Philadelphia's Incoming Mayor Was Fellow Classmate Of Michael NutterNutter and Kenney both graduated from St. Joe’s Prep in the 70s.
Mayor Nutter Asks Philly Residents To Participate In 'Day Of Kindness'There are several elements behind this kindness initiative, including Philadelphia's 333rd birthday, the Dalai Lama and J Nathan Bazzel, executive director of the Day of Kindness.
Reports That Inspectors Are Ignoring New Rules For Demolitions Prompts InvestigationIt's the first crack in the mayor's unwavering defense of his L and I commissioner.
Mayor Nutter Endorses City Council Candidate From Outside His PartyPhiladelphia Mayor Michael Nutter has endorsed four city council candidates, including an independent candidate running for one of seven at-large seats.
Controller, Mayor In "War of Words" Following Licenses And Inspections CriticismMayor Nutter says the department has made and continues to make reforms, since a Center City building collapse killed six people.
Commissioner Ramsey Says All Officers Assigned To 12-Hour Shifts During Papal VisitPhiladelphians should have no fear about public safety outside of Center City during the Pope's visit.
Philadelphia Receives $1.5M For Bike Share ExpansionThe grant from the William Penn Foundation will go towards the installation of 24 new Indego stations, adding to the 72 others already in place in neighborhoods throughout the city.
Vacancy During Papal Weekend Good News For Visitors, Bad News For Local HotelsWith an estimated 3,000 rooms still available for the weekend of the pope's visit, hotel officials joined Mayor Michael Nutter at a news conference on Friday to encourage even local residents to be their guests.
Ceremony Outside Betsy Ross House Honors Victims Of 9-11Philadelphia city officials, firefighters and police remembered the civilians and first responders who lost their lives in the September 11 terror attacks.
Iron Gates In Original Design For City Hall To Be AddedCity Hall is one of Philadelphia's most visited buildings, by tourists and locals alike, and it's the largest municipal building in the country.
PHA Breaks Ground On Largest Housing Project In City's HistoryThe Philadelphia Housing Authority broke ground today at 24th and Bolton Streets on what officials are calling the largest housing development project in city history.
Officials Unveil Papal Visit Playbook, More Details On Papal VisitMayor Michael Nutter held a press conference on Thursday to provide an update on the upcoming World Meeting of Families and papal visit.