Mayor Jim Kenney

Events

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What to know on the eve of inaugural Philly Free Streets

Parks and Recreation

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Philly's new 'Inclusive Parks & Playgrounds' law ensures accessible recreation

Millennials

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City begins effort to keep millennials in Philly's long-term future

Videos

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WATCH: Mayor Kenney answers #MeanTweets on 58th birthday

Politics

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Kenney speaks out in defense of Black Lives Matter movement

Education

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Philly officials identify first slate of 'community schools'

Phillies

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Ryan Howard, Mayor Kenney to open new training facility for urban youth

Government

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Philly's Director of Policy joins influential 'Results for America' fellowship

Television

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Noisy on the Center City set of 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia'

Transportation

5th Street/Independence Hall

SEPTA renames 5th Street Station after history, not corporate branding

Politics

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Philadelphia seeks partners for pre-K expansion as soda tax hits books

Orlando Shooting

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Thousands converge on Philadelphia City Hall for vigil to remember Orlando victims

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

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City Council committee votes to approve soda tax in Philadelphia

Politics

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

Education

Mayor Kenney at Stanton May 2016

Kenney learns it takes a village at South Philadelphia school

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

LGBT

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Kenney to Pa. girl tossed from prom: 'I love your suit'

City Council

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Quiñones-Sánchez says there are alternatives to soda tax

Politics

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Michael Bloomberg to fund campaign for Philly soda tax

Public Spaces

Mill Creek Parks March 2016

Officials: Soda tax would help fund 'monumental' improvements to Philly parks, libraries

Education

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Building Philly's community schools from the bottom up

Interviews

City Hall

Ousted Philly Fire Commissioner Derrick Sawyer speaks out

Volunteers

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City hosts 9th annual Philly Spring Cleanup

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Report: Philly Chief Investment Officer Brad Woolworth resigns

City Hall

Mayor Kenney announces new Fire Commissioner, Prison Commissioner

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Reports: Mayor Kenney to name new fire commissioner

Memorials

Kenny collapse memorial April 2016

City breaks ground on memorial to victims of 2013 building collapse

Education

Kenny community schools 2016

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

Infrastructure

Mill Creek Parks March 2016

Parks and wreck: Unsafe, unsanitary city facilities in dire need of improvements

Youth

Kenny Summer Jobs 2016

WorkReady initiative eyes 16,000 youth job opportunities by 2020

Education

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Kenney launches website pushing for pre-K program

Mayor Jim Kenney

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Mayor Kenney meets Harlem Globetrotters, plays basketball in City Hall

Taxes

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Mayor Kenney expected to propose Philly soda tax in first budget address

Education

Helen Gym school budget

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

Business

Kenney chamber of commerce feb 2016

Philly to promote itself 'as a hub for startups' at SXSW

Culture

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Five for Friday: Philly's first Digital Director Stephanie Waters

Fires

Philadelphia Fire Department

Kenney ending controversial 'brownout' policy for Philly fire companies

Politics

Kenney DNC preparations

With six months to go, Philly ready for DNC

Snow

Philly mayor pleads for patience in snow removal efforts

Government

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Jim Kenney appoints first woman to lead Philadelphia Water Department

Politics

Kenney signs executive orders

Kenney reverses Nutter's 'sanctuary city' reversal

Mummers parade

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Shame the Mummers into submission, Mayor Kenney