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Missed any of today's @PHLCouncil proceedings? @onwurd 96.1FM/900AM will rebroadcast today's Stated Meeting at 10PM tonight. 0 0
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Today's Stated Meeting of @PHLCouncil has adjourned. The next meeting will take place on Thursday 3/28/2019 at approx. 10am. 0 0
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Maps Help Ensure Equity in Philadelphia’s Journey to Curb Blight
Learn how PHL Council's GIS Analyst Greg Kingery uses mapping technology and data to help Councilmembers make policy decisions to balance growth with equity for its vulnerable populations.

“We have crafted and authorized a number of forward-thinking policies to support ...
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RT @EsriBlog: The @PHLCouncil uses #GIS to understand the impacts of pro-growth policies on the city’s long-term residents who are vulnerab… 2 0
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.@DavidOhPhilly has a bill calling for an increase of funding to @CCPedu to bring the City's contribution up to 33%… https://t.co/WSjhzmpO4W 4 11
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.@HelenGymAtLarge has a resolution declaring March 31, 2019 as Transgender Day of Visibility in the City of Philade… https://t.co/ppzxprcWHa 3 5
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.@MariaQSanchez has a resolution recognizing March 25-29, 2019 as Immigrant Business Week in the City of Philadelph… https://t.co/8zhdIxZyyt 0 0
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.@Mr4thDistrict has a resolution honoring Frederick L Voigt @flvoigt for 50 years of dedicated service on the occas… https://t.co/jhOf5mM32R 1 3
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.@Mr4thDistrict has a resolution recognizing and honoring @PhilMartelliSJU for his many years of diligent service a… https://t.co/wDxnBec1Yw 3 7
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RT @Darrell_Clarke: I've known @Vernon_Odom for nearly all my time in City Hall, & few journalists are as knowledgeable about Philly or as… 5 0
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.@CouncilwomanJLB leads a presentation proclaiming March 2019 as #SocialWorkMonth and encouraging all Philadelphian… https://t.co/ptSkPPSnpf 0 1
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RT @HelenGymAtLarge: Very excited to host Rabbi Ari Lev Fornari of @koltzedek for @PHLCouncil’s invocation today. Chag Purim Sameach! https… 2 0
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.@TeamDomb leads a presentation honoring @Vernon_Odom as he retires from his position as an @6abc reporter after 42… https://t.co/dsZ0e9imhE 0 2
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Today's invocation will be given by Rabbi Ari Lev Fornari of @koltzedek, guest of @HelenGymAtLarge. 0 7
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Today's Stated Meeting of @PHLCouncil is now underway.
Watch live: https://t.co/iPcEiikBVK or listen live @onwurd 96.1FM/900AM
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RT @PhilaParkandRec: Looking for your next career move? Apply for a position with Parks & Rec! Review open positions: https://t.co/dw6DvNu… 3 0
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Repairing the city, one house at a time | Editorial
"Under the #RestoreRepairRenew program championed by council members Darrell L. Clarke (5th District) and Councilwoman Cherelle L. Parker (7th District), select lenders will offer 10-year loans at 3 percent fixed interest rate; the loans will range from $2,500 to $24,999. ...
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The 500-plus recruitment campaign seeks employees at all levels: from front desk receptionist, door attendants and housekeepers to spa therapists, fitness trainers and floral designers. The hotel is also trying to fill a few management positions. Comments Wait why is a job posting that sounds like these new hotels being posted on City Council page (???)
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Council to explore 'bill of rights' for domestic workers
Last week, PHL Council passed legislation to hold hearings to examine labor standards for the estimated 16,000 domestic workers in the city.

Domestic workers — cooks, housekeepers, nannies, home health care workers and others — are excluded from many state ...
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The Philadelphia Fire Department is deeply saddened to announce the death of a firefighter at Engine 78.
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Philadelphia City Council to hold hearings on Domestic Worker Bill of Rights
On Thursday, Mar. 14, PHL Council representatives announced that they will hold hearings and explore legislation to protect the estimated 16,000 domestic workers in Philadelphia, with the goal of passing a bill by June of this year.

Councilwoman María Quiñones-Sánchez ...
Comments If you really want to help the average person, how about you repeal the soda tax and eliminate the city ...
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Home repair loans could be ultimate affordable housing program
"By allowing our homeowners to invest in their property, we'll also be investing in the stability of our blocks and the quality of our neighborhoods."

More information on the Restore Repair Renew program: philadelphiaredevelopmentauthority.org/restore-repair-renew/
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials ...
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City Council Passes Legislation Putting Minimum Wage Increase on the Ballot
The referendum would ask voters to amend the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to call upon the General Assembly to raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2025 or alternatively to allow the City of Philadelphia to increase the minimum wage ... Comments Reality, How much will it matter? "Automation is sweeping the retail industry, with many companies looking to cut labor costs ... And it is a possibility that little income that could be $ 150.00 a month more in a persons paycheck ... I say do it. Good trade off: What do the state’s independent fiscal experts say?

Gradually increasing the state’s minimum ...
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Office of the Sheriff of Philadelphia
Today the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office partnered with the Office of Veterans Affairs PHL Veterans in collecting and distributing over a thousand sheets,blankets and pillow cases. This donation was made possible by a generous donation from the Hilton Garden Inn Philadelphia. ... Comments END THE CORRUPTION MAY 2019 VOTE THEM ALL OUT

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