Tag: Kenney


First 100 Days
Apr 24, 2016 AT 11:10 PM
Walking out of his new office on the second floor of the northeast corner of City Hall, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney says he hates “100 Days” retrospectives. “It’s so...
Free Drinks
May 20, 2016 AT 3:48 PM
Councilwoman Cindy Bass elicited a chorus of agreement from her colleagues yesterday when she said shoddy liquor license enforcement – which she called an “honor system” – had led to as much as $36...
DNC – Day One
Jul 26, 2016 AT 12:06 AM
Opening with “Yo, Pennsylvania,” Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney spoke at the Democratic National Convention Monday night, doubling down on a pro-immigration stance that has earned him...
DNC – Day Two
Jul 26, 2016 AT 4:48 PM
At a Democratic National Convention panel on police and court reform held on Tuesday at the Field House restaurant across from Reading Terminal Market, a string of Pennsylvania officials expressed...
Labor Pains
Aug 5, 2016 AT 1:31 PM
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney just wanted to talk about Free Philly Streets, a new Streets Department initiative that would close 7 miles of city roads to auto traffic for five hours on Sept. 24, a...
Inside Man
Apr 14, 2017 AT 4:08 AM
Mayor Jim Kenney’s administration signed a $41,667 contract in February with heavy-hitter Republican lobbying firm Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney to advance the mayor’s interests in Harrisburg....