PhillyClout Archive: November, 2008

Monday -- Process moves forward on Center City casino

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Mayor Nutter signs the legislation that rezones Center City to build a casino at the Gallery Mall site. The poor economy has derailed Nutter's... Read more

Hyperlink Haiku: City Seeks Fed Help...

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City seeks fed help While big business flaunts cash From Wall Street bail-out. Read more

Friday's DN: Budget Cuts & Casino Zoning & the U.S. Attorney Post

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Dave Davies takes a closer look at Mayor Nutter's proposed budget cuts to the Fire Department. City Council yesterday moved on zoning for... Read more

Mr. Nutter goes to Washington

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This was just sent out by Mayor Nutter's press office. Here's a link to the letter. Thursday, November 13, 2008 ... Read more

Councilman Rizzo wants Mayor to Reconsider Service Cuts

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Councilman Frank Rizzo has sent Mayor Nutter a letter, essentially asking the mayor to make sure he has cut all the fat from the budget before... Read more

Councilman Kelly: Contract For Press Help On Hold For Now

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With 15 Philadelphia firefighters in City Council's audience this morning to protest budget cuts in their department, several members made... Read more

Verna Scolds Protesters As Casino Zoning Passes

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Two zoning bills that open the door for a casino to be located in the Gallery at 11th and Market streets were approved in City Council this... Read more

Thursday -- Should Pennsylvania Society be called off?

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John Baer says that in such tough economic times, Pennsylvania politicos should consider canceling their lavish New York gathering, known as... Read more