Who’s Running for Mayor of Philadelphia In 2023

The 2023 mayor's race has officially kicked off. Here's everything you need to know about who's running, who probably will run and who should throw their hat in the ring

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff

Who is Jeff Brown?

The affable, community-minded grocery store magnate has thrown his hat into the race for Mayor of Philadelphia. Here’s what you need to know about him.

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff

Who is Allan Domb?

The affluent Condo King-turned-At-Large Councilmember was first to resign his seat, and the fifth to announce his bid for Philadelphia Mayor.

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff

Ideas We Should Steal, Revisited: Make. Voting. Easier.

We learned many things about Pennsylvania after yesterday’s midterm election. One of them: We should have a better way to vote

By Roxanne Patel Shepelavy

Who Is Rebecca Rhynhart?

The transparency-minded former City Controller has worked for mayors Jim Kenney and Michael Nutter — and now wants their job for herself. Here’s what you need to know about her so you can make an informed vote in May.

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff

The (Vote) Play’s The (Vote) Thing

PA Youth Vote and activist theater company Just Act are using drama to activate the newest generation of voters. What can we learn from them on Voter Registration Day?

By Sarah Jordan

What Happens in City Hall When Council Resigns?

Four City Councilmembers have already resigned to run for Mayor — with the possibility of two more leaving before the new session begins. A former Council staffer explains what that means

By Jemille Q. Duncan

Who Is Cherelle Parker?

The two-term city councilmember from Northwest Philly who champions “middle neighborhoods” is running for mayor of Philadelphia. Here’s what you need to know about her so you can make an informed vote in May.

By The Philadelphia Citizen Staff