19 hours ago

Searching for deals on Prime Day? Support Fri...

Searching for deals on Prime Day? Support Friends of Hackett by going to smile.amazon.com before you start your shopping! https://m.media-amazon.com/images/G/01/x-locale/paladin/email/charity/2018/1128157_us_amazon_smile_charity_pd18_contact_fb1_link_1200x627_1531437882._CB1531504841_.jpg


2 days ago

3 days ago

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    IN ACCORDANCE WITH CODE BULLETIN PM-1801, A PA PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER IS REQUIRED TO MONITOR REPAIRS MADE UNDER THIS PERMIT. THE ENGINEER MUST SUBMIT A SEALED STATEMENT TO THE DEPARTMENT CONFIRMING THAT THE STRUCTURE IS IN SOUND CONDITION AT COMPLETION." MAKE SAFE PERMIT - FOR PARTIAL DEMOLITION OF (2) TWO STORY SECTION AND (1) ONE STORY SECTION AT REAR AS PER ENGINEER'S REPORT TO RESOLVE CASE #623852. ABUTTING SIDEWALK MUST BE CLOSED WITH FENCING A MINIMUM OF 6' IN HEIGHT. SEPARATE STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMIT REQUIRED FOR SIDEWALK CLOSURE. A SEPARATE PERMIT IS REQUIRED FOR ANY ADDITIONAL ALTERATIONS THAT ARE NOT SPECIFICALLY ADDRESSED ON CASE #623852.

    2401-05 FRANKFORD AVE Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • PLUMBING PERMIT

    3 WC,3 LAVS,2 BATH TUBS,1 LAUNDRY,KITCHEN SINK WITH PEX (TWO FAMILY)THE INSTALLATION WILL COMPLY WITH THE PHILADELPHIA PLUMBING CODE 2004

    2463 AMBER ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    CONSTRUCTION OF NEW 3 STORY SINGLE FAMILY HOME WITH BASEMENT AND ROOF DECK

    2319 CORAL ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN APPLICATION / PLAN.

    2317 CORAL ST Issued July 12, 2018 Comment

3 days ago

FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social

2413 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125

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7619 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119

1647 E. Passyunk Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19148

112 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

8126 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia PA 19118

2900 Aramingo Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19134

3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa.

2004 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19130

343 South 13th, Philadelphia, PA 19107

1928 East Passyunk Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19148

9 W Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19123

41 S Main Street, Mullica Hill, N.J. 08062

233 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

121 S 17th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

45 N. 12th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107

6030 Torresdale Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19135

1 W Girard Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19125

1441 W. Shunk Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145

2212 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1622 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19148

1526 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102

127 S 18th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103

214 S 40th Street

121 S. Broad Street

1840 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103

509 S 2nd Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19147

2151 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia, PA 19130

2025 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy., Philadelphia, PA 19130

    FYI Philly's annual Ice Cream Social
    This weekend on FYI Philly, we're celebrating National Ice Cream Month with our annual ice cream social, visiting some new spots and some Philly favorites that have stood the test of time. We round up artisan ice cream sandwiches and milkshakes plus Philly Mag's picks for coolest treats AND a refreshing spot for a hot summer day.
    http://6abc.com

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4 days ago

  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING, ATTACHED, THREE (3) STORY STRUCTURE. STRUCTURE TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND HELD TOOLS ONLY. ALL PERMITTED DEMOLITION ACTIVITY TO BE IN ACCORDANCE WITH APPROVED SITE SAFETY DEMOLITION PLAN & SUCH PLAN TO BE MAINTAINED ON SITE AT ALL TIMES IN ACCORDANCE WITH CODE BULLETIN B-1302R PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED WITHIN 8 FEET OF BUILDING FA?ADE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    2319 CORAL ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT DUCTWORK & WARM-AIR APPLIANCES- FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2447 AMBER ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    INSTALLING A POWDER ROOM ON 1ST FLOOR. DOOR WILL LEAD FROM DINING ROOM TO POWDER ROOM. SMALL ADDITION APPROX 4 FEET BY 4FT..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.

