Simmons Announces $500K Grant to Lehigh County Nature Conservancy

Nov. 21, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Working to preserve the natural heritage of the 131st Legislative District, Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) announced today that the Wildlands Conservancy in Lehigh County received a state grant of $500,000 from the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).

Simmons to Offer Free Assistance to Area Veterans on Dec. 6

Nov. 20, 2019 /

COOPERSBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is hosting special hours at his district office in Coopersburg on Friday, Dec. 6, for area veterans and their families to receive assistance regarding programs and benefits. Simmons offers this free service the first Friday of each month.

Simmons, Browne Secure Funding for Upper Saucon Township Project

Nov. 12, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – A project in Upper Saucon Township has been awarded funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund by the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) at its meeting today according to Representative Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh, Northampton and Montgomery) and Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Senator Pat Browne (R-Lehigh), who collaborated to secure the grant.

Reps. Dowling and Simmons to Unveil Legislation to Provide Transparency for Voters

Oct. 28, 2019 /

WHAT: State legislators will detail and answer questions about a bill that would eliminate the ability for all candidates for public office to cross-file their nomination petitions. Currently, the Pennsylvania Election Code of 1937 allows candidates seeking to run for school board, county court of Common Pleas and district judges to file nomination petitions for multiple political parties that have become hyper partisan.

Simmons to Host Concealed Carry Seminar on Oct. 24

Sep. 30, 2019 /

RED HILL – In his continuing effort to better inform area gun owners regarding Pennsylvania’s firearms laws, Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is hosting a Concealed Carry Seminar on Thursday, Oct 24.

Simmons to Offer Free Assistance to Area Veterans on Oct. 4

Sep. 27, 2019 /

COOPERSBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is hosting special hours at his district office in Coopersburg on Friday, Oct. 4, for area veterans and their families to receive assistance regarding programs and benefits. Simmons offers this free service the first Friday of each month.

PennDOT to Hold Open House Public Plans Display for Route 29 Improvements

Sep. 24, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) announced today that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will hold an Open House Public Plans Display for the planned Route 29 (Main Street) Bridge Replacement Project in Pennsburg Borough, Montgomery County, on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019 from 7-8:30 p.m.