If you want front row seats, here are the details. Council had originally said the hearings would be the week of June 6. But now they've put a definite timeline in place.


PHILADELPHIA, PA – City Council President Anna C. Verna today announced that a public hearing on the City DROP Program has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 8, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. in Council Chambers, Room 400, City Hall.

Members of the general public are welcome to present testimony at this hearing. If you wish to present testimony, please call City Council at 215-686-3407 to sign up. You may also receive instructions by calling this number on the method to be used for submitting written testimony, which will be distributed to Council members and made a part of the official record.