Benefiting Greater Philadelphia’s growth-oriented businesses
NOMINATE A SMALL TO MID-SIZE BUSINESS OR LEADER FOR AN EXCELLENCE AWARD
- Advocate for a competitive tax and regulatory structure that ensures simplicity for small business compliance and provides long-term certainty.
- Support policies that increase and streamline access to capital for small businesses to enable business expansion or hiring.
- Advocate for small businesses in Harrisburg to address business tax competitiveness issues that contribute to the low rate of job creation in Pennsylvania.
- Work to ensure a fair regulatory business climate and lobby on legislation affecting health insurance, workforce development, and economic development.
- Advocate for a more competitive local tax environment, including reductions in wage and business taxes
- Promote processes that ease doing business in Philadelphia, including online permitting and increased coordination among city departments
- Call for continued investments in neighborhood commercial corridors to support small business growth
PHL Neighborhood Growth Project
The Chamber’s PHL Neighborhood Growth Project is an integrated, comprehensive approach to advance a smart collection of pro-growth policies designed to grow jobs and small businesses across Philadelphia, block by block. The four pillars of the Project’s Inclusive Growth Agenda are:
- Inclusive Growth and Good Jobs
- Education and Workforce Modernization
- Safe and Healthy Neighborhoods
- Putting People First at City Hall
You can help build support for our inclusive, pro-growth agenda in City Hall:
- Join our coalition – Join the growing coalition of organizations and businesses in support of NGP
- Stay informed – Sign up for email alerts and follow us on Facebook and Twitter
- Show and share your support – Declare “I Support Neighborhood Jobs” on social media
- Tell your clients and team – Include information about our pro-growth agenda in your company-wide updates
- Contact your Council member – Tell your Council member you support PHL Neighborhood Growth Project’s efforts
- Write a letter to editor – Submit a letter of support to the Philadelphia Inquirer, the Philadelphia Tribune, and the Philadelphia Daily News
There are many other ways to get in involved in our city’s future through our new PHL Neighborhood Growth Project. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to ask how you can make a difference.