HARRISBURG – The House approved legislation by Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Judy Ward (R-Blair) to protect consumers and independent pharmacies from unfair drug prices and reimbursement rates.
A little more than 130 years ago, the idea of setting aside a day to honor the American flag was born. The first Flag Day, or Flag Birthday, as it was called at the time, was celebrated by school-aged children in Wisconsin. June 14 was selected to commemorate the date since it was on that day in 1777 when the American flag as we know it today was adopted. Since the first celebration, Flag Day has spread across the country.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon County) issued the following statement in response to voter shaming letters sent to constituents.
LEHIGHTON – In response to the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture’s decision to include Carbon County in its quarantine to help control the spread of the Spotted Lanternfly, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will host a seminar at his district office on the invasive species.
WHAT: Penn Forest Streams Property Owners Association will hold a property owners crime watch meeting to give members the opportunity to express community concerns. Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will address the group.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will host a Sportsmen’s and Outdoor Expo on Saturday, March 17, from 1-4 p.m. at Penn Forest Township Volunteer Fire Co. No. 1, in Jim Thorpe.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) today announced that over $285,000 in funding has been awarded to 25 fire and emergency services organizations in Carbon County.
Jim Thorpe, January 23, 2018 — State Senator John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) and State Representative Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today that nine Carbon County projects will receive $797,458 in funding through the Monroe County Local Share Account from the Commonwealth Financing Authority.
LEHIGHTON – To address the issues surrounding Bethlehem Water Authority’s proposed windmill project in Penn Forest Township, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) has introduced two amendments to legislation addressing municipal authority projects, Senate Bill 656.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced the following office hours due to the Christmas and New Year’s holidays:
HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) reminded area residents that the deadline to submit forms for Pennsylvania’s Property Tax/Rent Rebate program is Dec. 31, 2017.
LEHIGHTON – The Mobile Veterans Outreach Van will visit Rep. Doyle Heffley’s (R-Carbon) district on Tuesday, Nov. 28, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the Lehighton American Legion, 381 Bridge St. in Lehighton.
HARRISBURG – On Tuesday, Nov. 7, Pennsylvanians voted on a statewide referendum which would enable the Legislature to take substantial steps toward property tax elimination. Over 75 percent of voters in Rep. Doyle Heffley’s (R-Carbon) 122nd Legislative District approved the measure.
HARRISBURG – To advocate for community concerns and enhance cooperation between local, state and federal governments, Reps. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Jerry Knowles (R- Berks/Carbon/Schuylkill) visited the White House on Oct. 12 and attended the Pennsylvania House of Representatives White House Conference.
PALMERTON – To help inform parents, children and families about the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) is holding a Drug and Alcohol Awareness Expo on Thursday, Oct. 26, from 6-8 p.m. at Palmerton High School, located at 3525 Fireline Rd, Palmerton.
WHAT: A town hall meeting to discuss the November property tax referendum, the state budget and any other state-related issues.
JIM THORPE – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) invites residents of the 122nd District to a town hall meeting on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the Diligent Fire Company No. 3, 330 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe. Topics to be discussed at the meeting include the property tax referendum which will be on the November ballot, the state budget and any other state-related issue.
LEHIGHTON – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) today announced several changes to his district office hours.
JIM THORPE – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) and Sen. John Yudichak (D-Luzerne/Carbon) invite area seniors to their Senior Expo on Thursday, Sept. 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall, located at 101 East 10th St. in Jim Thorpe.
LEHIGHTON – Two Carbon County school districts have received grants as part of the Pennsylvania Pre-K Counts program. The Office of Child Development and Early Learning administers the Pre-K Counts Program, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) announced today.