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Ridley’s Kinder Park redevelopment gets boost with $1M grant

Ridley’s Kinder Park redevelopment gets boost with $1M grant

RIDLEY TOWNSHIP— Sen. Tim Kearney (D – Delaware, Chester) announced a $1 million grant for the Kinder Park redevelopment project in Ridley Township, bringing total state funding for the project’s final phase to $3.68 million. Kinder Park is the Delaware County Housing...

Kearney, DCHA Celebrate $3.68 Million for Kinder Park Redevelopment

Kearney, DCHA Celebrate $3.68 Million for Kinder Park Redevelopment

RIDLEY TOWNSHIP − August 7, 2019 − Sen. Tim Kearney (D – Delaware, Chester) today announced a $1 million grant for the Kinder Park redevelopment project in Ridley Township, bringing total state funding for the project’s final phase to $3.68 million. Kinder Park is the...

Sen. Tim Kearney Calls for Special Session on Gun Violence, Extremism

Sen. Tim Kearney Calls for Special Session on Gun Violence, Extremism

SPRINGFIELD − August 6, 2019 − Members of the PA SAFE Caucus, a bicameral group of legislators dedicated to reducing all types of violence, today sent a letter to Governor Tom Wolf to call for a special joint session to address gun violence and violent ideology. “The...

State Senate Hearing in Philly on Ride-hailing Companies

State Senate Hearing in Philly on Ride-hailing Companies

Philadelphia, PA − June 6, 2019 – At the request of state Senator Anthony Hardy Williams (D- Philadelphia), the Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a hearing on ways to improve the accessibility, safety and reliability and working conditions for...

Senator Kearney Urges Moratorium On Mariner East Project Until Safety Protocols Provided 

Senator Kearney Urges Moratorium On Mariner East Project Until Safety Protocols Provided 

Harrisburg, PA – March 11, 2019 – Earlier today, Senator Tim Kearney joined lawmakers across Delaware County and Chester County in sending a letter to Governor Wolf urging a moratorium on the operation and transmission of Natural Gas Liquids and related products through the Mariner East pipeline system until more information is made public to allow for the creation of safety procedures across all affected communities, school districts, and first responder offices to be used in the case of an emergency. 

Hear the Pennsylvania Crunch with Senator Tim Kearney!

Hear the Pennsylvania Crunch with Senator Tim Kearney!

Tinicum, PA, March 6, 2019 – Senator Tim Kearney was a guest of the Tinicum School this morning, standing alongside Interboro School District Superintendent Bernadette Reiley, Interboro Educators Association President Judith Tilles, Representative Dave Delloso,...

DelCo school stresses the importance of healthy breakfast

DelCo school stresses the importance of healthy breakfast

ESSINGTON, Pa. (WPVI) -- State and school leaders in Delaware County teamed up to make sure students ate a healthy breakfast Wednesday morning. Interboro School District's Tinicum School celebrated their breakfast program as part of National Breakfast Week.

Crunch time: School breakfast programs praised at Interboro

Crunch time: School breakfast programs praised at Interboro

TINICUM — A pair of state lawmakers got a healthy start to their day Wednesday morning by promoting National School Breakfast Week at Tinicum School. State Sen. Tim Kearney, D-26 of Swarthmore, and state Rep. Dave Delloso, D-162 of Ridley Township, met with school...

Gov. Wolf brings fight for $15 minimum wage to Philly

Gov. Wolf brings fight for $15 minimum wage to Philly

Gov. Tom Wolf took his campaign to increase the state’s minimum wage to $15 an hour to Northern Philadelphia on Friday. Fresh off his recent re-election win, Wolf led a press conference and rally inside Frankford Transportation Center calling on state legislators to...