Hill open government ‘hero’ recognized

Chestnut Hill Local: Chestnut Hill resident Terry Mutchler, an AP award-winning journalist and the founding executive director of Pennsylvania’s Office of Open Records, is being inducted into the Open Government Hall of Fame, which recognizes long-term contributions of individuals to open government in their respective states. Mutchler is an experienced trial attorney who was appointed by […]

Ex-Pa. open records office director recognized nationally for promoting government transparency

PennLive: Terry Mutchler, the former and inaugural executive director of Pennsylvania’s Office of Open Records, will soon have another credential to add to her long list of achievements: Hall of Famer. Her work in government transparency that began as a newspaper reporter and spans four decades has earned her a place in the National Freedom of […]

Pittsburgh-area officials signed NDAs that could shield incentives offered to Amazon for up to five years

Public Source: Gov. Tom Wolf’s administration carefully orchestrated how the state would maintain a competitive edge as it helped Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and other entities vie to be the home for Amazon’s second headquarters. Keeping the details of the incentive package close to the vest was chief among the priorities to ensure bids coming out of Pennsylvania […]

Township turns over records on eve of hearing

New Castle News: Two Wilmington Township women seeking answers from their municipality have prevailed. Attorney Terry Mutchler, representing Carrie Hahn and Kristan Tervo, yesterday said an agreement has been reached with township officials who had denied the women access to records showing how much in legal fees had been collected by township solicitor Lou Perrotta. “I […]