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State Senate Hearing in Philly Focuses on Gun Violence

PHILADELPHIA – February 14, 2019 – At the request of state Senator Arthur Haywood (D-Philadelphia), the state Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a hearing on ways to prevent gun violence in Pennsylvania. “This policy hearing is to share proven solutions to...

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Senator Collett Reacts to EPA PFAS Plan Announcement

NORTH WALES – February 14, 2019 – The acting administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Andrew Wheeler, today announced the EPA’s intended nationwide PFAS action plan. Addressing the urgent PFAS crisis is Senator Maria Collett’s (D-12) top...

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Brewster Hails Projects to Bolster Mon Valley Economy

MCKEESPORT– February 11, 2019 – At a ceremony at the former Daily News building in downtown McKeesport today, state Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) celebrated the grand opening of the new Tube City Center for Business and Innovation and detailed how a new...

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Latest Grant Announcements

Haywood: Grant Funding Received for Improvement of Historic Streets

HARRISBURG- February 4, 2019 – Sen. Art Haywood (D-Montgomery/Philadelphia) announced today that funding has been approved to improve access for the historic Mermaid Lane and Winston Road. “I am pleased to announce this funding that will restore and improve sections...

Farnese Announces $1.1 Million in Transportation Grants

HARRISBURG – February 1, 2019 – Sen. Larry Farnese (D- Philadelphia) announced today that $1.1 million in transportation grant funds were awarded to the city of Philadelphia. “Improving the appearance and accessibility of our beautiful historic district is paramount...

Dinniman Announces $5.7 Million for Transportation Projects

HARRISBURG - February 1, 2019 – State Senator Andy Dinniman announced that five transportation projects in Chester County will receive $5.7 million in total state grant funding. “Transportation is how we keep moving and how we keep our economy moving forward,”...

Schwank Announces Caernarvon Township Approved for State Grant

HARRISBURG - February 1, 2019  Caernarvon Township will receive $208,854 in Multimodal Transportation Fund grant funding approved today by PennDOT, Sen. Judy Schwank (D-Berks) announced. The funds will be used to decrease the turning radius from Route 10 onto...

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