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Mayor Michael Nutter

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PHA Breaks Ground On Largest Housing Project In City’s History

The Philadelphia Housing Authority broke ground today at 24th and Bolton Streets on what officials are calling the largest housing development project in city history.


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Officials Unveil Papal Visit Playbook, More Details On Papal Visit

Mayor Michael Nutter held a press conference on Thursday to provide an update on the upcoming World Meeting of Families and papal visit.


Former Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell. (credit: Chris Kleponis/Getty Images)

Rendell On Papal Visit: ‘Boggles The Mind Why We Have To Put A Fence Up’

“The secret service has one goal—that the principal or in this case the Pope, doesn’t get hurt. And they couldn’t care less if nobody showed up and watched the Pope, as long as the Pope doesn’t get hurt on their watch.”


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Councilwoman Remains Mum On Theft Of Her City-Issued Car

Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown is refusing to answer questions about the theft over the weekend of her city-issued vehicle.


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Mayor Nutter, Officials Provide Update On Papal Visit And World Meeting Of Families

Mayor Michael Nutter and local officials provided an update on the upcoming Papal visit and World Meeting of Families Wednesday afternoon.


Darrell Clarke watches as Mayor Michael Nutter signs the measure into law. (credit: Mike Dunn/KYW)

‘Dark Money’ Disclosure Rules Now The Law In Philadelphia

The effect “dark money,” in Philadelphia elections may now be muted after a measure signed this past week by Mayor Nutter.


Mayor Michael Nutter with Chaka Fattah

Mayor Nutter On Fattah Indictment: ‘A Very, Very Sad Moment’

Nutter lives in Fattah’s district. He will not say if he believes Fattah should resign, nor will the mayor say whether he would ever run for the congressional seat that Fattah now holds.


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Rep. Chaka Fattah Indicted On Multiple Charges

Pennsylvania Congressman Chaka Fattah has been indicted on charges he misappropriated hundreds of thousands of dollars of federal, charitable and campaign funds.


Mayor Michael Nutter. (File photo by Mike Dunn)

Acquitted Officers Sue Mayor, District Attorney And Police Commissioner, Claiming Defamation

Five former members of the Philadelphia narcotics squad are now suing the mayor, police commissioner and district attorney for defamation.


Mayor Michael Nutter addresses the media regarding the circulating Papal Visit security maps online. (credit: Mike Dunn)

Mayor Nutter Asserts Papal Visit Security Maps Online Are False

Mayor Michael Nutter is assuring people that Papal Visit maps circulating online are false.


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Mayor Nutter Speaks At NAACP National Convention

NAACP Chairman Roslyn Brock talked about the freedoms guaranteed to American people in the Constitution, and how their organization has worked to make sure black Americans also have these rights.


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Councilman Withdraws Controversial Plan To Purchase Land For New Prison

Mayor Michael Nutter’s plan to purchase land in Northeast Philadelphia on which to build a new prison has collapsed in City Council.


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Hundreds Compete In Philadelphia International Cycling Classic

It was bike race day on Sunday and the weather couldn’t be better for the thousands of spectators and the hundreds of the best cyclists in the world competing in the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic.


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Mayor Michael Nutter Issues Statement On Passing Of Beau Biden

Mayor Michael Nutter has issued a statement on the passing of Beau Biden.


Mayor Nutter at reflection service honoring victims of the Amtrak train derailment. (Credit: Andrew Kramer)

Reflection Service Held For Victims Of Amtrak Train Derailment

The Mayor was quick to point out this was a service of reflection and not a memorial service.