Jim Kenney

Danielle Outlaw
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Kristen Johanson
December 31, 2019 - 2:03 pm
After being officially tapped by the mayor on Monday, Danielle Outlaw, the city’s new police commissioner, has already hinted at how she wants to reshape the Philadelphia Police Department. Read more here.
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Danielle Outlaw
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KYW Staff
December 30, 2019 - 12:21 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney has appointed Danielle Outlaw as Philadelphia’s new police commissioner. Read the latest here.
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Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney multitasking in his office. Behind him, a portrait of civil rights activist Octavius Catto.
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Pat Loeb
December 16, 2019 - 6:00 am
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, two weeks away from the end of his first term, has released a report on what he's done in the last four years.
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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
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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Mayor Jim Kenney signs domestic workers bill of rights.
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Pat Loeb
November 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
A new law that takes effect next May will provide protection for some of Philadelphia's most vulnerable workers: nannies, maids and other domestic employees. Read more here.
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Retiring Chief Integrity Officer Ellen Kaplan
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Pat Loeb
November 29, 2019 - 12:16 pm
Philadelphia's chief integrity officer is retiring from the Kenney administration after four years of overseeing city employees' compliance with ethics rules. "I have been overwhelmed by how many people want to do the right thing," she said. 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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Transgender pride flag
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John McDevitt
November 20, 2019 - 4:25 pm
Cities around the world, including Philadelphia, are acknowleding Transgender Day of Remembrance. Mayor Jim Kenney was among several dignitaries who spoke outside City Hall Wednesday, drawing attention to violence endured by trans people. Read more here.
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