From Filthy to Philly: The City’s Problem With Litter And The Steps It’s Taking To Change It

“Philadelphia is the only major city in the United States without a citywide street-sweeping program.” When I read this bit some time ago, it began to make sense to me why after almost a decade of living here, Philly’s problem with litter is still one of its most devastating issues. Don’t get me wrong, there … More From Filthy to Philly: The City’s Problem With Litter And The Steps It’s Taking To Change It

What Does The Parking Authority Do With All The Money From Your Parking Tickets?

If you’ve been living in Philadelphia for a long time with a car like I have, then chances are that the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) is a name etched in your mind. Whether i’m downtown, in University City, North or South Philly, i’ve known PPA to have very little sympathy when it comes to issuing … More What Does The Parking Authority Do With All The Money From Your Parking Tickets?