'It Will Be Their Fault': Mayor Kenney Warns Large Gatherings Could Keep Philadelphia In Prolonged ShutdownVideo of a large gathering in Brewerytown Monday night is causing concern and frustration among city leaders.
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Tells Residents To Prepare For 'New Normal' When City ReopensHealth Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley said the new normal will involve smaller numbers of people in interior spaces, barriers between people like glass shields at stores, spacing and wearing masks in public.
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Reveals Peak Of Coronavirus Pandemic 'Worse Than We Had Estimated Before' As Over 100 New Deaths ReportedHealth Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley says the high number came after the health department matched up the databases of reported COVID-19 cases and death certificates.
Philadelphia Extending Recycling Collection Every Other Week Through June 26Mayor Jim Kenney made the announcement during a Friday briefing.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Philly Officials 'Can't Put A Date' On When City Can Reopen As Several Counties Threaten To Defy Stay-At-Home OrdersMayor Jim Kenney warns that opening too soon would put Philadelphia at risk.
Coronavirus Latest: Shutdown Deals Philadelphia First Real Economic Blow As City Braces For Major Reopen ProtestThe City of Philadelphia is bracing for a major reopen protest Friday.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney 'Not Going To Sacrifice People's Lives' In Reopening City Early As Protesters Plan City Hall RallyKenney says the city will reopen when Health Commissioner Dr. Thomas Farley and other medical experts give the go-ahead.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Kenney Tells Residents Still Not Wearing Face Coverings Outside To 'Just Put On The Damn Mask'Despite the good news, Kenney says he’s still disturbed by the number of people around the city not wearing masks or facial coverings.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: City Raising Fines On Businesses, Individuals Violating COVID-19 Safety Orders As Cases Near 14,500As the number of coronavirus cases neared 14,500 on Thursday, Mayor Jim Kenney said the city will be increasing fines for those who are not following the safety measures that have been enacted.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Jim Kenney Fighting COVID-19 Pandemic That's Hitting City's African American Community HardHe is particularly worried about the city's black community, which he said has been disproportionately affected by the pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: Mayor Jim Kenney's Open Letter To PhiladelphiansBut I write to tell you that even amid our silent streets, the spirit of this great city has not, in any way, been diminished by this virus.
Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia City Council President Warns Of Deep Cuts To City Services, 'Will Be Living In A Different Environment'It’s also forced non-essential businesses to be shuttered indefinitely, leaving an unprecedented affect on the city’s economy.
Coronavirus Economy: Sources Say As Much As $700 Million Will Have To Be Slashed From Philadelphia's Original Budget PlanKenney is now having to complete a sweeping revision of the city's budget.
Coronavirus Philadelphia: Mayor Jim Kenney To Participate In Nationwide Q&A On COVID-19 On Twitter FridayAnyone that has COVID-19 questions can connect with the mayor from 3 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.
Coronavirus Latest: Philadelphia Halts Eviction Hearings As Some Unable To Pay Rent During PandemicIn Philadelphia, relief is coming for some.