Category:  Council News

By administrator, October 27, 2014 0 Council News

Hearings to Be Held to Explore Opportunities to Enhance PGW’s Performance & Make Philadelphia a Regional Energy Hub Philadelphia, Oct. 27, 2014 – Following an exhaustive review of the Nutter Administration’s effort to privatize the Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW), City… Read More »

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 »