Complaining of chronic dirt clouds and fumes outside their homes, neighbors asked the operators of a Torresdale Avenue landscaping materials yard for some relief last Thursday during the monthly meeting of the Upper Holmesburg Civic Association. But on Friday, it appeared to be business as usual at Britton Industries Inc., as a backhoe and trucks of all shapes and sizes continued to kick up dusty debris.
Members of the Normandy Civic Association voted to support a plan to put a canine day care center in an empty Comly Road warehouse.
Omar Cash’s personal motto must be, “If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.”
An “interactive” fence is part of an initiative to bring new life to East Girard Avenue in Fishtown.
Residents who attended the recent bimonthly meeting of the Fox Chase Homeowners Association didn’t seem to mind having a collectible-coin dealer doing business in their community, but at least several of the neighbors want no part of another “we buy gold” shop.