Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14 until further notice

COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is now available for everyone 5 and older! Get your children vaccinated today. Find a City-run vaccine clinic or partner vaccine clinic to protect yourself and your loved ones. If you have questions about vaccination, call (215) 685-5488.

Office of Human Resources

Residency waivers

To get a job with the City, you must fulfill certain residency requirements:

  • Exempt positions: You must move to Philadelphia within six months after your appointment date.
  • Civil service positions: you must live in Philadelphia for one year before your appointment date.

These requirements have been waived for certain positions. You can find a list of these waivers below.