Permits have been issued for the construction of a 30-unit mixed-use building at 2739 North 5th Street in Fairhill, North Philadelphia. Upon completion, the building will rise four stories tall and will house a commercial space on the ground floor. In total, the building will hold 20,463 square feet of space and cost an estimated $2 million to build. Michael Donovan is listed as the project’s design professional, with HC Pody Company specified as the contractor.
Permits have been filed for the demolition of a vacant two-story prewar rowhouse at 3019 North Warnock Street in Fairhill, North Philadelphia. The former single-family dwelling is located on the block that sits between West Indiana Avenue and Germantown Avenue. The building will be torn down as it is a part of the City of Philadelphia Demolition Program. The cost work is $14,760. The property is owned by Rawls Beverly. The listed contractor is Pedro Palmer Construction Inc.