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Green Philly panel
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Kim Glovas
November 25, 2019 - 12:20 pm
Although Philly is continuing to enhance its streets, energy use and livability, sustainability experts issued the city a report card with a just-barely passing grade. Read more here.
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LOVE Park
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Tim Jimenez
November 19, 2019 - 12:35 pm
What do the Kalahari Desert, the temples of Abu Simbel, Egypt, and the City of Brotherly Love have in common? Usually nothing, but on Tuesday, they all made National Geographic’s list of the best trips to take in 2020. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
October 11, 2019 - 5:10 pm
The city outspent its overtime budget for the fiscal year that ended in July — for the ninth year in a row, according to Philadelphia's fiscal watchdog. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 06, 2019 - 3:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials have set up a helpline for city employees after the city switched to a new online payroll system last month and experienced glitches affecting thousands of workers' paychecks. The new system, called OnePhilly, replaces a 30-year-old patchwork of...
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The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress.
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Pat Loeb
March 06, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress. City Council has received a bill that would approve the contract for a restaurant inside the park's classic visitors center. The contract belongs to familiar names in the city's restaurant scene...
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Michael Zaccagni and Gianna Grossman.
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Pat Loeb
January 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Kenney administration is taking applications for summer internships and candidates will be pleased to find the program features a new benefit. For the first time this year, the mayor's interns will be paid. The addition of payment to the program comes amidst the...
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But before the New Year's Day tradition returns, there will be some road closures and parking restrictions throughout the city.
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Andrew Kramer
December 27, 2018 - 8:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Tuesday, the Mummers Parade will once again be taking over Philadelphia. But before the New Year's Day tradition returns, there will be some road closures and parking restrictions throughout the city. As of Thursday night, the first parking restriction is already...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
August 30, 2018 - 4:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — How would you sum up the city of Philadelphia? That's the task the city is taking on with a project to develop a "global identity." There have been many attempts over the years, like "The City That Loves You Back" or "Here for the Making." But Commerce Department...
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