03/08/2011 - Philadelphians love their city, but just how much depends on the economy.
In the results of a public-opinion poll released Monday, residents expressed long-term optimism but downgraded the performance of certain city services, especially trash collection and street repair.
This was the third annual poll commissioned by the Pew Charitable Trusts. Most of the declines were small compared to the previous year.
Read the article Economy Sours City's Mood: Report in its entirety on the Philadelphia Inquirer Web site.