2019 City Council At-Large Candidate

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Edwin Santana

Party: Democrat
Previous occupations: Teacher; Business owner (current)
Websites:
Campaign Website
Candidate questionnaire: Not completed
Contact information:
phillytogether@gmail.com
267-887-1791
Facebook
Bio
Santana attended Lincoln University and taught in Philadelphia schools for more than a decade. He is the CEO and founder of See-It-Through, which aims to promote educational achievement and social growth of young men of color.

Positions

All information below can be found on the campaign website.

Education

  • Supports increasing funding for public schools

  • Supports expanding after-school and extra-curricular activities

  • Supports implementing Services in Lieu of Taxes from large, tax-exempt organizations like universities and hospitals

  • Supports capping the tax abatement (no details on at what level)

Economy

  • Supports increasing funding and support for childcare businesses