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Research request: Looking for equivalent # for concrete vs aggregate foundation -   Hi all - We need help with some technical information.  What we're looking for is the equivalent amount of modified aggregate (or pulverized concrete) used in a street foundation that would equal 8 Lynn L. Oct 10, 2017 12:26 PM
Tomorrow's Public Comment Meeting! - Tomorrow evening, Oct 3, will be the first Public Comment meeting of the Historic Preservation Task Force at 6:30 - 8:00 pm, Independence Visitors Center 599 Market Street (6th & Market).  See link: Lynn L. Oct 2, 2017 12:57 PM
Another American Street Mishap - From: Lynn Landes [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Thursday, August 31,[masked]:06 AM To: Councilman Mark Squilla Cc: 'Carlton Willia Lynn L. Aug 31, 2017 9:09 AM
Another call for legislation to end "Plumbers Patches" - Hi everyone - Please add your voice to ours.  Councilman Mark Squilla - [address removed]   Dear Councilman Mark Squilla: Please introduce legislation to require contractors, utilities, and government departments to properly r Lynn L. Jun 28, 2017 3:13 PM
American Street Mishap - JUNE 20, 2017 Dear PSSS members:   After the first week of the restoration of American Street, Cliff and I noticed the extreme slope to some of the sidewalks down to the curbs (1 Lynn L. Jun 20, 2017 1:38 PM
May 21! Society Hill Open House Garden Tour -   This is a great opportunity to see the charming homes and gardens of Society > Hill­r-neighborhood/open-house-gard­en-tour/ Lynn L. May 9, 2017 12:21 PM
FYI: Paint spills from trash trucks -   From: Lynn Landes [mailto:LynnLandes@earthl Lynn L. Apr 12, 2017 11:47 AM
LED Street Lights Leave the Charm of Rome in Ruins - Please distribute: friends, family, news, social media etc. LED Street Lights Leave the Charm of Rome in Ruins  http://www.healthalertphilly.o­rg/LEDs Lynn L. Apr 4, 2017 12:59 PM
REPORT: The Health, Safety, Privacy, and Ambiance Problems of LED Street Lights - RELEASE: March 7, 2017 Contact:  Lynn Landes,[masked] Report of the February 6, 2017 Health Alert Philly meeting on Lynn L. Mar 8, 2017 2:15 AM
The PSSS 2017 Historical Streets Restoration Program’s "Annual Update & Review Meeting & Report" -   Please read:  The PSSS 2017 Historical Streets Restoration Program’s "Annual Update & Review Meeting & Report" at http://www.smal Lynn L. Feb 7, 2017 11:01 AM
Plz help spread word re: Feb. 6 meeting on LED street lights! -   Hi everyone - We need your help to spread the word about this Monday's meeting on LED STREET LIGHTS. Please use Facebook, Twitter, etc., and/or help distribute fliers in your Philadelphia neighborhood. Remember, these stark and sickly Lynn L. Feb 1, 2017 1:08 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Please contact Councilman Squilla re: Plumbers Patch Legislation - For those of you who have contacted Councilman Squilla, if you could send us a copy or share it with the members, that would be great.  We really depend on our members support.  Frankly, we thought that the legislation would be written th Lynn L. Dec 9, 2016 10:35 AM
Please contact Councilman Squilla re: Plumbers Patch Legislation - Dear PSSS members, We urgently need your help to push for legislation to once and for all put an end to “plumbers patches” on our historic streets. The legislation would require that whoever excavates an historic street (private or pu Lynn L. Dec 8, 2016 11:52 AM
FYI - SAVE JEWELERS ROW PETITION -   FYI - SAVE JEWELERS ROW PETITION >>­fadullon-save-jewelers-row .   Lynn L. Aug 16, 2016 6:12 PM
Bike Tour Poll! RSVP by Aug 18th - Hi all - We're starting a twice a year bike tour schedule (spring and fall) and want to know which 'historic streets' neighborhood our members would like to tour first this October. Th Lynn L. Aug 8, 2016 4:06 PM
LED street lights - unsightly & unhealthy - Hi all - This issue is more for my new meetup on health issues, but since it does affect our streets I thought you should know. First, please visit our webpage on this subject: http://www.healthalertphilly.o­rg/LEDstreetLights.htm and share with Lynn L. Jun 23, 2016 1:51 PM
Great news on "plumbers patches"! - Below is the response we received from Councilman Squilla to our email today asking for legislation to prohibit plumbers patches from historically designated streets.  We'll keep you informed as to what you can do to make sure this legislation becom Lynn L. Jun 9, 2016 7:07 PM
