John F. Street

Philadelphia Mayor Facing Underdog In Bid For 2nd Term

In his first bid for mayor, then-city councilman Michael Nutter swept to victory by better than a 4-to-1 margin over Republican business leader Al Taubenberger in a mild-mannered affair that ended with Taubenberger introducing his opponent as mayor-elect the next day.


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Philadelphia Housing Board Head: We Will NOT Resign

Chairmen and former mayor John F. Street has now released a statement that says members of the PHA will not resign.