State Senate Approves Senator Boscola’s Snow/Ice Removal Bill

Harrisburg (October 21, 2019) --- The state Senate today unanimously approved Sen. Lisa Boscola’s legislation that would require drivers to remove ice or snow from their vehicles within 24 hours following heavy snow or ice storms. Named "Christine's Law," Boscola said...

Boscola Announces over $250,000 in School Safety and Security Grants

Bethlehem (October 17, 2019)- Senator Lisa Boscola (D-Lehigh/Northampton) announced today that $251,884.81 in competitive 2019-20 Safe Schools Targeted grants were awarded in the 18th Senatorial District through the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Office for...

State Senate Hearing on the Future of Firefighting and EMS in Pennsylvania

Media, October 3, 2019 – At the request of state Sen. Tim Kearney (D- Chester/Delaware), the Senate Democratic Policy Committee held a hearing today on the future of firefighting and EMS (emergency medical services) in Pennsylvania. “Making sure that our communities...

Boscola Announces Urban Agriculture Grants for Easton Organizations

Bethlehem, Pa – October 2, 2019 – State Senator Lisa M. Boscola announced today that the Greater Easton Development Partnership and the Easton Area Neighborhood Center have been award Urban Agriculture Infrastructure Grants, a grant program intended to promote urban...

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State Senate Approves Senator Boscola’s Snow/Ice Removal Bill

State Senate Approves Senator Boscola’s Snow/Ice Removal Bill

Harrisburg (October 21, 2019) --- The state Senate today unanimously approved Sen. Lisa Boscola’s legislation that would require drivers to remove ice or snow from their vehicles within 24 hours following heavy snow or ice storms. Named "Christine's Law," Boscola said...