Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities

(Apr 05, 2022)

Read about state grant programs that are open for applications. Read more

 

I-95, I-76, I-476 Among State Highways Restricted Next Week for Construction Work in Philadelphia Region

(Apr 04, 2022)

King of Prussia PA – Interstate 95, Interstate 76, and Interstate 476 are among several state highways restricted next week in Philadelphia, Bucks, Chester, Delaware, and Montgomery counties for construction activities, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced today. The work schedules and locations are: Philadelphia Monday, April 4, from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM, alternating lane closures are scheduled on 34 th Street between Tasker Street and Wharton Street for bridge inspection; Monday, April 4, though Friday, April 8, from 8:00 PM to 5:00 AM, alternating lane closure are scheduled in both directions on I-95 between the Route 291 and the I-76/Walt Whitman Bridge interchanges in Tinicum Township, Delaware County and Philadelphia for guide rail operations; Monday, April 4, though late June, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, periodic lane closures are scheduled on Academy Road between the I-95 Interchange and Knights Road for guide rail operations; Monday, April 4, though late June, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, periodic lane closures are scheduled on Route 63 (Woodhaven Road) between the U.S. 1 (Roosevelt Boulevard) Interchange and the Bucks County line for guide rail operations; Monday, April 4, though late June, from 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM, periodic lane closures are scheduled in both directions on I-95 between the Route 291 and the Route 63 (Woodhaven Road) interchanges for guide rail operations; Read more

 

E-BLAST: Honoring Female Veterans, Home Heating Assistance, Upcoming Events and more

(Apr 01, 2022)

Happy April 1st!!! As we start a new month, we would like for everyone to know what we were up to in the 164th for the month of March. Read more

 

Inspi-HER’d Girls Youth Event

(Mar 30, 2022)

State Rep. Gina H. Curry is hosting a youth girls' event for fifth through eighth grade to support their physical, mental and etheral health. It's happening Saturday, May 14 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hoffman Park, 34 Scottdale Road, Lansdowne. Come out and meet Rep. Curry and youth community leaders. They will provide information on state-related programs and youth services. This event will be packed with fun outdoor worshops, field day activities and more. All are welcome! Registration is required, please register here by April 29 . Read more

 

Senior Sunrise Breakfast

(Mar 30, 2022)

Rep. Gina H. Curry is hosting a Senior Sunrise Breakfast on Thursday, April 21 at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, 50 East Plumstead Ave, Lansdowne. Rep. Curry and members of her staff will be available to help constituents with any state government-related matters. RSVP to RepCurry@pahouse.net or by calling 610-259-7016. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Reapportionment Update, Commission for Women, Upcoming Events and more

(Mar 18, 2022)

As we continue to honor Women’s History Month, we have the opportunity to recognize the wonderful contributions of women. Read more

 

Delaware County Regional Recycling Forum

(Mar 18, 2022)

Join elected officials, environmental advocacy group representatives, industry spokespeople, area Environmental Advisory Committees and other stakeholders virtually for a discussion about the challenges of reycling, best practices and sustainable alternatives for the future. The virtual event is happening from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 7. Please register at https://bit.ly/3BSN5aE Read more

 

Office Closure

(Mar 15, 2022)

My office will be closed Wednesday, March 16 th from 10 a.m. -2 p.m. while my staff and I attend a Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program at Simpson Gardens. If you need any assistance, please leave a message at 610-259-7016 or email RepCurry@pahouse.net and we will assist you as soon as we can! Read more

 

Upper Darby Township & Sellers Memorial Free Public Library receives state funding

(Mar 10, 2022)

UPPER DARBY, March 10 – State Reps. Gina H. Curry and Mike Zabel, both D-Delaware, announced today $25,000 has been awarded to the Upper Darby Township & Sellers Memorial Free Public Library. The Keystone, Recreation, Park and Conservation Fund, awarded by state Department of Education will help fund a planning study to analyze the three township libraries to determine how to modernize the facilities. “I am excited to see the township receive this state funding, which provides hope and promise, as essential steps in the further revitalization of our libraries and improving the overall visitor experience,” said Curry. “Libraries are cornerstones in our communities. The continued investment in our library systems is necessary to keep our facilities safe and updated, as they provide equitable resources and accessibility for our neighborhoods, youth, and community members.” “Libraries serve as great equalizers in our communities, providing free access to information, arts and valuable programs – all that is necessary is a willingness to learn,” Zabel said. “I’m pleased to see the state award a grant to our local libraries to determine how to best move forward to make certain our libraries remain a vital part of our neighborhoods.” The grant will fund half of the total project cost of $50,000. The Pennsylvania Read more

 

Open House

(Mar 09, 2022)

Stop in and meet Rep. Curry and her staff during an Open House. It's happening Saturday, April 9 from 12 p.m.-4p.m. They will be able to provide information about state services available at their office. Read more

 

Youth Job Fair

(Mar 09, 2022)

Come out to the Youth Job Fair at the Lansdowne YMCA on Saturday, April 2nd from 12p.m.-3p.m. You can meet Rep. Curry and her staff. They will be available to provide information on state-government-related programs and services. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities

(Mar 07, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant opportunities open for applications. Read more

 

Senior Rent/Tax Rebate Event

(Mar 07, 2022)

