Category:  Council News

By PHL Council, June 15, 2015 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 »

By kimmel1, May 5, 2015 0 Council News

A Roadmap to Support Academic and Economic Outcomes for Philadelphia Students & Families. Healthy Students. Healthy Families. Healthy Communities. Over the last decade, research on full-service community school outcomes has consistently shown: Strong increases in academic performance, college enrollment rates,… Read More »

By kimmel1, April 9, 2015 0 Council News

Philadelphia, April 9, 2015 – Councilman Mark Squilla (1st District) on Thursday released an open letter signed by all members of City Council and Mayor Michael A. Nutter inviting persons affected by anti-LGBTQ “religious freedom” laws to visit or relocate… Read More »

By kimmel1, April 6, 2015 1 Council News

Philadelphia City Council is now accepting applications from graduate and undergraduate students for Summer 2015 Fellowships in the areas of Legislation/Policy, GIS, and Media.