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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, October 7, 2014 0 Council News

Philadelphia, Oct. 7, 2014 – Two Philadelphia housing agencies have issued Requests for Proposals (RFP) related to City Council’s 2,000 Affordable Housing Units Initiative, announced last March. The RFPs from the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Housing and Community Development… 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 »