As summer kicks off, many Pennsylvania families are making plans to visit one of our state’s beautiful parks. Thousands of acres are managed by the Commonwealth for the enjoyment of all residents. However, numerous parks across the Commonwealth, like Beltzville State Park in Carbon County, are struggling to keep up with increased financial demands that come with heightened attendance.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) along with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, will offer a two-night basic boating safety course on Monday, April 24, and Wednesday, April 26, from 6-10 p.m. at Beltzville State Park’s Environmental Education and Interpretation Center, 2950 Pohopoco Drive, Lehighton. A second course will be offered on Saturday, April 29, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Lake Harmony Fire Company, 257 Lake Harmony Road, Lake Harmony.
HARRISBURG – Tax-free savings accounts aimed at helping people with disabilities save money for future care and services are now available through the Pennsylvania Treasury, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today.
JIM THORPE– State Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) and State Representative Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today that a total of seven Carbon County projects will receive $816,070 in funding from the Commonwealth Financing Authority.
HARRISBURG – Applications are now available for federal grants to help Pennsylvania’s rural communities better guard against the threat of fires in forested, undeveloped and unprotected areas, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today.
LEHIGHTON – In an effort to promote the many outdoor recreational activities available to Carbon County residents, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will host a Sportsmen’s and Outdoor Expo on Saturday, March 25, from 2-5 p.m. at Penn Forest Township Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1, in Jim Thorpe.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced the following office closure due to the upcoming snowstorm: