Council President Clarke

Council President Clarke

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Recent Legislation

  • Resolution 190875

    IN COUNCIL on Oct. 31, 2019

    Honoring and congratulating Patrick O’Donnell on the occasion of his retirement following 35 years of loyal and dedicated service to the City of Philadelphia and ...


  • Resolution 190869

    IN COUNCIL on Oct. 31, 2019

    Recognizing the Launch of the Inaugural Philadelphia Public School Homecoming Weekend Celebrating Alumni of the School District of Philadelphia.


  • Bill 190851

    IN COUNCIL on Oct. 31, 2019

    ENCROACHMENT SIDEWALK CAFES

    Authorizing Steven Cook (“Owner”) to install, own, and maintain an open-air sidewalk café at 1301-05 North Howard Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122 (“Property”), all under certain ...


  • Resolution 190834

    ADOPTED on Oct. 24, 2019

    Recognizing and honoring Aaron McKie as he begins his first season as Head Coach of Temple University’s Men’s Basketball Team.


  • Resolution 190833

    ADOPTED on Oct. 24, 2019

    Calling for the installation of a Philadelphia Historic Marker on the west end of Eakins Oval, near Ericsson Fountain on Spring Garden Street, to commemorate ...


  • Resolution 190832

    ADOPTED on Oct. 24, 2019

    Recognizing and Honoring David Shaw for all the work he has done for the Blind and Disabled Community.

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Representing District 5
Serving as Council President

Since 2012


Representing District 5

From 2008 until 2011


Sponsored legislation by topic

289 REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

199 VACANT PROPERTY

75 ZONING

58 MODEL CITIES URBAN RENEWAL AREA

54 PHILADELPHIA LAND BANK

39 ENCROACHMENT

36 CITY PLAN

34 PAID

32 PHILADELPHIA HOME RULE CHARTER

28 PARKING REGULATIONS

27 AGREEMENTS

26 SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

25 ZONING AND PLANNING

24 PHILADELPHIA HOUSING AUTHORITY

22 CITY-OWNED PARCELS

22 STRIKE FROM & VACATE

19 REAL ESTATE TAX

19 CENTER CITY DISTRICT

17 BONDS

16 PHILADELPHIA MUNICIPAL AUTHORITY

14 REVISION

14 OPERATING BUDGET

14 NEWSSTAND

13 TAXES

12 SIDEWALK CAFES

12 AIRPORT

12 REALTY USE AND OCCUPANCY TAX

12 RETIREMENT CODE

11 ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY PLANS

11 WAGE AND NET PROFITS TAX

11 CAPITAL PROGRAM

10 CAPITAL BUDGET

10 GRANTS REVENUE FUND

10 VETERAN'S ADVISORY COMMISSION

10 GENERAL FUND

9 PHILADELPHIA WATER

9 PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY

9 NEW KENSINGTON - FISHTOWN URBAN RENEWAL AREA

9 SEWER AND STORM WATER RATE BOARD

8 DEFERRED RETIREMENT OPTION PLAN (DROP)

8 CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT

8 CECIL B. MOORE URBAN RENEWAL AREA

8 AFFORDABLE HOUSING

8 SEPTA

8 BOARD OF ETHICS

7 VENDORS

7 BOARD OF EDUCATION

7 SINKING FUND COMMISSION

7 HUD

7 SCHOOL TAX AUTHORIZATION

7 NEIGHBORHOOD TRANSFORMATION INITIATIVE

7 TOWING

7 KEYSTONE OPPORTUNITY ZONE

7 FIVE YEAR PLAN

7 BUSINESS PRIVILEGE TAX

7 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT BLOCK GRANTS (CDBGS)

