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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

State Rep. Mike Sturla
D-Lancaster

Chairman, Democratic Policy Committee
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State Rep. Rick Mirabito

D-Lycoming

Hearing Chairman

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MEDIA ADVISORY

House Democratic Policy Committee to hold hearing on Marcellus Shale landowner rights and environmental issues Thursday in Williamsport

 

HARRISBURG, Oct. 25 – The House Democratic Policy Committee will hold a public hearing to examine landowners’ rights and environmental issues in Pennsylvania’s Marcellus Shale region from

10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Lycoming College in the Mary Lindsay Welch Honors Hall on the corner of E. Fourth and Basin Sts. in Williamsport, Chairman Mike Sturla, D-Lancaster, announced today.

 

State Rep. Rick Mirabito, D-Lycoming and a Policy Committee vice chair, requested the hearing and will serve as its chairman. 

 

The current hearing agenda is:

Ø  Dr. Jonathan Williamson, chair of the Department of Political Science and director of the Center for the Study of Community and the Economy (CSCE)

Ø  Dr. Bonita Kolb, associate professor of Business and co-director of CSCE

 

The hearing is open to the public and media coverage is invited.

                                                     

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