City Council Approves Plan To Seize Properties In Point BreezeA long-running battle between residents of the city's Point Breeze section and developers culminated with City Council approval of a plan to seize dozens of properties.
Developers Criticize City's Point Breeze Affordable Housing PlanA controversial plan to build new affordable housing in the city's Point Breeze section was given an initial okay Tuesday by a city council committee.
Nutter: No Privilege In Paying Biz TaxWhat's in a name? A lot apparently, when you're talking about one of the most-hated taxes in Philadelphia: the ironically-named "Business Privilege Tax." Mayor Nutter now says a better name is in order.
Mayor Expected To Sign Revised Lobbying RestrictionsThe mayor and City Council are about to complete a brand new set of restrictions on lobbyists to shore up some problems with the original bill approved last year.