Residential Construction Problems and Overdevelopment in Philadelphia Communities

State Rep. Joe Hohenstein is introducing legislation that would give homeowners and neighborhoods the tools they need to keep their homes sound and neighborhoods safe from faulty construction techniques and out-of-scale development. These photos represent some of the issues found in neighborhoods Hohenstein and other state lawmakers represent.

Labor Fair at Abraham Lincoln High School

Rep. Hohenstein hosted a labor fair for students at Abraham Lincoln H.S. The event provided students with the chance to speak with local union and labor reps to learn about careers in the labor industry.

State grant awards presented to School District of Philadelphia schools

Rep. Joseph Hohenstein presents state grant awards to several School District of Philadelphia schools on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Pittsburgh Disability Summit

Rep. Joe Hohenstein attends a Disability Summit in Pittsburgh.

Hohenstein assumes office as state legislator for 177th Legislative District

HARRISBURG, Jan. 1 – State Rep. Joe Hohenstein, D-Phila, was inaugurated today to represent Pennsylvania’s 177th Legislative District.