On Thursday, December 11, 2014, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, the City of Philadelphia Department of Public Property in cooperation with Councilwoman Jannie L. Blackwell and Deputy Mayor for Public Safety, Everett A. Gillison hosted a community meeting for the Public Safety Services Campus Project. They were joined by State Senator Vincent Hughes and State Representative James Roebuck. The meeting was held in the auditorium of the West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut Street.
The purpose of the meeting was to 1) provide a project update, 2) review preliminary architectural site plans and 3) provide a forum for questions, concerns and comments.
Of the 123 attendees, 36 (29%) completed an evaluation form providing meeting feedback. 70% said the meeting provided enough opportunity for questions and input. 64% said the meeting increased their understanding of the project. And, 62% said their involvement in the meeting caused them to think positively about efforts to keep them informed.
Meeting participant questions and comments with Project Teams responses are on the FAQ page.