Image

3:26 PM / Tuesday January 31, 2023

29 Apr 2016

Councilman Derek S. Green elected chair of the Philadelphia Gas Commission

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
April 29, 2016 Category: Local Posted by:

ABOVE PHOTO:  Councilman Derek S. Green

Councilman Derek S. Green was sworn in as Commissioner for the Philadelphia Gas Commission, but more notably, he was elected unanimously as Chair. 

On April 7, 2016, City Council of Philadelphia adopted Resolution No. 160254 appointing Councilman Green to serve on the Gas Commission for a term ending January 7, 2020.

Councilman Green was sworn in by the Presiding Commissioner and congratulated by all.  Following the swearing in, remarks were made by fellow Commissioners, and the Chair had this to say about esteemed former Chair and Councilwoman Marian B. Tasco:

“I am honored and humbled to have the support of my colleagues on the Commission, and understand that I have big shoes to fill with the departure of former Chair, and Councilwoman Marian B. Tasco, who I highly respect.”

As the new Chair, Councilman Green immediately conducted the remainder of the meeting.

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Leave a Comment

Recent News

Local

Office of Economic Opportunity debuts virtual educational series to advance pathways toward generational wealth

January 30, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email  PHILADELPHIA – The Department of Commerce, Office of Economic Opportunity (OEO) is advancing...

Suburban News

Black History Month events in Montgomery County 

January 30, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email Here is a listing of this year’s upcoming events. All will be held...

Stateside

Pennsylvanians encouraged to use myPATH to file 2022 PA tax returns

January 30, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email With the opening of tax filing season, the Department of Revenue is encouraging...

Color Of Money

Preparing for tax season: Three tips to keep your documents organized

January 27, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email BPT Taxes can be a daunting task. Some people are so anxious that...

Health

What is DME and why it matters if you have diabetes

January 27, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email BPT Whether you have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, or are a...

Food And Beverage

What’s Cookin’? 7 Bean Stew

January 27, 2023

Tweet Share Pin Email Tweet Share Pin Email Related Posts What’s Cookin’?: 7 Bean Stew What’s Cookin’?...

The Philadelphia Sunday Sun Staff