Fate Of Germantown YWCA Still Uncertain

 

The 101-year-old Germantown YWCA building across next to Vernon Park | Photo: Flying Kite

The 101-year-old Germantown YWCA building across next to Vernon Park | Photo: Flying Kite

  • At a City Council committee meeting yesterday, Philadelphia Housing Authority President & CEO Kelvin Jeremiah testified as to the insufficient number of affordable housing units being delivered each year (432), particularly noting how that affects disabled citizens. “To mitigate this crisis,” CBS Philly says, Jeremiah suggested that the state and city offer more “vouchers and subsidies to nonprofits trying to develop affordable housing.”
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  1. Germantown has enough care facilities, we’re drowning in them!

    Yet cindy is pushing for more. 200 beds in a residential area?

    50 more on green street, right next to a mental health flophouse?

    Our area doesn’t have a single nice bar . Chelten avenue is falling to pieces.

    Can the taxpayers get some representation??

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