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07/01/2014
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) joined the majority of his House colleagues Monday in voting to concur on Senate amendments to House Bill 2328, the general appropriations bill for fiscal year 2014-15. The legislation, which contains no new taxes or tax increases, sets yet another record in funding for K-12 education at $10.5 billion, eclipsing the amount spent during 2013-14.
06/30/2014
HARRISBURG – Veterans in and around the 4th Legislative District who have individual questions are being offered two opportunities each month to have them answered, thanks to state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek), who will be hosting outreach events at his two district offices.
05/12/2014
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is welcoming today’s decision by the Greater Erie Industrial Development Corp. and DevelopErie's Joint Finance Committee to withdraw funding for the proposed $60 million intermodal rail terminal in Harborcreek Township. The group voted unanimously this morning to terminate the project.
05/09/2014
HARBORCREEK - Beginning this Thursday, May 15, state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) will host a monthly outreach event at his two district offices for veterans in and around the 4th Legislative District.
05/02/2014
It’s a good bet that any group of people involved in a discussion at the local store or restaurant in Harborcreek Township is talking about the intermodal project proposed for Walbridge Road. If you’ve attended any of the public meetings held on the subject, you know the project has little support among the residents of Harborcreek.
04/02/2014
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is hosting a concealed carry permit seminar on Thursday, April 24, from 7-8:30 p.m. The event will be held at the Fairfield Hose Company, 4896 East Lake Road, Erie.
03/21/2014
HARRISBURG – Legislation co-sponsored by state Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) that would reduce a layer of government and free up additional revenue for businesses along Lake Erie has been passed by the House Labor and Industry Committee. House Bill 2081 may now be considered by the full House.
03/04/2014
WHAT: State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is offering local residents an opportunity to ask questions about the intermodal rail terminal being proposed for Harborcreek Township between Walbridge and Nagle roads. The meeting will serve as an opportunity for residents to get the latest news on the project and ask any questions they may have.
02/26/2014
HARBORCREEK – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is inviting area residents to a town hall meeting to discuss the proposed intermodal rail terminal in Harborcreek Township. The meeting will be held Thursday, March 6, from 6-8 p.m., in the auditorium of Harbor Creek Senior High School, located at 6375 Buffalo Road, Harborcreek.
02/21/2014
The House Appropriations Committee, of which I am a member, just completed three weeks of budget hearings with state government’s major stakeholders. The proceedings are one of the most important elements in the process of crafting a spending plan for fiscal year 2014-15.
01/28/2014
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) joined his House colleagues Monday in unanimously passing legislation which would adjust the eligibility requirements for PACE and PACENET to accommodate cost-of-living adjustments (COLAs). House Bill 777 may now be taken up by the state Senate.
12/02/2013
Pennsylvania’s status as the Keystone State is the result of us being a pass-through to and from different portions of the northeastern United States. We bear 35 percent more traffic than the national average, with truck traffic 200 percent above the national average. Pennsylvania’s 41,158-mile highway system is larger than the state road systems of New York, New Jersey and the New England states combined.
11/07/2013
HARRISBURG – Eligible Pennsylvania residents are encouraged to apply for the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) said today.
10/03/2013
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) invites residents of the 4th Legislative District to attend any in a series of town hall meetings he will be hosting during the month of October.
09/18/2013
HARRISBURG – Rep. Curt Sonney (R-Harborcreek) is encouraging fire companies and volunteer ambulance services in his district to submit an application for the 2013-14 Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program. The application period will remain open until Oct. 24.