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Senate committees to review possible state prison closures

January 11, 2017

HARRISBURG – Three Senate committees will hold a joint public hearing to review the Wolf administration’s decision to potentially close two state prisons.[...Read More]

$1.7 Million in Open Space & Park Grants Awarded to Bucks and Montgomery Counties

December 15, 2016

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf (R, Bucks, Montgomery) announced that over $1.7 million in funding is forthcoming to Warminster Township, Warrington Township, Lower Moreland, and the Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust for open space projects through the Community Conservation Partnerships Program (CCPP) administered by Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).[...Read More]

$2.4 Million in Grants Approved for Local Projects

December 6, 2016

Today, State Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf announced that the Commonwealth Financing Authority has approved $2.4 million to fund three local projects through their Multimodal Transportation Funding Program. Senator Greenleaf advocated for these projects.[...Read More]

Senator Greenleaf’s Expungement Legislation Goes into Effect

November 16, 2016

As of Monday, Pennsylvanians with minor criminal records may have them sealed from public view.[...Read More]

Senator Greenleaf Receives College Settlement’s 2016 Leonard C. Ferguson Youth Advocate Award

November 15, 2016

On Saturday, November 12th Senator Stewart J. Greenleaf was presented with College Settlement’s 2016 Leonard C. Ferguson Youth Advocate Award this past weekend during the organization’s Acorns to Oaks Galla.[...Read More]