News Release: June 14th, 2016 Billy Taylor, executive director of Philly.FYI (www.philly.fyi) is coalescing plans for a massive "Woodstock" summit of music, love, and politics immediately after the DNC convention in Philadelphia. Bernstock Summit for New Democracy will be held at Rickey Farm in Vernon, NJ - the same location as the BernieMan Music Festival this spring (May, 2016). Dates for the BernStock Summit are July 29th-31st, 2016. Details to follow from the Philly.FYI headquarters. Contact, Jenny Carrington (Meatballs), on Facebook
Billy Taylor receives 4 permits from City of Philadelphia for FDR Park (348 acres) adjacent to the DNC convention.
News Release: April 27th, 2016 Billy Taylor, executive director of Philly.FYI (www.philly.fyi) has officially received 4 permits from the City of Philadelphia. The permits cover use of the 348-acre FDR Park adjacent to the DNC convention center for the entire 4 days the convention takes place, July 25th-29th. The permits also formally authorize marches during the 4 days - including a march from City Hall to the Wells Fargo Center - the main DNC Convention area.