PHILADELPHIA PA – Today, Philadelphia’s Out-of-School (OST) Time Initiative was formally launched by Mayor Jim Kenney, Philadelphia School District Superintendent Dr. Hite, City Managing Director Mike DiBerardinis, DHS Commissioner Cynthia Figueroa, OST providers and other stakeholders.
Philadelphia PA – In celebration of the 5th Annual Mayor’s Day of Service Recognition, the Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Services (OCEVS) is accepting nominations for the Mayor’s Day of Service recognition. Mayor Jim Kenney and OCEVS are encouraging residents to nominate persons committed to service and creating a positive impact in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia PA – Philadelphia has a flourishing urban forest that provides many benefits to citizens, including shade, oxygen, cleaner air and water, and beauty. But trees are living things and they can’t always be controlled, especially during extreme weather events like rain, snow and ice storms, and high winds.