Emrick Announces More than $400K in Municipal Grants

May. 14, 2020 /

HARRISBURG — Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Upper Nazareth) today announced the Commonwealth Financing Authority has approved $400,577 in grant funding to municipalities in the 137th Legislative District. These grants were fully funded by gaming revenues from the Northampton County Local Share Account (LSA). No tax dollars are used to fund this program.

Emrick Announces $205K in Grants for Upper Mount Bethel Township Fire Departments

May. 14, 2020 /

HARRISBURG — Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Upper Mount Bethel) today announced the Commonwealth Financing Authority has approved $205,000 in grant funding to fire departments in Upper Mount Bethel Township. These grants were fully funded by gaming revenues from the Northampton County Local Share Account (LSA). No tax dollars are used to fund this program.

Emrick Announces $130K in School Safety Grants

Feb. 26, 2020 /

HARRISBURG — Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) today announced the School Safety and Security Committee has awarded $130,000 in School Safety and Security Grants to school districts in the 137th Legislative District.

Emrick to Help Stock Minsi Lake for Mentored Youth Trout Fishing Day

Feb. 26, 2020 /

UPPER MOUNT BETHEL – Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) announced today that he will join Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) Executive Director Tim Schaeffer, local government officials and other community partners in a trout stocking event at Minsi Lake on Monday, March 23.

Emrick to Help Stock Minsi Lake for Mentored Youth Trout Fishing Day

Feb. 24, 2020 /

UPPER MOUNT BETHEL – Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) announced today that he will join Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) Executive Director Tim Schaeffer, local government officials and other community partners in a trout stocking event at Minsi Lake on Monday, March 23.

Emrick Applauds Support for Local Senior Center

May. 03, 2019 /

BANGOR – Here’s proof of truth in advertising – the commercial that states “the Pennsylvania Lottery benefits older Pennsylvanians” is true. The Slate Belt Senior Center is receiving a more than $112,000 grant, according to state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton).

Modernization of Local Elementary School to Continue Thanks to State Grant, Says Emrick

Mar. 26, 2019 /

UPPER MOUNT BETHEL – The effort to renovate Five Points Elementary School in the Bangor Area School District is moving forward as the result of a more than $1 million grant, according to state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth). The Commonwealth Financing Authority’s (CFAs) Alternative and Clean Energy Program is the source of the funding.

Emrick Announces March Satellite Office Hours

Mar. 04, 2019 /

NAZARETH – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he will be hosting in Forks Township during the month of March.

Emrick to Host Minsi Lake Information Meeting

Feb. 22, 2019 /

BANGOR – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) will host an information meeting on Monday, March 4, to provide the latest news on the Minsi Lake Dam project. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m., in the auditorium of Bangor Area Middle School, 401 5 Points Richmond Road. Richmond Road, Bangor, PA 18013.

Emrick Announces January Satellite Office Hours

Dec. 18, 2018 /

NAZARETH – State Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites residents of the 137th Legislative District to take advantage of satellite office hours he will be hosting in Forks Township during the month of January.

Emrick to Host November Medicare Assistance, Satellite Office Hours

Oct. 23, 2018 /

NAZARETH – In conjunction with Medicare’s Open Enrollment Period, state Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Nazareth) invites 137th Legislative District residents who wish to discuss and possibly make changes to their plan to make an appointment and discuss their choices.