Rep. DeLissio to host 82nd Town Hall meeting on March 28

PHILADELPHIA, March 8 – State Rep. Pamela A. DeLissio, D-Montgomery/Philadelphia, will host her 82nd Town Hall meeting at 7 p.m. March 28 at Falls Ridge Community Room, 4349 Ridge Ave., Philadelphia, 19129.

The 82nd Town Hall’s primary topic will be criminal justice reform and will feature guest speaker Elizabeth Randol. Topics to be covered include ending cash bail, holding prosecutors accountable, reforming probation and parole, sentencing reform and stopping attempts by the state legislature to reinstate mandatory minimums. A speaker representing differing views is also being identified to participate.

Randol is the legislative director for the ACLU of Pennsylvania and has wide-ranging experience in higher education, nonprofits, and in public and private sector positions.

The Town Hall is easily accessible by bus routes 9 and 61, and there is plenty of free parking in the lot off of Merrick Street. DeLissio hopes for another packed house. 

Her Town Hall meetings are regularly well attended. 

“I am always thrilled to see so many familiar faces and to have the opportunity to meet new constituents who have taken the time to come out to share and learn with me. My Town Halls always energize me because I highly value the dialogue with my constituents,” DeLissio said.

As always, folks from all parts of the 194th Legislative District are welcome, and more information can be obtained by calling DeLissio’s office at 215-482-8726 or visiting www.pahouse.com/DeLissio.