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News Blog

  • 20 Jul 2021 1:47 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    The delta variant of the coronavirus now accounts for an estimated 83% of COVID-19 cases in the United States as it continues to surge largely among unvaccinated populations, officials said. 


  • 20 Jul 2021 1:45 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Philadelphia’s MLK Drive will reopen to traffic in August, allowing drivers back on the road, but leaving others to wonder if they will still have a safe space to bike, walk or jog.


  • 20 Jul 2021 1:42 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Learn the story behind Philly food favorites like cheesesteaks, hoagies and pretzels and the historic and vibrant Reading Terminal Market where they're sold during this Market-based walking tour.


  • 20 Jul 2021 10:08 AM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    But it's not because of pollution from cars and factories. Instead, it's due to western wildfires.


  • 19 Jul 2021 4:40 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection says tests have shown no danger to people drinking the water


  • 19 Jul 2021 3:19 PM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    As our city continues to reopen and recover from the pandemic, the Office of LGBT Affairs continues to support Philadelphia’s LGBTQ+ communities. 

    The “Coping During COVID-19 Resource Guide” has been renamed the “Adapting Post-Pandemic Resource Guide.”

    The guide linked below still contains access to critical information on COVID-19 and its variants, but also includes new sections, creating a more comprehensive resource guide for LGBTQ+ Philadelphians transitioning to life in a post pandemic world. 


  • 19 Jul 2021 11:08 AM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Carpools will be capped at two riders, and masks will be required


  • 19 Jul 2021 10:56 AM | Travis Oliver (Administrator)

    Family-friendly favorites like 'Black Panther' and 'Jurassic Park' will be screened


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