"Council can take action now to reshape our city for the next 50 years. We need modern zoning rules and regulations to help make Philadelphia the Next Great American City," said Bryan Collins, Philadelphia outreach coordinator for Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future, which manages the Next Great City Initiative. "Thousands of citizens voted for this change, and community groups from throughout the city support it. Signing the petition is one way we can show Council this broad support for the new zoning code."
The new code seeks to improve life for Philadelphians by focusing on: Neighborhoods, Simplification and Fairness, Business and job creation, The Elderly, and Sustainability. the e-Petition will be delivered to City Council prior to the scheduled vote in the fall. Read more on this at PlanPhilly.com