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File #: 170962    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 11/2/2017 In control: CITY COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 3/1/2018
Title: Amending Chapter 9-200 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Commercial Activities on Streets," by amending Section 9-211, entitled "Boxes for Distribution of News and Printed Material," relating to the regulation of newspaper boxes on the public sidewalk, by including certain areas in the vicinity of Northern Liberties to be subject to the provisions of this section.
Sponsors: Council President Clarke, Councilmember Squilla
Indexes: HONOR BOXES
Code sections: 9-200 - Commercial Activities on Streets, 9-211 - Boxes for the Distribution of Printed Material
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy17096200.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
3/14/20180 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
3/1/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
2/15/20180 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
2/14/20180 Committee on Streets and Services REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
11/2/20170 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
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Amending Chapter 9-200 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Commercial Activities on Streets," by amending Section 9-211, entitled "Boxes for Distribution of News and Printed Material," relating to the regulation of newspaper boxes on the public sidewalk, by including certain areas in the vicinity of Northern Liberties to be subject to the provisions of this section.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 9 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:

TITLE 9. REGULATION OF BUSINESSES, TRADES AND PROFESSIONS.

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CHAPTER 9-200. COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES ON STREETS.

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ยง 9-211. Boxes for the Distribution of News and Printed Material.

(1) Program Area. The provisions of this Section shall only apply to the public sidewalks: (a) within the area bounded by and including the south side of Bainbridge street, the east side of Columbus boulevard, the north side of Vine street and the west side of the Schuylkill River; (b) on the entire length of the Benjamin Franklin parkway; (c) on the 1700 block of Cottman avenue; (d) on Frankford avenue from the 5900 block to the 7600 block, inclusive; (e) on Torresdale avenue from the 5000 block to the 7600 block, inclusive; [and] (f) within the Manayunk Area, defined as the area bounded by and including the Schuylkill River, the Wissahickon Creek between the Schuylkill River and the SEPTA Norristown Railroad line, the SEPTA Norristown Railroad line between the Wissahickon Creek and Cresson street, Cresson street, Baker street and Leverington avenue extended to the Schuylkill River[.]; and (g) within the Northern Liberties Area, defined as the area bounded by and including the south side of Spring Garden street, the west side of N 6th street, the north side of Girard Avenue and the east side of Front street.

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SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall become effective immediately.


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