Letter to Councilman Squilla re: plumbers patches - Lynn L. Jun 9, 2016 2:45 PM
Upbeat Update on historic street restorations - Hi all - Our understanding is that later this summer the 300 block of American Street will be restored. Phillip Street, next door, will also be restored, but the timeline is less certain and additional funds from other sources will be used due to its Lynn L. Jun 8, 2016 1:20 PM
Our letter to Deputy Commissioner Carroll re: American and Phillip Streets -   From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Wednesday, May 18,[masked]:42 PM To: '[address removed]' Cc: Lynn L. May 18, 2016 1:53 PM
Deputy Streets Commissioner's email - Please send your emails to Deputy Streets Commissioner [address removed] Lynn Lynn L. May 17, 2016 5:43 PM
this is what i get for not following local news... -   Apparently, Carlton Williams has been relieved of his duties, at least temporarily. I'll get the deputy commissioner's email as soon as possible. Lynn Lynn L. May 17, 2016 5:04 PM
correction on email address for Streets Commissioner - It's [address removed] (Streets Commissioner)   Lynn L. May 17, 2016 4:48 PM
Urgent: Please email Streets Commissioner re: American and Phillip Streets' restoration - Hi all - We are very concerned because the residents of American and Phillip Streets have yet to hear from the Streets Department about their streets restoration plans. We sent an email to Councilman Squilla  who immediately f Lynn L. May 17, 2016 3:25 PM
Health Hazards of LED Street Lights - LED street lights not only give off a stark and sterile glow, they carry with them serious health hazards.  The email is a follow-up on previous emails to Councilman Squilla. From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: F Lynn L. Mar 11, 2016 11:40 AM
Articles on LED safety & wireless possibilities - Here are some articles on the safety and health effects of LED street lights, as well as other issues:­rnal/index.php/elist/eListRead­/led_streetlights_save_energy_­but_could_have_some_serious_si­de_effects/ Lynn L. Feb 24, 2016 2:39 PM
Urgent: Philly’s new ‘stark and sterile white’ street lights - Please add your voice to ours and contact Councilman Squilla ([address removed]) regarding Philly’s new ‘stark and sterile white’ street lights in Washington Square West, because Lynn L. Feb 24, 2016 11:38 AM
Add your voice to the call for a sensible snow removal code - This is the time to lobby the city to clear the air on a "workable" snow removal code - see our recent emails to Mayor Kenney at http://www.smallstreetsphilly.­org/MayorKenney&SnowRemova­l.htm Below is our latest email: From: Lynn's m Lynn L. Jan 25, 2016 12:04 PM
Both American & Philip Streets to be restored! - Good news! In an email (Jan 20) to Bob Curley, president of the Society Hill Civic Association, Chief Engineer Stephen Lorenz writes that the Streets Department plans to repair and restore both American and Philip Streets this year, saying, “I a Lynn L. Jan 22, 2016 8:34 AM
Snow Storm Tips - Some tips on preparing for the coming storm. Below is a bit of what we've got on our website:  It would be helpful if the city would give the residents on small streets more direction at these times. Lynn L. Jan 21, 2016 4:23 PM
Snow Removal - PSSS email to Mayor Kenney - Regarding the upcoming snow storm, we first shovel our street and a path to our door, then do the sidewalk if there's room to put the snow. That's what we do on our street, but it's in violation of city code. See our email to Mayor Kenney on the subjec Lynn L. Jan 21, 2016 8:43 AM
Tomorrow, Jan 20: Councilman Squilla @ Society Hill Civic's monthly meeting - Although we've heard (unofficially) that things are moving forward for a Phillip Street restoration this year, Society Hill residents may want to attend tomorrow night's meeting, Wednesday, Jan 20th, 7:30 pm. Councilman Mark Squilla will be at the Soci Lynn L. Jan 19, 2016 8:23 AM
Your follow-up emails + new Streets Commissioner - We just wanted to encourage PSSS members to send your own emails.  And please notice that we have a new Streets Commissioner, Donald Carlton. Lynn L. Jan 18, 2016 10:24 AM
PSSS email to Mayor Kenney - Hi all - Today we sent an email to Mayor Kenney asking for his support in our efforts.  Things are moving along regarding the restoration of Phillip Street, which makes us hopeful.  However, we felt that it is appropriate at this time to share our co Lynn L. Jan 18, 2016 9:54 AM
