Latest News

By administrator, November 12, 2013 0 Council News

ICYMI: Councilman Kenyatta Johnson (2nd District) recently introduced a bill that would provide a tax credit against Business Income and Receipts Taxes (BIRT) for businesses that purchase and install video surveillance cameras.  The credit would be worth $1,000 or 50%… Read More »

By administrator, October 31, 2013 0 Council News

(L-R) Council members Bobby Henon, Jannie Blackwell, Curtis Jones, Jr., Mayor Michael Nutter, Blondell Reynolds-Brown, Darrell L. Clarke, Maria Quinones-Sanchez, Bill Greenlee and David Oh.  Philadelphia, Oct. 30, 2013 – The City of Philadelphia and School District of Philadelphia (SDP)… Read More »

By administrator, October 29, 2013 0 Council News

Philadelphia, October 28, 2013 - City Council’s Committee on Property and Public Works voted  to approve amended legislation creating a Philadelphia Land Bank that will transform the City’s fragmented land-holding system into a single, streamlined entity with the power to quickly… Read More »

By administrator, October 24, 2013 0 Council News

Philadelphia, Oct. 24, 2013 – City Council on Thursday passed important legislation introduced by Council members Bill Green, David Oh, Brian O’Neill, Bobby Henon, Jim Kenney and Mark Squilla encouraging the Administration to begin sales of tax liens on delinquent… Read More »