Girard Avenue

A busy ramp from Southbound I-95 to Girard Avenue will be shut down at 8 p.m. Tuesday night and will remain so for two years while PennDOT crews reconstruct a mile long stretch of the southbound viaduct between Port Richmond to Fishtown.
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John McDevitt
July 23, 2019 - 7:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A busy ramp from southbound I-95 to Girard Avenue will be shut down Tuesday night and will remain so for two years while PennDOT crews reconstruct a mile-long stretch of the southbound viaduct between Port Richmond to Fishtown. PennDOT reconstructed the northbound...
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Philadelphia police
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Molly Daly
January 15, 2019 - 7:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia police are asking for your help in tracking down the driver who hit a pedestrian in Fishtown early Sunday morning and took off. The 29-year-old victim suffered head injuries that authorities don't believe to be life-threatening. It happened on Girard...
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Steve Tawa
December 21, 2018 - 12:11 pm
UPDATED: 5.19 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just south of Girard Avenue in North Philadelphia, where there's building activity to upgrade the neighborhood, emergency crews responded quickly in a collapse incident midday Friday. It happened while workers were at the site of a previously...
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Fishtown road closures will continue.
Andrew Kramer / KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
October 29, 2018 - 10:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Water Department is now saying road closures will continue for "upwards of one month" following an Oct. 18 water main break along Girard Avenue in Fishtown. The detours have taken a toll on many businesses in the area, including 3 J's Food Market. "We...
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