Photos from Harrisburg and around the district

House Transportation Committee Democratic Chairman Rep. Mike Carroll joined PA State Police, PennDOT and Turnpike Commission officials to announce the Automated Work Zone Speed Enforcement system aimed at keeping people safe. (10/30/19)

House Transportation Committee Democratic Chairman Rep. Mike Carroll joined PA State Police, PennDOT and Turnpike Commission officials to announce the Automated Work Zone Speed Enforcement system aimed at keeping people safe. (10/30/19)



Rep. Mike Carroll, the Democratic Chairman of the House Transportation Committee, gets an up-close look at an electric vehicle during a demonstration outside the state Capitol.

Rep. Mike Carroll, the Democratic Chairman of the House Transportation Committee, gets an up-close look at an electric vehicle during a demonstration outside the state Capitol.



Rep. Carroll attended a policy hearing in Dunmore to discuss state and local transportation issues. (2/27/19)

Rep. Carroll attended a policy hearing in Dunmore to discuss state and local transportation issues. (2/27/19)



Rep. Carroll participates in state budget hearings with the Department of Transportation. (2/26/19)

Rep. Carroll participates in state budget hearings with the Department of Transportation. (2/26/19)



Rep. Michael Carroll speaks during the start of the second week of state budget hearings.

Rep. Michael Carroll speaks during the start of the second week of state budget hearings.



Representative Carroll welcomes Holy Rosary School 6th grade to the Capitol.

Representative Carroll welcomes Holy Rosary School 6th grade to the Capitol.



Representative Carroll speaking at the keep PA growing greener news conference held on the Capitol steps.

Representative Carroll speaking at the keep PA growing greener news conference held on the Capitol steps.



Rep. Mike Carroll comments during the second week of state budget hearings.

Rep. Mike Carroll comments during the second week of state budget hearings.



Rep. Mike Carroll agrees with Gov. Tom Wolf’s smart and responsible budget proposal, which includes investments in education and fighting the opioid crisis.

Rep. Mike Carroll agrees with Gov. Tom Wolf’s smart and responsible budget proposal, which includes investments in education and fighting the opioid crisis.



Representative Carroll with students from Keystone Boys State program. Keystone Boys State is a premier week-long civics program for rising high school seniors run by the American Legion.

Representative Carroll with students from Keystone Boys State program. Keystone Boys State is a premier week-long civics program for rising high school seniors run by the American Legion.



Rep. Mike Carroll welcomes three members of the National Association of Social Workers Pennsylvania Chapter to the Capitol for their Legislative Advocacy Day. Pictured from left are Shannon Evarts, Jocelyn Hillman, Rep. Carroll and Troy Prescott.

Rep. Mike Carroll welcomes three members of the National Association of Social Workers Pennsylvania Chapter to the Capitol for their Legislative Advocacy Day. Pictured from left are Shannon Evarts, Jocelyn Hillman, Rep. Carroll and Troy Prescott.



Rep. Mike Carroll welcomes King's College political science major Jaclyn Victor to the state capitol as part of the Community Connections program, allowing students to observe a day-in-the-life of elected officials.

Rep. Mike Carroll welcomes King's College political science major Jaclyn Victor to the state capitol as part of the Community Connections program, allowing students to observe a day-in-the-life of elected officials.



Rep. Mike Carroll, Democratic chairman of the Agriculture Committee, judges a milk shake contest.

Rep. Mike Carroll, Democratic chairman of the Agriculture Committee, judges a milk shake contest.



Rep. Carroll participates in a ribbon cutting for the new 350-foot dam on Stillwater Lake in Pocono Summit. Stillwater Lake, approximately 320 acres, is a great Monroe County resource that is enjoyed by area residents and Boy Scouts at Camp Minsi.

Rep. Carroll participates in a ribbon cutting for the new 350-foot dam on Stillwater Lake in Pocono Summit. Stillwater Lake, approximately 320 acres, is a great Monroe County resource that is enjoyed by area residents and Boy Scouts at Camp Minsi.



Rep. Carroll participates in a ribbon cutting for the new 350-foot dam on Stillwater Lake in Pocono Summit. Stillwater Lake, approximately 320 acres, is a great Monroe County resource that is enjoyed by area residents and Boy Scouts at Camp Minsi.

Rep. Carroll participates in a ribbon cutting for the new 350-foot dam on Stillwater Lake in Pocono Summit. Stillwater Lake, approximately 320 acres, is a great Monroe County resource that is enjoyed by area residents and Boy Scouts at Camp Minsi.



Rep. Carroll and state Sen. John Blake speak with members of the Duryea Borough Council to discuss the pending demolition of the former Silk Mill on Jones Street in Duryea. The dilapidated building has been an eyesore and neighborhood safety hazard for decades. Carroll and Blake successfully worked with Duryea officials to secure state funding to complete the demolition and prepare the property for single-family building lots. Demolition is expected to begin within 45 days.

Rep. Carroll and state Sen. John Blake speak with members of the Duryea Borough Council to discuss the pending demolition of the former Silk Mill on Jones Street in Duryea. The dilapidated building has been an eyesore and neighborhood safety hazard for decades. Carroll and Blake successfully worked with Duryea officials to secure state funding to complete the demolition and prepare the property for single-family building lots. Demolition is expected to begin within 45 days.



Rep. Carroll (right) and state Sen. John Blake (left) meet with members of the Duryea Borough Council to discuss the pending demolition of the former Silk Mill on Jones Street in Duryea. The dilapidated building has been an eyesore and neighborhood safety hazard for decades. Carroll and Blake successfully worked with Duryea officials to secure state funding to complete the demolition and prepare the property for single-family building lots. Demolition is expected to begin within 45 days.