Philadelphia Inq article on Camac (the Wood) Street - Here's the latest article on Camac Street --­nists/?wss=/philly/columnists/­inga_saffron/&id=363428801­& We have just sent in a brief comment (see below), which has not yet been approved for publication. Lynn L. Dec 26, 2015 12:18 PM
Camac Street's Erupting Wood Blocks - From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: T Lynn L. Oct 29, 2015 3:00 PM
Penn Treaty neighborhood also has wood street, 900 block of Marlborough - From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: T Lynn L. Oct 20, 2015 4:32 PM
Update on Reed Street (wood pavers) - Councilman Squilla and Streets Commissioner Perri have acted quickly to the discovery of wood pavers beneath the 400 block of Reed Street!  They are now working with Ted Savage of the Dickenson Square West Civic Assocation.  Several options are under Lynn L. Oct 8, 2015 1:25 PM
Urgent - today, 400 block of Reed st, Wood block road sched to be paved - FYI From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Wednesday, October 07,[masked]:23 AM To: '[address removed]'; '[address removed]'; '[address removed]' Cc: '[address removed]' Subject: Urgent - t Lynn L. Oct 7, 2015 11:49 AM
Now would be a good time to ask Councilman Squilla and Streets Dept for an update - We wrote to Councilman Squilla for an update on September 15 and he immediately sent our request to Streets Commissioner Perri. We have not heard back yet, although we are sure that Perri has been busy with the Pope's visit. Since that is now over, w Lynn L. Sep 29, 2015 12:22 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Petition for historic Leithgow Street to be restored by developers - Hi Lynn and thanks to all for reading and helping Justin E. Sep 22, 2015 9:31 AM
Petition for historic Leithgow Street to be restored by developers - The following petition...­of-philadelphia-800-n-leithgow­-street-repair?recruiter=21370­583&utm_source=share_petit­ion&utm_medium=copylink ...has been started by resident Justin Ettore of Lynn L. Sep 21, 2015 12:43 PM
S. Bodine Street rough patch repaired! - Last June we received a request for assistance from PSSS member Mike Schreiber, who lives on S. Bodine Street, just off of Christian between 2nd and 3rd Streets.  At the Christian end of Bodine it was pretty much impassable by foot or car.  Lynn L. Sep 16, 2015 7:23 PM
Philip St Pics Prove Streets Dept Got Flawed Report - See photos --­adelphia-Society-of-Small-Stre­ets-PSSS/photos/26238601/ How could the engineering firm of Gilmore & Associates, Inc., who prepared the HISTORIC STREETS ASSESSMENT REPORT, and the Philadelphia Stre Lynn L. Jul 6, 2015 7:16 PM
Sidewalks & Street Restoration - The issue of sidewalks and street restoration came up the other evening, as we stood speaking with Philip Street residents. In our experience (the 2012 Jessup/Cypress/Panama/Warnock Streets restoration), where the contractor needed to remove bricks and Lynn L. Jun 20, 2015 9:50 AM
Update on Philip Street - Residents (Cynthia Eiseman and Tom Williams) of Philips Street, plus Cliff and I, met with Steve Lorenz, Chief Highway Engineer of the Streets Department, last Thursday, June 18. Steve said that The Streets Department would investigate the street in co Lynn L. Jun 19, 2015 5:51 PM
Update on Bodine Street - Hi all - We spoke with Michael Schreiber last night after his wonderful lecture about the history of Headhouse Square and The Twisted Tail.  He lives on Bodine Street, off of Christian.  He is the point person for the repair of his street.   A coup Lynn L. Jun 19, 2015 1:03 PM
Councilman Squilla responds - looks promising - It looks promising, but keep up with all of your efforts until the restoration of Phillip Street is secured.  Lynn & Cliff From: Mark Squilla [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Wednesday, June 10,[masked]:34 AM To: Sandra Will Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 2:46 PM
How much has Phillip Street sunk? - Cliff and I were just at Phillip Street, taking some measurements using a plumb line and yardstick.  Cliff is a mechanical engineer by degree.   Allowing for a 4 inch curb, the street and curb on the east side has sunk from 8-12 inches ( Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 2:30 PM
