Heard in the Hall Archive: September, 2011

City's Rina Cutler named top transport leader

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Rina Cutler, Philadelphia’s deputy mayor for transportation and public utilities, has been named 2011 public works leader of the year... Read more

Ramsey: Police to increase SEPTA presence

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Responding to a rash of violence directed at transit workers, Philadelphia police will increase checks on buses and trains, officials said... Read more

Philadelphia to get FEMA money

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FEMA will declare residents of 11 Pennsylvania counties, including Philadelphia and its suburbs, eligible for individual assistance as a result... Read more

Get home by dark! Curfew to remain in effect

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The 9 p.m. weekend curfew for minors that Mayor Nutter slapped on Center City and University City this summer will remain in effect. The mayor... Read more

Redistricting update

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Redistricting update: Two different bills to redraw City Council districts were introduced at today’s session – one from the Council... Read more

Council leaders tout redistricting agreement

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City Council leaders say they’ve reached a tentative agreement on new boundaries for Council's 10 districts, to be made public later... Read more

Redistricting maps available

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Here are the two redistricting maps introducted in Council today. One was devised by an ad hoc committee of five Council members, including... Read more

Irene ignites bipartisan lovefest

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Is Irene the political match-maker, the balm to partisan bickering? It was shocking enough today to wake up to Republican Gov. Chris Christie... Read more