HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas, Rep. Fred Keller announced today.
Now that the governor has offered an overview his $32.3 billion state budget proposal, it’s time for lawmakers to dig into the details with an eye toward cutting spending and improving government efficiency.
The annual state budget process got underway this week when Gov. Tom Wolf outlined his 2017-18 spending plan before a joint session of the General Assembly.
HARRISBURG – Area lawmakers today announced forms for the state’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program for the 2016 tax year are now available.
MIFFLINBURG – Dan Falls, a veterans field service officer with the American Legion, will be available at Rep. Fred Keller’s (Snyder/Union) office in Mifflinburg on Wednesday, Feb. 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Members of the state champion Lewisburg Green Dragons soccer team visited the state Capitol on Monday, Jan. 23, where they were recognized on the floor of the state House of Representatives for their athletic achievements.
MIFFLINBURG – Local government officials and leaders of area nonprofit organizations are invited to a grant writing seminar on Friday, Feb. 17, at Middlecreek Area Community Center, 67 Elm St., Beaver Springs.
Updating the 85th District for 1/12/2017
Members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives took the oath of office and were sworn in on Tuesday, Jan. 3, during a ceremony in the chamber of the House. Pictured (from left) are area lawmakers, Rep. Lynda Schlegel Culver (R-Northumberland/Snyder), Rep. Kurt A. Masser (R-Columbia/Montour/Northumberland) and Rep. Fred Keller (R-Union/Snyder). The three representatives were each sworn in for their fourth terms serving the people of their districts.
MIDDLEBURG – Area residents interested in learning more about firearms safety and rights will have the opportunity to do so at a Concealed Carry Seminar to be held Monday, Jan. 30, at 6 p.m. at the Midd-West High School Auditorium, 540 Main St., Middleburg.
HARRISBURG – Residents looking to obtain or renew a commercial driver’s license (CDL) should be aware of several changes to the requirements, especially with regard to birth certificates as proof of citizenship, said Reps. Fred Keller (Snyder/Union) and Lynda Schlegel Culver (Northumberland/Snyder).
HARRISBURG – A representative from U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey’s office will offer constituent service hours in the offices of state Reps. Lynda Schlegel Culver (Northumberland/Snyder) and Fred Keller (Snyder/Union) on Friday, Sept. 30.
MIFFLINBURG – The Union County District Attorney, Union County Sheriff’s Office, Pennsylvania State Police, and Pennsylvania Game Commission will be presenting at a Concealed Carry Seminar and answering questions from audience members on Thursday, Aug. 11. The presentation will begin at 6 p.m. and will be held at the Mifflinburg Area Middle School LGI, 75 Market St., Mifflinburg.