Pipeline Update and other news from the 155

(Feb 14, 2020)

Pipeline Update: Icedale-Twin Oaks Line: Over the past few months, we've heard from constituents concerned about activity along the Icedale-Twin Oaks pipeline in Uwchlan Township. Read more

 

2020 Winter Newsletter

(Feb 14, 2020)

Rep. Danielle Friel Otten's 2020 winter newsletter Read more

 

Fighting for public health and more updates from Harrisburg

(Feb 07, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and the 155th District Read more

 

Otten statement on Governor Wolf's budget address

(Feb 04, 2020)

EXTON, Feb. 4 – State Rep. Danielle Friel Otten, D-Chester, released the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf's budget address on Tuesday. “The priorities outlined in Governor Wolf’s budget address reflect a commitment to our children, schools, and working families, and a promising start to new conversations about pipeline safety,” Otten said. “I am excited about the governor’s support for public education at all levels, including Pre-K, full-day kindergarten, basic education and special education funding, and our state colleges and universities. The first time I ever sat down with an elected official to advocate for something I cared about, it was with my then-school board director and school board president to advocate for full-day kindergarten in the Downingtown Area School District, so this investment in early education is especially meaningful to me.” Otten also expressed appreciation for the governor’s inclusion of pipeline safety in his address. “I am extremely grateful to Governor Wolf for acknowledging pipeline safety as a priority for our commonwealth. As someone who has felt the impact of pipelines in my own neighborhood and closely followed this issue through the courts, I am eager for and excited by the opportunity to get this right. We need strong legislation that creates a requirement to assess the risks associated with both new pipelines and the repurposing of old Read more