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City of Philadelphia
Public Hearing Notice

The Committee on Rules of the Council of the City of Philadelphia will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at 10:00 AM, in Room 400, City Hall, to hear testimony on the following item:
170406 ... An Ordinance continuing the Mt. Airy Business Improvement District beyond its termination date, in an area that generally includes both sides of Germantown Avenue from 6300 to 7631 and certain blocks of streets that intersect that portion of Germantown Avenue and for which the Mt. Airy Improvement District, Inc., a Pennsylvania nonprofit corporation, is the Neighborhood Improvement District Management Association for the District; approving a final plan and report for the District, including a list of proposed improvements and their estimated cost, and providing for assessment fees to be levied on property owners within the District; authorizing the Director of Commerce, on behalf of the City, to execute an agreement with the Mt. Airy Improvement District, Inc. relating to the District; and authorizing the Mt. Airy Improvement District, Inc. to assess certain property owners within the District a special property assessment fee to be used in accordance with the approved final plan; all in accordance with the provisions of the Community and Economic Improvement Act, and under certain terms and conditions.
This hearing is also being held in compliance with Section 5 of the Community and Economic Improvement Act (53 P.S. § 18105) for the purpose of receiving public comment from affected property owners on the proposed neighborhood improvement district plan for the proposed Mt. Airy Business Improvement District ("District"), a copy of which is attached as Exhibit A to Bill No. 170406. The Council of the City of Philadelphia initiated action to establish the proposed District by enacting Resolution No. 170418 (adopted May 4, 2017).
This hearing is also being held in compliance with Section 5 of the Community and Economic Improvement Act (53 P.S. § 18105) for the purpose of receiving public comment from affected property owners on the proposed neighborhood improvement district plan for the proposed Mt. Airy Business Improvement District ("District"), a copy of which is attached as Exhibit A to Bill No. 170406. The Council of the City of Philadelphia initiated action to establish the proposed District by enacting Resolution No. 170418 (adopted May 4, 2017).
Immediately following the public hearing, a meeting of the Committee on Rules, open to the public, will be held to consider the action to be taken on the above listed item.
Copies of the foregoing item are available in the Office of the Chief Clerk of the Council, Room 402, City Hall.

Michael Decker
Chief Clerk




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PostedMay 24, 2017