Anti-Slumlord Bill Passes the Pennsylvania Senate, Moves to House in the Fall

Now THIS is a piece of legislation we can rally behind! Maryland needs this law — tried to get something similar passed last year for Baltimore City, but Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake asked the Maryland Legislature to drop the ball (or the bill, so to speak).  We can’t help but wonder why Maryland is always lagging […]

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Reading PA’s “Wall of Shame”

Bravo to Reading, Pennsylvania’s mayor Tom McMahon for his slumlord Wall of Shame!  Pictures of blighted homes, with owner info and status updates.  (Note to Mayor McMahon, you might want to upgrade your Photobucket account now or switch to Flickr for your photo hosting.) The best of luck to the good citizens of Reading, and […]

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