Latest News

By kimmel1, March 28, 2013 0 Council News

          City Council hearings have begun to consider the FY ’14 Operating and Captioal Budgets.  Over the next few months each Administrative department and City funded entity will appear before Councl to discuss fiscal plans for the… Read More »

By kimmel1, March 15, 2013 1 Council News, Uncategorized

On Thursday, March 14, 2013 a clear majority of Philadelphia’s City Council passed legislation that will allow workers, who dont already have the opportunity, to earn paid sick days. The legisltion, if not vetoed, will benefit over 180,000 Philadelphia residents. The Bill’s sponsor, Councilman… Read More »

By kimmel1, March 4, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

                Related Story: http://articles.philly.com/2013-02-23/news/37244336_1_talent-show-jannie-l-blackwell-philabundance    

By kimmel1, February 21, 2013 0 Council News, Uncategorized

The Philadelphia Jobs Commission released to Council, Mayor Nutter and the public its report on how the City can better create and retain private sector jobs.  The Commission, established pursuant to charter change legislation sponsored by Council President Darrell Clarke and Councilman W. Wilson… Read More »