Slumlords in Philadelphia
Cigs, drugs and locked-up buildings were the concerns residents brought to last week’s Police Service Area 1 meeting at Aria Health’s Frankford campus.
Is the Gospel of Grace School one with the Fox Chase United Methodist Church, or are they two separate entities?
Contractors who submit permit applications to the Department of Licenses and Inspections will have to submit “tax clearance” forms and show they have insurance. Contractors also must show they have insurance coverage for general liability, workers compensation and automobile liability.
Authorities are cracking down on a few properties that have become neighborhood nuisances, said Pete Specos, the Frankford Civic Association’s president.
A Bustleton home that in July was found filled with vermin, trash and animal waste as well as several dead cats likely will be torn down.
After a vacant building in Northern Liberties partially collapsed on Aug. 16, the city seeks to compel the owner to have it demolished.
Is it legal in Philadelphia to hang up meat or fish to dry outside a house?
A Bustleton home so infested with vermin that it was declared unfit for human habitation likely won’t be demolished by the city even though the Department of Licenses and Inspections also posted it as structurally unsafe.