Blondell Reynolds Brown

Blondell Reynolds Brown
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Pat Loeb
February 24, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The former Philadelphia city councilmember, who pledged not to enroll in the controversial Deferred Retirement Option Plan, has applied for it after all. It could mean a six-figure lump sum payment on top of her pension. Read more here.
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Register of Wills Tracey Gordon.
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Pat Loeb
January 13, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Philadelphia has a new Register of Wills for the first time in 40 years, but don't expect any dramatic changes right away. The new Register promises to take it slow. Read more here.
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Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown has withdrawn as a co-sponsor of the bill to reduce the sweetened beverage tax.
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Pat Loeb
January 09, 2020 - 6:12 pm
Former Philadelphia City Councilmember Blondell Reynolds Brown is keeping her hand in city government. Brown retired at the end of the last term and started a new job this week not far from her old office. Read more here.
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City Councilmembers at City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 12, 2019 - 5:12 pm
Philadelphia City Council wrapped up its four-year term Thursday, passing several hard-fought bills and honoring four members who will not be returning in the next term. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney.
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Pat Loeb
December 10, 2019 - 2:53 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney Tuesday signed two bills designed to make Philadelphia's air cleaner. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
October 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Three Philadelphia City Councilmembers will be retiring in December but none of them will be getting the controversial six-figure payments from the city's deferred retirement program.
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Advocates wait for Philadelphia City Council to pass a long-awaited bill that will require all rental properties in the city to be certified lead-safe by April 2022.
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Pat Loeb
September 26, 2019 - 3:36 pm
Philadelphia City Council Thursday passed a long-awaited bill that will require all rental properties in the city to be certified lead-safe by April 2022. The bill generated controversy while it was being debated, but it passed unanimously.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
September 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
A clash is brewing over a controversial bill in Philadelphia City council that would require every rental unit built before 1978 to be lead safe.
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Philadelphia Health Commissioner Tom Farley.
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Pat Loeb
September 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
Beginning this weekend, chain restaurants in Philadelphia will have to display warning labels on menu items with high sodium levels.
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Pat Loeb
June 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia City Council Committee passed a bill last March that would provide sweeping protection from lead poisoning for children living in rental housing. But the bill's sponsor still has not let the bill come up for a final vote, and advocates are getting...
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