Pickett, Baker Announce PENNVEST Loan for Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades in Wyoming County

Oct. 18, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Sen. Lisa Baker (R-20) today announced a $5.9 million low-interest state loan awarded to Aqua Pennsylvania Wastewater Inc. for an improvement project at the Rivercrest wastewater treatment plant in Tunkhannock Township, Wyoming County. The funding was approved by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST).

Pickett Invites Seniors to Scam Seminar on Oct. 27

Oct. 11, 2023 /

TUNKHANNOCK – In her continuing effort to educate older residents about the latest scams and how to protect themselves, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) is co-hosting a financial fraud seminar on Friday, Oct. 27, in Tunkhannock. The free event will take place at the at the Triton Hose Company, 116 W. Tioga St., from 10 a.m. to noon.

Pickett to Host Senior Expo in Wyoming County Sept. 15

Aug. 31, 2023 /

TUNKHANNOCK – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) is inviting area seniors and their caregivers to her first-ever Wyoming County Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 15. The free event will take place at the Triton Hose Company, 116 W. Tioga St. in Tunkhannock, from 10 a.m. to noon.

Lawmakers Seek to Hold Telecommunications Utilities Accountable

Aug. 22, 2023 / Press Release

HARRISBURG – A group of state House lawmakers representing primarily rural areas of the Commonwealth has introduced a package of six bills aimed at holding telecommunications companies accountable to their customers. Some of the measures come in response to a series of public input hearings hosted by the Public Utility Commission (PUC) in Tioga, Bradford and Wyoming counties.

Pickett Invites Seniors to ‘$cam Jam’ in Tunkhannock

Jul. 14, 2023 /

TUNKHANNOCK – In her continuing effort to educate older residents about the latest scams and how to protect themselves, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) is co-hosting “$cam Jam” on Thursday, July 27, in Tunkhannock. The free event will take place from 10 a.m. to noon at the Shadowbrook Inn and Resort Ballroom, 201 Resort Lane.

Pickett, Owlett Remind Frontier Customers of Upcoming PUC Public Input Hearings

May. 25, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford) are reminding Frontier Commonwealth telephone company customers of four public input hearings to be conducted by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) in June to gather formal comments regarding poor service.

Pickett, Owlett Remind Frontier Customers of Upcoming PUC Public Input Hearings

May. 25, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford) are reminding Frontier Commonwealth telephone company customers of four public input hearings to be conducted by the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) in June to gather formal comments regarding poor service.

Pickett: Learn How to Avoid Being Scammed at Upcoming Seminars

May. 23, 2023 /

TOWANDA – In her continuing effort to reduce the number of identity theft victims in the 110th Legislative District, especially among older residents, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) is teaming up with the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities, the B/S/S/T Area Agency on Aging and PA Link to co-host two scam seminars in Bradford County.

Pickett to Host Gun Law Seminar May 12 in Wyoming County

Apr. 06, 2023 /

TUNKHANNOCK – In her continuing effort to educate the public regarding Pennsylvania’s firearms laws, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) is hosting a Gun Law Seminar in Factoryville on Friday, May 12. The free event will take place at the Factoryville Sportsmen’s Club, 124 Gun Club Road, beginning at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Pickett, Yaw Announce Over $1.6 Million in State Grants for Bradford County Projects

Mar. 17, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Sen. Gene Yaw (r-23) announced over $1.6 million in Local Share Account (LSA) grants for important community and economic development projects throughout Bradford County. The announcement was made following the Commonwealth Financing Authority’s (CFA) meeting in Harrisburg on Thursday.

Owlett, Pickett Comment on Governor’s Budget Address

Mar. 07, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Reps. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) and Clint Owlett (R-Tioga/Bradford) offered the following response to Gov. Josh Shapiro’s first state budget address to the General Assembly. The governor is proposing a $45.8 billion spending plan that represents a $2.5 billion, or 5.9%, increase over the current year’s spending.

Pickett Offers Free Assistance to Area Veterans

Feb. 23, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) reminds veterans and their dependents that free assistance is available to them on the first Wednesday of each month by appointment at her district office in Tunkhannock (133 W. Tioga St.). The office is currently scheduling appointments for Wednesday, May 3.

Pickett, Owlett to Host Public Meetings About Frontier Communications Formal Complaint

Feb. 15, 2023 /

WHAT: Two informational meetings are being held to update area residents about the next steps following the filing of a formal complaint against Frontier Communications. Both meetings will feature presentations by the Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate (OCA) and Office of Small Business Advocate (OSBA), which filed the joint complaint with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) against Commonwealth Telephone Company, LLC d/b/a Frontier Communications Commonwealth Telephone Company (Frontier Commonwealth).

Pickett, Owlett to Host Public Meetings About Frontier Communications Formal Complaint

Feb. 13, 2023 /

WHAT: Two informational meetings are being held to update area residents about the next steps following the filing of a formal complaint against Frontier Communications. Both meetings will feature presentations by the Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate (OCA) and Office of Small Business Advocate (OSBA), which filed the joint complaint with the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission (PUC) against Commonwealth Telephone Company, LLC d/b/a Frontier Communications Commonwealth Telephone Company (Frontier Commonwealth).

Pickett Announces Grants for Wyoming County First Responders

Feb. 06, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Twelve fire and emergency medical services (EMS) companies in Wyoming County were awarded nearly $142,000 in funding support through the 2022-23 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Grant Program, Rep. Tina Pickett (R-Bradford/Wyoming) announced today. Statewide, 2,336 applicants shared in more than $31 million.