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Harrisburg – December 6, 2016 – More than $2 million in state grant funds were approved today to support three local projects aimed at providing for safe and healthy recreational opportunities for Philadelphia residents and their families, announced State Senator Larry Farnese.
“These projects speak to the core of what makes Philadelphia the vibrant and thriving city that it is,” Farnese said.
Harrisburg – November 16, 2016 – Senate Democrats today elected leaders for the 2017-18 legislative session. State Senator Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) was re-elected Democratic Floor Leader.
“It is an honor and a privilege to once again be chosen to serve the caucus as Leader,” Costa said. “We face many challenges moving into the new session but our members are focused and determined to address key issues and provide for the needs of all Pennsylvanians.”
Harrisburg – October 24, 2016 – A $180,000 grant to create a connecting trail to the Schuylkill River Trail in East Fairmount Park and a $2.5 million loan to help with the relocation and expansion of Yards Brewing was approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA), State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) said today.
PHILADELPHIA, October 14, 2016 – Two Center City redevelopment projects will receive $3 million in assistance from a state program aimed at fostering cultural and economic growth, Sen. Larry Farnese announced today.
The grant funding for the projects will be funded through the state Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP).
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January 8, 2016: WLP Supports New Anti-Abortion Clinic Violence & Harassment Bill – Women’s Law Project Blog
December 2, 2015: Sen. Farnese’s Pension Fix – Philly.com
September 16, 2015: State Senator Farnese gives SOSNA members scoop on stalled budget – Philadelphia Free Press
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