In light of the imminent closure of both Hahnemann University Hospital and Philadelphia Energy Solutions’ (PES) refinery in South Philadelphia, Philadelphia Works, Inc. and the City of Philadelphia are working to identify all available resources from our local workforce system in order to mitigate the impact for laid-off employees.
How will the expansion of SEPTA’s Norristown High Speed Line to the King of Prussia business district sustain the area’s continued growth?
The Greater Philadelphia region has experienced transformative growth over the past decade. Strategic public-private initiatives led by influential leaders have resulted in large-scale corporate expansions and relocations, improvements in talent attraction and retention, and substantial investments to enhance the public realm. To propel Philadelphia and its submarkets toward becoming a world class metropolitan […]
From meeting with Congressional Members on Capitol Hill to having lunch with their staffers, our members are helping to advance our business community at the federal level.
Parker details how increased Market-Frankford line capacity can accommodate continued ridership growth and support new developments.
The team responsible for Philadelphia’s bid for HQ2 has updated the #PhillyDelivers website to support broader business attraction activities.
Connecting the Region: An update on the Transportation Strategy enabling growth in Greater Philadelphia
The Chamber and its CEO Council for Growth have been making moves to transform Greater Philadelphia into a global region – and the outcomes are getting noticed (and awarded).
Members of the Chamber’s Middle Market and Energy Action Teams gathered for an exclusive presentation and conversation with Senator Mensch.
John A. Fry testifies the importance of the Northeast Corridor at US House Appropriations Subcommittee
On the morning of April 11, 2018, John Fry, Chair of the Chamber’s Board of Directors, testified the importance of investing in the Northeast Corridor to the US House Committee on Appropriations.
Reps. Ryan Costello (PA-06), Patrick Meehan (PA-07), Lou Barletta (PA-11) and Pete King (NY-02) urge the House Appropriations Committee to invest in the Northeast Corridor.
Fry gives insight into the development of High-Speed Passenger Rail Connections and how it is accelerating Philadelphia's progress as a global city.