HARRISBURG – More than $240,000 in grant money awarded this week in the 80th District will support fire companies and emergency medical services as they address building projects, purchase or repair equipment, conduct training, or reduce existing debt, according to Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntingdon).
HARRISBURG – When Gov. Josh Shapiro delivered his 2024-25 budget address today, the wish list included proposed spending for important programs but failed to acknowledge dramatic overspending that would decimate the state’s savings, according to Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntingdon).
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntingdon) today announced the approval of funding of over $6 million in grants and low-interest loans by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) for the Bellwood Borough Authority’s waterline and lead projects.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntingdon) today announced the release of almost $245,000 in state funds to Antis Township for upgrades to the Bellwood-Antis Community Park.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) recently thanked his staff for a productive year in his Bellwood and Hollidaysburg district offices. In 2023, the staff helped constituents in the 80th legislative district complete more than 450 Property Tax/Rent Rebate applications, more than 200 birth certificate applications, more than 130 unclaimed property filings, and supported more than 800 constituents in getting help with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT).
HARRISBURG –– State Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) recently announced that Rick Boston will be joining his staff as a district legislative aid. In addition, Gregory’s Bellwood office will be open five days a week beginning in January to offer services to local constituents.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) today announced approval of $3.5 million in state assistance for water and sewer projects in Blair County.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) this morning was recognized as a 2023 Mental Health and Substance Use Legislative Champion by the national office of Mental Health America.
HARRISBURG – Last night, Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) was recognized by the Blair Drug and Alcohol Partnerships with the 2023 Ray Shaw Community Advocate Award. This award is given to an individual or business/organization that actively promotes awareness and/or education to the community on the prevention of abuse and treatment for abuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.
HARRISBURG – Legislation introduced by state Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) that would strengthen programs for individuals recovering from substance abuse has been unanimously endorsed by the House Human Services Committee and may now be considered by the full House.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) is set to host a Concealed Carry Seminar on Nov. 2 from 6-8 p.m. at the Excelsior Volunteer Fire Company, 399 South First St., Bellwood.
HOLLIDAYSBURG – To prevent issues with traffic, Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntington) announced that the time of the free shredding event in Hollidaysburg for district residents is being changed.
HOLLIDAYSBURG – As part of efforts to protect private information, Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair/Huntington) will host a pair of free shredding events for district residents this month.
HARRISBURG - Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) said Monday his legislation, House Bill 1501, will ensure that children are protected from accessing pornography on mobile devices.
HARRISBURG – With bi-partisan support, Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) introduced legislation to help Pennsylvanians in long-term substance abuse recovery.
Hollidaysburg – Loans of nearly $10 million approved today will improve infrastructure in Blair County, Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) said.
HOLLIDAYSBURG – Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) is teaming up with area Scouts to properly dispose of worn American flags.
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania House of Representatives Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) released the following statement today on the death of U.S. Rep. Bud Shuster, who served in Congress from 1973 to 2001. Shuster served as chairman of the House Transportation Committee during his tenure.
HARRISBURG – A $1 million grant to support Dreams Go On Therapeutic Riding Center is among several Blair County projects approved today for financing, according to Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair).
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jim Gregory (R-Blair) has been assigned to serve on three standing House committees during the 2023-24 Legislative Session: Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Gaming Oversight and Human Services. The committees provide legislative oversight and help shape the language in bills that fall under their areas of responsibility.