After "private negotiations", the Water Board appointed "Public Advocate" is supporting forcing Philadelphia Water Department Consumers to pay 57 million dollars more than its own experts said were needed.
This is without consulting community or civic groups or City Council and over the objections of more than 100 people who testified at the hearings.
As housing costs rise, what is happening to Philadelphia's neighborhoods? Who is moving in; and who is moving out? Where are the new residents coming from? And where are those moving out moving to?
Is our government doing enough to help long time residents stay in their homes? What programs help? And which need improvement.