Brothers and Sisters Concerned About Unfair Housing Practices

Brothers and Sisters Concerned About Unfair Housing Practices

Brothers and Sisters from DC 47 Local 1739 attended the City Council hearing on Councilwoman Gym’s Resolution examining the impact of evictions and substandard housing on the health and wellbeing of low income renters.
One tenant provided testimony thanking the Local 1739 brothers and sisters at TURN for providing information concerning their rights and what to do.
Testimony was also given concerning the need for a greater level of legal representation of tenants so that their rights can be better protected.

Local 1739 JEVS Contract Negotiating Team

Local 1739 JEVS Contract Negotiating Team

Members of District Council 47 Local 1739’s negotiating team seen here after the vote was taken to ratify their contract with jEVS Human Services by members of Local 1739. Voting took place at several sites in center city and northeast Philadelphia.