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Delco Council Votes to De-Privatize County Prison

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Emma Lee
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WHYY
George W. Hill Correctional Facility in Delaware County.

Pennsylvania’s only privately-managed county prison could soon lose that distinction. WHYY’s Kenny Cooper reports on actions being taken now that could bring the George W. Hill Correctional Facility back under county management.

(Original air-date: 10/8/21)

Kenny Cooper is WHYY’s suburban reporter covering Montgomery and Delaware counties. He joined WHYY in November 2020. Kenny, a Montgomery County native, graduated in 2020 from Temple University with a BA in journalism and political science.