A Successful Senior Expo

(Sep 23, 2022)

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Zabel announces $220,000 grant for Darby Creek Trail

(Sep 20, 2022)

HARRISBURG, Sept. 20 – State Rep. Mike Zabel, D-Delaware, today announced $220,000 in Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program funding to improve the Darby Creek Trail in Upper Darby Township. According to Zabel, the funding was made available through the Commonwealth Financing Authority and will be used to cover the costs of necessary trail maintenance, including the construction of a brand new pedestrian bridge. “The Darby Creek Trail is truly a gem for Delco residents as it provides a safe, well-maintained path for outdoor recreation. This $220,000 in grant funding will go toward necessary upkeep for the trail, which includes the building of a pedestrian bridge that will enhance trail accessibility for every resident,” Zabel said. “I applaud this grant funding and will continue exploring every avenue to ensure our community continues receiving our fair share of grant funding.” Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program funds can be used to develop, rehabilitate and improve public parks, recreation areas, greenways, trails and river conservation. Read more

 

Senior Expo Next Week!

(Sep 16, 2022)

Senior Expo Next Week! Read more

 

Bill Would Cap PA Insulin Prices Amid Rationing, Skyrocketing Costs

(Sep 14, 2022)

Pennsylvania aims to take action after a new federal law fell just shy of passing. Rationing has led to severe illness and death. Read more

 

Never Forget 9/11

(Sep 09, 2022)

Today, alongside my colleagues and fellow Delco residents, we participated in a solemn ceremony dedicated towards remembering the events of 9/11. Read more

 

Celebrating Historic Investments in Education

(Sep 02, 2022)

Celebrating Historic Investments in Education Read more

 

Recapping the Backpack Giveaway

(Aug 26, 2022)

Recapping the Backpack Giveaway Read more

 

Fall 2022 Newsletter

(Aug 23, 2022)

Fall 2022 Newsletter Read more

 

Happy 104th Birthday, Joe Passaretti!

(Aug 19, 2022)

Happy Birthday Read more

 

Recapping the Bike Rodeo!

(Aug 12, 2022)

Recapping the Bike Rodeo! Read more

 

Bike Rodeo Next Week

(Aug 05, 2022)

Bike Rodeo Next Week Read more

 

Bike Rodeo Rescheduled

(Jul 29, 2022)

Bike Rodeo Rescheduled Read more

 

Email Review: Heat Safety Tips

(Jul 22, 2022)

Email Review: Heat Safety Tips Read more

 

Email Review: A Legislative Victory in the Pursuit of Equality

(Jul 15, 2022)

A Legislative Victory in the Pursuit of Equality Read more

 

Email Review: Catching up on the Fourth!

(Jul 08, 2022)

This Independence Day, I enjoyed the always awesome Clifton Heights Fourth of July Parade, Aldan’s parade (with my family and Delaware District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer), and this year in Collingdale Borough! It’s a great time meeting new people in our communities! Read more

 

Email Review: Happy Fourth of July Weekend

(Jul 01, 2022)

Please note that my office will be closed Monday, July 4. We will open for regular business hours on Tuesday, July 5. Read more

 

Email Review: Delaware County Memorial Hospital Update

(Jun 27, 2022)

Email Review: Delaware County Memorial Hospital Update Read more

 

Zabel announces $750,000 grant for DCCC

(Jun 21, 2022)

This funding is a perfect example of tax dollars coming back to and being put to work in our community. It is rewarding to be part of efforts that transform older properties like the former Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School into new treasures that will help to educate learners of all ages and provide good paying jobs. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Upper Darby's got Pride!

(Jun 17, 2022)

In its second year, the Upper Darby Pride Festival was bigger and better than ever. On behalf of the community, I offer congratulations and profound thanks to UDTJ for all of their hard work toward making it happen. I’m proud to say that here in Upper Darby, love is love. Read more

 

Delco House, Senate Delegation Introduce New Bills to Reform Abusive For-Profit Hospital Deals

(Jun 16, 2022)

DELAWARE COUNTY, June 16 – Today, State Senator Tim Kearney (D-Chester/Delaware) was joined by Senator John Kane, Senator Anthony Williams, Representative Gina H. Curry, Representative Leanne Krueger, Representative Jennifer O’Mara, and Representative Mike Zabel, to discuss new legislation that will prevent financial looting of Pennsylvania hospital systems by private-equity and for-profit companies. The package of bills was created in response to decisions made by Prospect Medical Holdings - the parent company of Crozer Health - to close numerous departments, cut healthcare staff, and discontinue services within several Delaware County hospitals. “What’s happening with Crozer Health is a tragedy and underscores the need for legislators to work to protect our local healthcare systems from manipulative and predatory private-equity practices in the future,” said Senator Kearney. “We want to give the state more oversight over these transactions and create other policies that deter these bad actors from looting our healthcare systems and then running once the resources vanish. If private equity in healthcare prioritizes investors and protects their assets, then this legislative delegation will work equally as hard to protect our constituents, and the integrity of our health care systems.” Prospect Medical Holdings and its former majority owner Leonard Green & Partners have a history of abusing healthcare systems to maximize Read more