The Philadelphia Parking Authority announces that Saturday parking downtown is free in December. "For only one car. And the lone victor, bathed in riches, shall serve as a reminder of our generosity and our forgiveness."
Council President Darrell Clarke and Councilwoman María Quinones-Sanchez are taking their much publicized land bank feud to the streets.
Sources have told the City Paper that Clarke's office has been organizing meetings with community leaders across the city, in an attempt to whip up opposition to the current land bank bill backed by Sanchez. Clarke has said that version does not contain enough Council oversight and, reportedly, the thrust of the meetings are to promote a goal of tabling the land bank legislation indefinitely.
The spin machine has gone into overdrive ahead of today's court hearing on whether Inquirer editor Bill Marimow should be reinstated and the publisher who fired him, Bob Hall, be shown the door instead.