Mary Wilson, Newsworks
– The dispute over whether Gov. Tom Wolf is able to remove an appointed Office of Open Records director lands in Pennsylvania’s Commonwealth Court Wednesday morning.
Steve Currall, Hidden City
– A new study undertaken by the Fiscal Policy Institute confirm that urban immigrant populations tend to revive failing commercial corridors–“what most of us observe in our day-to-day lives all the time,” says Citified’s Patrick Kerkstra.
Sara Hoover, Newsworks
– Reading is fundamental. And studies show that by fourth grade, children who can’t read at their grade level are at greater risk of dropping out of high school.
Randy LoBasso, Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia
– Last year, a cadre of volunteer Code for Philly developers set out to create a mobile app that would find out where in Philly bicyclists were actually riding.