COUNCILMEMBERS GREEN, JOHNSON, GILMORE RICHARDSON INTRODUCE RESOLUTION TO HOLD JOINT HEARINGS ON PGW’S SUSTAINABILITY, DIVERSIFICATION STUDY

June 24, 2021

MAYOR KENNEY, COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE ANNOUNCE WORKING GROUP TO CREATE TAX REFORM PLAN TO SUPPORT EQUITABLE RECOVERY IN PHILADELPHIA

June 24, 2021

CITY COUNCILMEMBERS CALL ON STATE OFFICIALS TO PASS LEGISLATION TO SUPPORT RESTAURANTS’ RECOVERY EFFORTS

June 23, 2021

CITY COUNCIL SENDS MANDATORY HOUSING TRUST FUND BUDGET QUESTION TO VOTERS

June 18, 2021

COMMITTEE ON PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES & SPECIAL NEEDS TO HOLD HEARINGS ON THE CITY’S ADA COMPLIANCE WITH REGARD TO THE CAROUSEL HOUSE, OTHER PARKS & RECREATION FACILITIES AND THE COMMUNITY AUTISM PEER SUPPORT PROGRAM

June 18, 2021

CITY COUNCIL GIVES APPROVAL TO FY2022 BUDGET WITH HISTORIC INVESTMENTS IN VIOLENCE PREVENTION, NEIGHBORHOOD PRESERVATION, POVERTY REDUCTION & POLICE REFORMS

June 17, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: HOUSING TRUST FUND APPROPRIATIONS, COVID-19 VACCINATION INCENTIVES, CURFEW CHANGES TOP LIST OF PROPOSED COUNCIL LEGISLATION

May 28, 2021

COUNCIL URGES PENNSYLVANIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY AND GOVERNOR WOLF TO REJECT “COERCE TO WORK” LEGISLATION

May 27, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN INTRODUCES LEGISLATION PROPOSING A MANDATORY ANNUAL APPROPRIATION OF CITY’S BUDGET TO HOUSING TRUST FUND

May 27, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS FOCUS ON PROPOSED TAX CUTS, COVID-19 VACCINATION RATE DURING FIRST WEEK OF FY2022 BUDGET HEARINGS

May 7, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCILMEMBERS REACT TO CHAUVIN MURDER CONVICTION IN GEORGE FLOYD CASE, LOOK TOWARD REFORMS IN POLICING

April 22, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING THE CONVICTION OF EX-COP DEREK CHAUVIN FOR THE MURDER OF GEORGE FLOYD

April 21, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: MAYOR DELIVERS $5.2 BILLION FY2022 BUDGET PROPOSAL, COUNCIL OUTLINES VIOLENCE PREVENTION AGENDA

April 15, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: MEMBERS QUESTION MOVE TO VIRTUAL SHERIFF SALES, PROPOSE TAX AND REGULATORY RELIEF FOR BUSINESSES

April 8, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING ARRESTS OF PHILLY POLICE CHARGED WITH ASSAULT ON MAN WITH ASPERGER’S SYNDROME

April 2, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN INTRODUCES LEGISLATION OFFERING QUESTION TO PA VOTERS REGARDING RECREATIONAL CANNABIS

March 11, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: AS VACCINE SUPPLY INCREASES, MEMBERS DEBATE KENNEY ADMINISTRATION’S DISTRIBUTION PLAN

March 4, 2021

CITY COUNCIL PASSES BILL AMENDING CITY’S FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE POLICIES

March 4, 2021

CITY COUNCIL TO JOIN THE NATION IN OBSERVANCE OF COVID-19 REMEMBRANCE DAY ON MARCH 1

February 26, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN CALLS FOR HEARINGS TO EXAMINE THE LINKS BETWEEN POVERTY, GUN VIOLENCE AND SYSTEMIC RACISM IN PHILADELPHIA

February 26, 2021

CITY OFFICIALS, COMMUNITY HEALTH PARTNERS CALL ON MAYOR TO PUT MASS VACCINATION PLAN IN PLACE NOW

February 10, 2021

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCILMEMBERS PROPOSE LEGISLATION TO CREATE POLICE OVERSIGHT COMMISSION, REFORM COVID VACCINE CONTRACTS

February 5, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN INTRODUCES BILL AMENDING CITY’S FINANCIAL DISCLOSURE POLICIES

February 4, 2021

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING DEADLY CHAOS AT THE U.S. CAPITOL

