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Meeting Name: CITY COUNCIL Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 2/14/2019 10:00 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Room 400
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160002 0  COMMUNICATION 1 1 2 COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA 3 STATED MEETING 4 5 6 Academy of Music Broad and Locust Streets 7 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Monday, January 4, 2016 8 10:00 a.m. 9 10 PRESENT: COUNCIL PRESIDENT DARRELL L. CLARKE 11 COUNCILWOMAN CINDY BASS COUNCILWOMAN JANNIE L. BLACKWELL 12 COUNCILMAN ALLAN DOMB COUNCILMAN DEREK S. GREEN 13 COUNCILMAN WILLIAM K. GREENLEE COUNCILWOMAN HELEN GYM 14 COUNCILMAN BOBBY HENON COUNCILMAN KENYATTA JOHNSON 15 COUNCILMAN CURTIS JONES, JR. COUNCILMAN DAVID OH 16 COUNCILMAN BRIAN J. O'NE    Not available Not available
160197 0  COMMUNICATIONCITY OF PHILADELPHIA MAYOR'S OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS For Immediate Release: March 3, 2016 Contact: Lauren Hitt, lauren.hitt@phila.gov, 215-686-6210 ***EMBARGOED UNTIL DELIVERY*** Mayor Delivers Budget Address to City Council PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Jim Kenney delivered his first budget address to City Council on Thursday morning. The Mayor began by outlining several budget priorities that resulted from collaboration between the Kenney Administration and City Councilmembers, including the citywide expansion of the Community Life Improvement Program (CLIP) and funding for Vision Zero initiatives. The Mayor then discussed his plan to expand quality pre-k, create 25 community schools, inject $26 million into the pension fund, improve City buildings' energy-efficiency, and invest $350 million in neighborhoods parks, recreation centers and libraries through a three cent sugary drink tax. Throughout the address, the Mayor spoke of the importance of investing in policies that would change the status quo and tackle the issues that have long held Philadelphia back, including it    Not available Not available
160860 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill Nos. 160015-A, 160277, 160465, 160466, 160525-A and 160681, which were passed by Council on September 15, 2016, were signed by the Mayor on September 27, 2016.    Not available Not available
160861 0  COMMUNICATIONSeptember 27, 2016 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: Pursuant to Sections 4-604 and 2-307 of the Home Rule Charter, I am today transmitting to the Council the recommendation of the City Planning Commission on the following bills: Bill No. 160710 (Additional 45 Days Requested) Bill No. 160711 Bill No. 160715 Bill No. 160716 Bill No. 160717 Bill No. 160718 (Not Recommended for Approval)    Not available Not available
160862 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a bill amending Title 4 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'The Philadelphia Building Construction and Occupancy Code,' by amending Subcode 'A' ('The Philadelphia Adminsitrative Code') and Sbucode 'B' ('the Philadelphia Building Code') to add and revise certain provisions relating to the demoltion of buildings and structures, all under certain terms and conditions."    Not available Not available
161055 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a bill authorizing the Commissioner of Public Property to execute and deliver to the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority, without consideration, deeds conveying conditional fee simple title to certain city-owned lots or pieces of ground with the buildings and improvements thereon, situate in the Nineteenth and Twenty-third Wards of the City of Philadelphia, pursuant to Chapter 16-400 of The Philadelphia Code and authorizing the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority to dispose of such properties for rehabilitation and/or improvements in accordance with terms of Chapter l6-400 of The Philadelphia Code.    Not available Not available
161123 0  COMMUNICATIONDecember 7, 2016 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: Pursuant to Sections 4-604 and 2-307 of the Home Rule Charter, I am today transmitting to the Council the recommendation of the City Planning Commission on the following bills: Bill No. 160999 Bill No. 161000 Bill No. 161005 Bill No. 161008    Not available Not available
170240 0  COMMUNICATIONMAYOR'S OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS For Immediate Release: March 3, 2016 Contact: Lauren Hitt, lauren.hitt@phila.gov, 215-686-6210 ***EMBARGOED UNTIL DELIVERY*** Mayor Delivers Budget Address to City Council PHILADELPHIA - Mayor Jim Kenney delivered his first budget address to City Council on Thursday morning. The Mayor began by outlining several budget priorities that resulted from collaboration between the Kenney Administration and City Councilmembers, including the citywide expansion of the Community Life Improvement Program (CLIP) and funding for Vision Zero initiatives. The Mayor then discussed his plan to expand quality pre-k, create 25 community schools, inject $26 million into the pension fund, improve City buildings' energy-efficiency, and invest $350 million in neighborhoods parks, recreation centers and libraries through a three cent sugary drink tax. Throughout the address, the Mayor spoke of the importance of investing in policies that would change the status quo and tackle the issues that have long held Philadelphia back, including its struggling education    Not available Not available
