Heard in the Hall Archive: October, 2009

Pension hearing not entirely about city pension system

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A City Council committee just ended an informational hearing on the city's pension structure that was neither controversial nor terribly informative... Read more

City managing director dogs her staff with new task

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Mayor Nutter today said he's unaware of any city policy barring employees from bringing their pets to work, but that doing so could prove "a... Read more

City election officials stay silent on report of costly Philly elections

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A yet-to-be released study that ranks Philadelphia as the most expensive county in the state when it comes to per-voter election costs garnered... Read more

Mayor announces Phillies playoff ticket winners

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Mayor Nutter just released the winners of the Citizens Park Mayor's Box raffle for playoff tickets. Read the release below: Philadelphia... Read more

Mayor raises campaign cash, draws pals and others

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Close to 200 of Mayor Nutter's friends and supporters showed up at a campaign fundraiser the mayor held last night at the Sheraton Philadelphia... Read more

Green introduces bill to revamp BRT

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As promised, City Councilman Bill Green this morning introduced legislation that would revamp the Board of Revision of Taxes. Though the legislative... Read more

Nutter racking up air miles

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Mayor Nutter spent today in Seattle, where he's attending a three-day U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting that wraps up tomorrow. Now comes... Read more