLES PER 2008 NEC (PLAYGROUND)

    2502-12 N HOWARD ST Issued June 14, 2018 Comment

2 days ago

Here are this summer's opening dates for Philly public pools

Waterloo* (2502 N. Howard St., 19133)

This article has 61 other Philadelphia locations (Show)

Lawncrest (6000 Rising Sun Ave., 19111)

Awbury (6101 Ardleigh St., 19138)

Feltonville (231 E. Wyoming Ave., 19120)

Lee (4328 Haverford Ave., 19104)

Mander (2140 N. 33rd St., 19121)

Max Myers (1601 Hellerman St., 19149)

Murphy (300 W. Shunk St., 19148)

Vare (2600 Morris St., 19145)

Christy (728 S. 55th St., 19143)

Fox Chase (7901 Ridgeway St., 19111)

Francisville (1737 Francis St., 19130)

Jardel (1400 Cottman Ave., 19111)

Northern Liberties (321 Fairmount Ave., 19123)

Pleasant (6720 Boyer St., 19119)

Vogt (4131 Unruh Ave., 19135)

East Poplar (820 N. 8th St., 19123)

Morris Estate (1610 W. Chelten Ave., 19126)

Ridgway (901 S. Broad St., 19147)

Samuel (3539 Gaul St., 19134)

Anderson (740 S. 17th St., 19146)

Cobbs Creek (280 Cobbs Creek Pkwy., 19139)

Kendrick (5822 Ridge Ave., 19128)

Lackman (1101 Bartlett St., 19115)

Gathers (2501 Diamond St., 19121)

Lincoln (3201 Ryan Ave., 19136)

Lonnie Young (1100 E. Chelten Ave., 19138)

Pickett (5700 Wayne Ave., 19144)

Scanlon (1099 E. Tioga St., 19134)

Schmidt (113 W. Ontario St., 19140)

Barry (1800 Johnston St., 19145)

Dendy (1501 N. 10th St., 19122)

Heitzman (2136 Castor Ave., 19134)

Jacobs (4500 Linden Ave., 19114)

Kingsessing (4901 Kingsessing Ave., 19143)

Penrose (1101 W. Susquehanna Rd., 19122)

Ziehler (200 E. Olney Ave., 19120)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

39th and Olive (700 N. 39th St., 19104)

Athletic (1400 N. 26th St., 19121)

Amos (1817 N. 16th St., 19121)

Chew (1800 Washington Ave., 19146)

Hancock (1401 N. Hancock St., 19122)

Houseman (5091 Summerdale Ave., 19124)

Simpson (1010 Arrott St., 19124)

Tustin (5901 W. Columbia Ave., 19151)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

12th and Cambria (2901 N. 12th St., 19133)

American Legion (6201 Torresdale Ave., 19135)

Cohox (2901 Cedar St., 19134)

Ford (609 Snyder Ave., 19148)

Martin Luther King (2101 Cecil B. Moore Ave., 19121)

Mill Creek (743 N. 48th St., 19139)

Piccoli (1501 E. Bristol Ave., 19124)

Shepard (5700 Haverford Ave., 19131)

Belfield (2100 W. Chew Ave., 19138)

Cecil B. Moore (2551 N. 22nd St., 19132)

Cherashore (851 W. Olney Ave., 19120)

Meyers (5800 Chester Ave., 19143)

McVeigh* (400 E. Ontario St., 19134)

Shuler (3000 N. 27th St., 19132)

Stinger Square (1400 S. 32nd St., 19146)

    Philly public pools: 2018 opening dates
    Happy summer, Philadelphia! The season officially begins next week, and with it, the opening of nearly six dozen city pools. Run by the Dept. of Parks and Recreation, the pools will open to the public at staggered dates. Things kick off on June 19 with the opening of Northeast Philly's Lawncrest pool, and continue with rolling launches for the following 10 days.
    https://billypenn.com

2 days ago

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 1600AMP 3 PHASE SERVICE COMPLETE WITH 30 GANG METER SOCKET,PANELS & GROUNDING INSTALL WIRES & DEVICES: SWITCHES, RECEPTS, LIGHTS, SMOKE/CO DETECTORS TO INCLUDE DOORBELL,CABLE TV OR PHONE LINES AS PER 2008 NEC (EAST DISTRICT) INSTALL A COMPLETE FIRE ALARM SYSTEM AS PER NFPA72

    2411-19 KENSINGTON AVE Issued June 13, 2018 Comment

3 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

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR A LEVEL III ALTERATION OF AN EXISTING FIVE STORY STRUCTURE, BASEMENT: NEW UTILITIES AS REQUIRED BY ALTERATIONS, FIRST FLOOR: ALTERATION OF THREE (3) EXISTING COMMERCIAL UNITS, SECOND-FIFTH FLOORS: CONSTRUCTION OF TWENTY-SIX (26) DWELLING UNITS INCLUDING A MEZZANINE AT THE FIFTH FLOOR AND ONE ADA TYPE A ACCESSIBLE UNIT AS PER PLANS AND BBS VARIANCE CASE #30047 FOR OPENINGS ON THE NORTH EXTERIOR WALL. CERTIFICATE OF OCCUPANCY FOR COMMERCIAL SPACE C AND RESIDENTIAL UNITS; SEPARATE PERMIT REQUIRED FOR C.O. OF TENANT SPACE D. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR M, E, P, FSS.