170538 0  COMMUNICATIONMay 18, 2017 TO THEPRESIDENT AND THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: I am returning herewith as requested by your Resolution adopted May 18, 2017, Bill No. 170265 "An Ordinance amending the Philadelphia Zoning Maps by changing the zoning designations of crtain areas of land located within an area bounded by devereaux Avenue (extended), Keystone Street, Princeton Avenue, Keystone Street, Cottman Avenue (extended), Milnor Street, Bleigh Avenue 9extended), and the Delaware River," for the purpose of reconsideration by the Council of the vote by which said bill passed Council. Respectfully, James F. Kenney Mayor    Not available Not available
171073 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill Nos. 170714, 170717, 170726, 170803 and 170818, which were passed by Council on November 16, 2017, were signed by the Mayor on November 27, 2017.    Not available Not available
171074 0  COMMUNICATIONNovember 27, 2017 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: Pursuant to Sections 4-604 and 2-307 of the Home Rule Charter, I ma today transmitting to the Council the recommendation of the City Planning Commission on the following bills: Bill No. 170961 Bill No. 170924 Bill No. 170672 (Not Recommended for Approval) Bill No. 170959 (Not Recommended for Approval) Bill No. 170821 Bill No. 170960 (Not Recommended for Approval) Bill No. 170902 (Not Recommended for Approval) Respectfully submitted, James F. Kenney Mayor    Not available Not available
180161 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a bill amending Section 2 of an Ordinance (Bill No. 140902) approved March 4, 2015, entitled "An Ordinance Authorizing the revision of lines and grades on a portion of City Plan Nos. 224 and 232 by striking from the City Plan and vacating Cayuga Street from Whitaker Avenue to its terminus eastwardly therefrom and reserving and placing on the City Plan a right-of-way for sewer and drainage purposes within the lines of Cayuga Street being stricken and authorizing acceptance of the grant to the City of the said right of way, under certain terms and conditions," by extending the period for compliance with the terms and conditions stated therein, accompanied by an explanatory letter from the Streets Commissioner.    Not available Not available
180638 0  COMMUNICATIONJune 6, 2018 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: I am returning herewith, as requested by your Resolution adopted to day, Bill No. 180290, entitled "Authorizing the paving of the relocated southeasterly local service roadway of Penrose Avenue from Twenty Sixth Street to a point approximately one thousand three hundred twenty-three feet southwestwardly therefrom, under certain terms and conditions," for the purpose of reconsideration by the Council of the vote by which said bill passed Council. Respectfully, James F. Kenney Mayor    Not available Not available
180838 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill No. 180555 and 180603, which were passed by Council on September 13, 2018, were signed by the Mayor on September 19, 2018.    Not available Not available
181120 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill Nos. 180975, which was passed by Council on December 6, 2018, were signed by the Mayor on December 7, 2018.    Not available Not available
181121 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill Nos. 180008-A, 180601, 180604, 180646, 180647, 180694, 180695, 180730, 180731, 180733, 180734, 180735, 180743, 180747, 180749, 180841, 180866, 180867, 180868, 180869, 180871, 180872, 180890, 180891, 180907, 180908, 180946, 180947, 180952, 180956, 180965, and 180974, which were passed by Council on November 29, 2018, were signed by the Mayor on December 11, 2018.    Not available Not available
181122 0  COMMUNICATIONTransmitting a message advising Council that Bill Nos. 180741, 180951 and Bill No. 180978, which were passed by Council on December 6, 2018, were signed by the Mayor on December 11, 2018.    Not available Not available
181124 0  COMMUNICATIONDecember 11, 2018 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: Pursuant to Sections 4-604 and 2-307 of the Home Rule Charter, I am today transmitting to the Council the recommendation of the City Planning Commission o the following bills: Bill No. 181044 Bill No. 180970 Bill No. 180743 Bill No. 180971 Bill No. 180751 (Not recommended for approval) Bill No. 180973 Bill No. 180842 (Not recommended for approval) Bill No. 180977 (45 days as requested) Bill No. 180844 Bill No. 180979 (Not recommended for approval) Bill No. 180905 Bill No. 180996 Bill No. 180911 Bill No. 180998 (Not recommended for approval) Bill No. 180948 Bill No. 180999 Bill No. 180951 Bill No. 181000 Bill No. 180954 Bill No. 181003 (Not recommended for approval) Bill No. 180966 Bill No. 181005 Bill No. 181048 (Not recommended for approval) Respectfully Submitted, James F. Kenney Mayor    Not available Not available
