Heffley Offers Amendments to Assist Penn Forest Residents

Jan. 18, 2018 /

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.

Mobile Veterans Unit to Visit Lehighton

Nov. 27, 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.

Heffley Explains Next Steps for Property Tax Relief

Nov. 22, 2017 /

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.

Heffley, Knowles Visit the White House

Oct. 18, 2017 /

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.

Heffley Invites Residents to Annual Drug and Alcohol Awareness Expo

Oct. 04, 2017 /

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.

Heffley to Hold Town Hall Meeting

Sep. 19, 2017 /

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.

Heffley Votes to Advance State Budget

Jun. 30, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) issued the following statement after the House voted to send a $32 billion budget to Gov. Tom Wolf’s desk. The 2017-18 budget, also passed by the Senate on Friday, represents a 0.2 increase over last year’s budget.

Heffley to Hold Town Hall Meeting June 15

Jun. 12, 2017 /

JIM THORPE – To share updates on legislative issues, the state budget and local concerns, Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon) will be holding a town hall meeting on Thursday, June 15, at Whispering Pines, Penn Forest Fire Co. No. 1, Route 903, Jim Thorpe, at 5:30 p.m.

Protecting and Preserving Pennsylvania’s Parks - Rep. Doyle Heffley (R-Carbon)

May. 26, 2017 /

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.

Heffley, Fish and Boat Commission to Offer Basic Boating Courses

Apr. 18, 2017 /

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.