February 20: Saffron pans Clarke reorg plan |Sheriff Sawyer | Density and emissions

This Philly Record article on the 7th District primary has some amazing insights into the psychology of the ward leaders: “The ward leaders voting against her in favor of Morales made it known her reputation ‘for achievements’ came at the cost of her ‘ignoring requests for our committee people. They are the soul of this party.'”

Why Philadelinquency blogger Christopher Sawyer is running for Sheriff

Inga Saffron unloads on Darrell Clarke’s government reorganization bill.

The new Open Data Philly site looks amazing. I want to recommend Aaron Ogle’s Walkshed application that’s featured on here, if you haven’t played with it yet.

Holly Otterbein is publicly interviewing Doug Oliver next Monday.

Tom Ferrick wonders if Center City white liberals will close ranks around Jim Kenney.

More evidence that denser cities are greener cities.

Homes in the Philadelphia region are selling at their fastest pace in three years.

Atlantic City Council members are giving up their city cars.

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