It's Our Money Archive: February, 2012

Council to hold budget hearings around city

Comment icon 0 Comments
For residents who want to give their two cents about this year’s upcoming budget — even if they can’t necessarily make it... Read more

The City Howl Citizen Wish List

Comment icon 0 Comments
Today's Daily News editorial considers the results of a new Pew poll that finds many Philadelphians concerned about their tax burden, but still... Read more

City still needs state's help to fix property-tax system

Comment icon 0 Comments
Mayor Nutter is in the midst of trying to fix the city’s broken, unfair property-tax system. But as noble as that goal may be, it might... Read more

The Howl: A Guide to Quality-of-Life Issues in Philadelphia

Comment icon 0 Comments
This week we're launching The Howl, your monthly guide to quality-of-life issues in the city. The concept is simple: we bring you news about... Read more

Dwight Evans talks state budget

Comment icon 0 Comments
Philadelphia city officials spent part of last week warning about the dire consequences they foresee if Gov. Tom Corbett's budget passes as-is... Read more

Why so few meetings and hearings, Council?

Comment icon 0 Comments
By yesterday, City Council had held a total of just six official meetings and hearings in 2012 — tied for the fewest of any year in... Read more

For City Council, federal holidays are reason to celebrate

Comment icon 0 Comments
TODAY is Thursday, but don't bother going to City Council chambers; Council is not meeting. As the Daily News reported this week, Council is... Read more

In the waiting room, waiting ... and waiting ... to fight a ticket

Comment icon 0 Comments
IT'S FRIDAY morning in the crowded room where Philadelphians are waiting to fight parking tickets and recover impounded cars. Cliff Brenner... Read more