October

  • Tue Oct
    14
    2014

    Storefront Challenge 2014 | 1:00pm - 3:00pm

    Walk the red carpet with the Philadelphia Commerce Department and the Community Design Collaborative as they honor some of Philly’s most unique and appealing storefronts and meet their innovative owners!
  • Thu Oct
    23
    2014

    Philly Parks Future Forum | 6:15pm - 7:45pm

    In preparation for the upcoming mayoral election, what lessons can Philadelphians and future city leaders learn from other city park systems to sustain and improve our parks?
  • Wed Oct
    29
    2014

    City Sessions 1: Making Philadelphia Family Friendly | 5:00pm - 7:30pm

    Keeping young families in Philadelphia will be critical to the city’s future success. Hear from local and national leaders and join the discussion about what is needed to make the city more family friendly.

November

  • Tue Nov
    11
    2014

    Urban Fiscal Stability and Public Pensions: Sustainability Going Forward | 3:00pm - 6:00pm

    Please join The Penn Institute for Urban Research for a discussion with leading practitioners and researchers on the complex fiscal issues facing cities, focusing on the legacy issues of the funding of pensions, and looking forward to strategies that will support financial sustainability.
  • Wed Nov
    19
    2014

    City Sessions 2: The University As Community | 5:00pm - 7:30pm

    Hear about collaborations and lessons learned from groundbreaking projects and partnerships that will inspire the possibilities between Philadelphia universities and communities. Share your vision for stronger town-gown relationships.

December

  • Wed Dec
    03
    2014

    City Sessions 3: Gentrification, Integration and Equity | 5:30pm - 8:00pm

    How can we make Philadelphia a more economically integrated, accessible and livable city for all? Explore how Philadelphia and other cities are addressing this important question through transit, housing and other infrastructure projects.