Your Report from Rep. Robert Freeman -- Winter 2021-22

(Feb 24, 2022)

My latest update from Harrisburg. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Homeowner assistance, nonprofit security, Act 13, and clean energy funding opportunities

(Feb 07, 2022)

Learn about grant programs that are accepting applications. Read more

 

Freeman bill would promote redevelopment of derelict factory buildings

(Feb 01, 2022)

"Repurposing an old factory or mill for retail, office or arts space, or transforming them into dwellings, encourages economic development and improves the quality of life of a community," said Freeman. Read more

 

Freeman bill would provide voters with earlier information on campaign contributions

(Jan 31, 2022)

"The change would provide earlier disclosure and greater transparency on who is contributing to candidates for the General Assembly," Freeman said. "This is information voters should have access to earlier in a campaign than they currently do." Read more

 

Now open for applications: Violence prevention, economic development, and learning center funding opportunities

(Jan 31, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Justice assistance, regional policing, and community conservation funding opportunities

(Jan 25, 2022)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman, Gleim to bring First in Math to Pa. schools

(Jan 21, 2022)

HARRISBURG, Jan. 21 – State Reps. Robert Freeman, D-Northampton, and Barb Gleim, R-Cumberland, will soon introduce legislation that would support math fluency for all kindergarten through fifth-grade students throughout the commonwealth with the First in Math initiative. Read more

 

Freeman announces state grants for Easton, Hellertown parks

(Dec 30, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 30 – State Rep. Robert Freeman, D-Northampton, today announced the awarding of $340,000 in grants for recreational projects in Easton and Hellertown. “These grants help local communities plan and develop recreation areas and conserve open space," Freeman said. "Parks, trails and other recreational facilities are important for a community's quality of life. They promote green space, safeguard the environment, and offer a place for exercise and relaxation." Easton received $100,000 for the rehabilitation of Centennial Park. The grant will be used to renovate the basketball courts, build a stage and pedestrian walkway, and install playground equipment with safety surfacing, fencing, a community garden, and lighting, as well as address ADA access, landscaping, signage, and other site improvements. Hellertown received $240,000. Of that, $200,000 will be allotted for the further development of Dimmick Park with the construction of a basketball court, pedestrian walkway, parking area and stormwater management measures. Other site-related improvements will include fencing installation, ADA access, landscaping and signage. The other $40,000 will be used to develop a greenway and master site development plan for the Saucon Creek corridor in the borough. Freeman said the grants are part of the Community Conservation Partnerships Program within the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, which uses a variety of Read more

 

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities

(Dec 21, 2021)

Read about the latest grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman bill would make state-offered health insurance an affordable option

(Dec 17, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 17 – Permitting the State Workers’ Insurance Fund to sell health insurance would make health insurance more affordable, under legislation introduced by state Rep. Robert Freeman. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Child abuse and neglect prevention funding and business site development opportunities

(Dec 14, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Freeman announces $24,440 grant for Wilson Police

(Dec 09, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 9 – State Rep. Robert Freeman today announced that a $24,440 grant was awarded to the Wilson Borough Police Department by the Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency. Read more

 

Freeman announces $3.5 million awarded for new parking facility

(Dec 06, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 6 – A $3.5 million state grant will be used toward building a new 245-space parking facility at the site of The Confluence project in Easton, announced state Rep. Robert Freeman. The city of Easton was the grantee for the project. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder treatment provider and veteran employment funding opportunities

(Nov 29, 2021)

Read the about the latest state grant opportunities. Read more

 

Freeman announces almost $1 million for local projects

(Nov 19, 2021)

HARRISBURG, Nov. 19 – State grants totaling nearly $1 million were awarded today for a multi-use trail project at Lafayette College and to renovate tennis courts in Wilson Borough, according to state Rep. Robert Freeman. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Substance abuse, arts, and career/technical training funding opportunities

(Nov 17, 2021)

Read about the latest grant opportunities open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Workforce development, clean diesel, and DC fast charging funding opportunities

(Nov 01, 2021)

Read about state and other grant opportunities that are taking applications. Read more

 

Pennie's Open Enrollment Period is now open

(Nov 01, 2021)

Pennie is Pennsylvanian's insurance marketplace and provides individuals and families with the ability to shop for high-quality health care plans and easily apply for financial assistance. Read more

 

Your Report from Rep. Robert Freeman -- Winter 2021-22
Feb 24, 2022

Now Open for Applications: Workforce Development, Substance Use Prevention, and Volunteer Fire Assistance Funding Opportunities
Feb 22, 2022

Now open for applications: Homeowner assistance, nonprofit security, Act 13, and clean energy funding opportunities
Feb 07, 2022

Freeman bill would promote redevelopment of derelict factory buildings
Feb 01, 2022

Freeman bill would provide voters with earlier information on campaign contributions
Jan 31, 2022

Now open for applications: Violence prevention, economic development, and learning center funding opportunities
Jan 31, 2022

Now open for applications: Justice assistance, regional policing, and community conservation funding opportunities
Jan 25, 2022

Freeman, Gleim to bring First in Math to Pa. schools
Jan 21, 2022

Now open for applications: Low-Income Household Water Assistance Program; preservation planning; and substance abuse education and reduction grant opportunities
Jan 18, 2022

Freeman announces state grants for Easton, Hellertown parks
Dec 30, 2021

Now open for applications: Veteran and substance abuse funding opportunities
Dec 21, 2021

Freeman bill would make state-offered health insurance an affordable option
Dec 17, 2021

Now open for applications: Child abuse and neglect prevention funding and business site development opportunities
Dec 14, 2021

Freeman announces $24,440 grant for Wilson Police
Dec 09, 2021

Freeman announces $3.5 million awarded for new parking facility
Dec 06, 2021

Now open for applications: Substance use disorder treatment provider and veteran employment funding opportunities
Nov 29, 2021

Freeman announces almost $1 million for local projects
Nov 19, 2021

Now open for applications: Substance abuse, arts, and career/technical training funding opportunities
Nov 17, 2021

Now open for applications: Workforce development, clean diesel, and DC fast charging funding opportunities
Nov 01, 2021

Pennie's Open Enrollment Period is now open
Nov 01, 2021