Committee to Examine Heffley Bills to Improve Addiction Treatment Programs

Mar. 11, 2019 /

WHAT: The House Human Services Committee, chaired by Rep. Gene DiGirolamo (R-Bucks), will hold a public hearing on House Bills 424 and 596, sponsored by Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon). The bills would create a bed registry and a warm hand-off for addiction treatment. The Blue Guardian program from Lehigh County, which was the inspiration for the warm hand-off legislation, will make a presentation.

Heffley to Host Sportsmen’s and Outdoor Expo on March 16

Mar. 05, 2019 /

WEISSPORT – In an effort to promote the many outdoor recreational activities available in the 122nd Legislative District to area residents, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will once again host a Sportsmen’s and Outdoor Expo in Jim Thorpe.

Heffley Calls Wolf’s Budget a Good Starting Point

Feb. 05, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and other members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly today heard Gov. Tom Wolf’s spending proposals for Fiscal Year 2019-20 during his annual budget address.

Heffley Relocating District Office to Weissport

Jan. 29, 2019 /

LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) today announced that he is relocating his district office in Lehighton to 204B Bridge St. in Weissport. The new office will open for business on Monday, Feb. 4, at 9 a.m. The final day of operation for the Lehighton office was Monday, Jan. 28.

Heffley Receives Committee Assignments for 2019-20 Session

Jan. 18, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) today announced that he has been appointed to serve on the House Appropriations, Human Services, Tourism and Recreational Development, and Transportation committees for the 2019-20 legislative session. Heffley was sworn into office for another term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Jan. 1.

Heffley Looking Forward to New Session

Jan. 15, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s inaugural address. Wolf was sworn into office today for a second term during a ceremony at the state Capitol.

Park Project Awarded State Grant, Says Heffley

Nov. 19, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – State funding has been awarded to Jim Thorpe Borough for developing an improvement plan for its municipal park, according to Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon), who played a key role in securing the grant through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).

Heffley Raises Concerns with PennDOT Relating to Route 248 Bridge Project

Oct. 31, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Expressing serious concerns over public safety and work delays relating to the replacement of the Route 248 bridge in Carbon County, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) sent a letter to Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Secretary Leslie Richards detailing his frustration with the project.

Heffley to Host Town Hall Meetings Oct. 31

Oct. 19, 2018 /

LEHIGHTON – In his continuing effort to stay in touch with constituents of the 122nd Legislative District, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) is hosting two town hall meetings on Wednesday, Oct. 31.

Local Fire Department Awarded State Grant to Fight Wildfires, Says Heffley

Oct. 09, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – A Carbon County volunteer fire department will benefit from a state program that funds equipment purchases and training to battle wildfires, according to Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon). Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Company No. 1 in Lehighton was awarded a $10,000 grant through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

Heffley Announces School Safety Grants for Carbon County

Oct. 04, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) today announced that school safety grants totaling nearly $125,000 were awarded to three Carbon County school districts and the Carbon Career and Technical Institute.

Heffley, Yudichak to Co-Host Senior Expo on Sept. 6

Aug. 30, 2018 /

LEHIGHTON – In their continuing effort to improve the quality of life for older residents in the region, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) are once again co-hosting a Senior Expo on Thursday, Sept. 6, in Lehighton, Carbon County.

Heffley, Yudichak Honor Lifelong Voters

Aug. 01, 2018 /

LEIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-14) honored 44 longtime Carbon County voters during a breakfast event on Tuesday.