    2301-03 N FRONT ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN INTERIOR MEZZANINE ADDITION (INCREASE IN GROSS FLOOR AREA, NO CHANGE IN BUILDING HEIGHT OR EXTERIOR FOOTPRINT) WITHIN AN EXISTING BUILDING. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION. FOR USE AS PREVIOUSLY APPROVED MULTI-FAMILY HOUSEHOLD LIVING ON THE SECOND THROUGH FIFTH FLOORS [TWENTY-SIX (26) DWELLING UNITS] WITH EXISTING PERSONAL CREDIT ESTABLISHMENT (CHECK CASHING) IN FIRST FLOOR SPACE 'A', NAIL SALON IN FIRST FLOOR SPACE 'B'; PERSONAL SERVICES IN FIRST FLOOR SPACES 'C' AND A VACANT COMMERCIAL SPACE 'D' (USE REGISTRATION REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY). NO SIGNS ON THIS PERMIT.

    2301-03 N FRONT ST Issued June 12, 2018 Comment

4 days ago

5 days ago

Officially open! Have a great summer!

Officially open! Have a great summer!

    Friends Of Hackett
    Officially open! Have a great summer!
    https://www.facebook.com

Jun 10

Jun 10

  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW THREE STORY (WITH BASEMENT) TRIPLEX STRUCTURE ON THE LOT AT NORTH FRONT STREET. THE NEW STRUCTURE TO BE WOOD FRAME CONSTRUCTION. THE FRONT EXTERIOR WILL BE A MIX OF BRICK, FIBER CEMENT SIDING AND METAL PANELS. THE REAR AND SIDE ELEVATIONS WILL HAVE VINYL SIDING. THE UPPER FLOOR UNITS WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THE ROOF THROUGH A STAIRWAY. PROPOSED STRUCTURE SQUARE FOOTAGE IS 2,206 SQ.

    2553 N FRONT ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    HOUSE TRAP,HOUSE DRAIN,FAI,1" COMBO,3 TOILETS,3 LAVS,1 TUB,2 SHOWER,KITCHEN SINK AND WASHER (SFD)PA20181570182THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004"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"

    1919 E ARIZONA ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment
  • NEW CONSTRUCTION PERMIT

    FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW THREE STORY (WITH BASEMENT) TRIPLEX STRUCTURE ON THE LOT AT NORTH FRONT STREET. THE NEW STRUCTURE TO BE WOOD FRAME CONSTRUCTION. THE FRONT EXTERIOR WILL BE A MIX OF BRICK, FIBER CEMENT SIDING AND METAL PANELS. THE REAR AND SIDE ELEVATIONS WILL HAVE VINYL SIDING. THE UPPER FLOOR UNITS WILL HAVE ACCESS TO THE ROOF THROUGH A STAIRWAY. PROPOSED STRUCTURE SQUARE FOOTAGE IS 2,206 SQ FT.

    2549 N FRONT ST Issued June 7, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR A TWO (2) FAMILY DWELLING IN AN EXISTING STRUCTURE.

    2260 N HANCOCK ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR LEVEL 2 ALTERATIONS INCLUDING CLASSROOM MODIFICATIONS AS PER PLANS. UPGRADES INCLUDE NEW/REFURBISHED FLOORING, NEW/REFURBISHED MARKERBOARDS AND NEW WINDOW TREATMENT. SEPARATE PERMITS REQUIRED FOR ALL MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL AND PLUMBING WORK.

    2400 N FRONT ST Issued June 6, 2018 Comment

Jun 09

Jun 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    S.F.D. ALTERATIONS (FOR SINGLE FAMILY HOUSE). INSTALL NEW STAIR TO BASEMENT. REPAIR EXIST STAIR. CONSTRUCT 3 BEDROOMS W/BATHS & WALK IN CLOSETS. INSTALL NEW KITCHEN. INSULATE EXTERIOR WALLS & ROOF. UNDERPIN BASEMENT WALLS TO 8'-0" B-0601-R2-DWELLING WITH UNINHABITABLE BASEMENT

    2007 E YORK ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH PANEL, SWITCHES, OUTLETS, GFCI'S, LIGHT FIXTURES, TV/PHONE LINES AS PER NEC 2008 EAST DISTRICT

    1919 E ARIZONA ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    FOR THE APPLICATIONS OF EXTERIOR WALL COVERINGS AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2231 N 2ND ST Issued June 5, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 300AMP SERVICE COMPLETE 4 METERS, 4 PANELS & GROUNDING, WIRING THROUGHOUT RECEPTS, SWITCHES, SMOKE/CO DETECTORS AS PER NEC 2008 (EAST DISTRICT)NO FIRE ALARM ON THIS PERMIT OR ANY TYPE OF LOW VOLTAGE WIRING

    1906 E HAGERT ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    APPLICATION IS FOR A NEW CONSTRUCTION OF AN SEMI-DETACHED BUILDING WITH TWO CURB CUTS. FOR USE AS A EQUIPMENT AND MATERIAL STORAGE

    207 W CUMBERLAND ST Issued June 4, 2018 Comment

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

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 05

Jun 04

Jun 04

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

  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    2ND FLOOR INSTALL 1 FULL BATH 1 KITCHEN SINK 3RD FLOOR INSTALL 1 FULL BATH 1 KITCHEN SINK

    2256 N FRONT ST Issued May 31, 2018 Comment

Jun 03

Jun 02

Jun 02

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL NEW 200AMP SERVICE & COMPLETE ELECTRICAL WIRE OF SFD TO INCLUDE ALL NEW OUTLETS,SWITCHES,LIGHTING,SMOKE DETECTOR,CABLE TV AND PHONE OUTLETS AS PER NEC CODE 2008 (NORTH DISTRICT)

    2231 N 2ND ST Issued May 29, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    REMOVE EXISTING ROOF SYSTEM; INSTALL NEW MODIFIED HOT ROOF. (SFD)

    2230 N HOWARD ST Issued May 29, 2018 Comment

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