Philadelphia, Nov. 29, 2013 – Council President Darrell L. Clarke on Friday urged longtime owner-occupants to check their eligibility and apply for relief designed to protect them against property tax bill hikes driven by dramatic increases in surrounding property values…. Read More »
A City Councilman is pushing back on a plan by Mayor Nutter’s administration to change how court-appointed lawyers are provided to poor Philadelphians through a new Office of Conflict Counsel. For more click here for Citypaper story.
Council President Clarke recently discussed long and short-term school funding plans with NBC 10 Live @ Issue host Steve Highsmith. Click Link to View. Click here to view Council President’s op-ed on school funding.
Councilman Kenyatta Johnson recently intorduceed a Bill that will provide a tax credit against Business Income and Receipts taxes for businesses that purchase and install video surveillance cameras. The credit will be worth $1,000 or 50% or the cost of… Read More »