The Laborers’ District Council of the Metropolitan Area of Philadelphia and Vicinity will broadcast live on WURD Radio 900 AM from the Annual Philadelphia AFL-CIO Labor Day Parade on Monday, September 2, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.
The Parade will start at the Sheet Metal Workers’ Union Local 19 Union Hall at Columbus Blvd. and Washington Ave. The parade travels north to the Penns Landing Great Plaza, where the festival will take place.
“Labor Day is the day America honors and salutes the working class people of this great country,” says Ms. Sara Lomax-Reese, President of WURD Radio, LLC. “It is our pleasure to carry live on WURD this year’s annual Labor Day Parade.”
“On behalf of the Philadelphia AFL-CIO, I commend the Laborers’ District Council for taking on this unique project which will only enhance our annual Labor Day Parade,” said Patrick Eiding, President of Philadelphia AFL-CIO.”
In addition to broadcasting on WURD Radio 900AM, the broadcast will be streaming live as well. Be a part of the parade by using hashtag #LaborDayPhilly on Twitter.
The cost is $10 for admission to the festivities (food and beverage sold separately). The public is invited.
This labor day, take a minute to recognize the women and men who do the work that keeps America strong!