Category:  Council News

By PHL Council, January 12, 2016 Comments Off on COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE JOINS CALLS FOR RELIGIOUS TOLERANCE FOLLOWING OFFICER SHOOTING Council News

Philadelphia, Jan. 12, 2016 – Council President Darrell L. Clarke issued the following statement on hateful comments made by national political figures following the shooting of Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett: “If Edward Archer’s claims are true, he would join… Read More »

By PHL Council, January 8, 2016 Comments Off on W. WILSON GOODE JR. NAMED SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR TO THE COUNCIL PRESIDENT Council News

Philadelphia, Jan. 8, 2016 – Former Councilman At-Large W. Wilson Goode, Jr., has been named Senior Policy Advisor to the President of the City Council of Philadelphia.  A founding board member of Local Progress, a national municipal policy network, Goode… Read More »

By PHL Council, January 8, 2016 Comments Off on COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE’S STATEMENT ON SHOOTING OF POLICE OFFICER JESSE HARTNETT Council News

Philadelphia, Jan. 8, 2016 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke on Friday issued the following statement on the ambush shooting of Philadelphia Police Officer Jesse Hartnett: “I am grateful that Officer Hartnett survived this horrible attack, and wish him… Read More »

By PHL Council, January 6, 2016 Comments Off on CITY OF PHILADELPHIA 2016 INAUGURATION CEREMONY Council News

Photos from the Investiture of Members of the Council, Organization of the Council, Inauguration of the Mayor and Investiture of Members of the Judiciary, City Commissioners, Sheriff and Register of Wills held Monday, January 4, 2016 at the Academy of… Read More »