Philadelphia Streets Department
Cleanup efforts were underway following Philadelphia’s 4th of July Jam on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Thursday night.
The program, “Philly Future Track,” provides paid positions for 130 young people who are out of work and not going to college.
The Streets Department says it is offering an environmentally friendly alternative for the disposal of your Christmas tree after the holidays.
The changes are aimed at easing neighbor-versus-neighbor squabbles.
Philadelphia Streets Department crews will be out, starting tomorrow, rounding up abandoned bicycles in advance of Old Man Winter.
With snow and rain expected to impact the area, officials were working hard to keep roads and transit running smoothly on Tuesday.
The big race isn’t until Sunday, but Marathon weekend here in Philadelphia officially kicks off today as many of the over 30,000 runners and 60,000 spectators arrive in town.
City controller Alan Butkovitz is critical of several city departments for their lack of oversight in connection with construction activity in North Philadelphia, near the Temple University campus.
By Jim Donovan: If you live, work, or plan to visit Center City Philadelphia in the upcoming weeks I wanted you to know about some scheduled road work that may disrupt traffic/parking. The following streets […]
Even though the materials that are collected Saturday only amount to one-percent of the entire waste stream, Streets department spokesman Scott McGrath says they do present a problem to the public and the environment if they go into landfills.
The Philadelphia Streets Department has announced that The Residential Christmas Tree Recycling Program will run for two weeks in 2012.
Mayor Nutter plans on closing out the year by wielding his veto plan, nixing a plan for a large ‘wall wrap’ advertisement on a Center City building.
City officials have declared a six-month test of a new bicycle lane on 13th Street in Center City a success, so the lane will now become permanent.
Market Street West in center city and JFK Boulevard look a little different today. The city has begun a two-week test of reducing both thoroughfares by one lane.
The Philadelphia Streets Department fights daily skirmishes with balky traffic lights, some of which can cause major headaches.