January 7, 2021

PHILADELPHIA ELECTED OFFICIALS JOIN WITH BUSINESS, EDUCATION AND COMMUNITY PARTNERS TO CALL ON CONGRESSIONAL LEADERS TO APPROVE EMERGENCY RELIEF PACKAGE

December 9, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL ADVANCES DEVELOPMENT IMPACT TAX, ABATEMENT CHANGES; MEMBERS LOOK AHEAD TO COVID RECOVERY

December 4, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL TO WEIGH COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE TAX ABATEMENT REFORM; AS COVID CASES CLIMB, MEMBERS MONITOR VACCINATION PLANS

November 20, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: SHOOTING OF WALTER WALLACE, JR. BY POLICE HEIGHTENS FOCUS ON POLICE REFORM, MENTAL HEALTH

October 29, 2020

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING FATAL POLICE-INVOLVED SHOOTING OF WALTER WALLACE, JR.

October 27, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: CITY OFFICIALS UNITE TO ANNOUNCE GUN LAWSUIT AGAINST COMMONWEALTH; COUNCIL COMMITTEE REVIEWS POLICE RESPONSE TO PROTESTS

October 8, 2020

PHILADELPHIANS HARMED BY POLICE USE OF FORCE TESTIFY ABOUT EXPERIENCES IN WEST PHILADELPHIA AND ON I-676 DURING GEORGE FLOYD DEMONSTRATIONS

October 8, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL, KENNEY ADMINISTRATION RENEW INVESTMENT IN “SAME DAY WORK AND PAY” PROGRAM; COUNCIL CALLS FOR URGENCY ON GUN VIOLENCE

October 2, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: ONLINE CLASHES WITH POLICE UNION HEAD, BREONNA TAYLOR CASE REACTIONS HIGHLIGHT ONGOING TENSIONS OVER REFORM

September 25, 2020

COUNCIL APPROVES COUNCILMAN JOHNSON’S “LET PHILLY BREATHE” BILL TO BAN THE USE OF CHOKEHOLDS AND OTHER DANGEROUS RESTRAINTS BY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS

September 18, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: POLICE REFORM REMAINS AT THE TOP OF COUNCIL’S AGENDA

September 18, 2020

CITY COUNCIL ADOPTS RESOLUTION URGING MAYOR KENNEY TO DECLARE GUN VIOLENCE A CITYWIDE EMERGENCY IN PHILADELPHIA

September 17, 2020

GOVERNOR WOLF, CITY OFFICIALS CELEBRATE COMPLETION OF SPRING GARDEN STREET SOLAR PROJECT TO POWER YARDS BREWERY AND CITY ARCHIVES 

August 20, 2020

CITY COUNCILMEMBERS JOIN COMMUNITY LEADERS, POLICE IN URGING HOME GUN CHECKS, SAFE DISPOSAL OF FIREARMS AMID INCREASED GUN VIOLENCE

August 13, 2020

CITY COUNCIL TO HOLD TWO HEARINGS TODAY ON DISPARATE IMPACTS OF COVID-19 AND THE CITY’S FISCAL POSITION

July 28, 2020

CITY COUNCIL HOLDING HEARINGS IN JULY TO ADDRESS VOTING BY MAIL, DISPARATE IMPACTS OF COVID-19, AND CITY’S FISCAL POSITION

July 21, 2020

PHILADELPHIA FUNDS LEGAL DEFENSE INITIATIVE FOR IMMIGRANTS

June 25, 2020

COUNCILMAN KENYATTA JOHNSON INTRODUCES “LET PHILLY BREATHE” BILL TO BAN THE USE OF CERTAIN TYPES OF CHOKEHOLDS BY LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS

June 12, 2020

CITY COUNCIL INTRODUCES POLICE REFORM LEGISLATION

June 11, 2020

COUNCILMEMBERS GREEN, SQUILLA INTRODUCE JOINT RESOLUTION TO FACILITATE PHILADELPHIA’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY FROM COVID-19

May 22, 2020

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT IN OBSERVANCE OF THE 35TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE MOVE BOMBING

May 13, 2020

COUNCILMEMBERS GREEN, BASS INTRODUCE JOINT RESOLUTION TO EXAMINE RACIAL, ABLEIST DISPARITIES OF COVID-19

May 4, 2020

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING NEWS OF POSITIVE OUTLOOK FOR PGW