181123 0  COMMUNICATIONDecember 11, 2018 TO THE PRESIDENT AND MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA: Pursuant to Sections 4-604 and 2-307 of the Home Rule Charter, I am today transmitting to the Council the recommendation of the City Planning Commission o the following bills: Bill No. 181044 Respectfully Submitted, James F. Kenney Mayor    Not available Not available
190005 0  BillAmending Chapter 16-700 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Philadelphia Land Bank,” to amend standards for the acquisition and disposition of vacant and underutilized property; and to further provide for certain powers, duties, and responsibilities of the Philadelphia Land Bank; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190059 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of the proposal set forth in a Resolution approved by Council proposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter relating to the operating budget and providing for a mandatory minimum staffing level for building and code inspectors within the Department of Licenses and Inspections; and authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190060 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of the proposal set forth in a Resolution approved by Council proposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter relating to the Department of Licenses and Inspections and providing for the creation of a Contractor Review Board within the Department of Licenses and Inspections; and authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190062 0  BillAuthorizing the Commissioner of Public Property, on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, to acquire fee simple title or a lesser real estate interest to all or a portion of a parcel or parcels of land, together with the improvements thereon, in and about the area bounded by Trenton Avenue, East Auburn Street, Tulip Street and East Rush Street, under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190069 0  ResolutionProposing an amendment to the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter providing for the creation of a Contractor Review Board within the Department of Licenses and Inspections; and providing for the submission of the amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190081 0  BillEstablishing a one-way regulation on Cecil B. Moore Avenue, from Front Street to Sixth Street, westbound.    Not available Not available
190080 0  BillEstablishing a no truck parking regulation on both sides of Milnor Street, from Duncan Street to Orthodox Street.    Not available Not available
190082 0  BillEstablishing a one-way regulation on Montgomery Avenue, from Second Street to Front Street, eastbound.    Not available Not available
190083 0  BillAmending Chapter 20-1000 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Political Contributions and Expenditures,” to add and make changes to provisions regarding campaign contributions; contributions to transition and inauguration committees; and campaign finance disclosures; and making technical changes; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190084 0  BillEstablishing parking regulations in the vicinity of: Marvine street and Champlost street; N. 12th street and Chew avenue; Camac street and Chew avenue; N. 12th street and Champlost street; N. 9th street and Ruscomb street; N. Marvine street and Champlost avenue.    Not available Not available
190085 0  BillGranting permission to a licensed tour vehicle operator to operate, on the west sidewalk of South Independence Mall West (formerly Sixth street) between Ranstead and Chestnut streets, the location formerly operated by “Ride the Ducks” sightseeing tours, an existing prefabricated metal ticket booth and merchandising kiosk with signage, including an electrical conduit with an electrical service line and a telecommunications conduit with a telephone service line in and under the public rights-of-way for the purpose of supplying electrical service and telephone service to the ticket booth kiosk, under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190086 0  BillAmending Title 2 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “City-County Consolidation,” Chapter 2-300, “Property Assessment,” by adding new language to Section 2-305, “Office of Property Assessment; Chief Assessment Officer; Powers and Duties,” requiring that real estate taxes imposed by Title 19 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Finance, Taxes And Collections,” Chapter 19-1300, “Real Estate Taxes,” be levied on the assessed value of taxable real property as established for the immediately preceding stated year in any year in which the audit provided for under Subsection 2-305(2)(s) finds that overall property assessments in the City do not meet industry standards for accuracy, all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190087 0  ResolutionRecognizing the City Treasurer’s Office under the leadership of City Treasurer Rasheia Johnson and the Reconciliation Task Force for thes reconciliation of the City’s Bank accounts.    Not available Not available