7 TEMPLE UNIVERSITY

6 PHILADELPHIA REDEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY

6 MINIMUM WAGE

6 LICENSES

6 EASEMENTS

6 BICYCLES

6 GUNS

6 FIREARMS

5 BUILDING CODE

5 BREWERYTOWN URBAN RENEWAL AREA

5 FARMERS' MARKETS

5 ETHICS

5 HOUSING TRUST FUND

5 VIOLENCE

4 WATER AND SEWER

4 FRANKLIN TOWN PROJECT

4 PROPERTY MAINTENANCE CODE

4 TRAFFIC CODE

4 TAXES AND COLLECTIONS

4 FINANCE

4 ANIMALS

4 SOUTHEASTERN PENNSYLVANIA MUTUAL AID AND INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT

4 CITY DEPOSITORIES

4 SIGNS

4 FEES

3 PROPERTY LICENSES AND OWNER ACCOUNTABILITY

3 SIDEWALK SALES

3 ONE WAY STREET REGULATIONS

3 REFUSE AND LITTERING

3 SALES AND USE TAX AND HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX

3 PERMIT PARKING DISTRICT

3 BOARD OF PENSIONS AND RETIREMENT

3 VACANT PROPERTY REVIEW COMMITTEE

3 NEIGHBORHOOD IMPROVMENT DISTRICT

3 PUBLICATION OF NOTICES BY CITY

3 REALTY TRANSFER TAX

3 POLICE ADVISORY COMMISSION

3 CENTER CITY REDEVELOPMENT AREA

3 WEST FAIRHILL/EAST TIOGA/HUNTING PARK URBAN RERNEWAL AREA

3 DEPARTMENT OF PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT

3 OVERLAY ZONING DISTRICT

3 FAIRMOUNT PARK SYSTEM

3 FREE LIBRARY OF PHILADELPHIA

3 REBUILD PROJECT STATEMENT

3 SENIOR CITIZEN LOW INCOME SPECIAL TAX PROVISIONS

2 TAX LIENS

2 SCHOOL REFORM COMMISSION

2 BUSINESS INCOME AND RECEIPTS TAXES

2 RECORDS DEPARTMENT

2 PHILADELPHIA COMMUNITY REINVESTMENT COMMISSION

2 COMMERCIAL ESTABLISHMENTS ON RESIDENTIAL BLOCKFACES

2 PROCUREMENT

2 CONTRACTORS

2 POLITICAL CONTRIBUTIONS

2 TAX EXEMPTIONS FOR LONGTIME OWNER-OCCUPANTS OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES

2 ELECTRICAL CONDUIT

2 WATER FUND

2 BUDGET STABILIZATION RESERVE

2 MUNICIPALITIES AUTHORITIES ACT

2 JUNK DEALERS

2 AMERICAN STREET INDUSTRIAL CORRIDOR URBAN RENEWAL AREA

2 FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS

2 TAX INCREMENT FINANCING DISTRICT

2 YORKTOWN SPECIAL DISTRICT CONTROLS

2 TRAFFIC REGULATIONS

2 ELECTRONIC SMOKING DEVICES

2 NORTH CENTRAL FRONT STREET SPECIAL DISTRICT CONTROLS

2 CECIL B. MOORE AND TEMPLE UNIVERSITY SPECIAL SERVICES DISTRICT

2 NORTHERN LIBERTIES BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

2 POLICE DEPARTMENT

2 STRAWBERRY MANSION UBRAN RENEWAL AREA

2 INCOME INEQUALITY INITIATIVE - EARNED INCOME TAX CREDIT

2 SMOKING

2 AUTOMATED RED LIGHT ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM

2 WASTE MANAGEMENT

2 HEADQUARTER HOTEL NEIGHBORHOOD IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

2 PHILADELPHIA GAS WORKS

2 HOMELESS

2 RETIREMENT SYSTEM

2 CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS

2 OFFICE OF PROPERTY ASSESSMENT

2 PAID SICK LEAVE

2 TRAFFIC COURT

2 CITY SOLICITOR

2 ENERGY

2 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUND

2 THE PHILADELPHIA ENERGY AUTHORITY

2 PROMOTING HEALTHY FAMILIES AND WORKPLACES

2 PUBLIC SAFETY ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS

2 PREDATORY LENDING

1 CASH FOR GOLD ESTABLISHMENTS

1 CAR SHARING

1 REVENUE DEPARTMENT

1 COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

1 PARKS AND RECREATION

1 JOBS COMMISSION

1 LOGAN SQUARE NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION

1 FEDERAL STIMULUS FUNDING

1 UNIVERSITY HOUSING SPECIAL SERVICES DISTRICT

1 BLIGHT ELIMINATION

1 BENJAMIN FRANKLIN PARWAY CONTROLS

1 ANTI-OBESITY TAX CREDIT

1 CRIME

1 AMTRAK

1 BLOCK PARTIES

1 FESTIVALS

1 DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

1 NAMING OF PUBLIC PROPERTY

1 DEPARTMENT OF PARKS AND RECREATION

1 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PLAN

