News Releases

Oct

17

2018

October 17, 2018

Sen. Michele Brooks invites those age 55 and over to complete a two-day AARP Smart Driver Course on Nov. 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Boardroom at the Edinboro Borough Building, 124 Meadville Street.    [Read More]

Oct

17

2018

October 17, 2018

Sen. Michele Brooks said that the Shenango Township Municipal Authority was approved to receive a $7.8 million loan and a $2 million grant at today’s meeting of the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PennVEST).    [Read More]

Oct

15

2018

October 15, 2018

Communities in Crawford and Mercer County will receive recycling and leaf collection grants this year, Sen. Brooks said today.   [Read More]

Oct

11

2018

October 11, 2018

The House of Representatives approved a bipartisan proposal today that would provide a standardized process as to how public safety facilities, including state prisons and state police barracks, are closed in the future.    [Read More]

Oct

10

2018

October 10, 2018

Greenville High School’s principal and director of curriculum Jeff Keeling, Ed.D, has been appointed to the State Board of Education after the full Senate approved his nomination last week, said Sen. Michele Brooks, who advanced his nomination..   [Read More]

Oct

05

2018

October 05, 2018

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has announced more than $8.3 million in school safety grants statewide, including more than $340,000 for the 50th District, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today.   [Read More]

Sep

18

2018

September 18, 2018

French Creek Recreational Trails will receive $76,480 for an extension of the Ernst Trail in Vernon Township, Crawford County, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today.   [Read More]

Sep

18

2018

September 18, 2018

Sen. Michele Brooks announced that Jamestown in Mercer County will receive $140,000 for a new sewage pumping station, awarded under the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s (CFA) Small Water and Sewer Grant program   [Read More]

Sep

18

2018

September 18, 2018

Nearly $300,000 in grants from the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) will fund sanitary sewer improvements for two Mercer County communities, state Sen. Michele Brooks and state Rep. Mark Longietti announced today.   [Read More]

Sep

18

2018

September 18, 2018

Sen. Michele Brooks announced that five projects in Crawford County are receiving Small Water and Sewer Grants, totaling more than $260,000.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2018

September 10, 2018

Sen. Michele Brooks is encouraging local schools to apply now to receive funding through a new grant program dedicated to improving school safety.   [Read More]

Sep

10

2018

September 10, 2018

National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) in Pennsylvania, the state’s leading small-business association, announced that Sen. Michele Brooks is among the state lawmakers who has a strong pro-business, job growth voting record.   [Read More]