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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
July 07, 2020 - 8:00 am
Last week, Mayor Jim Kenney signed a package of bills aimed at helping tenants get through the COVID-19 pandemic without getting evicted. Yesterday, a landlord group sued in federal court to stop the laws from taking effect. Read more here.
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Joe Biden speaks at Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
June 02, 2020 - 10:48 am
Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden chose the protest-buffered City Hall of Philadelphia to deliver an address on the civil unrest here and across the nation in the wake of the killing of George Floyd by a Minnesota police officer.
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Step up to the Plate
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KYW Staff
April 16, 2020 - 11:09 am
Three nonprofits are joining forces with three local caterers to provide more meals for people experiencing homelessness, while the city is shut down. Read more here.
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"Bethel Burying Ground: A Tribute to a Sacred Space"
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Cherri Gregg
January 29, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The Art Gallery at City Hall just opened a new exhibit on Wednesday dedicated to the 5,000 individuals interred at the Bethel Burying Ground in Society Hill. Read more here.
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Marine Week began with the Corps flag being raised at City Hall, to celebrate the U.S. Marine Corps' 244th birthday.
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Justin Udo
November 10, 2019 - 2:26 pm
The United States Marine Corps flag was raised over Philadelphia City Hall Sunday morning in honor of the Corps' 244th birthday. This marked the start of Marine Week in Philadelphia.
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Pennsylvania Game Commission falcons
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Pat Loeb
May 19, 2019 - 11:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mom and Dad falcon were none too pleased to see Arthur McMorris show up for his yearly invasion of their privacy. The Pennsylvania Game Commission falcon expert made his annual trip to Philadelphia City Hall last week to check on the family of falcons that have been...
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The Mastery Charter School community rallies outside of Philadelphia City Hall
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Hadas Kuznits
April 04, 2019 - 12:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Mastery Charter School community is challenging lawmakers to address issues of neighborhood safety and quality in education. At a rally they organized Thursday morning in front of City Hall, parent Markida Ross said the school safety issue most important to her is...
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People opposed to a natural gas facility in Southwest Philadelphia protest at City Hall.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
March 28, 2019 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City council has put off a final vote on a controversial plan for a natural gas facility in Southwest Philadelphia, but opponents are pressing their case against it. They held a protest before Thursday's council session. PGW says the liquefied natural gas plant would...
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