The mayorality of John Street didn't seem so hot while it was going on, but it's looking even worse in hindsight. Two stories today point the way.
This one is a direct assault on his legacy:
By and large, I think Mayor Nutter's hitting all the right notes. But it's one thing to clean up a program like Safe and Sound or NTI, and another thing to overhaul a broken system of crime and punishment. So it's too bad that he's starting eight years in the hole.