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This page contains links to PICA's mentions in news publications + press releases that accompany some of our reports.

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A state board approved Philly’s longterm financial plan. But the pandemic has created huge challenges going forward

07/27/2021

 

Philadelphia tax revenue is up, but concerns linger about future finances

07/25/2021

 

Meet the new Philly budget. Same as the old budget.

06/22/2021

 

Fire Department Sees Surge in Overtime

01/01/2021

 

Overtime for Philly workers hit a record $200 million this year. A state oversight board wants a plan to reduce those costs

12/22/2020

 

What does Philadelphia have to show for an extra $1 billion in spending?

3/3/2020

 

City finances not strong enough to weather severe recession, officials and watchdog group says

2/26/2020

 

At least $7 million of Philly police overtime costs may be avoidable, state board says

9/19/2019

 

City overtime spending hits $90M so far this year

4/1/2019

 

In year-end review, city’s financial watchdog flags record overtime, says Parks and Rec missed goals

8/29/2018

 

Four city labor contracts, 1 pension fund and a plan to close a $6 billion gap

8/1/2019

 

Philly nearly blows through all of its annual overtime budget

4/25/2018

 

Philly cops waiting to testify in court cost city millions

4/3/2018

 

DROP cost city $237 million over 16 years, study says

12/13/2017

 

Citing labor costs, Philly mulls service cuts

9/19/2017

 

PICA approves city's five-year plan, warns not enough savings

7/18/2018

 

Philadelphia City Finances Get Thumbs Up, With A Few Caveats

7/18/2017

 

Philly police OT soars amid political protests, special events

4/17/2017

 

PICA: Overtime a challenge for the Kenney admin

1/5/2017

 

City employees continue to cash in on drop

11/26/2016

 

Report: Philadelphia blew overtime budget by $45 million in FY 2016

11/15/2016

 

City overspends in overtime, again

11/15/2016

 

City’s five-year plan approved despite recession warning

9/1/2016

 

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