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By administrator, July 9, 2013 0 Council News

Wednesday, July 3, 2013 — Councilman Bobby Henon (6th District) visited New Directions Charter School Summer Camp in Northeast Philly to teach them how City Council does its job. The campers received a lesson in how a bill becomes law… Read More »

By administrator, June 24, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

Philadelphia, June 20, 2013 – City Council on Thursday gave final approval to the $3.8 billion Operating Budget for Fiscal Year 2014. Council President Darrell L. Clarke hailed the collaboration between Administration officials and Council members and staff. “I am… Read More »

By administrator, June 18, 2013 0 Uncategorized

Philadelphia, June 18, 2013 – Council President Darrell L. Clarke on Tuesday announced that City Council was prepared to exceed the School District of Philadelphia’s request for $60 million in emergency funding. “City Council has passed legislation that raises taxes… Read More »

By administrator, June 18, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

Philadelphia, June 17, 2013 – The Special Investigative Committee examining City demolition procedures and operations in the wake of a deadly building collapse released its public hearing schedule on Monday. The first hearing will take place in Council Chambers (Room… Read More »