First Responders to Receive COVID-19 Grants, Says Pickett

May. 28, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Recognizing the additional challenges facing the Pennsylvania fire and emergency medical services resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic, the state House of Representatives today approved $50 million in additional grant funding for the organizations, according to Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna).

Tensions Rise as Governor Extends Stay-at-Home Order to June 4, Say Fritz, Pickett, Baker and Yaw

May. 08, 2020 /

Reps. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne), Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) and Sens. Lisa Baker (R-20) and Gene Yaw (R-23) voiced their serious concern and extreme disappointment after learning Susquehanna County was not among the next group of counties that would move into the “yellow phase” of Gov. Tom Wolf’s reopening plan on May 15. The 13 counties listed in the governor’s announcement this afternoon are all located in southwestern Pennsylvania.

Tensions Rise as Governor Extends Stay-at-Home Order to June 4, Say Fritz, Pickett, Baker and Yaw

May. 08, 2020 /

SUSQUEHANNA COUNTY – Reps. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne), Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) and Sens. Lisa Baker (R-20) and Gene Yaw (R-23) voiced their serious concern and extreme disappointment after learning Susquehanna County was not among the next group of counties that would move into the “yellow phase” of Gov. Tom Wolf’s reopening plan on May 15. The 13 counties listed in the governor’s announcement this afternoon are all located in southwestern Pennsylvania.

Bradford County Historical Society Awarded State Grant, Says Pickett

Mar. 06, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today announced that the Bradford County Historical Society has been awarded a Cultural and Historical Support Grant in the amount of $4,000 by the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC).

Pickett Announces March Outreach Schedule

Mar. 02, 2020 /

TOWANDA – To help constituents better access state government-related services, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) will hold satellite office hours in Sullivan County during the month of March.

Area Schools Awarded Safety Grants, Says Pickett

Feb. 26, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today announced that safety grants totaling more than $455,000 have been awarded to schools in the 110th Legislative District.

Grant Awarded to Help Address Opioid Problem in Susquehanna County, Say Pickett, Fritz

Feb. 19, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – The Lackawanna/Susquehanna Single County Authority has been awarded funding by the Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) to coordinate criminal justice diversion programs for individuals with an opioid addiction, according to Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) and Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne).

Pickett: Wolf Budget Proposal Not Business Friendly

Feb. 04, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) today joined her House and Senate colleagues for a joint session of the General Assembly to hear Gov. Tom Wolf outline his budget proposal for the 2020-21 fiscal year.

Pickett Announces February Outreach Schedule

Jan. 30, 2020 /

TOWANDA – To help constituents better access state government-related services, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) will hold satellite office hours in Sullivan County during the month of February.

PennDOT Seeking Summer Help, Says Pickett

Jan. 22, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is sponsoring an extensive Summer Maintenance Program for college students, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) announced today. The program runs May through August 2020 to supplement the permanent workforce.

Pickett Announces $466,000 in Local Fire, EMS Grants

Jan. 21, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Forty-one fire departments and ambulance associations in the 110th Legislative District will share nearly $466,000 in state funding to tackle capital projects, train personnel and reduce debt, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna) announced today.

Regional Workforce Development Board Receives State Funding, Says Pickett

Jan. 16, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – The Northern Tier Workforce Development Board (NTWDB) has been awarded $131,006 in state funding to help businesses and school districts work together to better prepare students for in-demand careers in the region, according to Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Sullivan/Susquehanna).