City Commissioners target of amended lawsuit

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Committee of Seventy and Philadelphia 3.0 have re-filed a lawsuit that demands the three city commissioner be replaced before the May 16 primary... Read more

Kenney: Pa. should legalize marijuana like Colorado

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Perhaps the best way to avoid another large marijuana-party raid such as the one that took place in Philadelphia on Saturday is to legalize... Read more

PA Supreme Court dismisses lawsuit seeking replacement of City Commissioners

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The state Supreme Court denied Wednesday a petition asking the court to order the head of the Philadelphia Common Pleas Court to replace the... Read more

Former Councilman Frank DiCicco to lead Philly zoning board

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Frank DiCicco, a lobbyist who previously spent 16 years as city councilman and created the city's 10-year tax abatement program, is the new... Read more

Philadelphia to analyze business tax breaks

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Mayor Kenney agreed to hire someone to assess the city’s business tax breaks, which account for hundreds of millions in foregone revenue... Read more

Philadelphia hires law firms to sort through Sanctuary City policies

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Two major law firms are helping the Kenney administration determine the implications of the push at the state and federal level to cut funding... Read more

Philadelphia pension fund lost $149 million in 2016

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The city’s struggling pension fund suffered a $149 million net asset loss in fiscal year 2016, according the latest actuarial figures... Read more

State Supreme Court won't hear Philly soda tax appeal

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Philadelphians will have to wait a bit longer to know whether the sweetened beverage tax will be a permanent fixture. The state Supreme Court... Read more