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By kimmel1, 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 kimmel1, August 14, 2014 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 kimmel1, 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 »

By kimmel1, July 30, 2014 1 Council News

Comprehensive Data Analysis & Community Engagement Will Inform Targeted Policy & Budgeting Decisions             Philadelphia, July 30, 2014 – City Council on Wednesday announced a comprehensive strategy using data analysis, mapping technology and community engagement to empower Philadelphia’s leaders to… Read More »