Philadelphia City Hall

"Bethel Burying Ground: A Tribute to a Sacred Space"
Cherri Gregg/KYW Newsradio
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.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
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
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
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
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
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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Philadelphia Fire Department
Pat Loeb
November 26, 2018 - 1:40 pm
UPDATED: 2:52 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Power has been restored to City Hall after what was originally thought to be a fire in the basement. The lights went out and alarms went off at about 1 p.m., and the fire department showed up immediately afterward. Officials say, however, there...
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The ribbon cutting was the official start of Philly Free Streets
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
August 11, 2018 - 1:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The third annual Philly Free Streets Day kicked off at 8 a.m. on Saturday with a ribbon cutting declaring North Broad Street from City Hall to Erie Avenue temporarily closed to motorized traffic and open to everyone else. Mike Carroll with Philadelphia's Office of...
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Crews work to re-establish electrical power at and around City Hall.
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
August 08, 2018 - 10:12 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia officials report that City Hall is open on Wednesday, Aug. 8, for normal business hours. All city offices and courts are open. The building is operating on temporary generators supplied by PECO following an unexpected power outage on Tuesday. The district...
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