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January 16th 2008

Atlanta mayor gives Nutter tips for success

CENTER CITY. Atlanta Mayor Shirley Franklin has a few ideas for Mayor Michael Nutter. And since she’s been named one of America’s five best mayors by Time magazine, Nutter will probably listen. Read More
December 7th 2007

In '08, Phila. civic leaders will check out Atlanta for ideas

The desire to improve Philadelphia led more than 70 government, business and nonprofit leaders to Chicago in 2005 to exchange ideas with the city's leaders. Next September, another group will converge on Atlanta for the same purpose. Read More
October 24th 2007

CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS PRESS SOUTHEAST PA CANDIDATES ON REGIONAL COLLABORATION VIA SURVEY Twenty asked to discuss vision of and challenges to area’s success

Six of Greater Philadelphia’s leading regional civic organizations today released the results of the Political Candidates as Regional Leaders Questionnaire. Read More
March 5th 2007

POLL: PHILADELPHIANS’ PRIORITIES NOT ADDRESSED BY CITY PERFORMANCE

A poll from the Economy League of Greater Philadelphia shows that Philadelphians lack faith in city government. Read More
March 5th 2005

Nutter: Tax hike gets risky

PHILADELPHIA. Mayor Michael Nutter warned proponents of raising the city's wage tax to stop service cuts that such a move could provoke a war with lawmakers in Harrisburg. Read More
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