Jim Kenney: Keep Your Campaign Promise. Bring Back Street-Sweeping in Your First Term.
During the 2015 Mayoral primary, candidate Jim Kenney promised to bring back citywide street-sweeping services in Philadelphia. But now that he's Mayor, Kenney is trying to punt on the issue indefinitely.Read more
Auditor General Will Audit PPA Employment Practices, But We Still Need a Performance Audit
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Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene Pasquale will conduct an audit of the Philadelphia Parking Authority's employment practices, report Julia Terruso and Claudia Vargas, following a sexual harassment scandal that led to the resignation of Executive Director Vince Fenerty.Read more
Wolf and Kenney call for PPA audit after Council declines
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A day after a majority on City Council voted down a resolution to audit the Philadelphia Parking Authority, Mayor Jim Kenney and Governor Tom Wolf each released public statements calling for an audit, the Inquirer reports.Read more