City workers to attend City Council budget hearing

Attention Assignment Editors

Apr 23, 2013, 08:13 ET from AFSCME District Council 33

PHILADELPHIA, April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AFSCME District Council 33 President Pete Matthews and AFSCME District Council 47 President Cathy Scott will present testimony on Mayor Michael Nutter's proposed City Budget to Philadelphia City Council this evening, Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 6:00 pm.

Hundreds of City workers from both District Councils, along with other labor and community allies, will gather in City Council chambers in a show of support their Unions and to call on City Council to fully fund City services. City workers will also call for Mayor Nutter to settle fair contracts with City worker unions.

All media are invited to attend.

SOURCE AFSCME District Council 33