You are viewing 8 articles by the author Jared Brey concerning Wilson Goode

    • Wilson Goode Jr.

After 16 years on City Council, Wilson Goode looks forward to moving on

“Tuesday was Election Day,” announced Wilson Goode, Jr., from his seat in Council Chambers just a few days after the primary election in May. “I lost the race for the first…

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City Council approves 3-D billboards in Center City

Philadelphia City Council voted on Thursday to approve legislation that would allow two animated, digital, three-dimensional billboards to be placed at key corners in Center City. Under the legislation, which was…

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New bills focus on housing affordability, zoning remapping

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson introduced a bill Thursday morning that would extend access to the city’s Longtime Owner Occupants Program (LOOP) to people who live in government-subsidized housing. Previously, the program, which…

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Council bills focus on tax relief for homeowners, low-income workers

Councilman Kenyatta Johnson introduced a bill on Thursday that would freeze indefinitely the amount of property taxes owed by certain homeowners in Philadelphia. The bill would amend the Longtime Owner Occupants…

    • Wilson Goode Jr.

Councilman says schools should decide whether 10-year abatement applies to school taxes

At-Large Councilman Wilson Goode, Jr., will introduce a bill in City Council Thursday allowing the School Reform Commission to decide whether the city’s 10-year real estate tax abatement should apply to…

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New Economic Opportunity Review Committee holds first meeting

City Council’s Economic Opportunity Review Committee held its first-ever hearing in Council’s Caucus Room Monday morning, outlining its mission and hearing testimony from members of the public. The Committee is charged…

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SEPTA updates City Council on lease negotiations

Since a resolution authorizing hearings on SEPTA’s lease agreement with the City was passed by City Council early last month, the two parties have begun working more closely and have drawn…

    • Council authorizes hearings on City’s lease agreement with SEPTA

Council authorizes hearings on City’s lease agreement with SEPTA

Members of City Council approved a resolution Thursday morning which authorizes the Committee on Appropriations to hold hearings looking into the City’s lease agreement with SEPTA. The resolution was introduced by…

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