PhillyClout Archive: July, 2010

Nutter Reacts to Liczbinski Verdict

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Here's the press release: STATEMENT FROM MAYOR NUTTER Philadelphia, July 28 – Following the verdict of a Common Pleas jury earlier... Read more

City Controller Questions OT For Fleet Managment

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Here's the release: Butkovitz Questions Overtime Costs for City’s Vehicle Fleet Auditors found 76 hours of unapproved overtime in one... Read more

Wednesday's DN: What To Do With Abandoned Properties?

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The city continues to struggle with blight and a collection of about 40,000 vacant or abandoned properties. The DRPA squabble claims a body:... Read more

DRPA Safety Chief Quits Amid Free E-ZPass Complaints

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Mike Joyce, the chief public safety officer for the Delaware River Port Authority, resigned today after weeks of complaints by John Dougherty... Read more

Long Awaited DROP Study Expected Next Week

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The Nutter administration's long-awaited study of the controversial Deferred Retirement Option Plan should be released next week, said spokesman... Read more

Nutter Calls for Jobs Aid in Washington DC

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Mayor Nutter was in Washington DC today to call on congress to pass a jobs bill that would provide direct aid to cities like Philadelphia. “I... Read more

Tuesday -- Rolling Fire Brownouts To Start Next Week

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Fire department poised to start rolling brownouts. Support gathering for a state corruption investigation commission. Drexel basketball players*... Read more

More Details on Rolling Fire Closures

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We just got some more details on how the fire department “rolling closures,” designed to save on city overtime costs, will work... Read more