PICA

Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
January 16, 2020 - 4:00 am
The city of Philadelphia is projecting that it will spend the most its ever spent on overtime this fiscal year. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
January 07, 2020 - 5:36 pm
Philadelphia averted financial collapse 30 years ago when the state created the Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Co-operation Agency, or PICA, which has overseen city finances ever since. But the day is approaching when the agency would close under the law that created it. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
October 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Three Philadelphia City Councilmembers will be retiring in December but none of them will be getting the controversial six-figure payments from the city's deferred retirement program.
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Kristen Johanson
September 22, 2019 - 9:14 am
The Philadelphia Police Department is the top driver for overtime in Philadelphia, and a new study by a fiscal watchdog group points to court time as the reason. The group has also suggested ways to cut that time in half.
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Overtime
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Pat Loeb
November 30, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's financial watchdog is issuing a warning to the city about overtime. It's one of the trouble spots in what is generally an upbeat report from the Philadelphia Intergovernmental Co-operation Authority. PICA says the city spent nearly $48 million in...
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Dreamstime
Pat Loeb
August 29, 2018 - 5:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's fiscal watchdog had a rather harsh assessment of the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation department in its latest review of city finances . Parks and Recreation offered more programs last year than the year before, but had fewer visitors and users. The...
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