PhillyClout Archive: July, 2008

Officials Ponder Curfew Centers. Are They Worth It?

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Brad Linder over at WHYY has a great report on the city curfew centers as part of the It's Our City project. City officials are questioning... Read more

Want more SEPTA News? Here's the blog for you

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The Daily News used to have an undercover reporter called the Phantom Rider, who traveled on the city's buses, subways and trains and wrote about... Read more

Nutter still watching from afar

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Mayor Nutter is away from City Hall for the next two weeks on what he described as "private family time," but he's still checking in... Read more

Monday news - whistle blowers and scrap scavengers

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John Baer interviews a former state House aide who blew the whistle on corruption in the legislature. Seven weekend shootings leave one dead... Read more

You gotta fight for the right...to read election returns

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From the department of fair and transparent governing: Political activist Dan Urevick-Ackelsberg today expanded his fight for public access... Read more

White Collar City Workers Push City for Contract

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Trying to exert some pressure on the city, District Council 47, the union for white collar city workers, just held a press conference to announce... Read more

Did the ex-prisons commissioner blow his budget on a tv screen?

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In case you missed it, Clout had an interesting item today about former Prisons Commissioner Leon King, who apparently spent over $3,000 on a... Read more

Viva Espana! Is the Mayor headed to Spain?

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We hear that Mayor Nutter may be headed to sunny Spain during his two-week break from the office. Asked if he was vacationing in the land... Read more