HARRISBURG – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) today announced that Armstrong County is seeking volunteers of all ages to help complete a project along the Armstrong Trail in Kittanning Borough on Saturday, April 22, at 10 a.m.
SARVER – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) today announced that his Sarver district office has moved to a new location and is now up and running and ready for business.
HARRISBURG-Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Indiana/Butler) today announced the holiday hours for his district offices.
FORD CITY – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) today announced the emergency closure of his Ford City office on Tuesday, Oct. 25, and Wednesday, Oct. 26, for repairs needed due to leaking pipes.
WHAT: Together with Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), the House Majority Policy Committee will host an educational hearing in Armstrong County to discuss the differences between conventional natural gas wells and unconventional shale gas wells in anticipation of the state’s new forthcoming Chapter 78 regulations. The hearing will also include a discussion on the pipeline construction needed to bring natural gas to power plants in order for the energy generation sector to meet new EPA air quality regulations and the obstacles currently blocking that endeavor.
HARRISBURG – The House on Tuesday voted to pass legislation authored by Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong, Butler, Indiana) that would update state law regarding surveillance and trespassing to impose criminal penalties on invasions of privacy by remote control helicopters and aircraft (often referred to as “drones”) that are equipped with video cameras.
FORD CITY – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) and Sen. Don White (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana/Westmoreland) today announced that West Penn Energy has offered to fix an unforeseen problem that arose during an upgrade in the re-wiring of electric utility infrastructure of Ford City that has taken place over the past six months
HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for Volunteer Fire Assistance Grants through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Rep Jeff Pyle (R – Armstrong/Butler/Indiana), said today.
HARRISBURG – Sen. Don White (R-Indiana/Armstrong/Butler/Westmoreland) and Reps. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) and Donna Oberlander (R-Clarion/Armstrong/Forest) today hailed Wednesday’s veto-proof passage of legislation that would implement a new fair funding formula for K-12 schools in Pennsylvania that will result in their school districts getting increased funding without tax hikes. In addition, PLANCON, the state program that underwrites school construction projects, was also funded which will greatly affect the residents of the Freeport and Armstrong school districts that have current building projects.
HARRISBURG – Today, Gov. Tom Wolf gave his 2016-17 budget address which calls for billions of dollars in new taxes to pay for more government spending.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R- Armstrong/Indiana/Butler) today issued the following statement about Gov. Tom Wolf’s Capitol press conference on Tuesday where Wolf announced he will again use his veto pen – this time to slash more than $6 billion from the $30.3 billion 2015-16 state budget that had been sent to him via a bipartisan Senate vote in time for Christmas:
HARRISBURG - Effective Dec. 21, all new Commercial Drivers License (CDL) applicants and current holders required to renew or make any changes or upgrades to their CDL will need to appear at a PennDOT Driver License Center in person, Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Butler/Indiana) said today.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Indiana/Butler) voted in favor of emergency funding legislation for schools and vital human services across the state. The legislation, Senate Bills 1000 and 1001, would provide four months of funding for government operations applied retroactively to the beginning of the fiscal year July 1 through Oct. 31.
FORD CITY – Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-Armstrong/Indiana/Butler) that his district offices in Buffalo Township and Ford City will be closed on Thursday, Aug. 27, Friday, Aug. 28, Monday, Aug. 31, and Tuesday Sept. 1.
WHAT: The House and Senate Coal caucuses, co-chaired by Rep. Jeff Pyle (R-60), Rep. Ted Harhai (D-48), Sen. Gene Yaw (R-23) and Sen. John Wozniak (D-35), will hold a public hearing on the federal government’s proposed rule to regulate carbon emissions from existing sources.