SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – More than 35 exhibitors have registered to participate in Rep. Mike Tobash’s (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) sixth annual Senior Expo, set for Friday, Sept. 6, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Pine Grove Hose Hook and Ladder Fire Company.
SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Hegins Township supervisors voiced their opposition to the proposed site of a 31,000-horsepower natural gas compressor station, which is needed to complete the Leidy South Project in Schuylkill County.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) today announced that the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) this week approved Auburn Borough’s request for a low-interest loan of $350,000, which will fund a storm sewer upgrade project.
HARRISBURG – Legislation authored by Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) to establish the Career and Technical Education Investment Incentive Program was overwhelmingly approved by the House of Representatives and now heads to the Senate for consideration. Tobash’s bill is part of the latest bipartisan Career and Technical Education (CTE) (#GoodJobs4PA) legislative package.
HARRISBURG – Following Gov. Tom Wolf’s annual budget address Tuesday in a joint session of the House and Senate, Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) issued the following statement:
HARRISBURG – Funding for the design portion of the Hegins-Hubley Authority’s sanitary sewer project was approved Wednesday by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST), according to Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Sen. David Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks).
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) today announced that he has been appointed to serve on the House Education, Game and Fisheries, Insurance and Liquor Control committees for the 2019-20 legislative session. Tobash was sworn into office for a fifth term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Jan. 1.
WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin), chairman of the Public Pension Management and Asset Investment Review Commission, and Pennsylvania Treasurer Joe Torsella will announce the findings of the commission’s report which contains recommendations to further improve the transparency of investment expenses and returns of the Public School Employees’ Retirement System (PSERS) and the Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System (SERS).
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced today that school districts in the 125th Legislative District were awarded state grants to help improve student safety through a new program.
HARRISBURG - Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced today that two improvement projects in the 125th Legislative District will benefit from nearly $957,000 in state funding approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).
HARRISBURG - Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Sen. David Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) announced that the Hegins-Hubley Authority had been rewarded a grant to replace the water storage tank in Hubley Township.
WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and U.S. Congressman Glenn “GT” Thompson (R-5) will lead a tour of the technical education and career opportunities that are available in Schuylkill County. Thompson, co-chairman of the Congressional Career and Technical Education Caucus, and Tobash, chairman of the state House Subcommittee on Technical Education and Career Readiness, will also discuss important legislation that will strengthen the economy and job force.
WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Gov. Tom Wolf will meet with state and local officials to tour Tremont and Pine Grove to assess recent flood damage.
WILLIAMSTOWN – In an effort to provide information about Pennsylvania’s concealed carry laws and the Castle Doctrine, Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) will host a Concealed Carry Seminar on Thursday, March 8, from 6-9 p.m. The event will be held at the Sacramento Community Fire Company, located at 2206 E. Main St. in Sacramento.
HARRISBURG, January 4 – Representatives Neal P. Goodman (D-Schuylkill) and Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) and Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) today announced funding to re-establish a façade improvement program in the City of Pottsville.
HARRISBURG – Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks) and Representative Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) announced two Department of Environmental Protection Growing Greener grants today that will support flood control in the Swatara Creek Watershed in Tremont Township and Pine Grove Borough.
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) has appointed Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) to serve as one of five members on the Public Pension Management and Asset Investment Review Commission, which was established as part of Pennsylvania’s public pension reform measure under Act 5 of 2017.
SCHUYLKILL HAVEN – Residents ages 55 and older in the 125th District are invited to attend Rep. Mike Tobash’s (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) fourth annual Senior Expo on Friday, Sept. 8, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., at the Pine Grove Hose Hook and Ladder, located at 1 Orchard St., in Pine Grove. More than 40 vendors are expected.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) voted in favor of the state spending plan for fiscal year 2017-18 on Friday. The budget seeks to spend $31.9 billion, a cost-effective plan which grows spending over last year to 0.2 percent. After the vote, Tobash made the following statement:
WHAT: Rep. Mike Tobash (R-Schuylkill/Dauphin) has been working with his area colleagues to organize and invite the public to the Pottsville Revitalization Public Meeting to present an update about the Pottsville Area Development Corporation, Pottsville Business Association and the City of Pottsville, in relation to revitalization efforts planned for downtown. The public is invited to share thoughts about local attractions, restaurants, hotel and businesses which could create additional jobs, generate revenue and improve property values in the community. PA Industrial Development Authority Executive Director Jared Lucas will be providing information about financing programs to current and prospective small business owners in attendance.