Please be advised that the November 20, 2018 meeting of the Board of the Pennsylvania Intergovernmental Cooperation Authority has been cancelled. Please refer to our calendar of events for future meeting dates and times.
City Exceeds Overtime Allocation by $44 Million in FY2018 Marks Eighth Consecutive Year of Overspending November 15, 2018— City reports show that overtime costs for fiscal year 2018 totaled $179.4 million, $43.8 million more than was budgeted for the fiscal year, and $16.1 million more than FY2017. The FY2018 overtime spending total is the most […]
Data-Driven Solutions for 21st Century City Governments On Thursday, October 25, 2018, PICA hosted a conference entitled Data-Driven Solutions for 21st Century City Governments at the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia. The purpose of the Conference was to highlight the role of data in the day-to-day operations and policy offices in modern city governments. Representatives […]
Steady Increase in Tax Collections Continues in Fiscal Year 2019 September Wage, Earnings, & Net Profits Taxes Up 6 Percent Over Last Year The City collected approximately $195 million in General Fund tax revenue in the third month of FY2019, compared to $190 million in September of last year, according to preliminary figures. After […]
August Wage, Earnings, & Net Profits Taxes Up Five Percent Over Last Year Increase in Collections Continues in Fiscal Year 2019 The City collected approximately $211 million in General Fund tax revenue in the second month of FY2019, compared to $203.5 million in August of last year, according to preliminary figures. After a strong year […]
City Ends FY2018 with $228.5 Million Fund Balance Spending Increased by $318 Million Over Last Year August 28, 2018 — Estimated year end fund balance totaled $228.5 million, according to PICA’s Staff Report on the City of Philadelphia’s Quarterly City Managers Report (“QCMR”) for the fourth quarter (period ending June 30, 2018). General Fund Revenues […]