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U.S. Mayor: 113 Mayors Sign Letter Recommending Improvements to Legislation Promoting Accountability, Transparency in Reporting on Federal Grants

September 17, 2012 By Larry Jones (USMayors.org) A broad bipartisan group of 113 mayors recommended in a September 11 letter a number of changes to improve the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA) of 2012, H.R. 2147/S. 1222, legislation aimed at … Continue reading

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City of Philadelphia: Mayor Nutter Signs Executive Order Establishing Mayor’s Office of Grants

July 17, 2012 Mark McDonald, Press Secretary (City of Philadelphia) Mayor Michael A. Nutter signed an executive order establishing the Mayor’s Office of Grants, which will increase the City’s capacity and capabilities to compete for federal, state and philanthropic grants as … Continue reading

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City of Philadelphia: City Announces Sale of Revenue Bonds for Building Energy Conservation Project

March 26, 2012 Mark McDonald, Press Secretary (City of Philadelphia) On May 31, 2012, the City of Philadelphia, through the Philadelphia Municipal Authority, completed the sale of its City Agreement Revenue Bonds, Series 2012A and Series 2012B (Federally Taxable Qualified Energy … Continue reading

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