COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON’S TANGLED TITLE INFORMATION SHEET BILL NOW IN EFFECT

August 9, 2022

JOB OPPORTUNITY: COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER FOR COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON

August 5, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER DEREK GREEN ATTENDS NATIONAL LEAGUE OF CITIES LEADERSHIP MEETING IN ATLANTA

August 5, 2022

PHILADELPHIA HOME APPRAISAL BIAS TASK FORCE ISSUES FINAL REPORT AND RECOMMENDATIONS

July 27, 2022

COUNCILMEMBERS REJECT CALLS TO REVIVE RACIST AND UNCONSTITUTIONAL STOP AND FRISK POLICIES

July 12, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON’S SUMMER MINOR CURFEW LAW NOW IN EFFECT

July 7, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENYATTA JOHNSON STATEMENT ON THE SHOOTING DURING THE WELCOME AMERICA FIREWORKS CELEBRATION

July 5, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENYATTA JOHNSON STATEMENT ON THE U.S. SUPREME COURT OVERTURNING ROE VS. WADE

June 26, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING THE OVERTURNING OF ROE VS. WADE

June 24, 2022

STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ON RECENT U.S. SUPREME COURT RULINGS

June 24, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON PASSES THREE BILLS IN CITY COUNCIL, ADDRESSING CAREERS PIPELINES, ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE, AND PUBLIC SAFETY

June 24, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL APPROVES FY2023 BUDGET, MEMBERS HINT AT FALL LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES

June 24, 2022

CITY COUNCIL PASSES FY23 BUDGET, PUTS PHILADELPHIANS ON RIGHT TRACK

June 23, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENDRA BROOKS RELEASES STATEMENT AHEAD OF THE PASSAGE OF THE FISCAL YEAR 2023 BUDGET

June 23, 2022

INVESTIGATORY HEARING ON PARKING AUTHORITY FINANCES UNDERSCORES NEED FOR INDEPENDENT OVERSIGHT

June 23, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH INDEPENDENT PRISONS OVERSIGHT

June 23, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENYATTA JOHNSON AND COMMUNITY GROUPS URGE FINAL PASSAGE OF HIS “SAVE OUR HOMES” PROPERTY TAX RELIEF PLAN

June 22, 2022

CITY COUNCIL, COUNCILMEMBER PARKER APPROVE FY23 BUDGET

June 21, 2022

JOB OPPORTUNITY: DIRECTOR OF THE PHILADELPHIA OFFICE OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

June 20, 2022

CITY COUNCIL PASSES COUNCILMEMBER OH’S BILLS TARGETING ILLEGAL DUMPING AND ILLEGAL PARKING OF LARGE COMMERCIAL VEHICLES IN RESIDENTIAL NEIGHBORHOODS

June 17, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL COMMITTEE GIVES PRELIMINARY APPROVAL TO FY2023 BUDGET; COUNCIL WELCOMES NEWLY ELECTED MEMBER

June 16, 2022

COUNCILMEMBERS ISSUE STATEMENT FOLLOWING PRELIMINARY APPROVAL OF FY2023 BUDGET

June 16, 2022

COUNCIL COMMITTEE GIVES FIRST APPROVAL TO FY2023 BUDGET, TAKES STEPS TO MITIGATE PROPERTY REASSESSMENTS; INVESTS IN PUBLIC SAFETY, NEIGHBORHOODS AND SCHOOLS

June 15, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER OH TO WITHDRAW AMENDMENT TO WITHHOLD $10 MILLION AFTER SEPTA OFFERS TRANSIT OFFICERS LARGEST SALARY INCREASE IN 20 YEARS

June 15, 2022

CITY COUNCIL LAUNCHES PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC FINANCIAL AUTHORITY WEBSITE, APPLICATION PROCESS FOR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

