Mayor Jim Kenney Signs Law To Gradually Raise Philadelphia Minimum Wage To $15The minimum wage will go up to $13.25 an hour on July 1, and then increase every year after that until 2022.
Philadelphia Becomes First City In US To Issue Guidelines To Doctors Who Prescribe Opioids After SurgeryCity leaders say doctors need to join them on the front lines as they aim to reduce the deadly addiction epidemic.
Mayor Kenney Calls On Philadelphia Retailers To Remove Realistic Toy Guns From Store ShelvesPhiladelphia political and community leaders are warning about the dangers of toy guns this holiday season.
Mayor Jim Kenney's Father Dies At 83Mayor Jim Kenney is mourning the death of his father.
Mayor Kenney Posts 'Mean Tweets Thanksgiving Edition' VideoThis year, Mayor Jim Kenney is grateful to be the Mayor of Philadelphia and for your “mean” tweets.
'The Dreaded Double Park': Officials Announce New Efforts To Address Center City CongestionThe parking enforcement officers will be instructed to immediately issue a ticket to any vehicle violating no stopping and no standing violations.
Philadelphia To Require Sodium Warning Labels On Chain Restaurant MenusPhiladelphia diners will see health warnings about sodium on restaurant menus next fall.
Eagles' Lane Johnson Paves Streets In Northeast Philadelphia As City Announces Street Repaving BlitzOfficials announced their street repaving blitz with Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson in Northeast Philadelphia on Tuesday.
'Philly Is Run By Nuts': Mayor Jim Kenney Reads Mean Tweets On His 60th BirthdayThe mayor turned 60 Tuesday and decided to share some of the "well wishes" he received on Twitter.
Mayor Kenney, Jay-Z To Have Private Meeting After 'Made In America' ControversyThe meeting comes amid some confusion over the location of the popular Made In America festival which is held on Labor day along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia.
'Occupy ICE' Activists Vacate City Hall After Kenney Won't Renew PARS AgreementProtesters say they are willing to stand down after city officials agree to stop cooperating with federal immigration enforcers.
Mayor Kenney Announces Philadelphia Will Not Renew PARS Data-Sharing Agreement With ICEThe agreement allows ICE agents to access the Philadelphia Police Department’s Preliminary Arraignment Reporting System.
Made In America Festival To Remain On Ben Franklin Parkway After Mayor Kenney Meets With ROC NationThe reversal comes after Mayor Jim Kenney met with a ROC Nation official on Monday.
Mayor Kenney Updates Philadelphia's Sex Harassment Prevention Policy Following AuditAn audit of Philadelphia's sexual misconduct policies and procedures reveals the city paid out $2.1 million in settlements since 2012.
AFL-CIO, Kenney Decry Supreme Court Ruling On Union FeesMayor Jim Kenney, other elected officials and the Philadelphia chapter of AFL-CIO held a rally in the city on Wednesday afternoon following the Supreme Court's ruling against unions.