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Road construction
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Kim Glovas
January 20, 2020 - 8:39 am
The latest phase of the Scudder Falls Bridge replacement project will get underway on Tuesday, resulting in a complete closure of the interchange on the Jersey side of the bridge. Read more here.
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Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
January 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
Drivers who speed through road construction zones, be warned: PennDOT and the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission are deploying technology to catch lawbreakers in the act. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 05, 2019 - 3:03 pm
Philadelphia City Council has amended its tax abatement phase-down plan, after Mayor Jim Kenney threatened to veto it. With the change, the new abatement plan will not take effect until next Dec. 31.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 04, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Philadelphia City Council members gave preliminary approval to slashing the 10-year tax abatement Tuesday, but the bill they approved faces a major hurdle. Read more here.
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15th Street bridge construction
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Mike DeNardo
December 04, 2019 - 1:45 pm
A yearlong detour started Wednesday morning in Spring Garden, as crews began construction on the 15th Street bridge. And as expected, it’s already wreaking havoc for drivers. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Councilmembers huddle during the 3.5 hour public hearing.
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Pat Loeb
December 03, 2019 - 8:39 pm
Philadelphia's 10-year property tax abatement will be drastically lowered under a bill that gained preliminary City Council approval Tuesday evening. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
December 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
Dramatic changes to Philadelphia's 10-year property tax abatement are very likely on their way as a bill to slash the abatement gets a hearing in City Council Tuesday. Read more here.
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Construction to rebuild the 15th Street bridge between Hamilton and Callowhill Streets is scheduled to start Monday, weather permitting.
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Mike DeNardo
November 26, 2019 - 1:41 pm
A yearlong detour is in store for drivers and walkers in Philadelphia's Spring Garden neighborhood, when the 15th Street bridges closes for reconstruction. Read more here.
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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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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
November 21, 2019 - 4:37 pm
Philadelphia City Council has come to an agreement on a phase down for the controversial 10-year tax abatement. The plan is in a bill introduced Thursday, which was the last possible day to get bills passed this term. Read more here.
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