Permits have been filed for the demolition of a two-story prewar residential structure at 638 North 39th Street in Mantua, West Philadelphia. The property is located at the corner of Wallace Street and North 39th Street. The cost of the work will be $30,000. The property is owned by Owner G LLC. The contractor listed to execute the future work is RPS Construction.
Permits call for sidewalk closures around the property before the work commences.
Three short blocks to the north is 39th and Olive Playground at 700 North 39th Street, which features play equipment, a public pool, and three basketball courts. The closest bus stop is that of the 53 bus at Haverford Avenue and 39th Avenue.