PhillyClout Archive: February, 2009

Last Chance to Attend Community Budget Workshop

Comment icon 0 Comments tonight. So head to West Philly if you want to participate in the civic budget process. Details here. Read more

Controller to Announce Re-Election Bid

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This just dropped in our in-box: Butkovitz To Announce Re-Election Will Cite $600 Million in Savings & Revenues from Audits (PHILADELPHIA)... Read more

Monday -- How Effective are the Budget Workshops?

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Dave Davies attends a community budget workshop. He says that the meetings are a great form of civic engagement, but that there's no way the... Read more

Day 5 Of Deliberations In City Hall Corruption Trial

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The federal trial of Chris Wright, City Councilman Jack Kelly's former chief of staff, and three political allies was predicted to run two... Read more

PhillyClout Contest Time!

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Ok readers, time for our second Friday contest! This week we're posing a new challenge to you guys. You may recall the haiku tradition here... Read more

City Gets HUD Grants for Homeless

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This just in: Friday, February 20, 2009 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PHILADELPHIA AWARDED $28.6... Read more

PICA Asks How City Will Handle Immediate Budget Gap

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The Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority -- which oversees the city budget -- just sent a formal letter to the mayor, saying... Read more

Obama Establishes Urban Office

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President Obama yesterday signed an executive order creating a White House Office of Urban Affairs and appointed Bronx Borough President Adolfo... Read more