Kenney Continues Tour Of Community Centers As He Pleads Case On Why Philly Needs Soda TaxOn Monday morning, Mayor Kenney went to the Center as he talked about how much places like this mean to the city and why they need soda tax funding.
Kensington School Hosts Special Guests In Celebration Of National Breakfast WeekMayor Jim Kenney, City Councilwoman Helen Gym and School District of Philadelphia Superintendent William Hite each sat with separate groups of students as they ate to get a start to their day.
No New Taxes...But Some New Investment Expected In Mayor Kenney's BudgetPhiladelphia Mayor Jim Kenney on Thursday will present a budget to City Council that proposes some new projects and services while reducing taxes.
Kenney's Budget Proposal To Include More Funds For Housing City's HomelessMayor Jim Kenney plans to address the problem of homelessness in the budget he presents to city council on Thursday.
New Program Aims To Lure Suburban Businesses To PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia is trying to reverse a decades-old trend of businesses relocating outside the city.
Mayor Kenney Plans Park Over I-95 Linking City To WaterfrontMayor Jim Kenney will propose putting $90 million in the six-year capital program for a cap over the highway that would double as a park.
City Council Committee Holds Hearing After Trump Announces Plans To Remove Funding From Sanctuary CitiesA Philadelphia city council committee is meeting today at City Hall to discuss potential federal and state budget cuts.
Kenney On Trump's Comment On Philly Murder Rate: 'Homicides Are, In Fact, Slowly Declining'President Donald Trump commented that Philadelphia's murder has been steady increasing.
Mayor Kenney Not Ready To Lift Philadelphia's Sanctuary City StatusMayor Jim Kenney says Philadelphia will remain a sanctuary city, at least for now.
Mayor Kenney Holding Off, For Now, On Declaring Snow EmergencyMayor Jim Kenney says the city is waiting for the latest models to determine whether they will declare a snow emergency. In the meantime, he said, all Philadelphians need to work together.