City Council

Towing

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Controversial policy may return to combat predatory towing in Philly

Legislation

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City Council to hold public hearings on illegal towing in Philadelphia

Contracts

Philadelphia City Hall

Councilman introduces bill to alter Philly's procurement policy

LGBT

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Councilman introduces bill to address racism in Gayborhood

Investigation

Wordsworth Academy

City Council to hold public hearing on teen's death at Wordsworth Academy

Politics

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Councilman: Sanctuary cities bill would cripple Philly's funding

Politics

Darrell Clarke

Philadelphia leaders assail claims of impending voter fraud

Government

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Want to be heard? Take the 2016 Philadelphia Resident Survey

Medical Marijuana

City Council asks: What will medical marijuana mean for Philadelphia?

Investigations

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Councilman Bobby Henon warns of alleged deed scam in Philadelphia

Opinion

Philadelphia’s soda-tax circus mercifully leaves town

Politics

Philadelphia City Council formally denounces Donald Trump

Politics

Bill Greenlee

Philly Archdiocese's push against abuse bill reminds councilman of 'Spotlight'

City Council

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Is Philly's soda tax good for its fiscal health?

Politics

Soda Tax

Kenney spokeswoman: No 'bait-and-switch' on Philadelphia soda tax

Politics

Philly Soda Tax

Councilwoman reportedly says Kenney has votes for (compromised) soda tax

Politics

Soda Tax protest

14 pictures from Wednesday's 'No Soda Tax' protest outside City Hall

City Council

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City councilwomen to introduce bills on lead exposure

Odd News

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Brits mistake City Council President Darrell Clarke for soccer coach

Opinion

Darrell Clarke

Darrell Clarke, anti-poverty warrior, says taxpayers shouldn't fund pre-K program

City Council

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City Council still not sweet on soda tax

Government

Tax Collection Press Conference

City starts delinquent business-tax study, says 'it's time to pay up'

City Council

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Don't like the soda tax? Alternatives bubble up in Philadelphia City Council

Politics

Philly Soda Tax

Union leader: Philly container tax 'fails the fairness test'

Opinion

Jim Kenney soda tax

Hey look, the 'no grocery tax' folks are rallying behind a grocery tax

City Council

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Has plan for Philly's 1,000-foot-long water slide dried up?

Politics

Philly Soda Tax

Pittsburgh newspaper blasts Mayor Kenney over proposed sugary beverage tax

Opinion

Philly Soda Tax

Some possible alternatives to the Philly soda tax

Infrastructure

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Philadelphia plans to acquire abandoned swing bridge over Schuylkill River

Politics

Marijuana

City Council to examine impact of Pennsylvania Medical Marijuana Act

City Council

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Quiñones-Sánchez says there are alternatives to soda tax

Autism Awareness

Officer Roslyn Talley

City Council works to meet needs of Philadelphians with autism

City Council

Philly residents urged to speak out on heroin, opioid crisis

Education

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Council seeks to demystify plans for universal pre-K and community schools

City Council

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Council presses city for more minority inclusion on contracts

Transportation

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SEPTA spurns Council plea to use 'local hiring goals' on new railcar contracts

Development

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Philadelphia City Council to hear proposal for 'housing impact fee' on new development

Development

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Councilman Domb proposes 20-year tax abatement for properties under $250,000

Opinion

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Roadway safety a vastly important part of Kenney budget address

Education

Helen Gym school budget

Seeking input on state of Philly schools, City Council gets an earful

City Council

Hoverboard

Philly City Council bill on hoverboard safety passes committee

Politics

Al Taubenberger

For freshman councilman from the Northeast, it's all about creating – and keeping – jobs

Culture

TLA

Squilla kills controversial bill to register Philly performers

City Council

Kenyatta Johnson rally

Councilman: Pushback against youth gun violence is 'the new normal'

City Council

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Hackers fabricate Philippines robbery report of Philadelphia City Councilman

City Council

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City Council orders hearings on Philly water quality

Business

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City Council eyes requirement for Philadelphia businesses to report tax breaks, job creation