June 14, 2022

FORMER PA STATE REPRESENTATIVE MICHAEL DRISCOLL SWORN IN AS COUNCILMEMBER FOR PHILADELPHIA’S 6TH COUNCIL DISTRICT

June 14, 2022

CITY OFFICIALS, SCHOOL DISTRICT ANNOUNCE FUNDING TO INSTALL AT LEAST 100 SECURITY CAMERAS NEAR SCHOOLS IMPACTED BY GUN VIOLENCE

June 13, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: AS NATIONAL AND LOCAL TRAGEDIES MOUNT, LEADERS SEEK SOLUTIONS TO RISING GUN VIOLENCE

June 9, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS PROPOSE NEW LEGISLATION TO ADDRESS CITY WORKER SHORTAGES, PROPERTY TAX CONCERNS

May 26, 2022

STARBUCKS BARISTAS ANNOUNCE FOUR PHILADELPHIA LOCATIONS VOTE TO FORM A UNION

May 26, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON’S BILL TO ACCOUNT FOR CITY’S UNCLAIMED PROPERTY PASSES UNANIMOUSLY IN CITY COUNCIL

May 26, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER BROOKS LAUNCHES PROPOSAL TO SAVE HUNDREDS OF GARDENS, SIDE YARDS, AND OPEN SPACES FROM AUCTION

May 25, 2022

PHILADELPHIA CITY COUNCIL SUBPOENAS PHILADELPHIA PARKING AUTHORITY FOR FINANCIAL, ACCOUNTING RECORDS RELATED TO SCHOOL DISTRICT CONTRIBUTIONS

May 24, 2022

COUNCILMAN BRIAN O’NEILL TO HOLD A SECURE SHREDDING EVENT

May 20, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: AS BUDGET HEARINGS WIND DOWN, COUNCILMEMBERS WEIGH SEVERAL OPTIONS FOR TAX RELIEF

May 19, 2022

CITY COUNCIL PASSES BILL MANDATING ASBESTOS INSPECTION REQUIREMENTS FOR SCHOOL BUILDINGS

May 19, 2022

CITY COUNCIL INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO ADDRESS AND RESOLVE PRISONER GERRYMANDERING ISSUE

May 19, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER O’NEILL INTRODUCES BILL TO INCREASE HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION TO LEGAL MAXIMUM TO PROVIDE  IMMEDIATE PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR HOMEOWNERS

May 19, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: HOMEOWNERS REACT TO PROPERTY ASSESSMENTS, COUNCIL AND KENNEY ADMIN SUBMIT MITIGATION EFFORTS

May 12, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON INTRODUCES BILL TO IMPROVE THE CITY’S TREE CANOPY AND CREATE PHILLY TREE FUND

May 12, 2022

CITING UNPRECEDENTED ASSESSMENT INCREASES, COUNCILMEMBER O’NEILL INTRODUCES LEGISLATION EXTENDING SENIOR TAX FREEZE DEADLINE

May 12, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER PARKER ​INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO IMPROVE ENFORCEMENT OF AND INCREASE PENALTIES FOR ILLEGAL DUMPING

May 6, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS PLEDGE TO MITIGATE IMPACT OF INCREASED PROPERTY TAX ASSESSMENTS ON PHILLY HOMEOWNERS

May 6, 2022

COUNCILMAN BRIAN O’NEILL TO HOLD AN E-CYCLING EVENT

May 5, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENDRA BROOKS RELEASES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT DRAFT MAJORITY OPINION ON ROE V. WADE

May 3, 2022

STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE, AVI MONITORING GROUP AND CITY COUNCIL ON ANNOUNCEMENT FROM OPA ON PROPERTY REASSESSMENTS

May 3, 2022

STATEMENT FROM COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ON PARKING AUTHORITY RELINQUISHING CLAIM ON $11 MILLION PAID TO SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

May 2, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM STATEMENT ON THE PARKING AUTHORITY CONCEDING $11 MILLION REPAYMENT REQUEST TO SCHOOL DISTRICT

May 2, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCILMEMBERS PUT AFFORDABLE HOUSING FRONT AND CENTER WITH “TURN THE KEY” PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT

