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"Resign-to-Run" Ballot Question Approved for May 20, 2014 Election

(Resolution No. 130715-A) RESOLUTION Proposing an amendment to the “resign to run” provision of the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter so that City elected officials may become candid… http://www.patransparency.org/index.php/blog/approved-ballot-question-for-may-20-2014-election/

Proposed Ballot Question to create a DHS Community Oversight Board

Bill No. 140101, Introduced in Philadelphia City Council Feb 20, 2014. As of 1/9/2015, no further action has been taken. Accompanying Resolution (where the exact effect of the … http://www.patransparency.org/index.php/blog/ballot-question-to-create-a-dhs-community-oversight-board/

May 20 Ballot Question to require Council sign-off on certain City contracts

A ballot question proposal was enacted on Feb 20, 2014: Resolution #130861, Bill #130851 You can look up the details using the bill and resolution numbers at https://phila.l… http://www.patransparency.org/index.php/blog/ballot-question-to-require-council-sign-off-on-certain-city-contracts/