Kenney's administration doesn't yet mirror the city it serves

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Mayor Kenney wants local government to mirror Philadelphia’s demographics. A report released Thursday by the city's Office of Diversity... Read more

City adds $700K in beds, services for homeless youth

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In response to a rapid increase in youth homelessness over the past four years, the city announced Tuesday it will dedicate $700,000 to pay... Read more

Is city pension conversion plan Russian roulette?

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The City Controller’s plan to offer the majority of pension retirees a one-time payout in exchange for lowering their annual pension... Read more

Council committee passes bills to combat lead poisoning

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A committee of Philadelphia City Council has passed a package of bills aimed at protecting against lead poisoning, sending them before the... Read more

DNC host committee chief headed to Cozen O'Connor

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Kevin Washo, who headed Philadelphia’s host committee for the Democratic National Convention, is joining Cozen O’Connor as a government... Read more

Kenney: Philadelphia to remain a sanctuary city - for now

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Mayor Kenney said Thursday that the immigrant community need not worry, yet. Philadelphia will remain a sanctuary city, for now. Sanctuary... Read more

Nutter: Angry 'carnival barker' Trump elected

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Former Mayor Michael Nutter isn’t pulling any punches about what the election results have revealed to him. Nutter, who backed Clinton... Read more

Kenney hires four to head Rebuild program

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Four full-time staffers have been hired to oversee the city’s Rebuild program to renovate parks, recreation centers and libraries. Their... Read more