Commission outlines what pre-K should look like

Comment icon 0 Comments
The city’s Commission on Universal Pre-K issued its final report to the mayor and City Council, this week, with recommendations for how... Read more

City Council holding hearings on heroin and opioid abuse

Comment icon 0 Comments
City Council this week hosted the first in a series of community meetings on heroin and opioid abuse in Philadelphia, part of an effort to... Read more

Chief investment officer of Phila. pension fund resigns

Comment icon 0 Comments
Philadelphia's pension fund is losing its chief investment officer at the end of the month. Brad Woolworth, who took the helm last year, is... Read more

Tasco: Get rid of City Commissioners

Comment icon 0 Comments
Marian Tasco, the longtime City Councilwoman who served as a City Commissioner in the 1980s, came out with a strongly-worded statement Thursday... Read more

City lobbying contracts up for grabs

Comment icon 0 Comments
Mayor Kenney is officially seeking lobbying proposals for a new contract starting in July. A request for proposals went up Tuesday on the... Read more

Kenney picks outsider for fire chief, gets some union pushback

Comment icon 0 Comments
At a press conference Tuesday, Mayor Kenney officially named his new fire commissioner, a Virginia transplant, and his pick for chief of prisons... Read more

Kenney administration releases report on first 100 days

Comment icon 0 Comments
The Kenney Administration on Tuesday released a report on its first 100 days in office. In a statement, the administration said the report... Read more

Philly movie theaters playing anti-soda tax ads

Comment icon 0 Comments
Movie theaters around Philadelphia are running anti-soda tax trailers before films in an effort to kill Mayor Kenney’s proposed soda... Read more