School Ads

Controversial Plan To Allow Advertising On Philadelphia Schools Put On HoldCity Council closed its 2013 legislative session with one key matter unresolved: whether to allow advertising on public school properties -- to benefit the cash-starved district.
Phila. Lawmakers Move Toward Allowing Advertising on School Buses and BuildingsPhiladelphia school district chief operating officer Fran Burns told Council's Rules Committee that passage of the bill doesn't guarantee that the district will follow through on putting ads in schools.
Parents Have Mixed Feelings About Ads In SchoolsThe West Chester School Board is expected to vote Monday night to move forward with a recommendation that the district look into selling advertisements that would be allowed in schools.