PACDC's Statement on Senator Toomey's Threats to CDBG

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The Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations is alarmed by the remarks of Senator Pat Toomey on the U.S. Senate floor yesterday threatening Philadelphia’s $39 million Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) allocation and the allocations to other jurisdictions across the country.

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PACDC Testifies on Home Repair Bond Bill (#161014)

On the afternoon of November 29th, 2016, Beth McConnell of PACDC provided testimony to the Committee on Finance in support of Bill No. 161014 which would authorize the City to issue a bond to fund $60 million worth of repairs for low-income homeowners.

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PACDC Testifies on VPRC Bill (#160867)

On the morning of November 29th, 2016, Garrett O'Dwyer of PACDC provided testimony to the Committee on Property and Public Works regarding Bill No. 160867 affecting the Vacant Property Review Committee (VPRC).

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PACDC Testifies on Realty Transfer Tax Bill (#160471)

On June 3rd, 2016, Beth McConnell of PACDC provided testimony to the Finance Committee in support of Bill No. 160471 which would increase the Realty Transfer Tax to support home repair programs for low-income homeowners.

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