Councilman Squilla's response - pretty good news, so far - Below is Councilman Squilla's response to Sandra's letter.  It's pretty good news, so far.  But, keep those emails coming.  We can't take anything for granted.  Lynn & Cliff From: Mark Squilla [mailto:[address removed]] Sent Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 1:23 PM
Letters also at http://www.smallstreetsphilly.­org/PhillipStResidents.htm - Phillip Residents' Letters are also on our website  - http://www.smallstree... ­ Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 1:18 PM
Another great letter from Phillip St resident - From: Sandra Williams Sent: Tuesday, June 09,[masked]:53 PM To: [address removed]; [address removed]; [address removed]; [address removed]; [address removed] Cc: Cynthia Eiseman; Jane Napoli; Jan Larson; Mr. Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 1:10 PM
RE: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] How to find Phillip Street - Cynthia J. E. Jun 10, 2015 9:45 AM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] How to find Phillip Street - Both. The street is subsiding and pulling the sidewalk with it. Sent from my Verizon Wireless 4G LTE DROID eugene desyatnik <[address removed]> wrote Cynthia J. E. Jun 10, 2015 9:11 AM
Photos & Prints of Philly's Historic Steps + Sunday's photos - Just uploaded some fascinating photos of Philadelphia's historic steps, courtesy Harry Kyriakodis -­iladelphia-Society-of-Small-St­reets-PSSS/photos/26184840/ Also, see photos of the tour Harry gave us Lynn L. Jun 10, 2015 8:54 AM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] How to find Phillip Street - Are we talking about the street itself, or the sidewalk pavers on the Eastern side? On Tue, Jun 9, 2015 at 5:54 PM, Lynn Landes < eugene d. Jun 10, 2015 8:50 AM
How to find Phillip Street - If you want to go to Phillip Street (300 block) and view the situation, it is between Spruce and Delancey Streets.  But driving there can be tricky due to the one-ways.  We just go all the way down Pine Street, make a left onto Front Street, drive on Lynn L. Jun 9, 2015 5:54 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Email correspondence w/ City re: Phillip Street - Can the engineering firm be requested to return to the street in question and perhaps reevaluate or at least substantiate their assessment? The report carries with it the engineer's seal and therefore reliance upon it eugene d. Jun 9, 2015 2:46 PM
Streets Commissioner Perri to send Chief to inspect Phillip Street! - From: David Perri [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Tuesday, June 09,[masked]:05 PM To: Lynn's mail; Mark Squilla; Jon Farnham Subject: RE: Phillip Street & sidewalk's catastrophic collapse I'll send the Chief to look a Lynn L. Jun 9, 2015 2:14 PM
Email correspondence w/ City re: Phillip Street - From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Tuesday, June 09,[masked]:57 PM To: '[address removed]'; '[address removed]'; '[address removed]' Subject: Phillip Street & sidewalk's catastrophic collapse Lynn L. Jun 9, 2015 2:01 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] More on 311 - Correct, in my experience, issues reported via the app are prioritized as well as more easily tracked (with greater transparency through each status update made).   I had a similar case where a down power line bounced around between Street eugene d. Jun 9, 2015 10:56 AM
More on 311 -   As reported in yesterday's email below, we can use 311 (­Pages/default.aspx ) for dangerous subside Lynn L. Jun 9, 2015 7:10 AM
Use 311 for potholes and dangerous subsidence - In some cases, as with the situation on Phillip Street, residents may need to use 311 in order to get the city's attention.  Always state on the form (online) if your street is historically designated and asph Lynn L. Jun 8, 2015 4:05 PM
Please contact news media & city officials on behalf of Phillip Street! It's Common Sense vs a Computer Program! - Are we going to let a computer program triumph over common sense?  On behalf of the residents of Phillip Street, we are asking our members to contact city officials and the news media.  We have already sent our letters to the lists below, but we need Lynn L. Jun 8, 2015 3:42 PM
