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By administrator, October 21, 2014 0 Council News

Philadelphia, Oct. 21, 2014 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke and members of City Council on Tuesday issued a joint statement on House Bill 80, which would allow special interest groups like the National Rifle Association (NRA) to file… Read More »

By administrator, August 14, 2014 0 Council News

Philadelphia, Aug. 14, 2014 – Former Pa. Rep. Ed Neilson (D-Phila.) on Thursday was sworn in as the 17th member of Philadelphia City Council. Neilson, a Northeast Philadelphia resident, won the May 20, 2014, special election to fill the vacancy… Read More »

By administrator, August 14, 2014 Comments Off Council News

Aug. 14, 2014 – Philadelphia City Council’s Committee on Education heard testimony from education, public health and policy experts on School-Based Family Service (SBFS) Centers, a proposal by City Council President Darrell L. Clarke to address the challenges many School… Read More »

By administrator, July 31, 2014 0 Council News

          Philadelphia, July 31, 2014 –  In response to the Pennsylvania State House of Representative’s decision to not return to Harrisburg to vote on HB 1177, Mayor Michael A. Nutter and Council President Darrell L. Clarke released… Read More »