Simmons: More than $1.3 Million in COVID-19 Safety Grants Now Available to Local School Districts

Jun. 17, 2020 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) today announced that school entities in the 131st Legislative District are set to receive more than $1.3 million in federal funds for School Health and Safety Grants to address needs related to preventing the spread of COVID-19. Applications are due by Tuesday, June 30; money must be expended by Oct. 30.

Simmons: Help is on the Way for PA Small Businesses

Mar. 18, 2020 /

COOPERSBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) today announced the creation of an emergency response fund to aid Pennsylvania small businesses impacted by COVID-19. The newly created Small Business First Fund will have $61 million available for business assistance.

School Districts Receive Safety Grants, Simmons Says

Feb. 26, 2020 /

HARRISBURG — Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) today announced the School Safety and Security Committee has awarded $200,000 in School Safety and Security Grants to school districts in the 131st Legislative District, including East Penn, Salisbury, Saucon Valley, Southern Lehigh and Upper Perkiomen.