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CITY OF PHILADELPHIA SELLS LONG-TERM DEBT COMPETITIVELY FOR THE FIRST TIME IN EIGHT YEARS

Philadelphia, April 22, 2014 – The City of Philadelphia announced that it sold $65.155 million of bonds for the initial financing of the Public Safety Services Campus at 4601 Market Street through a competitive sale process in two series – a $61.095

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MAYOR NUTTER ANNOUNCES WASTE WATCHERS INITIATIVE EXPANDING TO THE BLUE CROSS BROAD STREET RUN

Mayor Michael A. Nutter announced that the City of Philadelphia’s Waste Watchers Initiative, which promotes conscious waste disposal at citywide events, will now include the Blue Cross Broad Street Run on Sunday, May 4, 2014. This expansion is supported by

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA RELEASES RESULTS OF REPORTING FOR NEW ENERGY BENCHMARKING SURVEY

The City of Philadelphia announced partial results of the first-year energy usage reporting by owners or operators of large commercial buildings. With more than 86 percent of the buildings covered under the ordinance reporting, Philadelphia’s portfolio of buildings achieved an

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

MAYOR NUTTER SIGNS EXECUTIVE ORDER ON CITY POLICY REGARDING ICE DETAINER REQUESTS

Philadelphia, April 16, 2014– Mayor Michael A. Nutter, joined by members of City Council and community groups, signed an executive order amending the City of Philadelphia’s policy regarding U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement detainer requests.   “Philadelphia is a global,

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Neighborhoods, Press Release, Topics

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA ANNOUNCES RETURN OF BUDWEISER MADE IN AMERICA FESTIVAL

Shawn “Jay Z” Carter, Live Nation, and Budweiser announce complementary festival in LA   Philadelphia, April 16, 2014  – The City of Philadelphia announced plans to welcome back for a third year the “Budweiser Made in America” Festival, an exciting,

Posted in Arts & Culture, Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release, Topics

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA LAUNCHES NEW OPEN DATA WEBSITE FOR CITY CONTRACTS

Philadelphia, April 15, 2014 -  The City of Philadelphia, through a joint effort among the Finance Department, Chief Integrity Officer and the Office of Innovation and Technology (OIT), launched a new, online, open data website for City contracts (www.phila.gov/contracts/data).  The

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Neighborhoods, Press Release, Topics

Mayor Nutter Receives the Annual Report From DHS Community Oversight Board

Mayor Michael A. Nutter received the Community Oversight Board’s (COB) 2014 Annual report for the Department of Human Services, which recognizes DHS’s successful implementation of twenty-one of the thirty-seven recommendations by the Child Welfare Review Panel (CWRP).  Of the remaining

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

PHILADELPHIA RANKS 9TH IN EPA’S LIST OF TOP CITIES WITH ENERGY STAR® CERTIFIED BUILDINGS

Philadelphia, April 10, 2014– In a list released this morning by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) the Philadelphia region was ranked 9th in the U.S. list of the top 25 U.S. metropolitan areas with the most ENERGY STAR certified buildings.

Posted in Press Release

Mayor Nutter Sends Letter to City Council Regarding the Proposed Sale of Philadelphia Gas Works

Mayor Michael A. Nutter sent a letter to members of the Philadelphia City Council regarding the proposed sale of the Philadelphia Gas Works.  The text of the letter is as follows:   Dear Members of City Council: I understand that

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release

Inspector General Honors City Attorney for Recovering More Than $270,000 in Bounced Checks

Inspector General Amy L. Kurland awarded the City of Philadelphia’s third annual Integrity Award to Ann Agnes Pasquariello, Divisional Deputy Solicitor, for her work in recovering more than $270,000 from businesses that paid for business licenses and construction permits with

Posted in Mayor's Press Releases, Press Release
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