Councilwoman introduces municipal ID bill

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Philadelphia would launch a municipal-ID program, which would give undocumented immigrants access to a photo ID card that would help them more... Read more

Kenney organizational chart contrasts with Nutter's

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The Kenney administration released its organizational chart Wednesday, showing a stark difference from Mayor Michael Nutter's government structure... Read more

Petition launched to abolish City Commissioners

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A Philadelphia online publication launched a petition Friday to abolish the City Commissioners office, saying the board is an embarrassment... Read more

Freshman Councilman Taubenberger fined by ethics board

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City Councilman Al Taubenberger has been fined $1,000 by the ethics board for failing to disclose a loan from the chairman of the city’s... Read more

Top-paying jobs in Kenney's administration

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CORRECTION: Philadelphia Free Library President Siobhan Reardon, who is paid $204,219, was not hired by Kenney. She was hired by the Free Library... Read more

PICA to city officials: Do something about the pension crisis

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The Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority passed a resolution today asking that city officials, the pension board and the municipal... Read more

Kenney picks non-profit director to lead community services cabinet

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Mayor Kenney has tapped the executive director of Concilio, Pennsylvania’s oldest Latino non-profit, to be the deputy managing director... Read more

Hoverboard safety bill gets green light from Council committee

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A bill that would require children to wear safety gear when using hoverboards was approved by a committee of Philadelphia City Council on Tuesday... Read more