With the release by the Board of Ethics of the Philadelphia Lobbying Information System in January 2014, the public can easily access the data disclosed by principals, lobbyists, and lobbying firms of their interactions with City officials and employees.
The Board of Ethics will be hosting the following two events to discuss lobbying in Philadelphia:General Overview
: A meeting to give a general overview of the lobbying information data for the public.October 9th, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Board of Ethics Office – 18th Floor
One Parkway Building
1515 Arch St., Philadelphia PA, 19102 Open Data
: An event to more deeply explore strategies on how to search for and analyze data from the system. October 9th, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Innovation Lab – 16th Floor
Municipal Services Building
1401 JFK Boulevard, Philadelphia PA, 19102
If you’re interested in learning about lobbying in the City, then plan to attend one of our two events! To look at the current data go to http://plis.cloudapp.net
and click on “Search” to begin.
If you would like further information, please contact us at (215) 686-9450.