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Permits for 26 new construction projects, 14 demolitions issued in Philadelphia last week

Permits for 26 new construction projects, 14 demolitions issued in Philadelphia last week
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By Hoodline - Published on November 13, 2019.

Wondering what buildings are coming down or going up in Philadelphia? Local building permit data can shine a light on what's under construction near you.

In the past week, the city issued 372 building permits, according to data from BuildZoom, a platform that helps homeowners and businesses with new construction and remodels.

Of those permits, 26 were for new building construction, 14 were for demolition projects and the remainder were for repairs and renovations.

Read on for a selection of the most noteworthy new permits.

Residential Permits

New Construction

  • Contractor Venco Building Group Inc. received a permit for new construction of a residential structure at 8105 Crittenden St.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "For the new construction of a detached three-story single family structure with off-street interior parking garage."
  • Applicant Oneida Fire Protection was issued a permit for new construction of a residential structure at 1504 S. Colorado St.
    The work is described as: "For the installation of an automatic fire suppression system."
  • Contractor Wp Construction LLC was issued a permit for new construction of a residential structure at 3720 Melon St.
    In the permit, the work scope is described as: "New construction of a two-story single family dwelling with a sprinkler system."
  • Contractor Baldwin Electrical Const LLC was issued a permit for new construction of a structure at 1752 N. Howard St.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Complete wiring of unit six for new construction."

Demolitions, Renovations and Repairs

  • Applicant Cassidy Mcgrath received a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 1236 S. 34th St.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Install new HVAC system with new duct work."
  • Contractor Energy Connection Inc. received a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 13500 Mcnulty Road.
  • BSF Electrical Contractors was issued a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 747 S. Seventh St.
    The work is described as: "Install new electrical wire and devices."
  • Contractor Klaudio Bylis was issued a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 1525 N. Myrtlewood St.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Rewire entire house and install new panels, switches, outlets, light fixtures, GFCI outlets and smoke detectors."
  • Contractor Terra Electric received a permit for repair/renovation of a structure at 400 26 S. Broad St.
    The permit defines the project's work scope as: "Add recessed lighting, outlets and cable jacks with speakers and new appliances."

This story was created automatically using local building data from BuildZoom, then reviewed and augmented by an editor. Click here for more about what we're doing.

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