    2214 E CUMBERLAND ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment
  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    INSTALL 200 AMP SERVICE COMPLETE WITH GROUND WIRE THROUGHOUT OUTLETS, SWITCHES, LIGHTS, GFCI SMOKE DET, T.V. AND CABLE PER 2008 NEC (SFD)

    2447 AMBER ST Issued July 10, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN PER APPLICATION/PLAN. FOR USE AS A VACANT LOT.

    2319 CORAL ST Issued July 11, 2018 Comment
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4 days ago

It's been pretty amazing seeing the community...

It's been pretty amazing seeing the community take advantage of Hackett's new playground. We're very grateful to all the neighbors that have not only volunteered their time to help out with watering plants and picking up trash. We're also encouraged by all those that have been keeping an eye on the grounds in general. To help protect this neighborhood resource, we are working with ORCA and the neighboring households to install security cameras on a some of the surrounding homes. You will see new signage in the upcoming weeks posting the schoolyard hours (7AM to 9PM when school is not in session). The new signage will not only post hours, but also clarify and expand some of the schoolyard rules. We're aware that there have been dogs on the grounds and often running off leash on the turf. While we know that the signage near the turf does not explicitly prohibit dogs (although the signage near the play equipment does), please note that dogs are not allowed. This will be clarified with the new signage. In the meantime, please spread the word.

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5 days ago

The Richmond Library closed at 2 PM, but Walk...

The Richmond Library closed at 2 PM, but Walkers & Talkers Pajama Storytime is ON! Tonight (Wed 7/11), 6:00 p.m., at the community room in Coral Street Arts House - 2446 Coral St! Please park on the street - the lot is for residents. Hope to see you there! For reminders about Baby/Toddler Programs in and around Richmond Library, text @Portrichmo to 81010.* *Standard messaging rates apply.

    Free Library of Philadelphia - Richmond Branch
    The Richmond Library closed at 2 PM, but Walkers & Talkers Pajama Storytime is ON! Tonight (Wed 7/11), 6:00 p.m., at the community room in Coral Street Arts House - 2446 Coral St! Please park on the...
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6 days ago

  • USE PERMIT

    FOR USE AS A GROUP MEDICAL, DENTAL, HEALTH PRACTITIONER WITHIN AN EXISTING ATTACHED STRUCTURE.

    2365-67 E YORK ST Issued July 9, 2018 Comment

Jul 09

Our friends at Philadelphia Federal Credit Un...

Our friends at Philadelphia Federal Credit Union were named one of the best credit unions in Pennsylvania according to Forbes! Congrats PFCU! forbes.com/sites/kurtbadenhausen/2018/06/28/the-best-banks-and-credit-unions-in-every-state/#383741e84502

    The Best Banks And Credit Unions In Every State
    There were 18,000 commercial banks and savings institutions in the U.S. in the mid-1980s, but 35 years of massive consolidation and nearly 3,000 bank failures have cut the total by 70%. With the proliferation of online banks, it is even more important for local banks to demonstrate their advantages in regards to customer service, accessibility and financial advice.
    https://www.forbes.com

Jul 08

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      2400 Block Frankford Av July 5, 2018 @ 7:09 p.m. Comment

Jul 08

  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EZ PERMIT STADARD 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.

    2173 E HAGERT ST Issued July 6, 2018 Comment

Jul 07

Friends Of Hackett is attending an event at H...

Meet us in the schoolyard this morning.

