Simmons to Host Paper Shredding Event on May 18

May. 08, 2019 /

COOPERSBURG – In his continuing effort to help constituents combat identity theft, Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is hosting a paper shredding event on Saturday, May 18, from 10 a.m. to noon. The free service will be available in the parking lot of Simmons’ district office in Coopersburg, located at 21 N. Main St., Unit 9.

Simmons Right-to-Know Fee Bill Garners Committee Approval

May. 08, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation that would allow a fee to be charged for certain right-to-know requests, sponsored by Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton), was reported out of the House State Government Committee Monday. House Bill 283 will now be considered by the full House of Representatives.

Simmons Announces School Safety and Security Grants

May. 03, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – All five school districts within the 131st Legislative District this week were awarded state grants to improve safety and security in their buildings, according to Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton).

Simmons to Host Healthy Aging Expo on Thursday

Apr. 22, 2019 /

COOPERSBURG – In his continuing effort to improve the health and welfare of older residents in the 131st Legislative District, Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is once again hosting a Healthy Aging Expo on Thursday, April 25.

Simmons’ ‘Caylee’s Law’ Bill Advances to Senate

Apr. 09, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation which would increase the penalties for the crime of concealing the death of a child, sponsored by Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton), was passed unanimously by the House of Representatives today and will next be considered by the Senate.

Simmons to Offer Free Assistance to Area Veterans on April 5

Apr. 01, 2019 /

COOPERSBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) is hosting special hours at his district office in Coopersburg on Friday, April 5, 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 Announces State Funding for Lower Saucon Township Project

Mar. 26, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) today announced the awarding of $85,000 in state funding for improvements to Seidersville Hall located in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County. Simmons played a key role in securing the Local Share Account (LSA) grant for the project.

Simmons Announces Grants for Local Fire and EMS Companies

Mar. 19, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Fifteen fire and EMT organizations in the 131st Legislative District have been awarded more than $197,000 in funding through the 2018-19 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program, Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton) announced today.

Simmons’ ‘Caylee’s Law’ Bill Receives Committee Approval

Mar. 13, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation which would increase the penalties for the crime of concealing the death of a child, sponsored by Rep. Justin Simmons (R-Lehigh/Montgomery/Northampton), was overwhelmingly approved by the House Judiciary Committee today and sent to the full House of Representatives for further consideration.