April 28, 2020

PHILADELPHIA REOPENS SOLARIZE PHILLY, NOW WITH THE CITY’S SOLAR REBATE AND SOLAR SAVINGS GRANT PROGRAM

April 22, 2020

MEMBERS OF CiTY COUNCIL CONDEMN RACIST AND XENOPHOBIC RHETORIC AGAINST ASIAN AND ASIAN AMERICAN COMMUNITIES AMID THE RISE OF COVID-19

April 7, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: COUNCIL REACHES OUT TO COMMUNITY ADVOCATES AND VICTIMS ON GUN VIOLENCE; MEMBERS HONOR CHINATOWN LEGEND

February 14, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: ONE MONTH INTO THE NEW TERM, COUNCILMEMBERS DIVE DEEPER INTO PUBLIC SAFETY, HOUSING, ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

February 7, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: GUN VIOLENCE STRATEGIES AND ETHICS REFORMS TAKE CENTER STAGE; COUNCIL HONORS A SPORTS LEGEND

January 31, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: FOLLOWING INAUGURATION, COUNCILMEMBERS BEGIN NEW TERM, DIVE INTO POLICY DISCUSSIONS

January 22, 2020

WEEKLY REPORT: DIVERSE NEW CITY COUNCIL COMES INTO FOCUS AFTER ELECTION

November 8, 2019

COUNCIL PASSES COUNCILMEMBER GYM’S BILLS EXPANDING RIGHTS FOR TRANS AND NONBINARY PHILADELPHIANS

October 7, 2019

COUNCIL PRESIDENT CLARKE, MAYOR KENNEY JOIN PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY TO HIGHLIGHT $100 MILLION IN CLEAN ENERGY PROJECTS, WITH SPOTLIGHT ON NORTHEAST HIGH SCHOOL

August 12, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT REGARDING THE CONFIRMED CLOSURE OF THE PHILADELPHIA ENERGY SOLUTIONS OIL REFINERY

June 27, 2019

CITY COUNCIL AUTHORIZES HEARINGS ON THE PLAIN VIEW PROJECT IN LIGHT OF OFFENSIVE FACEBOOK POSTS BY LOCAL POLICE OFFICERS

June 20, 2019

CITY COUNCIL APPROVES CHARTER CHANGE UPDATING PROCUREMENT PROCESS FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT QUESTION

June 13, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING VOTER APPROVAL OF GENDER NEUTRAL TERMS IN CITY CODE

May 29, 2019

COUNCILWOMAN PARKER INTRODUCES BILLS TO INCREASE PROTECTIONS FOR PARKING WORKERS

April 26, 2019

CITY COUNCIL PASSES BILL TARGETING CAMPAIGN FINANCE LOOPHOLES, DARK MONEY CONTRIBUTIONS

April 25, 2019

CITY OFFICIALS REOPEN SOLARIZE PHILLY, URGE HOMEOWNERS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF FEDERAL SOLAR TAX CREDIT

April 23, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN INTRODUCES CHARTER CHANGE SEEKING TO UPDATE, SIMPLIFY PROCUREMENT PROCEDURES

April 11, 2019

LOCAL, STATE & LABOR LEADERS CALL FOR URGENTLY NEEDED INVESTMENTS TO MAKE PA PUBLIC SCHOOL BUILDINGS HEALTHY & SAFE

March 29, 2019

CITY COUNCIL PASSES CHARTER CHANGE THAT WILL REFLECT GENDER-NEUTRALITY

February 14, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN COMMENDS PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS FOR EFFORTS TO HELP CUSTOMERS DURING GOV’T SHUTDOWN

January 22, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ISSUES STATEMENT FOLLOWING FEDERAL BLOCK TO CITIZENSHIP QUESTION ON 2020 CENSUS

January 16, 2019

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN ADVOCATES FOR CREATION OF AN INDEPENDENT FISCAL OFFICE FOR PHILADELPHIA

December 13, 2018

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN CALLS FOR HEARINGS TO EXAMINE SUSTAINABILITY OF PGW

December 6, 2018

COUNCILMEMBERS HENON, REYNOLDS-BROWN, SQUILLA, GYM, GREEN, DOMB, AND TAUBENBERGER INTRODUCE BILL TO EXPAND PHILADELPHIA’S HATE CRIMES CODE

