City Of Philadelphia Office Of The Controller


As the independent financial watchdog for the City of Philadelphia, it is the mission of the City Controller to promote the effective and efficient operation of Philadelphia government by identifying cost savings, recommending best practices and modernization, and exposing fraud and mismanagement. Under City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart, the office is committed to transparency, accountability and good government.

Mapping Philadelphia’s Gun Violence Crisis

An interactive tool that maps the victims of the city’s gun violence from 2015 to present day, including the race/ethnicity, age and gender of victims.

Tax Year 2023 Assessment Changes

An interactive map showing the percent change in assessments for single-family residential properties.

Data Release: Property Assessment Accuracy

A comparison of the accuracy of property assessments from Tax Year 2019 and Tax Year 2023 by geographic zone.

Rebecca Rhynhart, City Controller


In January 2018, Rebecca Rhynhart made history when she was sworn in as City Controller for the City of Philadelphia, the first woman ever to hold the position. As City Controller, she is committed to using a positive, results-oriented approach with City departments. She will work to restore the public’s trust in government – good government – that works for the people. She will audit every department, every year to cut waste and root out fraud and mismanagement, as well as to recommend modernization tactics and best practices that could result in millions of dollars of savings annually.

Learn More about Rebecca Rhynhart, City Controller

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