As President Biden and congress begin to hash out their public infrastructure plan over the next few months, Bellevue Strategies will be sending you detailed breakdowns of each plan and updates on negotiations. This week, we will be focusing on the American Jobs Plan and the American Families Plan. President Biden is pushing for unprecedented ... Read More
Philadelphia, PA − Bellevue Strategies congratulates clients who have been selected to receive almost $5 million in Community Project Funding, or earmark funding, which will go to projects across the Commonwealth. “Our clients provide critical services to residents of the Commonwealth and we are thrilled to see them selected to make it to the next ... Read More
Pennsylvania The Wolf administration will be increasing capacity for outdoor events and will allow restaurants to increase seating from 50% to 75% of their capacity. Gyms, casinos, and other entertainment venues can also increase their capacities to 75%. Additionally, indoor events may be held with 25% of maximum occupancy, up from 15%, outdoor events with ... Read More
American Rescue Plan Analysis For a detailed breakdown of all the funding, please visit the national conference of state legislatures The American Rescue Plan was signed into law by President Joe Biden on Thursday, March 11th. The American Rescue Plan builds upon previous COVID-19 relief packages and provides an additional $1.9 trillion in relief funding. ... Read More
WHAT’S HAPPENING IN PHL CITY COUNCIL? Week In Review Monday, February 1, 2021 to Friday, February 5, 2021 Highlights of Committee Hearings Committee on Public Health and Human Services Friday, February 5, 2021 Chaired by Councilmember Cindy Bass Resolution 200520 – Introduced by Councilmember Henon Description: Resolution authorizing the Committee on Health and Human ... Read More
BELLEVUE STRATEGIES | CASE STUDIES | PAST & PRESENT Project: COVID-19 Relief, Philadelphia Fitness Coalition Expertise: Understanding of the processes of Philadelphia City Council, the individuals to connect to within, and how to best manage a coalition in the context of the local advocacy. Outcomes: Ongoing: Bellevue is working with Philadelphia Fitness Coalition to ensure ... Read More
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 29, 2020 Media Contact: Mustafa Rashed, 215-275-9919 Mustafa@bellevuestrategies.com Bellevue Strategies Congratulates Partners on $8.5M in State Grant Funding Philadelphia, PA − Bellevue Strategies congratulates clients who received a cumulative $8.5 million in state grants will go to projects across the Commonwealth. “We are incredibly happy for our clients that received RACP ... Read More
Presidential Update President-Elect Joe Biden and Senator Kamala Harris have won enough electoral votes to be declared the winners of the 2020 Presidential Election.In Pennsylvania, Vice President Biden made large gains in the surrounding suburban counties (Chester, Montco, Delaware and Bucks), improving on Hillary Clinton’s margins from 2016. For example, Secretary Clinton won Bucks county by ... Read More
Federal HUD AWARDS NEARLY $2 BILLION IN CARES ACT RELIEF FUNDS, FOCUSING ON COMMUNITIES WITH HIGHER RISK OF EVICTION HUD has announced the allocation of the remaining nearly $2 billion in supplemental Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) funds authorized through the CARES Act. HUD allocated these CDBG-CV funds based on criteria determined by Secretary Carson, which takes into ... Read More
Federal Odds shrink for a coronavirus relief deal The Senate is set to vote Thursday on the GOP’s narrow relief proposal that even Republicans acknowledge will not pass. Meanwhile, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, the Trump administration’s lead negotiator, is tamping down expectations that an agreement can be reached. Senate Republicans released their new coronavirus relief ... Read More
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