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By administrator, February 21, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

The Philadelphia Jobs Commission released to Council, Mayor Nutter and the public its report on how the City can better create and retain private sector jobs.  The Commission, established pursuant to charter change legislation sponsored by Council President Darrell Clarke and Councilman W. Wilson… Read More »

By administrator, February 11, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

City Council’s Committee on Public Safety held a hearing today to hear testimony on how the City of Philadelphia’s video camera surveillance system can be further enhanced to improve public safety.  Committee members (pictured from left) Bass, Squilla, O’Brien, Jones,… Read More »

By administrator, February 8, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

Council reviews gaming proposal that could bring millions to city schools and municipal pension fund PHILADELPHIA – February 7, 2013 ­– City Council’s Committee of the Whole, today heard testimony on Resolution 121009, sponsored by Councilman Kenyatta Johnson and Counciman James Kenney, about… Read More »

By administrator, January 30, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

Council President Clarke and the Philadelphia Delegation of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, chaired by state Rep. Cherelle L. Parker, D-Phila., has announced their property tax relief package for Philadelphia homeowners. “Last session, when the city began its efforts to… Read More »