November 1, 2018

CITY COUNCIL, PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY LAUNCH WATER & SEWER LINE PROTECTION PROGRAM

October 30, 2018

PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY RECEIVES $1.25 MILLION DEPT. OF ENERGY AWARD FOR SOLAR JOBS TRAINING

October 26, 2018

SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON REGULATORY REVIEW AND REFORM SHARES PROGRESS, DISCUSSES FUTURE FOR BETTER BUSINESS IN PHILLY

September 12, 2018

COUNCILMAN GREEN RELEASES STATEMENT FOLLOWING PHILLY’S SECOND SNUB IN PA MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM

August 2, 2018

COUNCILMEMBERS HENON, GREEN EXPAND CDC FUNDING

June 21, 2018

COUNCILMEMBER GREEN, CITY COUNCIL PASS LEGISLATION DEMANDING ADDITIONAL FUNDS FOR PHILLY SCHOOLS

June 21, 2018

CITY OFFICIALS CELEBRATE 2018 CLEAN ENERGY TRAINEES

June 6, 2018

IN OP-ED, COUNCILMAN OH SAYS NEW LEGISLATION PROTECTS LAW-ABIDING CITIZENS FROM SQUATTERS

May 29, 2018

COUNCILMAN GREEN REACTS TO LATEST STATS ABOUT RISING AUTISM RATES

April 30, 2018

COUNCILMAN GREEN URGES CONGRESS TO ACT IN DECRIMINALIZATION OF MARIJUANA

April 26, 2018

COUNCILMAN DEREK GREEN REMINDS PHILADELPHIA HOMEOWNERS TO APPLY FOR THE HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION

April 13, 2018

COUNCILMAN GREEN CALLS FOR HEARINGS ON THE CITY’S PREPARATIONS FOR 2020 CENSUS

April 5, 2018

CITY COUNCIL PASSES ADDITIONAL BILLS TO SIMPLIFY THE PHILADELPHIA CODE

March 8, 2018

COUNCILMAN GREEN RELEASES STATEMENT ON AMAZON HQ2 FINALISTS

January 18, 2018

LOCAL SHOPPING IDEAS FOR LAST-MINUTE HOLIDAY SHOPPERS

December 19, 2017

COUNCIL PASSES, INTRODUCES BILLS STRIKING ARCHAIC LANGUAGE FROM PHILADELPHIA CODE

December 14, 2017

COUNCIL HOLDS HEARING HIGHLIGHTING STRATEGIES DEVELOPED DURING AMAZON HQ2 BID PROCESS

December 12, 2017

NEARLY 200 HOMES MAKE THE SWITCH TO GO SOLAR IN FIRST ROUND OF SOLARIZE PHILLY

December 5, 2017

CITY COUNCILMEMBER GYM AND COLLEAGUES ANNOUNCE CITY EFFORTS TO INCREASE ACA ENROLLMENT

December 1, 2017

COUNCILMAN GREEN, CITY COUNCIL PASS RESOLUTION TO HOLD HEARINGS ON AMAZON HQ2 PROPOSAL

October 20, 2017

CITY COUNCIL PASSES COUNCILMAN GREEN’S BILL INCREASING FINES FOR SHORT DUMPING

October 13, 2017

COUNCILMAN GREEN INTRODUCES RESOLUTION CALLING ON CONGRESS TO REAUTHORIZE CHIP

October 5, 2017

SPECIAL COMMITTEE ON REGULATORY REVIEW AND REFORM ANNOUNCES INITIAL ROUND OF REFORMS

September 21, 2017

COUNCILMAN DEREK S. GREEN PASSES NEW HOSPITALITY IMPROVEMENT LEGISLATION

September 14, 2017

CITY OFFICIALS CELEBRATE INAUGURAL CLASS OF ‘FIND YOUR POWER’ SOLAR TRAINEES

August 19, 2017

COUNCILMAN DEREK S. GREEN CONDEMNS VIOLENCE IN CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA

August 14, 2017

IN REVIEW: COUNCIL CELEBRATES PHILADELPHIA’S DIVERSITY

July 26, 2017

PHILADELPHIA MAKES HISTORIC INVESTMENT TO AID LOW-INCOME RENTERS FACING EVICTION

June 29, 2017

COUNCIL MEMBERS GREEN, QUIÑONES-SÁNCHEZ, HENON, SQUILLA AND GYM INTRODUCE PROPOSAL FOR PUBLIC FINANCING OF ELECTIONS

June 23, 2017