Emrick Announces Grant Funding to Local Fire, EMS Companies

Feb. 14, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – Seven fire and emergency medical services (EMS) companies in the 137th District were awarded grant funding through the 2023-24 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Emergency Medical Services Grant Program, Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) announced today.

Emrick to Host Free Financial Aid Seminar Sept. 13

Sep. 07, 2023 /

BETHLEHEM TOWNSHIP - Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) is inviting parents and students planning to pursue a higher education to his upcoming Financial Aid Seminar on Wednesday, Sept. 13, at 6:30 p.m. in the Freedom High School Auditorium, 3149 Chester Ave. in Bethlehem Township.

Emrick Announces $1.25 Million Grant for Upper Nazareth Fire Department

Apr. 12, 2023 /

UPPER NAZARETH – Emphasizing the importance of public safety, Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) announced that $1.25 million was recently awarded to the Upper Nazareth Fire Department for its building expansion project. The grant will be used to help build a four-bay garage for station vehicles and a complete second floor.

House Passes Emrick Bill Seeking to Relieve Homeowners of Property Tax Penalty

Apr. 21, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Seeking to eliminate an unfair and unnecessary tax burden, Rep. Joe Emrick (R-Northampton) announced that the House passed his legislation, House Bill 430, that would waive the 10% penalty upon receipt of an affidavit during the first year of ownership if the new owners did not receive their property tax bill. The property owners would pay the full amount of the property taxes due and present a copy of their deed to prove their date of purchase.