Rep. Carroll (right) and state Sen. John Blake (left) meet with members of the Duryea Borough Council to discuss the pending demolition of the former Silk Mill on Jones Street in Duryea. The dilapidated building has been an eyesore and neighborhood safety hazard for decades. Carroll and Blake successfully worked with Duryea officials to secure state funding to complete the demolition and prepare the property for single-family building lots. Demolition is expected to begin within 45 days.



Rep. Carroll speaks at a public meeting calling on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport's Bi-County Board of Commissioners to advance plans for the construction of the airport connector highway project.

Rep. Carroll speaks at a public meeting calling on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport's Bi-County Board of Commissioners to advance plans for the construction of the airport connector highway project.



Rep. Carroll, joined by state Sen. John Blake, speaks at a public meeting calling on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport's Bi-County Board of Commissioners to advance plans for the construction of the airport connector highway project.

Rep. Carroll, joined by state Sen. John Blake, speaks at a public meeting calling on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport's Bi-County Board of Commissioners to advance plans for the construction of the airport connector highway project.



Rep. Carroll is sworn in for his third term representing the people of Luzerne and Monroe counties in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.

Rep. Carroll is sworn in for his third term representing the people of Luzerne and Monroe counties in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives.



Reps. Mike Carroll and John Siptroth join with Blue Ridge Communications TV13 to package nearly 5,000 pairs of shoes donated by the community as part of the annual Let Them Walk in Our Shoes drive. The shoes will be sent to U.S. soldiers serving overseas, who will distribute them to needy children throughout locations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Jordan.

Reps. Mike Carroll and John Siptroth join with Blue Ridge Communications TV13 to package nearly 5,000 pairs of shoes donated by the community as part of the annual Let Them Walk in Our Shoes drive. The shoes will be sent to U.S. soldiers serving overseas, who will distribute them to needy children throughout locations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Jordan.



Reps. Mike Carroll and John Siptroth join with Blue Ridge Communications TV13 to package nearly 5,000 pairs of shoes donated by the community as part of the annual Let Them Walk in Our Shoes drive. The shoes will be sent to U.S. soldiers serving overseas, who will distribute them to needy children throughout locations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Jordan.

Reps. Mike Carroll and John Siptroth join with Blue Ridge Communications TV13 to package nearly 5,000 pairs of shoes donated by the community as part of the annual Let Them Walk in Our Shoes drive. The shoes will be sent to U.S. soldiers serving overseas, who will distribute them to needy children throughout locations in Afghanistan, Iraq and Jordan.



Rep. Mike Carroll (left) was joined by state Sens. Mellow and Musto to announce the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.

Rep. Mike Carroll (left) was joined by state Sens. Mellow and Musto to announce the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.



Rep. Mike Carroll (center) was joined by state Sens. Mellow and Musto to announce the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.

Rep. Mike Carroll (center) was joined by state Sens. Mellow and Musto to announce the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.



Rep. Mike Carroll announced the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.

Rep. Mike Carroll announced the completion of the Commerce Road reconstruction project in the Grimes Industrial Park, Dupont that will help to preserve the nearly 3,000 jobs there.



Approximately 250 people attended the fourth annual senior health and wellness fair sponsored by state Reps. Mike Carroll, D-Luzerne/Monroe, and John Siptroth, D-Monroe/Pike. Rep. Carroll, pictured, welcomed the opportunity to speak with hundreds of his senior constituents.

Approximately 250 people attended the fourth annual senior health and wellness fair sponsored by state Reps. Mike Carroll, D-Luzerne/Monroe, and John Siptroth, D-Monroe/Pike. Rep. Carroll, pictured, welcomed the opportunity to speak with hundreds of his senior constituents.



Approximately 250 people attended the fourth annual senior health and wellness fair sponsored by state Reps. Mike Carroll, D-Luzerne/Monroe, and John Siptroth, D-Monroe/Pike. Rep. Carroll, pictured, welcomed the opportunity to speak with hundreds of his senior constituents.

Approximately 250 people attended the fourth annual senior health and wellness fair sponsored by state Reps. Mike Carroll, D-Luzerne/Monroe, and John Siptroth, D-Monroe/Pike. Rep. Carroll, pictured, welcomed the opportunity to speak with hundreds of his senior constituents.



Reps. Mike Carroll and Ken Smith share five local schools’ good news, which came in the form of $29,000 in scholarships made possible by a donation from Unison Health Plan Pennsylvania through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. Carroll helped present the scholarship funding to students of Holy Rosary Duryea.

Reps. Mike Carroll and Ken Smith share five local schools’ good news, which came in the form of $29,000 in scholarships made possible by a donation from Unison Health Plan Pennsylvania through Pennsylvania’s Educational Improvement Tax Credit program. Carroll helped present the scholarship funding to students of Holy Rosary Duryea.



After practicing at the Miller Dairy Farm in Monroe County last week, state Rep. Mike Carroll joined the list of participants in a milking contest at the 93rd annual Pennsylvania Farm Show.

After practicing at the Miller Dairy Farm in Monroe County last week, state Rep. Mike Carroll joined the list of participants in a milking contest at the 93rd annual Pennsylvania Farm Show.



Rep. Carroll and state Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff are pictured at the West End Fair.

Rep. Carroll and state Agriculture Secretary Dennis Wolff are pictured at the West End Fair.



Rep. Carroll and Sen. Mellow present Avoca Borough with a $210,000 grant to revitalize the Avoca Railroad Bridge.

Rep. Carroll and Sen. Mellow present Avoca Borough with a $210,000 grant to revitalize the Avoca Railroad Bridge.



Rep. Carroll speaking on redistricting reform at a House State Government Committee hearing.

Rep. Carroll speaking on redistricting reform at a House State Government Committee hearing.