190088 0  ResolutionRecognizing and celebrating the Asian-American Community in Philadelphia on the occasion of the 2019 Lunar New Year.    Not available Not available
190089 0  ResolutionAuthorizing City Council’s Committee on Aging to hold hearings on the potential for abuse in the guardianship appointment process and the financial burdens that such abuse could have on individuals being placed into guardianships.    Not available Not available
190090 0  ResolutionAuthorizing the Special Committee on Criminal Justice Reform to hold public hearings to examine adequate solutions in addressing the specific needs of incarcerated women.    Not available Not available
190091 0  ResolutionUrging the Pennsylvania General Assembly to pass Senate Bill 14, which seeks to enhance public safety and further justice by ensuring that probation decisions are fair and consistent    Not available Not available
190092 0  ResolutionDeclaring February 2-11, 2019 as “National Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action” in the City of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190093 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing Chris Long for his incredible charitable work, and congratulating him for winning the NFL’s 2018 “Walter Payton Man of the Year” Award.    Not available Not available
190094 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing the Boy Scouts of America’s 109th Anniversary.    Not available Not available
190095 0  ResolutionDeclaring that the 3rd Week of March shall be “Martial Arts Week” in the City of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190096 0  ResolutionDesignating the office within City Council that currently serves the needs of veterans and their families as the Office of Veterans Affairs; confirming the continuing responsibility of the Veterans Advisory Commission to provide assistance to that Office; and amending and restating Resolution No. 060059 (as amended by Resolution No. 070094) to further provide for the powers and duties of the Veterans Advisory Commission and the method of appointing its commissioners.    Not available Not available
190004 1  BillAmending Chapter 19-2900 of Title 19 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Senior Citizen Low Income Special Tax Provisions,” by extending the deadline for low-income seniors to apply for a refund or forgiveness of Real Estate Taxes.    Not available Not available
180834 1  ResolutionProposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to change certain gender specific references (such as “councilman,” “councilmen,” and “Councilmanic”) to gender neutral references (such as “councilmember,” “councilmembers,” and “Council”); and providing for the submission of the proposed amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190028 0  ResolutionProposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to provide for the creation of an Office of Immigrant Affairs, to provide for the powers and duties of such Office, and to otherwise provide for incorporation of the Office into the City government; and providing for the submission of the amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
180820 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to change certain gender specific references to gender neutral references, as approved by Resolution of the City Council; fixing the date of a special election for such purpose; prescribing the form of ballot question to be voted on; and, authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election.    Not available Not available
180943 1  BillAmending Chapter 9-1100 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Fair Practices Ordinance: Protections Against Unlawful Discrimination,” by adding a new section prohibiting retail establishments from refusing to accept cash as a form of payment, all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190007 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter establishing and defining the responsibilities of the Office of Immigrant Affairs; fixing the date of a special election for such purpose; prescribing the form of ballot questions to be voted on; and authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election.    Not available Not available
160727 0  ResolutionCalling for the City Council Committee on Education to hold hearings on expanding the Career and Technical Education Program in the Philadelphia School District that would give students job ready skills upon graduating from high school, and provide alternatives for those seeking to work after high school.    Not available Not available