April 28, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT EMPHASIZING IMPORTANCE OF YEAR-ROUND AUTISM ACCEPTANCE AND AWARENESS

April 28, 2022

COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE, CITY OFFICIALS UNVEIL “TURN THE KEY” PROGRAM TO BUILD 1,000 AFFORDABLE HOMES THROUGH COUNCIL’S NEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION INITIATIVE

April 28, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS CALL FOR INVESTMENTS IN QUALITY-OF-LIFE SERVICES, PUBLIC TRANSIT

April 21, 2022

NEW “#JUSTSERVICESPHL” CAMPAIGN CALLS FOR FOCUS ON BASIC QUALITY-OF-LIFE ISSUES IN PHILADELPHIA’S FISCAL YEAR 2023 BUDGET

April 21, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO INCREASE TRANSIT RIDERSHIP, CUT BACK ON EMPLOYEE TRAVEL COSTS

April 21, 2022

SOLARIZE PHILLY INVESTS $15M IN PHILADELPHIA SOLAR MARKET BRINGING CLEAN ENERGY TO MORE THAN 900 PROPERTY OWNERS

April 20, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: FY2023 BUDGET HEARINGS BEGIN, WITH EXPECTED EMPHASIS ON PUBLIC SAFETY, INVESTMENTS IN SERVICES

April 7, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN RESPONDS TO THE LIFTING OF THE CITY’S RESIDENCY REQUIREMENT FOR POLICE, CORRECTIONAL OFFICERS

April 7, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER DOMB CALLS ON MAYOR AND GOVERNOR TO DECLARE STATE OF EMERGENCY IN KENSINGTON

April 7, 2022

CITY COUNCIL SETS HEARING SCHEDULE FOR FISCAL YEAR 2023 CITY BUDGET

April 5, 2022

Councilman Brian O’Neill announces funding for improvements to Fitzpatrick Playground in the 10th Council District

April 4, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER HELEN GYM STATEMENT ON PHILADELPHIA’S NEXT SUPERINTENDENT

April 1, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS SIGNAL INTENT TO CENTER PUBLIC SAFETY AND EQUITY IN FY2023 BUDGET PROCESS

March 31, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON RESPONDS TO MAYOR KENNEY’S BUDGET ADDRESS

March 31, 2022

COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE STATEMENT ON FISCAL YEAR 2023 BUDGET PROPOSED BY MAYOR KENNEY

March 31, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER AND MAJORITY LEADER CHERELLE L. PARKER INTRODUCES PHILADELPHIA NEIGHBORHOOD SAFETY AND COMMUNITY POLICING PLAN

March 31, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER KENDRA BROOKS, SEN. ELIZABETH WARREN, AND OTHERS LAUNCH “PHILLY WEALTH TAX”

March 29, 2022

JOB POSTING: LEGAL, HOUSING & ZONING DIRECTOR FOR COUNCILMEMBER CHERELLE L. PARKER

March 29, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM LEADS CALL FOR LIBRARIES TO OPEN SIX DAYS A WEEK

March 28, 2022

MAYOR KENNEY, CITY COUNCIL ANNOUNCE NEW VIOLENCE PREVENTION COMMUNITY RESOURCES & 211 HOTLINE

March 28, 2022

BUSINESS & COMMUNITY LEADERS SAY MAYOR’S OUTDOOR DINING REGULATIONS WILL RESTRICT EQUAL, FAIR ACCESS

March 25, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCILMEMBERS ECHO RESIDENTS’ FRUSTRATIONS ON CRIME, PROMISE ADDITIONAL VIOLENCE PREVENTION EFFORTS

March 24, 2022

COUNCILMEMBERS GILMORE RICHARDSON AND PARKER INTRODUCE A RESOLUTION IN SUPPORT OF SENATOR SAVAL’S “WHOLE HOME REPAIRS ACT”

March 24, 2022

COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ISSUES WRIT TO HOLD SPECIAL ELECTION IN MAY PRIMARY TO FILL VACANT SIXTH DISTRICT COUNCIL SEAT

