PhillyClout Archive: June, 2012

Departed PHA head takes new job at DC housing agency

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Michael P. Kelly sure moves quickly. Kelly stepped down Friday as executive director of the Philadelphia Housing Authority, citing "personal... Read more

Brett Mandel plans to run again for City Controller

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It looks like tax reform advocate Brett Mandel is going to run again for City Controller. Mandel, who launched an unsuccessful bid for the... Read more

Monday -- Homicide detective fired for alleged OT abuse

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A homicide detective acused of overtime abuse is fired by Police Commissioner Ramsey. Chillin Wit' checks in on union leader Johnny Doc. A... Read more

PHA chief leaving for family reasons

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Michael Kelly stepped down today from his post as chief of the Philadelphia Housing Authority. Kelly took over the embattled agency more than... Read more

Friday's DN -- AVI will happen, just not now

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Mayor Nutter’s controversial property-tax proposal also known as the Actual Value Initiative (AVI)will happen, just not this year. Here’s... Read more

Council appears set to delay AVI for a year

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City Council appears set to approve a plan to delay the mayor's proposed property tax overhaul by a year and provide $40 million in funding... Read more

State Sen. Tony Williams visits Nutter on budget

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State Sen. Anthony Williams just emerged from Mayor Nutter’s office where he said they were meeting on the city budget. Williams said... Read more

Council leaders huddle with mayor on budget

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A grim-faced collection of City Council leaders just left the mayor’s conference room where they had been holding a closed-door budget... Read more