Creating safe and healthy neighborhoods for all

Next week, we will be bringing together healthcare, political, and neighborhood leaders to continue the conversation of not only how we create safer and healthier neighborhoods across Philadelphia, but the importance of why we need to.

Kenney Administration, City Council President, SDP, the Chamber, Support Governor’s Call For Additional School Environmental Remediation Funding

Mayor Jim Kenney, City Council President Darrell L. Clarke, School District of Philadelphia Superintendent Dr. William Hite, and Daniel J. Hilferty, CEO, Independence Health Group, applauded Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s budget request to provide additional funding for Pennsylvania schools.

5 Ways to Increase Government Transparency

On January 22, 2020, the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia kicked off Transparency in Local Government: Putting People First at City Hall with a highlight reel from our Inclusive Growth Hearing.

About the Hearing

On November 25, 2019, over 100 business and civic leaders convened at City Hall to present the PHL Neighborhood Growth Project’s Inclusive Growth Agenda to Philadelphia City Council’s Commerce and Economic Development Committee. The highlight reel featured various different business and civic leaders who made the case for creating good jobs that pay family-sustaining wages as a way of reducing poverty in Philadelphia.

The video set […]