Philly Council members announce reproductive freedom platform
'Our city will always stand in defense of abortion access and reproductive rights,' Councilmember Helen Gym said.
Philly Parking Authority drops demand that city schools repay $10.8M
City Council President Darrell Clarke said he was pleased that the parking authority and the city resolved their financial dispute.
Philly Councilmember Helen Gym is ready to address livability in city with 2023 budget
By Brian Saunders PHILADELPHIA — As At-large Councilmember Helen Gym looks at her legislative agenda and Philadelphia’s budget priorities for 2023, the city’s livability is top of mind. “We have choices to make,” she said. “You know, there’s no question that at a time when our city and you know I define our city, by […]
Proposal would ban Philly from keeping Social Security cash for foster kids | Friday Morning Coffee
The proposal, sponsored by Councilmember Helen Gym, 'rectifies a clear injustice,' she said.
Philly Councilmember Gym wants answers on Parking Authority’s $11M demand from city schools
It's 'the latest in a string of outrageous acts of financial mismanagement' Gym said, calling for 'direct oversight' of the agency.
Calling for fair school funding, clergy, activists, Philly Councilmember Gym detained after interrupting Pa. Senate session
Black plastic zip ties were clearly visible around the wrists of those detained and who were cited for unlawful assembly.