Phillip Street Resident's Letter to Mayor Nutter - From: Cynthia J Eiseman  Sent: Sunday, June 07,[masked]:49 PM To: Michael Nutter Cc: Mark Squilla; David Perri; Jon Farnham; Lynn Landes Lynn L. Jun 8, 2015 2:11 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Letter to Mayor Nutter re: Phillip Street and the Historic Street Restoration Program - I believe you. - Bill Sent from my iPhone On Jun 5, 2015, at 11:09 AM, Lynn Landes < William T. W. Jun 5, 2015 11:34 AM
Letter to Mayor Nutter re: Phillip Street and the Historic Street Restoration Program -   Please read our email to Mayor Nutter this morning re:  Phillip Street and the Historic Street Restoration Program -- http://www.smallstreetsphilly.­org/MayorNutter.htm Lynn L. Jun 5, 2015 11:09 AM
Tonight's Drop, Letter Online, & Kenney's Facebook page - My husband and I just got finished dropping off our letter to the residents of both Phillip and American Streets. You can also read it online at -- http://www.smallstreetsphilly.­org/ Lynn L. Jun 4, 2015 9:04 PM
URGENT: Need to push restoration of Phillip Street! - Dear members:  We have just heard today from a PSSS member on Hutchinson Street that the Streets Department has made the decision on which streets will be restored this year (see email below from Anne Kelley, Councilman Squilla’s Chief of Staf Lynn L. Jun 4, 2015 7:37 PM
Sunday's Tour by Harry Kyriakodis -   On Sunday, June 7th, from 1-3 pm, historian & PSSS member, Harry Kyriakodis, is giving a tour of the waterfront, with special emphasis on Front and Water Streets, this Sunday between 1 and 3. We will start at 1 pm at Christ Church and Lynn L. Jun 3, 2015 6:51 PM
PSSS letter to residents on PSSS Priority List - FYI -- PSSS letter to residents on PSSS Priority List -- http://www.smallstreetsphilly.­org/PSSSlettertoresidents.docx­ Lynn L. May 28, 2015 2:38 PM
Our New Info Website! -   Hi all - We thought it would be better to establish a separate website for PSSS information.  Please update your links - FROM: TO:  http://www.SmallStreetsPhilly.­org/   Lynn L. May 18, 2015 11:42 AM
Link to PSSS Response to Historic Streets Assessment Report! -   Go to this link for easier reading of PSSS Response -- First go to -­.htm, then go to - PSSS Response link. Lynn L. May 13, 2015 11:49 AM
PSSS Response to The Historic Streets Assessment Report - From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Wednesday, May 13,[masked]:32 AM To: Councilman Mark Squilla; [address removed]; [address removed] Subject: PSSS Response to The Historic Streets Assessment Report Lynn L. May 13, 2015 11:35 AM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Update & our letter to Councilman Squilla - eugene d. Apr 30, 2015 12:14 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Update & our letter to Councilman Squilla - Hope you include American Street as No. 1. Bob C. Apr 30, 2015 11:52 AM
Update & our letter to Councilman Squilla - From: Lynn's mail [mailto:[address removed]] Sent: Thursday, April 30,[masked]:08 AM To: Councilman Mark Squilla Lynn L. Apr 30, 2015 11:46 AM
Disturbing - Top 10 Historic "Street View" Photos now available - Please visit our new webpage and review the Google "Street View" photos of the Top Ten (by total score) historic street candidates for restoration -­en.htm . It is not what we have worked f Lynn L. Apr 29, 2015 5:34 PM
Urgent: Plz read the report & respond to the city asap! - Dear members:  First we must apologize for not thoroughly reading the report on the historic streets when it was first released in December 2014 - see http://www.philadelphiastreets­.com/images/uploads/documents/­Historic_Street Lynn L. Apr 16, 2015 11:01 AM
The S - We got our "Driveway Squeegee", which we've dubbed our Snow Squeegee! Works great particul Lynn L. Mar 20, 2015 4:15 PM
Please distribute Apr 1 meeting announcement by Mar 25. - Hi all - Please let your local civic associations know asap about our April 1 Annual Meeting With City Officials, 6:15 pm at Starr Garden Community Center, 600 Lombard Street. It is our chance to get a personal update from the City, as well Lynn L. Mar 19, 2015 12:36 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Introducing the Snow Squeegee! - I cleared off my sidewalk with the warm runoff from pumping my flooded basement. Silver linings. A squeegee sounds awesome too.&nbs user 3. Mar 5, 2015 2:03 PM
Introducing the Snow Squeegee! - FYI: We saw this gentleman clearing off his sidewalk with a squeegee and it worked great, particularly with this heavy wet snow. So, we just ordered a "Driveway Squeegee" from amazon for $18.90 -­gibson-9340-3-7 Lynn L. Mar 5, 2015 1:23 PM