Rep. Gina H. Curry can help you apply for a Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program. It's happening March 16, 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Simpson Gardens. The event is for Simpson Gardens residents only. To pre-register for the event, email Rep. Curry's office, RepCurry@pahouse.net. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Women's History Month, Congressional Redistricting, State Programs and more

(Mar 04, 2022)

In honor of Women’s History Month, we have the opportunity to recognize the wonderful contributions of women. Read more

 

4 women honored after responding to Drexel Hill helicopter crash

(Mar 04, 2022)

Four women who rushed to the scene of a medical helicopter crash earlier this year in Delaware County were honored for their heroic rescue efforts. Read more

 

Black & Diverse Business Forum Brings Out Dozens of Local Entrepreneurs and Business Owners

(Mar 02, 2022)

SPRINGFIELD, PA (March 1) – Senator Tim Kearney and state Rep. Gina H. Curry on Saturday hosted a Black & Diverse Business Forum at Delaware County Community College that brought out over two dozen local entrepreneurs and small business owners looking to grow their businesses. Held in the college’s STEM building, the presentation portion of the event kicked off just after 9:00 a.m., in the auditorium with a welcome from Anthony Twyman, Delaware County Community College Director of Government & Public Relations, followed by opening remarks from Senator Kearney and Rep. Curry. Both elected officials, who represent some of the same areas in Delaware County, wanted to create an event during Black History Month that had a meaningful impact on the community. “When people think about Black History Month, they often focus on recognizing the past accomplishments of notable African Americans,” said Senator Kearney. “I also believe you can celebrate Black history by supporting the great work black and diverse people are doing in local communities. This event gave entrepreneurs and small business owners the chance to feel supported by providing them with much-needed resources from experts and networking opportunities with reputable companies interested in contracting with black and diverse businesses.” “As Black History Month 2022 concludes, I had the honor of partnering with Senator Kearney to highlight the importance of Read more

 

Winter 2022 Newsletter

(Mar 02, 2022)

I hope your 2022 is off to a good start! I amvery excited about serving as your staterepresentative. Read more

 

Cannabis and Social Justice: The Impacts of Criminalization

(Mar 01, 2022)

PHILADELPHIA, March 1 – Today, the House Democratic Policy Committee examined the impacts of cannabis criminalization in Pennsylvania, including the downstream effect of criminalization on families, diversity disparities in the medical cannabis industry itself, and what legislators should consider in legalizing adult-use cannabis. Read more

 

Now Open for Applications: Workforce Development, Substance Use Prevention, and Volunteer Fire Assistance Funding Opportunities

(Feb 22, 2022)

STATE PROGRAMS NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS: Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency: Paul Coverdell Forensic Science Improvement Funds (Funding Source: Federal Funding) Who May Apply : Accredited state, county, or local Forensic Crime Laboratories or those laboratories that will achieve accreditation within two years of receiving an award. Use : To improve the quality and timeliness of forensic services with an emphasis on the opioid crisis throughout Pennsylvania. Funds : Grants up to $150,000. Application Deadline : April 5, 2022 More Information : Click on https://egrants.pccd.pa.gov/Public/OpenAnnouncements.aspx . Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry: Schools-to-Work Program (Funding Source: General Fund) Who May Apply : Any entity that is registered with the department as a pre-apprenticeship program or connected with a registered apprenticeship program. Use : To support the establishment or enhancement of a workforce development partnership between schools, employers, organizations, or associations to create employment and training pathways. Funds : Grants up to $250,000. Application Deadline : March 15, 2022 More Information : Click on https://www.dli.pa.gov/Businesses/Workforce-Development/grants/Pages/default.aspx . Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources: Volunteer Fire Assistance Program (Funding Source: Federal Funding) Who May Apply : Local firefighting entities in rural Read more

 

Now open for applications: Transportation, recovery housing, and public health funding opportunities
Apr 05, 2022

I-95, I-76, I-476 Among State Highways Restricted Next Week for Construction Work in Philadelphia Region
Apr 04, 2022

E-BLAST: Honoring Female Veterans, Home Heating Assistance, Upcoming Events and more
Apr 01, 2022

Inspi-HER’d Girls Youth Event
Mar 30, 2022

Senior Sunrise Breakfast
Mar 30, 2022

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder awareness, fire and emergency medical services, overdose programmatic collaboration funding opportunities
Mar 22, 2022

E-BLAST: Reapportionment Update, Commission for Women, Upcoming Events and more
Mar 18, 2022

Delaware County Regional Recycling Forum
Mar 18, 2022

Office Closure
Mar 15, 2022

Upper Darby Township & Sellers Memorial Free Public Library receives state funding
Mar 10, 2022

Open House
Mar 09, 2022

Youth Job Fair
Mar 09, 2022

Now open for applications: Student mental health and wildlife funding opportunities
Mar 07, 2022

Senior Rent/Tax Rebate Event
Mar 07, 2022

E-BLAST: Women's History Month, Congressional Redistricting, State Programs and more
Mar 04, 2022

4 women honored after responding to Drexel Hill helicopter crash
Mar 04, 2022

Black & Diverse Business Forum Brings Out Dozens of Local Entrepreneurs and Business Owners
Mar 02, 2022

Winter 2022 Newsletter
Mar 02, 2022

Cannabis and Social Justice: The Impacts of Criminalization
Mar 01, 2022

Now Open for Applications: Workforce Development, Substance Use Prevention, and Volunteer Fire Assistance Funding Opportunities
Feb 22, 2022