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PHA board chairman John Street says he has no intention to step down. (by KYW's Steve Tawa)

PHA Board Chairman Street Says He Won’t Resign

Going into today’s Philadelphia Housing Authority board special meeting, the PHA board chairman, former Mayor Street, was giving no indication that he’s willing to bail and resign at the request of HUD.


(Milton Street says he will launch a grassroots campaign against Mayor Nutter.  Photo by Mike Dunn)

Milton Street, Lacking Campaign Funds, Turns To Facebook

The only person so far ready to challenge Mayor Nutter in the May Democratic primary is none other than Milton Street — former state senator, brother of former Mayor John Street, and most recently a prison inmate.


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PHA Moving Forward With New Interim Director

The new interim executive director of the Philadelphia Housing Authority addresses the public at a ribbon cutting during his first week on the job.


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Fired PHA Head Carl Greene Demands $4 Million From City

Carl Greene, the fired former executive director of the Philadelphia Housing Authority, is demanding millions of dollars to make his federal lawsuit against the agency go away.


(Sam Katz, in 2010 file photo)

Sam Katz Will Not Challenge Nutter In Primary

Three-time Philadelphia mayoral candidate Sam Katz says he has decided against challenging Mayor Nutter in next year’s Democratic primary.


(Former PHA head Carl Greene, in file photo)

Search For Replacement PHA Director Coming Up Empty

It’s been more than a month since Carl Greene was ousted, and still there’s been no replacement named.


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He Said, He Said at State Hearing on Troubled Philadelphia Housing Agency

Mayor Nutter and Philadelphia Housing Authority chairman John Street painted very different pictures of the situation at the PHA as they appeared before lawmakers today to discuss possible changes to the agency’s structure.



Nutter Wants Power to Appoint PHA Board Members

Mayor Nutter travels to Harrisburg today to testify on reforming the troubled Philadelphia Housing Authority. Nutter’s prescription: give the mayor power to appoint all the board members.


Street: New Allegations Against Greene Are Credible

Philadelphia Housing Authority board chairman John Street says additional allegations of sexual harassment against director Carl Greene are, in his view, credible.


Street Sees Money Grab in Lawsuit Against PHA

KYW Newsradio Team Coverage — The latest twist in the ongoing saga of embattled Philadelphia Housing Authority director Carl Greene comes in a federal lawsuit filed by Greene against the PHA board — a lawsuit […]


PHA Looks for 'Interim' Replacement for Carl Greene

The Philadelphia Housing Board of Commissioners is looking through names to get an ‘interim replacement’ for executive director Carl Greene.


PHA Board Chairman Seeks Callback from Exec. Dir. Greene

Former Philadelphia mayor John Street, who still serves the chairman of the board of the Philadelphia Housing Authority, says embattled PHA executive director Carl Greene is not returning his — or anyone else’s — phone […]