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By PHL Council, November 13, 2015 Comments Off on STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ON THE APPOINTMENT OF DEBORAH MAHLER Council News

Philadelphia, November 13, 2015 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke on Friday issued the following statement on Mayor-Elect Jim Kenney’s appointment of Deborah Mahler as Deputy Mayor of Intergovernmental Affairs:  “With nothing but respect for Mayor-Elect Kenney’s deliberative process,… Read More »

By PHL Council, November 12, 2015 Comments Off on STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ON DEPUTY COMMISSIONER RICHARD ROSS Council News

Philadelphia, Nov. 11, 2015 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke issued the following statement on Mayor-Elect Jim Kenney’s appointment of First Deputy Commissioner Richard Ross as the next Philadelphia Police Commissioner: “Richard Ross is the best choice, hands down,… Read More »

By PHL Council, November 10, 2015 Comments Off on TELL CITY COUNCIL WHAT YOU THINK OF COMCAST Civic Engagement, Council News

From the desk of Lance Haver, Director of Civic Engagement for Philadelphia City Council. Philadelphia City Council’s Committee on Public Property and Public Works will hold hearings on Comcast’s proposed 15-year franchise agreement with the City of Philadelphia. We are… Read More »

By PHL Council, November 6, 2015 Comments Off on UPDATE ON OUR EFFORT TO SAVE NEIGHBORHOOD SUPERMARKETS Civic Engagement

From the Desk of Lance Haver, Director of Civic Engagement for Philadelphia City Council First, thank you to the many that joined with City Council in asking the FTC to allow Acme to take over the bankrupt A&P supermarkets, allowing… Read More »