News Releases

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

The French Creek Multimodal Corridor, along with the Crawford Area Transportation Authority, were awarded  $110,000 from the Commonwealth Financing Authority at its meeting this afternoon, Senator Michele Brooks and Rep. Brad Roae announced today.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

Multi-modal projects in Springfield Township and the Borough of Stoneboro have been awarded state grants to improve connectivity and walkability, Senator Michele Brooks announced today after the proposals were approved at a meeting of the Commonwealth Financing Authority this afternoon.   [Read More]

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

State Sen. Michele Brooks and Rep. Mark Longietti announced today that the Commonwealth Financing Authority has awarded $426,067 in grants to fund expansions to the Hermitage Athletic Complex and improvements to Greenville’s Riverside Park and Hermitage’s Bobby Run stream.           [Read More]

Nov

19

2021

November 19, 2021

The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) approved a $14,274 award for the Edinboro American Legion Pool in Erie County today, to replace a failing heater that enables people to use the pool even on cooler days in the early and late summer.   [Read More]

Nov

05

2021

November 05, 2021

Due to the Veterans Day holiday, the Veterans Service Officer from the American Legion who partners with Sen. Michele Brooks to help veterans will postpone his regularly scheduled visit to her Greenville office by one week.   [Read More]

Nov

04

2021

November 04, 2021

As the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor approaches, Sen. Michele Brooks invites 11th grade students attending schools in her Senatorial District to enter an essay contest on the significance of this turning point in history.   [Read More]

Oct

27

2021

October 27, 2021

The ongoing effort to halt the closure of the Polk State Center and White Haven State Center advanced today with Senate committee passage of legislation sponsored by Senator Scott Hutchinson (R-21), Senator John Yudichak (I-14), Senator Michele Brooks (R-50) and Senator Lisa Baker (R-20).   [Read More]

Oct

20

2021

October 20, 2021

Sen. Michele Brooks announced that Linesville has been approved for $1,073,220 in funding from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PennVEST) to replace cast-iron and lead piping installed at the turn of the century.   [Read More]

Sep

17

2021

September 17, 2021

Sen. Michele Brooks is excited to announce that she is working with state and local officials to host a public meeting on the reopening of Tuttle Point Campground in Espyville, Crawford County, in partnership with township supervisors, North and South Shenango Joint Municipal Authority, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and the Department of General Services (DGS).   [Read More]

Sep

15

2021

September 15, 2021

 

The Senate Health & Human Services Committee and the Aging & Youth Committee today held a joint hearing to examine new regulations for long-term care nursing facilities being proposed by the Wolf Administration.   [Read More]

Sep

14

2021

September 14, 2021

The Senate Health & Human Services Committee and the Aging & Youth Committee will hold a joint hearing to examine new regulations for long-term care nursing facilities being proposed by the Wolf Administration.   [Read More]

Sep

09

2021

September 09, 2021

The Republican leaders of the Pennsylvania General Assembly—President Pro Tempore Jake Corman (R-Centre/Mifflin/Juniata/Huntingdon), Speaker of the House Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster), Senate Majority Leader Kim Ward (R-Westmoreland), and House Majority Leader Kerry Benninghoff (R-Centre/Mifflin)—wrote a letter joined by Senate Health and Human Services Chairman Michele Brooks (R-Crawford/Erie/Mercer/Warren) and House Health Committee Chairman Kathy Rapp (R-Warren/Crawford/Forest) to Gov. Tom Wolf and Acting Health Secretary Alison Beam seeking more specific COVID-19 data from the Wolf administration. Read Letter   [Read More]