COVID-19 information: The City's Business Activity and Stay at Home Order is in effect until further notice. For the latest information, visit Text COVIDPHL to 888-777 to receive updates to your phone.
In effect: 10:15 a.m. on Tuesday, March 17 until further notice

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city Non-essential City operations are halted, and all City buildings are closed to the public, effective Tuesday, March 17, 2020.
offices COVID-19 Remote Work Guidance for City Employees. If you need to work from home, go to
transit On May 17, SEPTA will return to regular schedules on most bus, trolley, Market-Frankford (MFL), Broad Street (BSL), and Norristown High Speed Lines. Some MFL and BSL stations remain closed and Regional Rail will continue to operate on reduced schedules until further notice. Please check for the latest schedules.
trash Regular trash collections will continue on or as close to its normal schedule as possible. Recycling materials will be collected on an every other week schedule. See the press release for more information.

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About the redesign

We’re in the process of creating a new website for Philadelphia from the ground up—with simple, mobile-friendly designs, more intuitive organization, and clear content.

Throughout the redesign process, we’ve been collaborating with people like you to inform the direction and usability of the site. Please continue to send us your thoughts:

  • Use the site’s feedback links to alert us to content errors and design feedback.

Where are we in the redesign process?

For the past few years, we’ve been working closely with content creators, City colleagues, and the public to rewrite service information and to design features that better meet your needs.



The homepage of became the official City homepage in 2018, and the content of and were merged.


We’re continuing to bring content onto this new platform. With your help we’ll continue to improve it.