In the News State of Manufacturing in Philadelphia
By Bobby Henon
At this critical time in Philadelphia's history, it is imperative that we commit to supporting manufacturing as a way to create family-sustaining jobs, provide engaging opportunities for young people entering the workforce, and ensure that our city has the capability to compete on the global stage.
Manufacturing is...Read More >> National MFG Day National Manufacturing Day Declared in Philadelphia
Councilman Bobby Henon (6th Dist.) officially recognized Friday Oct. 4 as National Manufacturing Day in the City of Philadelphia. Henon was joined today by local manufacturers and business leaders at a proclamation ceremony in City Council.
Manufacturers will celebrate the 2ndAnnual National Manufacturing Day across the nation tomorrow. In Philadelphia,...Read More >> The Taskforce The Manufacturing Taskforce
The Manufacturing Matters Taskforce is a collaborative partnership that brings together Philadelphia’s City Departments and Agencies, City Council, regional leaders, private industry, public institutions and community leaders to put together a roadmap for Philadelphia’s manufacturing future. The Taskforce was created by Mayor Nutter and Councilman Bobby Henon, and with the support...Read More >>