“No More Detroits” - The Philadelphia Public Bank Solution
Saturday, October 12, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)
“No More Detroits”
The Philadelphia Public Bank Solution
A Workshop for Community and Neighborhood Leaders Presented By
The Pennsylvania Project
The Public Banking Institute
Discuss the public banking solution, an innovative alternative to the current system of municipal finance that puts Philadelphia at the mercy of the Wall Street bankers.
Learn how Philadelphia can provide affordable credit to build wealth for our families and neighborhoods, provide low cost financing for vital infrastructure, create good paying jobs and generate non tax municipal revenue.
Saturday, October 12, 2013/8:30 AM to 4:00p.m.
The Arch Street United Methodist Church
50 North Broad Street, Philadelphia,Pa.
8:30AM Registration and coffee
9:00 Welcome to the Workshop
9:05 Public Banking:What it is and what it isn’t.
9:45 Questions and Answers
10:15 Coffee Break
10:30 “Philadelphia: Broke Unless You Count the $6.4Billion”
-Options to Capitalizethe Public Bank of Philadelphia
11:15 Defining the Mission for the Public Bank of Philadelphia
Reduced rate parking at Parking Center ($10 all day)
1324 Arch Street (Enter Arch from 12th or 13th) tickets at workshop
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The PA Public Bank Project and The Public Banking Institute