Monthly Archives: October 2013

Philadelphia Inspector General Investigation Leads To Arrest Of City Contractor

October 29th, 2013 (No Comments)

Add arrest to the long list of risks facing City of Philadelphia contractors who fudge their bids and obtain City contracts by lying on their paperwork. As a result of an investigation by the Office of Inspector General (OIG), John Hart, owner of Hart Enterprises & Associates, a City contractor and general contracting firm, was arrested […]

City Of Philadelphia Ordinance Imposes New Disclosure Requirement For City Contractors

October 23rd, 2013 (No Comments)

City of Philadelphia contractors now have yet another requirement to contend with before they can be awarded a City contract.  This time, contractors must disclose the gender makeup of their boards and executive staff. On September 6, 2013, Philadelphia Mayor Nutter signed Bill No. 13045701 which amends section 17-104 of the Philadelphia Code and which mandates that prospective […]