News Releases

Sep

27

2022

September 27, 2022

Chaired by State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon), the Senate Community, Economic & Recreational Development Committee held a hearing today at Hazleton City Hall on the environmental and economic impacts of the anthracite industry in northeastern Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania’s Coal Refuse Energy and Reclamation Tax Credit.   [Read More]

Sep

23

2022

September 23, 2022

 

Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee | September 27, 2022 | 1:30 p.m. | Hazleton City Hall, 40 North Church Street, Hazleton, PA 18201   [Read More]

Sep

20

2022

September 20, 2022

State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon) announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority has awarded $200,000 in Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program Funds for two projects in Luzerne County.   [Read More]

Aug

11

2022

August 11, 2022

In this Update: Employers Applaud Action to Expand Jobs in PA Grants Available for Very Small Meat and Poultry Processors Game Commission Seeks Help Counting Wild Turkeys Application Period Open for Rail Freight Assistance Programs Farmers Markets Mean Fresh, Regional Produce Employers Applaud Action to Expand Jobs in PA Job creators are taking note of […]   [Read More]

Aug

02

2022

August 02, 2022

Reminder: Apply for the 2021 Property Tax & Rent Rebate Program, which will expand payments by 70 percent for one year. The Property Tax & Rent Rebate Program was given a one-time $140 million increase in this year’s Pennsylvania State Budget. If you have already applied for and received your rebate, you can expect the […]   [Read More]

Jul

25

2022

July 25, 2022

 

State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon), State Senator Lisa Baker (R Luzerne/Wyoming/Susquehanna/Wayne/Pike), State Senator Marty Flynn (D-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Monroe), Scranton Police Chief Thomas Carroll, Don Williams (President, Voices of JOE) and Mary Wilding (mother of Officer John Wilding).   [Read More]