EMAIL REVIEW: Order free at-home COVID-19 tests

(12 hours ago)

Learn details how to order free at-home COVID-19 tests for your family, info on school safety grants, details on Delco's vaccine clinics and more in this week's community update. Read more

 

Zabel announces more than $50K in school grants

(12 hours ago)

“We must be proactive in addressing the needs of our children and schools,” Zabel said. “The grants announced today provide the state funding necessary to purchase equipment or put in place or sustain programs aimed at decreasing the potential for violence in our schools while also improving productivity.” Read more

 

Information on 3G network phase out

(19 hours ago)

If you have an older cell phone, medical alert device or home security system, here's what you need to know. Read more

 

Judging justice: The mechanics of criminal sentencing

(1 day ago)

The House Democratic Policy Committee's Subcommittee on Progressive Policies for Working People explored the current state of sentencing, the human consequences, and steps the state legislature could take to bring about change and needed services, while taking real steps to keep communities safe. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Thank you to all the heroes

(Jan 14, 2022)

I wanted to thank all the people, including the first responders, who helped keep our residents and neighborhood safe despite a helicopter crashing in Drexel Hill this week. We are grateful no lives were lost. Read more

 

REVIEW: Winter safety, health insurance workshop, and more

(Jan 07, 2022)

With today’s snowfall, I wanted to share these tips from the PA Health Department for staying safe in winter weather. Please remember that you can also check roadway conditions at 511pa.com. Read more

 

Delco lawmakers announce more than $500K in grants to improve parks, green spaces

(Dec 30, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 30 – State Reps. Mike Zabel and Gina Curry announced four Community Conservation Partnership grants totaling $544,200 have been approved to plan and improve parks and green spaces across the region. “The investments in parks and green spaces in Delaware County announced today will benefit all people in our community,” Zabel said. “These grants have the potential to have lasting multi-generational benefits by informed planning, limiting water pollution, managing stormwater runoff, addressing groundwater concerns, improving property values and providing residents of all ages outdoor recreation options.” The grants include: Upper Darby Township, $250,000 : Rehabilitation and further development of Observatory Hill Park. Renovation of field house restrooms, construction of basketball and pickleball courts, pavilion, picnic area, pedestrian walkways, internal loop trail, parking area and stormwater management measures; installation of play and fitness equipment with required safety surfacing, community garden and fencing; ADA access, and landscaping. Delaware County, $200,000 : Design for the development of approximately 0.5 miles of the Darby Creek Trail in Clifton Heights and Lansdowne and Upper Darby Township, from Kent Park in Upper Darby Township to Baltimore Pike in Lansdowne Borough. Haverford Township, $50,000 : Construction of approximately 5 acres of riparian forest buffers Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Happy New Year, join us Jan. 6 for a virtual Pennie presentation

(Dec 30, 2021)

Happy New Year! Find details on how to apply for LIHEAP and LIHWAP as well as details on my upcoming virtual and in-person events. Read more

 

Curry, Zabel announce $107,000 grant for Upper Darby Twp.

(Dec 28, 2021)

“This grant will address pedestrian safety near Penn Pines Park, creating detectable and visible warnings for drivers,” Zabel said. “I’m thankful this grant directs money to a worthy project located near a park where children, families and people should be safe.” Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Season's Greetings!

(Dec 22, 2021)

Learn about local events, COVID-19 vaccination news and more in this week's community update. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Happy holidays, valuable state programs, assistance is available

(Dec 17, 2021)

Find valuable state programs, assistance that is available to you in this week's community update. Read more

 

Zabel Fall 2021 Newsletter

(Dec 13, 2021)

A digital version of Rep. Zabel's Fall 2021 newsletter. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: State funding approved for important projects in our district

(Dec 10, 2021)

Thank you for all the generosity you have shown this year, and learn details about our latest donation drive happening now. You can also find the details on recent projects in our district that have been approved for state funding. Read more

 

Delaware County elected officials applaud $4.6 million in funding for county’s 911 system

(Dec 07, 2021)

“This important project will not only support first responders but it will also support every Delco resident or individual needing emergency assistance in the county. Communication is an essential part of any emergency response, and this grant funds the updates and improvements needed to ensure the safety and well-being of our first responders and residents.” Read more

 

Zabel announces $2.5 million grant for DCCC

(Dec 06, 2021)

“The funds for this project will allow for the construction of an early childhood education center, transforming the former Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School into a multi-use facility on the new northeast campus of Delaware County Community College,” Zabel said. “It’s rewarding when state money funds vital projects like this that can transform an older property into a multi-use facility that will be capable of hosting classes, training and even community programs.” Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Pearl Harbor Remembrance Tuesday, COVID-19 update

(Dec 03, 2021)

The 80th commemoration of Pearl Harbor is Tuesday. Pennsylvania also has seen an increase of COVID-19 cases following Thanksgiving. Find a COVID update in this week's community update. Read more

 

Zabel Fall 2021 Newsletter

(Dec 03, 2021)

The Fall 2021 newsletter for Rep. Zabel. Read more

 

Delco lawmakers announce $300K grant for Upper Darby

(Dec 01, 2021)

“This grant provides the funds needed to establish a valuable, safe space, as well as vital programs for the children and youth in our district,” Zabel said. “The funds for this project will create a place where young people can go to receive homework help, interact with peers, take part in activities and take classes.” Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Happy Thanksgiving

(Nov 23, 2021)

As we prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving, I wanted to thank all the residents who supported our Thanksgiving Food Collection Drive and helped restock Delco food pantries ahead of the holidays. Read more

 

EMAIL REVIEW: Help Delco's food pantries, soup kitchens

(Nov 19, 2021)

Join us Saturday, Nov. 20 for our Holiday Food Collection Drive. Find out about the latest news and events happening in our district. Read more