Thursday's DN: Could Council See Major Changes?

Could big changes be coming to Philadelphia's City Council in the May primary election?  Here's a run-down of some declared and potential candidates.  And here's what the job pays if they win.

A new study shows the problem of abandoned properties in the city pulls down the value of homes here by an average of $8,000.

And a well-known Pennsport resident says uncollected leaves in the fall are another "quality of life casualty" that he and his building-trades union friends will have to take care of instead of the Nutter administration.

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