Start shoveling now? And how? - Hi all - We were just "out there" with our trusty brooms.  We're glad that we started clearing now because the snow is wet and heavy, so later on it might be really difficult to remove from the street.  Brooms seem to work best at this stage.� Lynn L. Mar 5, 2015 10:35 AM
Jessup Street & the PSSS method for snow removal - Lynn L. Mar 5, 2015 8:13 AM
The Reality of Neighbors & Snow Removal - How do we get Jessup Street (200 block) so well cleared of snow? Quite frankly, 1/3 of us shovel for the other 2/3's. But isn't that always the way? A few good people forging the way to a better future (I'm channeling the Patriots of the American Revolu Lynn L. Mar 5, 2015 8:12 AM
Unofficial Snow Removal Advice - On Jessup Street we are clearing the street of snow and a path to our door.  It's been working very well for us, even in these trying times of so much ice and slush.  We have been told, off the record, that we will not be ticketed for not clearing o Lynn L. Mar 3, 2015 9:04 PM
Plz ask City Officials to Amend City Code for snow removal - SNOW REMOVAL AND CITY CODE: This is a matter of health and safety.  We must have a timely way to allow for pedestrian  traffic, including the disabled, on our small streets after a snow event, therefore: For property owners o Lynn L. Feb 21, 2015 12:46 PM
Photo of Jessup after a quick snow sweep - Hi all - Just thought I'd pass along a photo of our street, Jessup, after a quick sweep this morning.  The neighbors at the far end followed suit later.  It really helps to sweep the snow away early, before people walk on it and pack it down. It's b Lynn L. Feb 17, 2015 2:26 PM
Sweep Your Streets! It's Easy! - Hi guys, We just swept the snow from a large section of our street.  It was really easy. We also wanted to remind you that Streets Commissioner Perri has said that small streets residents will not get ticketed for not clearing their sidewa Lynn L. Feb 17, 2015 9:04 AM
Snow removal advice for small streets (6' wide) - Hi all - This storm might stay small, but just in case, here are some bullet items about snow on our reference page at­.htm -- Lynn L. Jan 23, 2015 8:23 PM
Problems with my email - I hope this gets to you all.  I'm having problems with my email service.  It seems that they blocked from me.  The problem is not yet resolved, so if you need to reach me, email me directly at lyn Lynn L. Jan 19, 2015 5:11 PM
Website Update - Hi all - Just updated our reference webpage to include more information on snow removal and construction issues, to include the "Green Streets" program and our concerns about their engineering design. Please scroll down to PSSS PROPOSALS: Proposed chan Lynn L. Jan 17, 2015 10:57 AM
Updated reference webpage. - Hi all - We've updated our reference webpage (see­.htm) and have asked the Streets Department and Historical Commission to following suit Lynn L. Jan 12, 2015 8:28 PM
The Report Is Online! -   Hot off the press.  Haven't read it yet.  Comments welcome. http://www.philadelphiastreets­.com/highways/historic-streets­/historic-streets-assessment-r­eport/ Lynn L. Jan 5, 2015 3:08 PM
new wood streets webpage, wood block experiment, & Roslyn Place - Commissioner Perri – It occurred to us, that for future planning, the Streets Department might want to conduct an experiment on Camac (the wood street) and place a few squares (6‘ by 6’) of the most durable types of woods that can be grown Lynn L. Jan 5, 2015 1:51 PM
News! Report + Wood Street Issues - Below is our email to Streets Commissioner David Perri, in response to his update to us, that the report on our historic streets will be available online on Jan. 5th.  He also updated us on the situation with Camac Street (the Wood Street), sayi Lynn L. Jan 3, 2015 9:20 AM
RE: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Waiting for news - Lynn L. Dec 17, 2014 1:08 PM
Re: [The-Philadelphia-Society-of-S­mall-Streets-PSSS] Waiting for news - Lynn This is what I received from David Perri Bob C. Dec 17, 2014 12:52 PM
Waiting for news - Hi all - Just thought we'd touch base with everyone.  Yesterday we emailed Streets Commissioner David Perri and asked if there was any word on the historic streets restoration project, which he said he would have in December.  Will let you know as Lynn L. Dec 17, 2014 12:07 PM

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