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May 17, 2013 3:12 pm

3k people overwhelm, shut down Center City jobs fair for ex-offenders: CBS 3

Photo of the crowd from Cherri Gregg

Photo of the crowd from Cherri Gregg

Sign of the times: 3,000 people hit a jobs fair for ex-offenders at the Municipal Services Building across from City Hall today, as CBS 3 reported — that’s more than three times as many people were expected. The crowd shut down the event, to be rescheduled for the Convention Center, said Everett Gilison.

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