170467 0  BillAmending Title 2 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "City-County Consolidation," by amending the Chief Assessment Officer's authorization to set standards for the valuation of properties for taxation purposes; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
180993 0  BillAuthorizing the Commissioner of Public Property and the Commissioner of Parks and Recreation, on behalf of the City of Philadelphia, to grant to PECO Energy Company an easement for the purpose of installing transmission lines across a portion of the parcel or parcels of land in and about the area bounded by Grays Avenue, Woodland Avenue, 56th Street and 57th Street, commonly known as Deritis Playground, under certain terms and conditions.     Not available Not available
170247 0  ResolutionUrging the United States' Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to delay the merger of the Rite Aid Corporation with Walgreens Boots Alliance until the impact of the merger is fully disclosed to the Citizens of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
170408 0  ResolutionCalling on and urging The School District of Philadelphia ("District") to permanently prohibit the suspension of elementary-aged students from the first through fifth grades.    Not available Not available
180409 0  ResolutionCalling on Comcast Spectacor to reconsider its naming rights agreement with Wells Fargo based on its history of unethical banking practices.    Not available Not available
180669 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing Dr. Sadie Tanner Mossell Alexander, Esq., and calling for the creation and erection of a statue to commemorate her accomplishments and contributions to Philadelphia and beyond.    Not available Not available
190027 0  ResolutionCalling for the creation of an Opportunity Zone Oversight Committee.    Not available Not available
190074 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing the Boy Scouts of America’s 109th Anniversary and celebrating the expansion of Cub Scouts and Scouts BSA (formerly Boy Scouts) to welcome girls into its iconic programs.    Not available Not available
190091 0  ResolutionUrging the Pennsylvania General Assembly to pass Senate Bill 14, which seeks to enhance public safety and further justice by ensuring that probation decisions are fair and consistent    Not available Not available
190096 0  ResolutionDesignating the office within City Council that currently serves the needs of veterans and their families as the Office of Veterans Affairs; confirming the continuing responsibility of the Veterans Advisory Commission to provide assistance to that Office; and amending and restating Resolution No. 060059 (as amended by Resolution No. 070094) to further provide for the powers and duties of the Veterans Advisory Commission and the method of appointing its commissioners.    Not available Not available
180834 1  ResolutionProposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to change certain gender specific references (such as “councilman,” “councilmen,” and “Councilmanic”) to gender neutral references (such as “councilmember,” “councilmembers,” and “Council”); and providing for the submission of the proposed amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190028 0  ResolutionProposing an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to provide for the creation of an Office of Immigrant Affairs, to provide for the powers and duties of such Office, and to otherwise provide for incorporation of the Office into the City government; and providing for the submission of the amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
181005-A 2  BillTo amend the Philadelphia Zoning Maps by changing the zoning designations of certain areas of land located within an area bounded by Roosevelt Boulevard, 3rd Street, Hunting Park Avenue, 2nd Street, Sedgley Avenue, Ontario Street, Hutchinson Street, 9th Street, and Wingohocking Street.    Not available Not available
160720 1  BillAmending Title 9 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Regulation of Businesses, Trades and Professions," to add a new chapter limiting the use of a restrictive covenant or usage restriction that prohibits a purchaser of property from using the property as a grocery store, all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
170675 0  BillTo amend the Philadelphia Zoning Maps by changing the zoning designations of certain areas of land located within an area bounded by Woodbine Avenue, Upland Way, 59th Street, Lancaster Avenue, and 62nd Street.    Not available Not available
170365 0  BillAmending Chapter 19-200 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "City Funds - Deposits, Investments, Disbursements," by amending Section 19-201, entitled "City Depositories," by authorizing the City Treasurer to deposit funds in Santander Bank, National Association, under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
