Leach Comments on Gerrymandering Case

HARRISBURG – January 17, 2018 − State Senator Daylin Leach (D-Montgomery/Delaware) today commented on the oral arguments in League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania, et al. v. Commonwealth of...

Fontana Urges State to Step up Support for Sto-Rox School District

HARRISBURG, January 11, 2018 – Sen. Wayne D. Fontana (D-Brookline) today provided the following statement in response to an audit report indicating that Sto-Rox School District continues to...

Sen. Tartaglione Presents Million-Dollar Grant to Convert Former Textile Factory into Creative Business Campus

PHILADELPHIA, PA, January 10, 2018 – State Sen. Christine Tartaglione (D-2nd dist.) today presented a $1 million Pennsylvania capital grant that will enable a former yarn winding and dyeing factory in Philadelphia’s Frankford section to continue its revitalization as a versatile workspace for artists, artisans and fabricators. Globe Dye Works was awarded the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program grant late last month.

Senator Costa & Representative Gainey Announce $475,000 Grant for Wilkinsburg

Pittsburgh, PA – January 3, 2018 – Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa and State Representative Ed Gainey announced $475,000 in state support today to rehabilitate the Ardmore Linear Park in...

Fontana Calls for Action on Water and Sewer Lateral Repairs Following Recent Investigative...

Pittsburgh – December 29, 2017 – State Sen. Wayne Fontana (D-Allegheny) said today that financing the repair of water and sewer laterals is in the public interest because it helps the consumer,...

Costa Announces $2.5M in Keystone Innovation Zone Funding to Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA – December 29, 2017 –  Democratic Leader Senator Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) announced more than $2.5 million in funding to local businesses in the Oakland-based Keystone...

Millions in State Grant Funds Approved for Westinghouse Castle in Wilmerding, Parking Stru...

Harrisburg – December 28, 2017 – A total of $3 million in newly approved state grant funding will help transform a former turn-of-the century industrial edifice in Wilmerding into a new...

Costa: $7 Million in State Grants to Help Fund Key Local Projects

Hazelwood Green, Susquehanna Street Phase II among local projects funded Harrisburg – Dec. 22, 2017 – Senate Democratic Leader Jay Costa (D-Allegheny) said the $7 million in state grants released...

Costa: $2 Million Grant for Penn Hills School District Approved

Harrisburg – Dec. 22, 2017 – The state Department of Education has approved $2 million in grant funding to help the Penn Hills School District tackle severe fiscal issues, state Sen. Jay...

Duquesne’s American Textile to Receive $1.5 Million to Improve Facility

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 –  American Textile in Duquesne is set to receive a $1.5 million state grant to remediate the grounds of the facility and open new space for expansion,...

Farnese: Massive $20 Million State Investment in Philadelphia Projects to Spur Economic Gr...

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 – State Sen. Larry Farnese (D-Philadelphia) hailed today’s announcement of more than $20 million in state investment for an assortment of projects in...

Haywood Pleased by Approval of Grant Funds for Local Projects

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 – Two grants totaling $1.5 million have been approved for two key projects in his district, state Sen. Art Haywood (D-Philadelphia/Montgomery) said today. “There...

Brewster Reminds Residents of Property Tax and Rent Rebate Deadline

Harrisburg – December 22, 2017 – Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) is reminding constituents that the deadline to apply for the Department of Revenue’s Property Tax and Rent Rebate...

Senator Yudichak Announces $1.5 million in State Grant Funding for Wilkes University and K...

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017 — Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) announced today that over $1.5 million in state grant funding has been awarded to Wilkes University and King’s...

Senator Yudichak and Representative Heffley Announce State Grant Funding for the Carbon Co...

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017 — State Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) and State Representative Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today that the Carbon County Emergency Operations and...

Sen. Boscola Announces $4 Million in State Grants for Local Development Projects

Bethlehem, December 22, 2017 – State Sen. Lisa Boscola today announced a total of $4 million in state grants for four local development and infrastructure projects. “These funds will be used for...

Fontana Announces $12.85 Million in State Funds for Local Projects

Pittsburgh, December 22, 2017 – State Sen. Wayne D. Fontana today announced $12.85 million in state grants for key local development projects. “These funds will reinforce and expedite work on...

Schwank Lauds Gov. Wolf’s Announcement of Reading Grants

Harrisburg, December 22, 2017  − Three organizations in Reading will receive a total of $2.25 million in new state investments for their ongoing efforts to revitalization the city and improve...

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