City Councilman Darrell Clarke
Officials representing several dozen Philadelphia charter schools gathered outside City Hall Thursday to call on City Council to approve a one-percent sales tax extension.
Mayor Michael Nutter says he’s not yet sure whether he’ll sign off on a City Council plan to change the way water rates are set in Philadelphia.
City Council President Darrell Clarke has now come out with a formal plan for independent body to rule on rate changes.
The lawmaker expected to become the next president of Philadelphia City Council is already laying groundwork for possible new hires.