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File #: 210135-A    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: IN COUNCIL - FINAL PASSAGE
File created: 2/18/2021 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action: 4/8/2021
Title: Amending Chapter 9-208 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Sidewalk Caf?s" and Title 4, Subcode "A" of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Use Registration Permits," by adding new provisions allowing restaurants applying for a sidewalk caf? permit or temporary lot uses permit to allow outdoor entertainment; all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Gilmore Richardson, Councilmember Henon, Councilmember Domb
Code sections: 9-208 - Sidewalk Cafes
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 21013501, As Amended.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
4/8/20211 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
4/8/20212 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
4/8/20212 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
3/25/20211 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCIL   Action details Not available
3/25/20211 CITY COUNCIL READ AND ORDERED PLACED ON NEXT WEEK'S SECOND READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/25/20211 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
3/23/20210 Committee on Streets and Services     Not available Not available
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Amending Chapter 9-208 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Sidewalk Caf?s" and Title 4, Subcode "A" of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Use Registration Permits," by adding new provisions allowing restaurants applying for a sidewalk caf? permit or temporary lot uses permit to allow outdoor entertainment; all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

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

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? 9-208. Sidewalk Caf?s

(1) Definitions.

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(e) Outdoor Entertainment. Entertainment, including but not limited to, music, television, and performances that are provided by a business with a sidewalk caf? permit, streetery, temporary street closure, or temporary lot closure for their patrons outside. Outdoor Entertainment shall exclude adult cabarets.

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(4) License Applications

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(d) A recipient of a Sidewalk Caf? permit, or a recipient of a streetery permit or temporary street closure permit, pursuant to regulations, shall be eligible to provide Outdoor Entertainment until December 31, 2021, so long as all other provisions of the Philadelphia Code are adhered to, including the following:

(.1) This provision shall apply retroactively to any applicant that had prior approval for a sidewalk caf? permit, streetery-street closure, or temporary lot closure.

(.2) Permittees must notify the City, through the streetery@phila.gov email address, that an Outdoor Entertainment performance is scheduled seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the Outdoor Entertainment performance taking place. In this notification, permittees must certify that:

(.a) they have read, understand, and will comply with the City's COVID safety guidelines relating to entertainment, dining, and leisure, and;

(.b) they will comply with any regulations promulgated by the...

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