Street Wins in Philadelphia; GOP Gains 2 Governerships
- John Street Sworn In As Philadelphia's New Mayor; Promises To Aid Blighted Neighborhoods. // Jet;01/24/2000, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p35
Reports that Democrat John F. Street has been sworn in as mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
- Race feared a factor in Philadelphia bugging. Lee, Trymaine D. // New York Amsterdam News;10/16/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 42, p4
The controversy over Mayor John F. Street's City Hall office has added another twist to an already seething mayoral campaign. Added to the already racially skewed rematch between Street and Republican challenger Sam Katz may be the racial overtones the fraud might imply. U.S. attorney Patrick...
- Education a Central Issue in Philadelphia Mayor's Race. Richard, Alan // Education Week;10/20/99, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p5
Reports on the race for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania mayor between Democrat John F. Street and Republican business leader Sam Katz. Central issue in the race between the two candidates; School choice options proposed by Katz; Other education-related local races.
- Philadelphia Mayor Seeks Formalized Process for Bond Teams. O'Brien, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;11/28/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32266, p44
The article reports on the executive order drafted by Mayor John F. Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The executive order would formalize a process for selecting bond teams following the city's corruption scandal earlier in 2005. City solicitor Romulo L. Diaz Jr. declined to offer many...
- Betting on the Bulldozer. Gurwitt, Rob // Governing;Jul2002, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p28
Criticizes the Neighborhood Transformation Initiative (NTI) of Mayor John Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Poverty problem in the state; Implication of NTI on land and housing development; Statistics on land vacancy and abandoned residential buildings in Philadelphia as of July 2002.
- JOHN STREET / Philadelphia. Scully, Sean; Bower, Amanda // Time;4/25/2005, Vol. 165 Issue 17, p22
Profiles John Street, the mayor of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Increase in government corruption during Street's time as mayor.
- Street's sweep in Philly. McCoy, Frank // U.S. News & World Report;04/09/2001, Vol. 130 Issue 14, p32
Focuses on a cleanup project in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, instituted by Mayor John Street. Decision to tow abandoned cars, demolish dangerous buildings, and clean up vacant lots in a hope to encourage business and home ownership in the city; Plans to issue $250 million in so-called blight...
- NAACP Holds 95th Convention in Philadelphia, Vows To Continue Fight for Equality And Register More Voters. // Jet;8/9/2004, Vol. 106 Issue 6, p6
Presents updates on civil rights from the 95th annual convention of the NAACP in Philadelphia. Support from the NAACP for the presidential campaign of candidate John Kerry; Announcement that the organization will cooperate with P. Diddy in his "Citizen Change," a drive aimed at getting minority...
- STREET BEGINS A SECOND TERM:. // Jet;1/26/2004, Vol. 105 Issue 4, p4
Reports that Philadelphia Mayor John Street was sworn in for a second term by Pennsylvania Supreme Court Justice Russell Nigro at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as of January 26, 2004. Controversy associated with the administration of Street; Political agenda of Street.