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6/4/2018

PA Lottery Introduces PA iLottery Interactive Online Games
 
Middletown, PA - The Pennsylvania Lottery has launched PA iLottery, interactive games played online on a computer, tablet or mobile device that offer chances to win up to $250,000.
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6/3/2018

PA Turnpike Activates Cashless Tolling on Findlay Connector (Toll 576)
 
HARRISBURG, PA - The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) is reminding motorists the Findlay Connector (Toll 576) in Allegheny and Washington counties has now been converted to a cashless tolling system.
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6/1/2018

Officials Dedicate Pennsylvania's Newest State Prison
 
Several hundred people, including lawmakers, stakeholders and state officials gathered today to dedicate State Correctional Institution (SCI) Phoenix. Build on the grounds of SCI Graterford, SCI Phoenix will begin operation by June 30, 2018.
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5/30/2018

Governor Wolf, Secretary Richards Outline Statewide 'Resurface PA' Initiative
 
Philadelphia, PA - Today Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Secretary Leslie S. Richards to discuss the details of Resurface PA, the administration's new statewide initiative to accelerate repaving work on interstates and attack potholes across Pennsylvania.
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5/29/2018

Governor Wolf, Senator Casey Celebrate PhilaPort, Highlighting New Crane Arrival, Job Creation, and Economic Growth
 
Governor Tom Wolf and Senator Bob Casey joined federal, state, and local leaders in celebration of the recent arrival of the first two super post-Panamax cranes at The Port of Philadelphia (PhilaPort), celebrating another major milestone spurred by the governor's port development plan.
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5/25/2018

Wolf Administration Officials Remind Pennsylvanians to Have Fun and Stay Safe during Amusement Ride Safety Week
 
Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding today highlighted the importance of consumer safety at the kickoff event for Amusement Ride Safety Week. The event, held at Dutch Wonderland, aimed to educate Pennsylvania's amusement park goers about the state's efforts to keep them safe when riding amusement attractions.
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5/21/2018

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week
 
The Wolf Administration visited Penn State Health in Hershey on Monday, the first of three scheduled events across Pennsylvania as part of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week to thank EMS providers for their role in keeping Pennsylvanians healthy and safe.
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5/21/2018

PA Turnpike Hosts Work Zone Safety Remembrance Event
 
Today more than 2,000 employees across the Pennsylvania Turnpike took part in a Work Zone Safety Remembrance event to honor the 41 PA Turnpike employees who died while performing their duties.
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5/18/2018

Wolf Administration Launches 'Choose PA Dairy' Campaign to Highlight Benefits of Locally-Sourced Milk
 
Today, Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding joined dairy farmers and industry advocates to kick off 'Choose PA Dairy: Goodness that Matters,' a campaign to support Pennsylvania's dairy industry by educating consumers on how to find and buy locally-produced milk, and why it matters to Pennsylvania's economy and the health of its residents.
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5/16/2018

Wolf Administration Joins USDA and Penn State University to Combat Spotted Lanternfly
 
On the heels of the first Spotted Lanternfly hatch of the season, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture (PDA), the United Stated Department of Agriculture (USDA), and Penn State University today warned its potential $18 billion impact on the commonwealth's businesses, trade, and economy.
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5/16/2018

First Lady Frances Wolf, Department of Education Announce New Grants to Expand School Breakfast
 
First Lady Frances Wolf joined Education Department Executive Deputy Secretary Dr. David Volkman and school advocates to celebrate the first recipients of Governor Wolf's School Breakfast Initiative grants.
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5/16/2018

Auditor General DePasquale Says Immediate Action Needed to Better Protect Children at Risk of Abuse, Neglect
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today released his action plan to help keep Pennsylvania's at-risk children safer.
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5/14/2018

Harrisburg's New Peregrine Falcons Banded in Educational Event Streamed Live
 
The newest Harrisburg falcons were banded today in a livestreamed educational event attended by local students and hosted by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Pennsylvania Game Commission at Rachel Carson State Office Building.
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5/10/2018

Wolf Administration, State Officials Tout Cycling Improvements, Opportunities and Benefits in Pennsylvania
 
With the start of Bike to Work week, the Wolf Administration announced a series of planned improvements for bicyclists during an event featuring an executive bike ride around Harrisburg by several cabinet members, other officials, and staff.
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5/10/2018

PA Turnpike Commission and PA Council on the Arts Unveil Student Artwork at Somerset Turnpike Service Plaza
 
The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts (PCA) were joined by students, families and local and state officials today at the South Somerset Service Plaza to unveil artwork designed and created by Somerset Area High School students.
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