Monthly Archives: February 2011

MAYOR NUTTER TO KICK OFF 2011 “SPLASH AND SUMMER FUNd” CAMPAIGN TO KEEP CITY POOLS OPEN

WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter Bob Kane, First Niagra, Eastern Pennsylvania Regional President Mike DiBerardinis, Commissioner, Department of Parks & Recreation Sue Slawson, Commissioner, Department of Recreation WHAT: Mayor Nutter will kick off the 2011 “Splash and Summer FUNd” campaign.

Posted in Media Advisory

MAYOR NUTTER RELEASES REPORT DETAILING IMPACT OF HR 1 ON PHILADELPHIA

Philadelphia, February 28, 2011- Mayor Michael A. Nutter criticized federal budget cuts that have been passed by the 112th U.S. House of Representatives and called on the U.S. Senate to reject those cuts. The House of Representatives passed House Resolution

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA NAMED LEADER IN TRANSPORTATION INNOVATION

Philadelphia, February 25, 2011- Today the National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) released a study that recognizes Philadelphia as a “Smarter City” for its implementation of innovative transportation policies and practices. The NRDC study, conducted in collaboration with the Center for

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

Deputy Mayor Gillison, Fire Commissioner Ayers To Address Mutual Aid Agreement With New Jersey

WHO: Deputy Mayor Everett Gillison Fire Commissioner Lloyd Ayers WHAT: Deputy Mayor Gillison and Commissioner Ayers will discuss Philadelphia’s mutual aid agreement with the State of New Jersey signed July 2008. This agreement codifies how fire departments assist each other

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Mayor Nutter Announces 2010 Sales Of Philadelphia Hotel Rooms At All Time High

February 18, 2011 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that, despite the economic recession, hotels in Philadelphia sold more rooms than ever before in 2010. In its end-of year report, Smith Travel Research, a firm that monitors and analyzes hotel

Posted in Featured Announcements

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR NUTTER ON REVEREND MARGUERITE E. HANDY

Philadelphia, February 16, 2011 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter issued the following statement on the death of Reverend Dr. Marguerite E. Handy, Executive Director of the Mayor’s Office of Faith-Based Initiatives: “Reverend Marguerite Handy was a woman of faith, a

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

OEO Announces 1st Quarter FY2012 Participation, Rate Exceeds Goal

Philadelphia, February 16, 2012 – Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced the release of the Office of Economic Opportunity’s (OEO) first quarter report for Fiscal Year 2012, which highlights that the City’s operating departments have achieved a 26.6% participation rate exceeding

Posted in Employment, Press Release, Topics

MAYOR NUTTER ANNOUNCES $1 MILLION IN NEIGHBORHOOD ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GRANTS, CELEBRATES JOBS WEEK

Philadelphia, February 14, 2011- Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced the recipients of the 2011 Neighborhood Economic Development grants, which are funded by $1 million in Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funding. The grants support the completion of community development corporation

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

MAYOR NUTTER TO ANNOUNCE $1 MILLION IN NEIGHBORHOOD ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT GRANTS

WHO: Mayor Michael A. Nutter Councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez Reverend Luis Cortes Jr., President and CEO of Esperanza WHAT: Mayor Nutter and the Commerce Department will announce the recipients of the 2011 Neighborhood Economic Development Grants, which support development projects in

Posted in Media Advisory

MAYOR NUTTER APPOINTS NEW MEMBER TO ZONING BOARD OF ADJUSTMENT

Philadelphia, February 2, 2010- Mayor Michael A. Nutter has appointed Jeff Rush to the Zoning Board of Adjustment (ZBA). “Jeff is a lifelong Philadelphian and has demonstrated his tremendous commitment to his city through service in civic organizations across the

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release
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