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Philadelphia – September 17, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D- Philadelphia) announced today that multiple projects within his district are receiving a total of $250,000 through the Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program.
“I am very pleased that this investment in our community’s recreational areas are being made.” Farnese said. “Thriving neighborhoods succeed because they have thriving recreational hubs, and these grants work towards creating and maintaining those hubs in our city.”
Philadelphia – September 11, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D- Philadelphia) said today that $200,000 in state grant money will be invested into a project to create affordable housing in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of Philadelphia.
The grant money will be used to provide 22 units of affordable housing for low income residents. Holy Trinity Baptist Church and Fitzwater Homes are working together on the project.
On September 26 from 6-8pm, State Senator Larry Farnese will be holding an Open House on Addiction, at The Mummers Museum located at 1100 S. 2nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147. Join us for an informational open house for those suffering from any form of substance addiction and for their family, friends and neighbors. Resources include a Narcan administration demo, counseling and foster care services, safe prescription disposal bags and much more. FREE AND OPEN TO ALL!
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Found in the First is a new video series spotlighting points of interest in the 1st Senatorial District. Take time to tour the district with Senator Larry Farnese. This month highlights Old City. Watch Video →