Jim Kenney

Coronavirus testing kits
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Pat Loeb
May 11, 2020 - 3:31 pm
Philadelphia is “clearly making progress” against COVID-19, according to Health Commissioner Dr. Tom Farley, but not enough to predict when the city can reopen. Read more here.
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Mother's Day
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Holli Stephens
May 08, 2020 - 5:00 am
Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia from home this weekend.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 07, 2020 - 3:27 pm
The City of Philadelphia revealed the earliest indication of the coronavirus’ impact on the city budget: April tax collections are down by almost half from a year ago. Read the latest here.
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Used face mask on sidewalk
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Pat Loeb
May 06, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Philadelphia remains on a downward trend in new coronavirus cases, but officials say they still are no closer to being able to predict when the city will reopen. Read the latest here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
May 05, 2020 - 4:46 pm
Philadelphia continues its downward trend in the number of new COVID-19 cases. Meanwhile, city officials are trying to salvage programs for youth while the stay-at-home order remains in place, so the summer WorkReady program is still on. Read the latest here.
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Pat Loeb
May 04, 2020 - 3:31 pm
City officials had good news to share at Monday’s coronavirus briefing: The number of deaths from COVID-19 actually went down. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Council chambers
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Pat Loeb
May 01, 2020 - 4:54 pm
Philadelphia’s COVID-19 cases continue to decline but the virus’ devastating effect on city finances became clearer Friday as Mayor Jim Kenney submitted a new budget to city council with deep cuts and some tax increases to close a $650 million deficit caused by COVID-19. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2020 - 8:31 pm
Philadelphia’s fight against COVID-19, including a stay-at-home order that has shuttered most businesses, has cost the city $649 million, money that Mayor Jim Kenney will propose making up with a combination of cuts and tax increases when he presents a revised budget to City Council on Friday. Read...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
April 30, 2020 - 3:18 pm
The Philadelphia Board of Health has increased fines for violating COVID-19 prevention measures, as part of the preparation for beginning to reopen the city’s economy without causing a resurgence of the virus. Read more here.
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Golfing during coronavirus
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Pat Loeb
April 29, 2020 - 4:06 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney outlined new rules for contractors when construction resumes in the city on Friday, and announced the reopening of golf courses, with some restrictions. Read the latest here.
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