Veterans Breakfast

(Feb 05, 2020)

9:30 a.m. to noon, Saturday, March 7 Breakfast is free but please sign up by calling 610-534-6880. Herbert W. Best VFW Post 928 1805 MacDade Blvd., Folsom Read more

 

Consumer Protection Office Hours

(Feb 05, 2020)

10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 5 A representative of the Office of the Attorney General's Bureau of Consumer Protection will hold office hours in my Folsom office. Bring your consumer questions or complaints, learn about avoiding scams and more. 701 E. MacDade Blvd. Folsom, PA 19033 Read more

 

Telephone Town Hall

(Feb 05, 2020)

7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 Just answer your home phone to join the discussion Click here to register to ensure you receive the call. Read more

 

Census Job Fair

(Feb 05, 2020)

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Krueger to co-host 2020 census hiring event Feb. 11

(Feb 05, 2020)

FOLSOM, Feb. 5 – State Rep. Leanne Krueger will co-host a 2020 census hiring event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 11. The event, co-hosted by state Sen. Tim Kearney, will take place in the conference room at the Ridley Township Library, 100 E. MacDade Blvd. The U.S. Census Bureau is hiring thousands of temporary workers to assist with the 2020 count. “This is a great chance for local residents to learn more about the opportunities that are available and obtain help with applications,” said Krueger, D-Delaware. “I’m pleased to be able to connect community members with jobs that are crucial in helping ensure an accurate census count.” Anyone with questions can contact Krueger’s office at 610-534-6880. Read more

 

Governor’s budget proposal; Check out Delco’s new voting machines

(Feb 04, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and around the 161st District Read more

 

Winter 2020 Newsletter

(Feb 04, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and around the 161st District Read more

 

Highlighting events in our community, plus Census, REAL ID info

(Jan 28, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and around the 161st District! Read more

 

Serving our community; Grants awarded for fire/EMS organizations

(Jan 22, 2020)

News and updates from Harrisburg and the 161st District! Read more

 

Grant Training Workshop

(Jan 22, 2020)

Nonprofits in Delaware County are invited to learn more about available grant opportunities, how to apply for them and more! 2-4 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6 Brookhaven Municipal Center, 2 Cambridge Road, Brookhaven RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dced-grant-training-workshop-tickets-89789355379 Hosted by members of the Delaware County House Democratic Delegation and the Department of Community and Economic Development. Read more

 

Delaware County nonprofits invited to grant training workshop

(Jan 22, 2020)

FOLSOM, Jan. 22 – Delaware County nonprofit organizations are invited to participate in a workshop to learn more about pursuing state grant opportunities, state Rep. Leanne Krueger said today. The regional grant training workshop, hosted by members of the Delaware County House Democratic Delegation and the Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development, will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 6 in the Brookhaven Municipal Center, 2 Cambridge Road in Brookhaven. The goal of the workshop is to help organizations learn about grant opportunities, how to apply for them and seek support in the application process. “We want to make the grant application process easier for organizations, so they can find funding opportunities that might benefit them and put together the best application possible,” said Krueger, D-Delaware. “I’m pleased to be able to work with my colleagues to make this workshop possible, and I hope local organizations are able to take advantage of this training.” Anyone interested in attending should RSVP to Krueger’s office at 610-534-6880. Read more

 

Krueger announces state grants for local fire, EMS organizations

(Jan 21, 2020)

Krueger announces state grants for local fire, EMS organizations Read more

 

Krueger announces state grants for local fire, EMS organizations

(Jan 17, 2020)

FOLSOM, Jan. 17 – State Rep. Leanne Krueger today announced state grants awarded to support local fire and emergency service companies. Grants from the Fire Company and Emergency Medical Service Program can be used for purposes including facilities work, equipment purchases, debt reduction and training. The grants are administered by the Office of the State Fire Commissioner. “Our fire and emergency services organizations provide crucial aid to our communities – running toward dangerous situations to keep the rest of us safe. But they need our support now more than ever,” said Krueger, D-Delaware. “I’m pleased to see this funding awarded to help our fire and EMS organizations do their incredible work, and I’ll continue to work to support these agencies.” The following are local recipients for 2019-20: Aston Township Fire Company - $25,748 (fire) and $9,192 (EMS). Brookhaven Fire Company - $12,850 (fire) and $9,192 (EMS). Folsom Fire Company - $13,015. Garden City Fire Company - $14,111. Holmes Fire Company - $14,111 (fire) and $9,192 (EMS). Milmont Fire Company No. 1 - $11,509. South Media Fire Company No. 1 - $14,248. Swarthmore Fire & Protective Association - $14,248 (fire) and $9,192 (EMS). Woodlyn Fire Company - $13,974 (fire) and $9,192 (EMS). Krueger noted that recipients still need to complete and return original signed copies of their grant Read more

 

Delco representatives applaud $100K in business-education partnership funding

(Jan 16, 2020)

The stated goal is connecting both students and their parents to pre-apprenticeship and apprenticeship programs with Delco employers to disrupt the cycle of intergenerational poverty. Read more

 

Fighting against an environmental threat; Grateful for our first responders

(Jan 14, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and the 161st District! Read more

 

Pipeline updates, new laws and more

(Jan 07, 2020)

News and events from Harrisburg and the 161st District! Read more

 

2020 Census Hiring Event

(Jan 06, 2020)

2020 Census Hiring Event 2-6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24 Swarthmore Borough Hall, 121 Park Ave. Click here for more information. Read more

 

Krueger to co-host 2020 Census hiring event

(Jan 06, 2020)

FOLSOM, Jan. 6 – State Rep. Leanne Krueger will co-host a 2020 Census hiring event from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24 at Swarthmore Borough Hall, 121 Park Ave. Krueger is partnering with state Sen. Tim Kearney and U.S. Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon to hold the event. A U.S. Census Bureau representative will be on-site to provide job information and help with online applications. “Across the country, thousands of temporary workers are being hired to help make sure the 2020 Census produces a complete and accurate count,” said Krueger, D-Delaware. “This hiring event is a great opportunity for job-seekers in our community to find out what might be available for them.” Anyone interested is asked to RSVP by calling Krueger’s office at 610-534-6880. Read more

 

SR6 Commission Report

(Dec 20, 2019)

SR6 Commission Report Read more

 

Krueger, Delloso announce equipment grant for Delaware County Technical High School

(Dec 20, 2019)

HARRISBURG, Dec. 20 – State Reps. Leanne Krueger and David Delloso announced that Delaware County Technical High School was awarded a $50,000 state grant for the purchase of new equipment. The grant was part of nearly $1.2 million in competitive grants awarded by the Pennsylvania Department of Education to 32 Career and Technical Centers and Area Vocational-Technical Education Schools around the state for the purchase of new equipment aligned to training students in high-demand occupations. “Collaboration between our local schools and employers is essential to ensuring we have prepared students for the jobs that are in demand,” said Krueger, D-Delaware. “With this grant, Delaware County Technical High School will be able to purchase equipment to ensure students have the best training possible, and I’m pleased to see this funding awarded.” Items to be purchased with the grant include automotive and welding equipment. “Pennsylvania has a workforce shortage of skilled and qualified workers,” Delloso said. “That’s why grants like this are so vitally important. It will help train the students of today for the career they will pursue tomorrow. This grant will help our local region and the state of Pennsylvania by helping bridge the skills gap that exists in our current workforce.” The maximum grant allowed under the program is $50,000, and each grant Read more