Lead Poisoning-Forum Topic for January 2019

A Citizen’s Perspective 2019 @ Tredyffrin Library
January 14 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

We are starting the third year of ‘A Citizen’s Perspective’ with a never-ending list
of potential topics of for future sessions. On Monday January 14, we will take a
hard look at one topic that should be of interest to all of us:

Lead Poisoning

The water system in Flint Michigan is no
longer making front page news.… Read the rest

Mark Freed Takes his Seat on the Board of Supervisors

The seal of Tredyffrin Township. Knox covered bridge encircled by the words "Tredyffrin Township Chester County".

Mark Freed was elected in a special election for Supervisor in November. Mark Freed has been sworn in and on Monday he joined the Board for the penultimate meeting of 2018. Pictured below are the 4 Democratic Supervisors. From left- Matt Holt, Mark Freed, Murph Wysocki, and Kevin O’Nell. This is the first time in Tredyffrin history that Democrats have had a majority on the Board of Supervisors.… Read the rest

Hate Crimes is December Citizen’s Perspective Topic

Meme titled "Take on Hate"

Meme titled "Take on Hate"Three nationally publicized hate crimes in one week:

  • Pipe bombs sent to 14 key Democrats and their prominent supporters
  • Two African-Americans murdered near Louisville … after the suspect was unable to get into a predominantly African-American church
  • 11 Jews murdered, and 6 people injured at a Pittsburgh synagogue

Hate crimes have increased for the last 4 years in the 10 largest US cities…even as the overall crime rates have decreased.… Read the rest

Tragedy in Pennsylvania More Info

Pistol with a red stripe across it

Event for Healing

Phoenixville Gun Violence Awareness is holding an interfaith event this coming Sunday from 4 – 6 PM starting at St Peters Episcopal Church on Church St in Phoenixville. Flyer and link to YouTube video are below. This is an interfaith event bringing together all faiths across the Phoenixville area. Please invite your friends and neighbors to come and make their voices be heard to out an end to the fear and tragedy besieging our streets, schools, and places of worship.… Read the rest

Canvassing This Weekend-Come Help Melissa

2 young women standing on a porch with clipboards waiting to talk to a voter

Days of Action – Melissa Shusterman for State Rep

October 27 @ 9am, 12pm, 3pm & 6pm, October 28 @ 12pm, 3pm & 6pm

We are coming down the home stretch…less than two weeks to the election!

Knock doors to talk to your neighbors about the common sense candidate for PA’s 157th,
Melissa Shusterman.
Elections are won by knocking every door–we need your help!… Read the rest