    Friends Of Hackett
    Meet us in the schoolyard this morning.
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Jul 07

  • ELECTRICAL PERMIT

    ONTO EXISTING 100AMP SERVICE REPLACE 30 CRT PANEL & GROUNDING, WIRE & INSTALL NEW LIGHTS, SWITCHES,RECEPTS, BATTERY BACK UP SMOKE/CO DETECTORS, LOW VOLTAGE WIRING OF PHONE CABLE AND DOORBELL AS PER NEC 2008 (EAST DISTRICT)

    1858 TULIP ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • DEMOLITION PERMIT

    FOR THE COMPLETE DEMOLITION OF EXISTING STRUCTURES. STRUCTURES TO BE DEMOLISHED BY HAND AND WITH HAND-HELD EQUIPMENT ONLY IN ACCORDANCE WITH SITE PLAN. PEDESTRIAN PROTECTION TO BE IN PLACE PRIOR TO START OF WORK AND TO BE MAINTAINED DURING ALL DEMOLITION ACTIVITIES. * A COVERED WALKWAY OR SIDEWALK CLOSURE SHALL BE REQUIRED IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 3306 OF THE IBC. SEPARATE BUILDING AND/OR STREETS DEPARTMENT PERMITS ARE REQUIRED. * 21 DAY POSTING AND NOTICE REQUIRED PER A-303.2 * NEWLY EXPOSED WALLS TO BE TREATED

    2210 E SUSQUEHANNA AVE Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF A FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13 THROUGHOUT NEW THREE-STORY BUILDING TO INCLUDE NEW BACKFLOW PREVENTION ASSEMBLY AND 2-INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE AS PER APPROVED PLANS.

    2469 AMBER ST Issued July 5, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH TWENTY THREE (23) ACCESSORY OFF-STREET PARKING SPACES AT GROUND FLOOR LEVEL, INCLUDING ONE (1) INTERIOR ELECTRIC CAR PARKING SPACE, ONE (1) VAN ACCESSIBLE PARKING SPACE, AND NINETEEN (19) BICYCLE SPACES; FOR USE AS FIFTY SIX (56) DWELLING UNITS WITH ROOF DECK ACCESSED BY TWO (2) PENTHOUSE AND COMMERCIAL SPACES (USE REGISTRATION PERMIT REQUIRED PRIOR TO OCCUPANCY) ON BASEMENT AND FIRST FLOOR LEVEL, SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN IN THE PLAN. LANDSCAPING AS SHOWN ON APPROVED PLAN.

    2120-34 E YORK ST Issued July 3, 2018 Comment
  • SUPPRESSION PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION OF A NFPA 13D FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM FOR A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM SERVICED BY A ONE INCH FIRE SERVICE LINE WITH A WATER METER ASEEMBLY. ALL WORK TO BE DONE PER APPROVED PLANS. IF FIELD CONDITIONS VARY CONTACT DESIGN ENGINEER PRIOR TO THE START OF ANY WORK. FIRE SUPPRESSION SYSTEM TO BE INSTALLED IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 13D STANDARD.

    2358 E FLETCHER ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
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Jul 05

Does your block need some cleaning up? Don't ...

Does your block need some cleaning up? Don't forget to request tools from our tool library with Olde Richmond Civic Association - ORCA! https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe4ef93wtQwLzZRmJjrQvsKYp2WeWOCLbiPUK2ChOmP5Ua7XQ/viewform

    EKNA/ORCA Neighborhood Cleanup Tool Library Request Form
    Please use this form to request tools from EKNA and ORCA for use for to request tools for block cleanups in the EKNA and ORCA service areas. This service is only available to EKNA/ORCA members that can prove residency and are only available Saturday 10am-2pm.
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Jul 05

  • ADMINISTRATIVE PERMIT

    TCO FOR 2 UNITS OF 10 AND 2 COMMERCIAL SPACES PER BP#776242; LIVING UNITS #5F AND #5G

    2012-18 FRANKFORD AVE Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • ALTERATION PERMIT

    EXTERIOR WALL COVERING - INSTALL STUCCO

    2438 MEMPHIS ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    FOR THE INSTALLATION IF NEW DUCTWORK, REGISTERS/GRILLES/DIFFUSERS, AND WARM-AIR APPLIANCES AS PER ATTACHED STANDARDS. DEVIATIONS FROM THESE STANDARDS REQUIRE SUBMISSION OF CONSTRUCTION AND SITE PLANS.

