City Controller

City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2019 - 8:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — At a City Council budget hearing, Philadelphia City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart says the city keeps missing the deadline to file audits of its federal grants and warns that could jeopardize billions in funding. Every year, the city has to give an accounting of all its...
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Pat Loeb
July 20, 2018 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio ) -- Rebecca Rhynhart promised a fresh start as a candidate for city controller. "The way the incumbent does his job is very much focused on these ‘gotcha’ moments, these headlines and there’s a way to do the job in a much more collaborative manner that will actually...
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Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
July 19, 2018 - 1:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An audit of Philadelphia's sexual harassment policy found more than 100 complaints in the last five years and settlements of more than $2 million. Mayor Jim Kenney appeared with City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart at a news conference on Thursday, where he unveiled the...
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City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart and Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale
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Pat Loeb
July 11, 2018 - 5:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart said she will audit the Philadelphia Parking Authority, fulfilling a campaign promise. It will be the first city audit of the agency in nine years. Rhynhart said she is going to look at the expenses of the on-street parking operations...
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Former City Controller Jonathan Saidel will co-chair mayor's Reconciliation Task Force.
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Mark Abrams
June 19, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mayor Jim Kenney has formed a task force to oversee the city's efforts to account for tens of millions of dollars identified by a controller's audit as missing from its largest cash account. City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart identified the $33 million deficit in the...
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City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart
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Paul Kurtz
June 12, 2018 - 3:07 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Office of the City Controller released a report from the 2017 fiscal year that's highly critical of the city's accounting practices — namely, the $33 million in funds that are still unaccounted for. Imagine owning a business, making daily deposits, but never...
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