The 2015 World Meeting of Families and Papal Visit is less than 8 days away and here is the latest information to help guide your stay:
Mayor Michael A. Nutter held a press conference on September 10th with more details on how things are really starting to look for the week of 9/20-27/2015. For his latest remarks please view them here: http://bit.ly/1L6geAy
. One important highlight is to note that the TOWING OF CARS BEGINS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20th!
Please see more information about that here: http://6abc.cm/1FBpHte
and visit the Philadelphia Parking Authority's official website
for more details regarding towing and parking restrictions: http://bit.ly/1NzGvZK
The Department of Commerce will activate a Business Resource Center to provide information to Philadelphia businesses on how the World Meeting of Families and Papal Visit will impact their employees and operations. Please click here for the Papal Visit Business Resource Center FAQs: : http://1.usa.gov/1TN6GdX
. The Center will be operational at 1:00 p.m. August 17th, and from that point will receive calls to the hotline (215-683-2100) Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Businesses can also submit questions to email@example.com. Businesses should use this service if their questions are not answered by first visiting the City’s Papal Visit Information Center (http://www.phila.gov/InformationCenters/pope/Pages/default.aspx
) where information will be updated on a regular basis.
In leading up to the monumental event, the World Meeting of Families has released a mobile app to help you plan your stay during the 2015 World Meeting of Families event. The “Go Philadelphia!” app, available on both iOS and Android, will guide you through your stay with local activities and events, FAQs and more. http://www.worldmeeting2015.org/the-latest/mobileapps/
Interested in vending at the 2015 World Meeting of Families events? All vendors requesting information regarding the 2015 World Meeting of Families and Papal Visit weekend please e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
As of August 17th, 2015 there will be no more applications accepted for vending at the World Meeting of Families Event.
For any other information including but not limited to transportation, places to stay, things to do and see throughout the city region, and the official Papal Itinerary, please visit the official 2015 World Meeting of Families website at: http://www.worldmeeting2015.org/