Philadelphia City Council and Mayor Kenney Reach Budget Compromise [Alert]
June 18, 2021
June 18, 2021
On June 17, Philadelphia City Council approved amendments to the budget that Mayor Kenney initially presented in April. City Council is adding $89 million in additional spending, and significant changes to the budget include:
Ultimately, City Council opted to cut taxes less than Mayor Kenney initially proposed:
The budget will be up for final approval in City Council on June 24, and Mayor Kenney is expected to sign these bills before the July 1 deadline.
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