From the monthly archives: September 2013

Harrisburg, Sept. 27, 2013 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) was elected as Secretary of the Board of Directors for the Port Authority of Allegheny County. “I’m grateful for the opportunity to take on a leadership role within the board,” Brewster said. “I take my responsibilities as Secretary seriously, and I’ll work diligently to help […]

View More

Harrisburg, Sept. 26, 2013 – More than 50 members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly, including state Senator Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland), will battle each other in a fight against hunger. To close out Hunger Action Month, Brewster will play in the first-ever Capitol All-Stars Softball Game on Sept. 30 at Metro Bank Park in Harrisburg. “Nearly […]

View More

Harrisburg, Sept. 26, 2013 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) encouraged seniors to take advantage of a variety of free health screenings and services available at the Wellness and Safety Expo in McKeesport on Oct. 4. “The expo is a great opportunity for seniors to get access to several health services in one convenient location,” […]

View More

Harrisburg, Sept. 19, 2013 – Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) today announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection awarded a recycling performance grant to White Oak Borough and the City of New Kensington. “The grants will provide these communities with the incentive to recover more waste through recycling,” said Brewster. “This program promotes better practices […]

View More

Harrisburg, Sept. 12, 2013 – Pennsylvania small business owners still have a chance to apply for the Department of Environmental Protection’s Small Business Advantage Grant, said state Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland). The deadline to apply for the grant has been extended to Oct. 8. “This grant encourages small businesses to improve their operations with energy-efficient […]

View More

Harrisburg, Sept. 5, 2013 – State Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland) announced three upcoming financial aid seminars available to students seeking post secondary education. “Post secondary education is an important step for students to reach certain career goals, but far too many students find it difficult to pay the steep price tag,” Brewster said. “Thankfully, financial […]

View More