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By PHL Council, September 3, 2015 Comments Off on HELP SAVE OUR SUPERMARKETS AND OVER 1,000 LOCAL JOBS Civic Engagement

From the desk of Lance Haver, Director of Engagement for Philadelphia City Council. As you may have heard, A&P which operates Super Fresh and Pathmark supermarkets has filed for bankruptcy. If these markets are closed, approximately 1,000 local jobs will… Read More »

By PHL Council, August 24, 2015 Comments Off on WORK BEGINS ON PHA’S SHARSWOOD/BLUMBERG TRANSFORMATION IN NORTH PHILADELPHIA Council News

The Philadelphia Housing Authority (PHA) recently broke ground in North Philadelphia on the first phase of the agency’s Sharswood/Blumberg Transformation Plan. This plan is PHA’s most ambitious and dynamic development plan in nearly a decade. Council President Darrell L. Clarke,… Read More »

By PHL Council, August 24, 2015 Comments Off on CITY COUNCIL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2015 FELLOWSHIPS Council News

The Philadelphia City Council Fellowship Program seeks bright, highly motivated individuals, provides them an in-depth “hands on” experience, and builds the skill sets critical for a successful career in public service. We are proud to announce competitive hourly pay (at… Read More »

By PHL Council, August 21, 2015 Comments Off on IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR CITIZENS BANK CUSTOMERS Civic Engagement

From the desk of Lance Haver, Director of Engagement for Philadelphia City Council. If Citizens Bank is your bank, you might be owed a refund. Citizens Bank has acknowledged that it did not properly credit some bank accounts.  Over 11… Read More »