Councilman David Oh
Philadelphia officials are looking to expand the tax credit that goes to local companies that hire veterans.
Philadelphia’s Controller, Alan Butkovitz, says a culture of secrecy pervades the School District, making it difficult for anyone to get to the root of the district’s massive deficits.
At-large Councilman David Oh proposes revising the Fair Practices section of the city code to give explicit protection to women who return to work after giving birth, and who need time and space to express milk for storage.
It was a heated debate in City Council Thursday morning over slapping skateboarders who damage public art with hefty fines.
Police arrested two young men Friday evening on charges of institutional vandalism after they defaced the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Penn’s Landing.