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By administrator, July 30, 2014 0 Council News

Comprehensive Data Analysis & Community Engagement Will Inform Targeted Policy & Budgeting Decisions             Philadelphia, July 30, 2014 – City Council on Wednesday announced a comprehensive strategy using data analysis, mapping technology and community engagement to empower Philadelphia’s leaders to… Read More »

By administrator, July 11, 2014 0 Council News

Philadelphia, July 11, 2014 - “Everybody has a birthday, so on mine we celebrate everybody.” Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell chooses to mark her birthday by helping others. For the 16th consecutive year, the 3rd District councilwoman shared her birthday with hundreds of… Read More »

By administrator, July 8, 2014 0 Council News

The Philadelphia City Council Fellowship Program was initiated by Council President Darrell L. Clarke in 2012 to connect area college and graduate students with hands-on legislative, policy and communications experience in City Hall. Philadelphia City Council Fellows are students and… Read More »

By administrator, July 2, 2014 0 Council News

Philadelphia, July 2, 2014 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke (5th District) on Wednesday thanked Pennsylvania lawmakers who voted to approve legislation that would enable the City of Philadelphia to increase a tax on tobacco products that will raise nearly $90 million for… Read More »