Councilman Bobby Henon represents Philadelphia's 6th Council District in Northeast Philadelphia, which includes the proud neighborhoods of Tacony, Mayfair, Holmesburg, Lexington Park, Holme Circle, Ashton, Bridesburg, Wissinoming, Port Richmond, East Torresdale, Castor Gardens, Oxford Circle, Rhawnhurst, Bells Corner, and Frankford.
He is a lifelong resident of the Northeast, where he lives with his wife, Jill, and their two sons, Matt and Zack. Learn more about Bobby.
The below statement from Councilman Henon is in response to a resolution introduced to hold joint hearings on the upcoming needs assessment and renewal of Comcast's 15-year franchise agreement. "Philadelphia will soon begin negotiations with Comcast for renewal of Comcast’s current 15-year cable television franchise, which expires in 2015. That process......(Read More)
Councilman Henon has announced his sponsorship of a limited number of scholarships to 6th District residents to participate in the Philadelphia City Planning Commission Citizens Planning Institute. The scholarships, valued at $100 each, will be awarded to 6th District residents after their acceptance into the program and will go towards......(Read More)
Effort Sets Standards for Sidewalk Sales on Commercial Corridors in 6th District In response to community and business concerns throughout the 6th District, Councilman Bobby Henon introduced a ban on certain sidewalk sales in the 6th District recently. Thursday, City Council overwhelmingly supported the measure, voting 16-0 in its favor. ......(Read More)