News Releases

Oct

09

2020

October 09, 2020

The Pennsylvania Office of the State Fire Commissioner announced today that $558,147 in funding through the COVID-19 Crisis Fire, Rescue, and EMS Grant program will be issued to 25 fire departments and emergency services associations in Carbon County.   [Read More]

Oct

09

2020

October 09, 2020

The Pennsylvania Office of the State Fire Commissioner announced today that $1,844,365 in funding through the COVID-19 Crisis Fire, Rescue, and EMS Grant program will be issued to fire departments and emergency services associations in Luzerne County.   [Read More]

Oct

08

2020

October 08, 2020

State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon) announced today that $3.85 million in grant funding awarded by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) will go toward the acquisition of land at Pinchot State Forest, Hickory Run State Park and Weiser State Forest.   [Read More]

Oct

02

2020

October 02, 2020

State Senator John Yudichak (I-Luzerne/Carbon) announced today that two projects in the 14th Senatorial District have received funding from the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Community Conservation Partnership program.   [Read More]

Oct

01

2020

October 01, 2020

In This Update: Grants Available for Environmental Education Projects Motorcycle Safety Courses Resume REMINDER: Mental Health Resources Available for Pennsylvanians in Need New Scam Targets SNAP Assistance Program Grants Available for Environmental Education Projects Youth and adult environmental education projects may be eligible for grant funding from the state Department of Environmental Protection. Schools, colleges, […]   [Read More]

Sep

22

2020

September 22, 2020

State Senator John Yudichak (I – Luzerne/Carbon) was pleased to see that the Pennsylvania Senate passed Senate Bill 1189 (K. Ward) which, if enacted, will better protect nursing home residents and staff.   [Read More]