News Releases

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

A $450,000 grant will help fund the repair and rehabilitation of three South Pymatuning Township roads, state Rep. Longietti, D-Mercer, and state Sen. Michele Brooks, R-Crawford/Mercer/Erie/Warren, announced today.   [Read More]

Mar

26

2019

March 26, 2019

After a Commonwealth Financing Authority meeting this morning, Sen. Michele Brooks announced the awarding of state support for two major Crawford County projects, which will strengthen services in the region and help bolster the local dairy industry to keep abreast of a changing economic and agricultural landscape.   [Read More]

Feb

28

2019

February 28, 2019

A state grant of $22,102 will bolster a local food bank’s ongoing efforts to address hunger and food insecurity among Mercer County’s veterans and military families, state Rep. Mark Longietti, D-Mercer, and state Sen. Michele Brooks, R-Crawford/Mercer/Erie/Warren, announced today.   [Read More]

Feb

14

2019

February 14, 2019

Sen. Michele Brooks encourages senior citizens to complete a four-hour driver safety course at the Greenville Senior Center from 1 to 5 p.m. on Friday, March 1.   [Read More]

Feb

14

2019

February 14, 2019

State Senators John DiSanto (R-15) and Michele Brooks (R-50) have reintroduced bills to put the brakes on excessive state regulations.   [Read More]

Feb

01

2019

February 01, 2019

Sen. Michele Brooks announced the awarding of state support for road and walkway improvements in Mercer County.   [Read More]

Jan

30

2019

January 30, 2019

Sen. Michele Brooks announced that the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PennVEST) has just approved a $3 million loan for Meadville Area Water Authority in Crawford County.    [Read More]

Jan

25

2019

January 25, 2019

Sen. Michele Brooks reminds eligible residents that application forms for the Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available in her district offices, and she and her staff are happy to help applicants complete the forms.    [Read More]

Dec

10

2018

December 10, 2018

Property Tax/Rent Rebate applications are still available at the district offices of state Sen. Michele Brooks for income-eligible older Pennsylvanians, widows and widowers, and adults with disabilities. Sen. Brooks’ staff is also available to help applicants complete the forms if needed.   [Read More]

Dec

07

2018

December 07, 2018

Grant applications are now being accepted to fight community violence, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today, and municipalities, colleges and community groups are encouraged to apply before the Feb. 7, 2019 deadline.   [Read More]

Nov

29

2018

November 29, 2018

The committee held 10 separate roundtable discussions at the request of members of our caucus over the summer and fall.   [Read More]

Nov

29

2018

November 29, 2018

Career and technical schools in Crawford, Mercer and Warren Counties will be receiving grants to purchase important, much-needed equipment to train high school students for the jobs of the future, Sen. Michele Brooks announced today.   [Read More]