Important Dates leading up to May 21st Primary Election
Last day to apply for a civilian absentee ballot . . . . . . . . May 14
Last day for County Board of Elections to receive voter civilian absentee ballots . . . May 17
Municipal Primary . . . . . . . . . . . . May 21
On Saturday, March 16, DC 47’s PEOPLE Committee will have City Council At-Large candidates present and answer questions beginning at 9:30 a.m. at 1600 Walnut Street on the 3rd floor. All members are welcome to attend. We spoke to City Commissioner candidates earlier this week.
There is nothing more important than staying safe on the job. Our lives depend on it. That is why, as AFSCME members, we have access to some of the best workplace health and safety resources available.
DC 47 President Cathy Scott is all smiles after winning re-election on Thursday night. Former Pres. Fred Wright did not run for re-election and Cathy Scott easily beat her opponent by over 1500 votes. Scott's entire slate of officers and trustees won.read more
AFSCME DC 47 VP Ethelind Baylor made remarks in support of Council member Henon's resolution. Philadelphia City Council Resolution Introduced By Council member Bobby Henon Urging the Pennsylvania General Assembly to support the Jake Schwab Worker’s Safety Bill, House...read more
Feeling overwhelmed by life, depressed and stuck can prompt thoughts of suicide for some people. But the pain of depression can be treated and hope can be renewed. A Licensed Professional Counselor can help you with ways to cope and feel more in control of your life....read more
Brothers and Sisters came out for the annual Labor Day rally and parade on Monday. The rain put a damper on the march.read more