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9/15/2017

Four MS4 Municipalities to Join DEP and DCNR in Media Event on Stormwater Management
 
Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Patrick McDonnell will be in Lemoyne Borough to salute efforts to reduce stormwater runoff pollution by municipalities statewide. Hundreds of municipalities are striving to meet a Saturday deadline for MS4 permit applications and Pollutant Reduction Plans.
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9/15/2017

Wolf Administration Salutes Statewide Efforts To Reduce Stormwater Runoff Pollution
 
Today Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Secretary Patrick McDonnell was in Lemoyne Borough to salute efforts to reduce stormwater runoff pollution by municipalities statewide. Hundreds of municipalities are striving to meet a Saturday deadline for MS4 permit applications and Pollutant Reduction Plans.
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9/14/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says 'State of the Child' Special Report Shows Broken Child-Welfare System Puts Children at Risk
 
The system is broken. And Pennsylvania's at-risk children are not safe. Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said those facts are what a year-long review of Pennsylvania's children and youth services (CYS) system showed him.
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9/14/2017

Auditor General DePasquale Says 'State of the Child' Special Report Shows Broken Child-Welfare System Puts Children at Risk
 
The system is broken. And Pennsylvania's at-risk children are not safe.
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9/13/2017

Wolf Administration Announces Altoona Has Successfully Terminated Distressed Municipality Status Under Act 47
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, on behalf of Governor Wolf, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin announced that the City of Altoona's status as a distressed municipality under Act 47 is terminated. Altoona is the 13th municipality to exit the program and completed the fastest exit of distressed status by a city.
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9/13/2017

Wolf Administration Announces Altoona Has Successfully Terminated Distressed Municipality Status Under Act 47
 
Harrisburg, PA - Today, on behalf of Governor Wolf, Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Dennis Davin announced that the City of Altoona's status as a distressed municipality under Act 47 is terminated. Altoona is the 13th municipality to exit the program and completed the fastest exit of distressed status by a city.
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9/12/2017

Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera Joins Advocates to Promote School Safety Across Commonwealth
 
Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera today joined CeaseFirePA, Education Voters of Pennsylvania, and the Education Law Center to introduce new resources to help schools and communities promote school safety.
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9/12/2017

Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera Joins Advocates to Promote School Safety Across Commonwealth
 
Secretary of Education Pedro A. Rivera today joined CeaseFirePA, Education Voters of Pennsylvania, and the Education Law Center to introduce new resources to help schools and communities promote school safety. During the press conference, CeaseFirePA presented videos that educators, administrators, and community members can use to prevent gun violence.
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9/12/2017

Veterans' Trust Fund Grant Recipients Acknowledged for Improving the Lives of Pennsylvania's Veterans and their Families
 
Maj. Gen. Tony Carrelli, Pennsylvania's adjutant general for the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA), today at an event in Camp Hill hosted by Pennsylvania Wounded Warriors, personally thanked Veterans' Trust Fund (VTF) grant recipients for their work in support of the commonwealth's nearly 900,000 veterans.
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9/12/2017

Governor Announces Veterans' Trust Fund Grant Awards - Grantees Announced for Pennsylvania County Offices of Veterans Affairs
 
HARRISBURG, Pa. - Governor Tom Wolf announced today that 15 Pennsylvania counties' Veterans Affairs Offices will receive $150,000 in grants and 17 charitable or veteran service organizations will receive $500,000 in grants from the Pennsylvania Veterans' Trust Fund (VTF). The VTF is administered by the Department of Military and Veterans Affairs (DMVA).
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9/12/2017

Commonwealth Launches Pilot Program to Integrate Hybrid, Electric Technology into State Vehicle Fleet
 
Harrisburg, PA - Pennsylvania Department of General Services Secretary Curt Topper was joined by Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn and Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Policy Director Jessica Shirley today to officially launch the Commonwealth's Hybrid/Electric Vehicles Pilot Program.
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9/12/2017

Commonwealth Launches Pilot Program to Integrate Hybrid, Electric Technology into State Vehicle Fleet
 
Pennsylvania Department of General Services Secretary Curt Topper was joined by Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn and Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Policy Director Jessica Shirley today to officially launch the Commonwealth's Hybrid/Electric Vehicles Pilot Program.
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9/11/2017

Wolf Administration Convenes State's First Automated Vehicle Summit
 
Wolf Administration officials from the departments of Transportation (PennDOT), Community and Economic Development (DCED), Labor & Industry (L&I), and State Police (PSP) are taking part in the state's first Automated Vehicle Summit in State College.
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9/11/2017

Wolf Administration Convenes State's First Automated Vehicle Summit
 
Wolf Administration officials from the departments of Transportation (PennDOT), Community and Economic Development (DCED), Labor & Industry (L&I), and State Police (PSP) are taking part in the state's first Automated Vehicle Summit in State College.
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9/6/2017

Wolf Administration Kicks-off State Celebration of National Recovery Month
 
Pennsylvanians in long-term recovery will talk about their personal stories at the statewide kick-off National Recovery Month in Pennsylvania. In addition, Acting Secretary of the Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP) Jennifer Smith, Acting Secretary of Health and Physician General Dr. Rachel Levine, Secretary of Aging Teresa Osborne, will attend and discuss the Wolf administration's commitment to continue support to help get people suffering from addiction into treatment and recovery.
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