June 7, 2023 – Delaware County will hold a Town Hall on June 15 to discuss strategies to best utilize funding that the County will receive in a multi-state opioid settlement. The Town Hall will be held on Thursday, June 15, from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., in the Main Auditorium at Delaware County Community College, located at 901 S. Media Line Road, Media, PA. Registration is not required.
The County will receive funds as part of a $26 billion multi-state opioid settlement with Johnson & Johnson, AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health, and McKesson. Delaware County will receive $63 million in 18 annual payments. The funding will be used to tackle the devastating opioid epidemic affecting Delaware County residents, their loved ones, and the community.