July 6, 2017

Chicago Tribune, Becky Yerak and Robert Channick, June 30, 2017- A judge on Friday put Cook County’s penny-per-ounce tax on sweetened beverages on hold at least until July 12. It was set to go into effect Saturday. The ruling by Circuit Judge Daniel Kubasiak to grant a temporary restraining order …

May 4, 2016

Philly May 3, 2016 by¬†George Matysik In early March, Mayor Kenney rolled out one of the most ambitious, progressive budget proposals the City of Philadelphia has seen in decades, set to be voted on by City Council next month. As executive director of the Parks Alliance, I was overjoyed to …