Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Budget Delay

So Mayor Nutter had originally planned to give his budget address on Jan. 31. But today he said he had moved it back two weeks, to Feb. 14.

How romantic.

The reason? Police Commissioner Ramsey's crime fighting plan is due on Jan. 30. N

Budget Delay

So Mayor Nutter had originally planned to give his budget address on Jan. 31. But today he said he had moved it back two weeks, to Feb. 14.

How romantic.

The reason? Police Commissioner Ramsey's crime fighting plan is due on Jan. 30. Nutter said he wanted time to incorporate those ideas into the budget.

"We wanted to make sure that we capture all the info from his plan," Nutter said.

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William Bender, a Drexel graduate who landed at the Daily News in 2007, has covered everything from South Philly mobsters to doomsday hucksters. He occasionally writes about local food trucks and always eats everything on his plate, whether it be a bloody rib eye or a corrupt politician. E-mail tips to benderw@phillynews.com
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