    2232 AMBER ST Issued June 29, 2018 Comment
  • MECHANICAL PERMIT

    INSTALLATION OF (2) HVAC UNITS WITH A/C (INCLUDING DUCTWORK AND ALL ASSOCIATED ACCESSORIES). SFD

    2311 E BOSTON ST Issued June 28, 2018 Comment
  • ZONING/USE PERMIT

    FOR THE ERECTION OF AN ATTACHED STRUCTURE WITH ROOF DECK AND ROOF DECK ACCESS STRUCTURE. SIZE AND LOCATION AS SHOWN ON APPLICATION/PLAN. FOR USE AS A SINGLE FAMILY DWELLING.

    2510 COLLINS ST Issued July 2, 2018 Comment
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Jul 03

Flow State CoffeeBar Is Just About Ready to Open

Kensington’s newest coffee bar and gelateria is just about ready to open. Flow State CoffeeBar is set to debut at 2413 Frankford Avenue later this week. […]

    Welcome | Philadelphia Magazine
    https://www.phillymag.com

Jul 03

It’s another hot one out there today! Look ou...

It’s another hot one out there today! Look out for our July newsletter, hitting inboxes soon!

    East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA)
    It's another hot one out there today! Look out for our July newsletter, hitting inboxes soon!
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Jul 03

Jul 02

27 New Restaurants In Philly To Check Out Right Now

Green Eggs Café, 2500 E. York Street

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Brickwall Tavern, 1213 Sansom Street

El Merkury, 2104 Chestnut Street

Harper's Garden, 31 S. 18th Street

Hummus Republic, 115 S. 18th Street

LUHV Vegan Deli, 51 N. 12th Street

Love City Brewing Co., 1023 Hamilton Street

Ardiente, 33 S. 2nd Street

Franklin Ice Cream Bar, 112 Market Street

Chalaco's Ceviche and Pisco Bar, 1030 N. 2nd Street

Burrata, 1247 S. 13th Street

Comfort & Floyd, 1301 S. 11th Street, Philadelphia

Tasties, 1212 N. 52nd Street

Yiro-Yiro, 6024 Ridge Avenue

Talk, 2121 Walnut Street

Frankie Ann's Bar & Grill, 741 N. 23rd Street

Kurant Cider, 436 E. Girard Avenue

L'Anima, 1001 S. 17th Street

Sandler's on 9th, 834 Chestnut Street

Main & Vine Bistro, 789 East Lancaster Avenue, Villanova

Ripplewood Whiskey & Craft, 29 E. Lancaster Avenue, Ardmore

    27 New Restaurants In Philly To Check Out Right Now
    Tasties Soul Food | Photo by J. Fusco for Visit Philadelphia Tacos, taquitos, pisco cocktails, craft beer and more... It's summertime, and the eating's breezy.
    https://www.uwishunu.com

Jul 02

Renovated Fishtown home offers contemporary character for $575K

2327 E. Susquehanna Avenue [Skye Michiels, Keller Williams]

    Renovated Fishtown home offers tons of contemporary character for $575K
    A Fishtown home that underwent major renovations-including ripping out hardwood floors and sub-flooring-has been given a sleek, new look with some very contemporary touches. The three-bed, three-bath home, which sits at the north side of Fishtown, opens to a living room with hardwood floors and contemporary gold light fixtures.
    https://philly.curbed.com

Jul 02

East Kensington Neighbors Association (EKNA) ...

Reminder: due to extreme heat, Philadelphia has issued a heat health emergency. Stay cool, neighbors!

    Health Commissioner Issues First Heat Health Emergency of 2018 | Department of Public Health
    PHILADELPHIA - In response to forecasted maximum heat indexes over 100, Health Commissioner Thomas Farley, MD, MPH issued a Heat Health Emergency in Philadelphia. This designation begins Sunday, July 1, at noon and is scheduled to end Wednesday, July 4 at 8 p.m.
    https://beta.phila.gov

Jul 02

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