March 23, 2022

PART-TIME SCHEDULER/CONSTITUENT SERVICES COORDINATOR FOR COUNCILMEMBER GAUTHIER

March 22, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCILMEMBERS PUT QUALITY-OF-LIFE, PUBLIC SAFETY ISSUES FRONT AND CENTER

March 21, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON PARTNERS WITH LOCAL UNIONS TO HIGHLIGHT YOUNG WOMEN IN THE TRADES IN HONOR OF WOMEN’S HISTORY MONTH

March 21, 2022

Councilmember Gym Announces Legislation to Give Back More than $1 Million Annually to Youth in Foster Care

March 17, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER HELEN GYM STATEMENT ON CONCLUSION OF FAIR FUNDING TRIAL

March 11, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL TO CONSIDER BILLS TO ADDRESS LEAD CONTAMINATION IN SCHOOLS, QUANTIFY UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

March 10, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER HELEN GYM STATEMENT ON REMOVAL OF PPA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR SCOTT PETRI

March 10, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GILMORE RICHARDSON INTRODUCES BILL TO HELP ACCOUNT FOR THE CITY’S UNCLAIMED PROPERTY

March 10, 2022

AFFORDABLE HOUSING PRESERVATION OVERLAY DISTRICT BILL RECEIVES FINAL APPROVAL FROM CITY COUNCIL

March 10, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM ANNOUNCES PLAN TO REMOVE LEAD FROM SCHOOL DRINKING WATER BY 2025

March 10, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS APPROVE PAID SICK LEAVE RENEWAL, PUBLIC BANK IN BUSY LEGISLATIVE SESSION

March 3, 2022

CITY COUNCIL VOTES TO ESTABLISH THE PHILADELPHIA PUBLIC FINANCIAL AUTHORITY

March 3, 2022

CITY COUNCIL EXPRESSES SUPPORT FOR PHILADELPHIA STARBUCKS UNIONIZATION EFFORTS, CALLS ON STARBUCKS TO ACCEPT CARD CHECK NEUTRALITY

March 3, 2022

BROOKS REINSTATES EMERGENCY PAID SICK LEAVE TO SUPPORT WORKERS THROUGH NEXT PHASE OF THE PANDEMIC

March 3, 2022

CITY COUNCIL INTRODUCES LEGISLATION TO GIVE CITY WORKERS A PREFERENCE IN BUYING AFFORDABLE WORKFORCE HOUSING

March 3, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER THOMAS’ DRIVING EQUALITY IS LAW

March 3, 2022

JOB POSTING: SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR

February 28, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS DEBATE RENEWAL OF PAID SICK LEAVE; APPROVE CHARTER AMENDMENTS FOR VOTER CONSIDERATION

February 24, 2022

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES BILL TO HELP PHILADELPHIANS COLLECT MORE THAN $600 MILLION IN TAX REFUNDS

February 24, 2022

COUNCIL APPROVES ORDINANCE REQUIRING DEVELOPERS TO HAVE RAT ABATEMENT PLANS

February 24, 2022

CITY COUNCIL TACKLES GROWING PROBLEM OF SENIOR HOMELESSNESS

February 23, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER THOMAS’ DRIVING EQUALITY LAW TO GO INTO EFFECT MARCH 3RD

February 23, 2022

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS PLAN HEARINGS TO EXAMINE PPA REPAYMENT DEMAND, POLICE STAFFING

February 17, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM PLEDGES LEGISLATION TO ENSURE WATER ACCESS AND SAFETY IN DISTRICT SCHOOLS

February 17, 2022

COUNCILMEMBER GYM CALLS FOR INVESTIGATION OF PARKING AUTHORITY’S DEMAND DISTRICT REPAY $11 MILLION 

February 17, 2022

COUNCIL COMMITTEE PUSHES EMERGENCY PAID SICK LEAVE FORWARD FOR THE THIRD TIME

February 14, 2022