News Releases

Nov

18

2019

November 18, 2019

State Senators John Yudichak (D-14), Michele Brooks (R-50), Scott Hutchinson (R-21) and Lisa Baker (R – 20) announced today that the Senate overwhelmingly passed Senate Bill 906, which establishes a moratorium on closing the Polk and White Haven State Centers.   [Read More]

Nov

15

2019

November 15, 2019

The Damascus Township Park and the Watres Environmental Education Center at Lacawac Sanctuary will undergo rehabilitation and upgrades thanks to state grants awarded by DCNR, Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, and Rep. Mike Peifer, R-139th, announced.   [Read More]

Nov

14

2019

November 14, 2019

Four Luzerne County municipal recreational facilities and one in Wyoming County will undergo rehabilitation and upgrades thanks to state grants awarded by DCNR, Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20th, and Rep. Aaron Kaufer, R-120th, announced today.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

In efforts to bring further economic development to northeast Pennsylvania, Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th), and Reps. Rosemary Brown (R-189th) and Mike Peifer (R-139th), announced today that Pike County will receive over $700,000 in multimodal grants from the Commonwealth Financing Authority, which will support two major projects in the county.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2019

November 13, 2019

A building project in Tunkhannock Township has been awarded funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) at its meeting today, according to Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20) and Rep. Karen Boback (R-117), who worked together to secure the grant.   [Read More]

Nov

12

2019

November 12, 2019

Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20th) and Rep. Aaron Kaufer (R-120th) announced today that Kingston and Forty Fort Borough will receive a combined $1.3 million in state grants to assist with local trail and transportation development projects.   [Read More]