180457 1  BillAmending Chapter 9-600 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Service and Other Businesses," to add a new Section 9-637, entitled "Sale of Flavored Tobacco Products," prohibiting offering for sale and selling certain tobacco products other than cigarettes with characterizing flavors and fixing penalties; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
160026 1  BillAmending Title 12 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Traffic Code," Chapter 12-100, "General Provisions," by adding new definitions, and Chapter 12-900, "Parking Regulations and Penalties," by adding "live performing arts venue" to the entities exempt from paying fees for curb loading zone permits and adding a new Section, entitled "Performing Arts Priority Loading and Unloading Zones," providing for loading and unloading zones to allow easier access for performing artists to load-in and load-out at live performing arts venues around the City of Philadelphia; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
180729 0  BillAmending Section 10-710, entitled "Dumping of Debris and Short Dumping," by adding new provisions and amending Section 10-719, entitled "Penalties," by further amending the maximum penalty to be assessed; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
170517 0  BillAmending Section 9-605 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled 'Towing,' by increasing the amount of the fine that a towing company must pay for improper clean-up of an accident scene; all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190004 1  BillAmending Chapter 19-2900 of Title 19 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Senior Citizen Low Income Special Tax Provisions,” by extending the deadline for low-income seniors to apply for a refund or forgiveness of Real Estate Taxes.    Not available Not available
180820 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter to change certain gender specific references to gender neutral references, as approved by Resolution of the City Council; fixing the date of a special election for such purpose; prescribing the form of ballot question to be voted on; and, authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election.    Not available Not available
180943 1  BillAmending Chapter 9-1100 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled “Fair Practices Ordinance: Protections Against Unlawful Discrimination,” by adding a new section prohibiting retail establishments from refusing to accept cash as a form of payment, all under certain terms and conditions.    Not available Not available
190007 0  BillProviding for the submission to the qualified electors of the City of Philadelphia of an amendment to The Philadelphia Home Rule Charter establishing and defining the responsibilities of the Office of Immigrant Affairs; fixing the date of a special election for such purpose; prescribing the form of ballot questions to be voted on; and authorizing the appropriate officers to publish notice and to make arrangements for the special election.    Not available Not available
190069 0  ResolutionProposing an amendment to the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter providing for the creation of a Contractor Review Board within the Department of Licenses and Inspections; and providing for the submission of the amendment to the electors of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190087 0  ResolutionRecognizing the City Treasurer’s Office under the leadership of City Treasurer Rasheia Johnson and the Reconciliation Task Force for thes reconciliation of the City’s Bank accounts.    Not available Not available
190088 0  ResolutionRecognizing and celebrating the Asian-American Community in Philadelphia on the occasion of the 2019 Lunar New Year.    Not available Not available
190089 0  ResolutionAuthorizing City Council’s Committee on Aging to hold hearings on the potential for abuse in the guardianship appointment process and the financial burdens that such abuse could have on individuals being placed into guardianships.    Not available Not available
190090 0  ResolutionAuthorizing the Special Committee on Criminal Justice Reform to hold public hearings to examine adequate solutions in addressing the specific needs of incarcerated women.    Not available Not available
190092 0  ResolutionDeclaring February 2-11, 2019 as “National Black Lives Matter at School Week of Action” in the City of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available
190093 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing Chris Long for his incredible charitable work, and congratulating him for winning the NFL’s 2018 “Walter Payton Man of the Year” Award.    Not available Not available
190094 0  ResolutionHonoring and recognizing the Boy Scouts of America’s 109th Anniversary.    Not available Not available
190095 0  ResolutionDeclaring that the 3rd Week of March shall be “Martial Arts Week” in the City of Philadelphia.    Not available Not available