1 STREETS DEPARTMENT

1 MINORITY PARTICIPATION

1 FAIRMOUNT PARK COMMISSION

1 RESIDENTIAL MORTGAGE FORECLOSURE DIVERSION PROGRAM

1 HANDICAPPED PARKING

1 HOUSING

1 EMERGENCY SOLUTIONS GRANT

1 WORKFORCE HOUSING OPPORTUNITY ZONE

1 HOMESTEAD EXCLUSION

1 HATE CRIMES

1 SAFETY

1 LANDLORD AND TENANT

1 PUBLIC PROPERTY

1 POP-UP SHOPS

1 EDUCATIONAL HOUSING DISTRICTS

1 JOB CREATION TAX CREDIT

1 PIDC

1 BOARD OF REVISION OF TAXES

1 COMMISSION ON UNIVERSAL PRE-KINDERGARTEN

1 AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE

1 EAST POPLAR URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 CONDEMNATION

1 SPRING GARDEN/NCA OVERLAY DISTRICT

1 PHILADELPHIA ACTIVITIES FUND

1 COMMERCE

1 HEALTHY BEVERAGE ALTERNATIVES

1 SHERIFF'S FEES

1 COMMUNITY BENEFITS AGREEMENTS

1 OFFICE OF ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY REGISTRY

1 WEAPONS

1 TAX REVIEW BOARD

1 REVERSE MORTGAGES

1 PHILADELPHIA NAVAL SHIPYARD

1 COMCAST

1 CABLE TELEVISION

1 INCOME INEQUALITY INITIATIVE

1 SANCTUARY CITY

1 TASK FORCE ON RETIREMENT SECURITY FOR PRIVATE SECTOR EMPLOYEES IN PHILADELPHIA

1 PHILADELPHIA WORKFORCE HOUSING OPPORTUNITY ZONES

1 GAS COMMISSION

1 LIBRARY FOR THE BLIND AND PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED

1 TEMPORARY REMOVAL OF FIREARMS OF PERSONS POSING A RISK OF IMMINENT PERSONAL INJURY TO SELF OR OTHERS

1 AIDS

1 HERO AWARDS

1 COMPENSATION

1 DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS

1 USE REGULATIONS

1 REDEVELOPMENT PROPOSALS AND CONTRACTS

1 ELECTRONIC SCANNERS

1 FOOD

1 PHILADELPHIA COUNTY DEMOLITION FUND

1 OFFENSIVE SYMBOLS

1 HONOR BOXES

1 SECURITIZED SALE OF CITY LIENS

1 AMMUNITION

1 HOMESTEAD EXEMPTION

1 NORTH BROAD BUSINESS IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

1 HARD-WIRED SMOKE ALARMS

1 EXCAVATION IN AND UNDER THE SIDEWALKS

1 PAVING

1 CRIMINAL DEFIANT TRESPASSERS

1 CIGARETTE TAX

1 LIQUOR BY THE DRINK TAX

1 CLEAN INDOOR AIR WORKER PROTECTION LAW

1 NORTH PHILADELPHIA REDEVELOPMENT AREA

1 VACANT PREMISES

1 RECREATION FUND

1 REAL ESTATE NON-UTILIZATION TAX

1 LIBRARIES

1 PENNSYLVANIA BOARD OF PROBATION AND PAROLE

1 VIOLENCE REDUCTION

1 RECORDING OF DEEDS

1 PARKING AUTHORITY

1 HISTORIC PRESERVATION

1 ADMINISTRATIVE ADJUDICATION OF PARKING VIOLATIONS

1 PAYROLL DEDUCTIONS

1 ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

1 CITY INCENTIVES FOR RAPID GROWTH AND EXPANSION

1 PICA

1 ROOFTOP CONDUCT

1 INCLUSIONARY AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING

1 INFRASTRUCTURE

1 SENIOR CITIZENS

1 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE CAMERA PROGRAM

1 LOCAL BIDDING PREFERENCES

1 PROPERTY ASSESSMENT

1 VETERANS

1 HEALTH CODE

1 FIRST SOURCE JOBS POLICY

1 OUTDOOR ADVERTISING

1 911

1 REGISTERED COMMUNITY ORGANIZATIONS

1 FUND FOR PHILADELPHIA

1 PARKS

1 FAIR PRACTICES

1 BUSINESS PRIVILEGE LICENSE

1 SOUTHWEST TEMPLE URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 STREET RENAMING

1 HEADQUARTER HOTEL TAX INCREMENT FINANCING DISTRICT

1 EASTWICK URBAN RENEWAL AREA

1 COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF PHILADELPHIA

1 STREET PAVING

1 HOSPITALS AND HIGHER EDUCATION FACILITIES AUTHORITY

1 DUMPING

1 OFFICE OF VETERANS AFFAIRS

1 ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY REVIEW COMMITTEE

1 FAIR CHANCE HOUSING

1 WATER DEPARTMENT

1 FIREFIGHTERS

1 USE OF AN AUTOMATED SPEED ENFORCEMENT SYSTEM TO IMPROVE SAFETY ON ROOSEVELT BOULEVARD

1 FINES & PENALTIES

1 NORTH BROAD NEIGHBORHOOD IMPROVEMENT DISTRICT

1 REDISTRICTING

1 DEMOLITION

1 LOBBYING

1 SUGAR-SWEETENED BEVERAGE TAX

1 TOBACCO AND TOBACCO-RELATED PRODUCTS TAX