Category:  Council News

By PHL Council, August 24, 2015 Comments Off on WORK BEGINS ON PHA’S SHARSWOOD/BLUMBERG TRANSFORMATION IN NORTH PHILADELPHIA Council News

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) recently broke ground in North Philadelphia on the first phase of the agency’s Sharswood/Blumberg Transformation Plan. This plan is PHA’s most ambitious and dynamic development plan in nearly a decade. Council President Darrell L. Clarke,… Read More »

By PHL Council, August 24, 2015 Comments Off on CITY COUNCIL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2015 FELLOWSHIPS Council News

The Philadelphia City Council Fellowship Program seeks bright, highly motivated individuals, provides them an in-depth “hands on” experience, and builds the skill sets critical for a successful career in public service. We are proud to announce competitive hourly pay (at… Read More »

By PHL Council, August 14, 2015 Comments Off on COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE HAILS PROGRESS OF ENERGYFIT LOW-INCOME HOUSING PRESERVATION PROGRAM Council News

Philadelphia, Aug. 12, 2015 – City Council President Darrell L. Clarke (5th District) on Wednesday joined North Philadelphia residents to celebrate the ongoing progress of the Energy Coordinating Agency’s (ECA) EnergyFIT program, which preserves housing in order to prevent displacement and… Read More »

By PHL Council, June 15, 2015 Comments Off on CITY OF PHILADELPHIA BREAKS NEW GROUND IN HOUSING AFFORDABILITY Council News

Philadelphia, June 15, 2015 – The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority (PRA) on Monday announced the arrival of the groundbreaking phase of a plan to create 1,000 new units of “workforce housing,” or housing affordable to middle-income… Read More »