To gather testimony regarding the recently enacted Philadelphia Soda Tax

Senate Local Government Committee

Friday, June 23, 2017

11:00 a.m.

City Council Chambers, City Hall, Room 400 in Philadelphia


11:00 a.m. – Welcome and Introductions

11:10 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. – Overview of Beverage Tax

11:20 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

11:35 a.m. – 11:55 p.m.

12:00 p.m. – 12:10pm – BREAK

12:15 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Donna Cooper, Pennsylvania Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY)
  • George Matysik, Philadelphia Parks Alliance

12:35 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.  

1:05 p.m. – 1:25 p.m.

  • Lou Meyer, The Briad Group (Wendy’s Restaurants)
  • Andy Pincus, Carbonator Rental Service
  • Bilal Baqawi, 7-Eleven and Delaware Valley 7-Eleven Franchise Owners Association

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