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.
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."
Councilwoman Remains Mum On Theft Of Her City-Issued CarCouncilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown is refusing to answer questions about the theft over the weekend of her city-issued vehicle.
Mayor Nutter, Officials Provide Update On Papal Visit And World Meeting Of FamiliesMayor Michael Nutter and local officials provided an update on the upcoming Papal visit and World Meeting of Families Wednesday afternoon.
'Dark Money' Disclosure Rules Now The Law In PhiladelphiaThe effect "dark money," in Philadelphia elections may now be muted after a measure signed this past week by Mayor Nutter.