The Philadelphia Anti-Graffiti Network (PAGN) is dedicated to the eradication of graffiti vandalism through the coordinated efforts of city agencies, business organizations and community groups.
Office of the City Controller is the sole auditing agency
of Philadelphia City Government and the School District of Philadelphia.
Office of the City Representative and Director of Commerce promotes
and develops the foreign and domestic commerce of the City of Philadelphia.
These activities and policies are implemented through the Department
of Commerce, the Office of City Representative, the Office of Arts
and Culture, and the International Visitors Council.
The Capital Program Office (CPO), in
conjunction with the Finance Department's Office of Budget and Program
Evaluation, is responsible for the financial oversight of the City's
entire Capital Program (the City's financing and implementation plan
for the construction and renovation of City-owned buildings, public
facilities and infrastructure).
The Director of Finance acts
as the chief financial, accounting, and budget officer of the City.
The Director controls the Procurement and Revenue departments and the
Office of the City Treasurer; is chairman of the Municipal Board of
Pensions and Retirements, and is a member of the Mayor's Cabinet and
the City Planning Commission.
The Office of Fleet Management (OFM) supports
City departments and agencies in the delivery of municipal services by
ensuring that City vehicles and other automotive-related equipment are
available, dependable, and safe to operate.
The City of Philadelphia Law Department is
responsible for providing legal advice to all officers, departments,
boards, and commissions within the City concerning any matter arising
in connection with the exercise of their official powers.
The Managing Director's Office (MDO) is
the Cabinet-level office that directly supervises the thirteen operating
departments. Its function is to oversee, support and assist those
departments, and to enable the operating departments to enhance service
delivery to the neighborhoods.
The Minority Business Enterprise Council (MBEC) ensures
that businesses owned and operated by minorities, women, and the disadvantaged
and disabled are afforded equal access and opportunity to compete for
and secure contracts within the City of Philadelphia.
The Municipal Energy Office (MEO) is
charged with improving energy efficiency and reducing costs in City-owned
The Personnel Department works
in partnership with City departments, agencies, boards, and commissions
to attract and maintain a competitive and diverse workforce.
The Procurement Department is
the central purchasing and materials management agency for the
City of Philadelphia. Its purpose is to acquire services, supplies, equipment
and construction at the lowest price that meets the City's needs
while ensuring a fair and open process.
of Public Property manages
the physical infrastructure that supports City government operations.
It is responsible for the acquisition, disposition, lease, design,
construction, renovation, and maintenance of City properties
and the management of the City's communication systems.
The Revenue Department collects
taxes due the City and the School District of Philadelphia.
The Risk Management Division reduces
the financial impact of claims, lawsuits, and employee injuries
to the City; reduces the corresponding frequency and severity
of these events through the application of professional
risk management techniques; and provides a safe environment for
employees to work and the public to enjoy.
The City Treasurer's Office manages
the development and administration of the City's debt
policies, coordinates financial analysis and support for the City
and its related agencies, and manages the City's cash
The Water Revenue Bureau accurately
bills and collects water/sewer charges and fees, provides
quality, courteous and efficient services to the customers
of the Water Department, and ensures that the Water
Department has the resources necessary to continue to provide high-quality
water and cost-effective wastewater treatment to the
city and the region.