Philadelphia’s New Job Growth Concentrated In Sectors Paying $35,000 or Less
After decades of economic contraction, Philadelphia has added jobs for nine straight years, an unbroken growth streak not seen since the boom years of World War II.
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The Deck the Hall Light Show presented by Independence Blue Cross will once again illuminate Dilworth Park this holiday season. Produced with support from the Center City District and 6abc, this annual display of lights and music will premiere on Monday, November 25 and run through January 1, 2020.
Since the Center City District (CCD) began gathering data in 2001 on downtown establishments that provided outdoor seating, the number of seats has steadily increased. That trend has continued in 2019, with locations throughout Center City providing a record number of 6,969 seats, a 5% increase from 6,631 in 2018.
On September 28th, businesses in downtown Philadelphia will open their doors for a day of shopping, special promotions and VIP experiences for the second annual, Shop Center City Saturday, an all-day event for shoppers to explore and discover all that Center City’s retail and dining scenes has to offer.
|Philadelphia’s New Job Growth Concentrated In Sectors Paying $35,000 or Less||October 24, 2019||Employment, Research, Report||No Attachment|
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|Center City District Launches New Interactive Developments Map||October 1, 2019||Retail, Report||No Attachment|
|Center City District Report Examines State of Philadelphia’s Retail in 2018||December 4, 2018||Retail, Research, Report||No Attachment|
|Downtown Residents, Visitors, Workers Drive Rising Demand For Center City Retail||December 6, 2017||Retail, Research, Report||No Attachment|
|New Report: '2017 Housing Report: Building on Optimism'||February 15, 2017||Report, Housing||No Attachment|
|New Report: ‘Philadelphia: An Incomplete Revival’||January 30, 2017||Report, Tax policy||No Attachment|
|Increased Demand, Growing Population Fuel $1 Billion in Demand For Downtown Retail||December 5, 2016||Retail, Report||No Attachment|
|Bicycle Commuting Up 79% in Greater Center City Since 2010||October 17, 2016||Bicycles, Transportation, Report||No Attachment|
|New Outdoor Seating Venues Join Growing Number of Outdoor Cafés||September 6, 2016||Report, Retail||No Attachment|
|Sustaining Demand for Downtown Housing||February 16, 2016||Report, Residential, Housing||No Attachment|
|$1 Billion in Demand for Downtown Retail Fuels Dramatic Expansion||December 7, 2015||Retail, Report||No Attachment|
|Outdoor Seating Popular and Growing in Center City||September 2, 2015||Report, Retail||No Attachment|
|New Report Shows Vigorous Growth in Center City||February 17, 2015||Report, Residential, Housing||No Attachment|