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Archival Record Series

City Charter Review Advisory Committee

[Record Group 176]

176.1 Minutes
1986-1989
18 folders, no index
Minutes of the eighteen meetings of the Committee held between 26 June 1986 and 20 May 1989.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
176.2 Transcripts of Public Hearings
1987-1988
2 cu.ft., no index
Two rounds of public hearings were held by the Committee. The first fifteen occurred in May-July and October 1987. The second series of hearings, totaling 37, were entitled "community public hearings" because they were held in various community locations throughout the city during the period September-December 1988. Complete stenographic records of each public hearing are included, along with some statements of testimony by individuals and organizations.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
176.3 Statements Made to City Charter Review Advisory Committee
1987
1 cu.ft., index
Statements of testimony made to the City Charter Review Advisory Committee as part of the first round of public hearings in May, June, July and October 1987. Many of these are also included as part of Record Series 176.2.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
176.4 Files
1986-1989
1 cu.ft., index
Includes agendas; background information; opinions of counsel Charles W. Bowser; budget; notes & information about charter; City Council resolution, correspondence and memoranda; minutes of the private Home Rule Charter Review Advisory Committee for 11 March 1987; biographies of members of the Committee; news releases and clippings; recommendations; and some reports.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
176.5 Recommendations
1989
2 volumes, index
Includes City Charter Review Advisory Committee Recommendations (20 September 1989) and Summary of the Report and Recommendations fo the City Charter Review Advisory Committee (7 September 1989). The former volume includes information on the background of the Advisory Committee, biographies of its members and staff; information about the public hearings; recommended amendments to the Philadelphia Home Rule Charter and recommended ballot questions; and appendices.
Location: City Archives, 3101 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104

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