Fire, EMS Grants Awarded to Support First Responders

Feb. 14, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – Almost $250,000 in grant money awarded this week in the 125th District will support fire companies and emergency medical services as they address building projects, purchase or repair equipment, conduct training, or reduce existing debt, according to the Office of Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin).

More Than $300,000 Awarded to Local Projects

Jan. 16, 2024 /

HARRISBURG – The office of state Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin) announced two Dauphin County projects received a combined $330,000 in state grant funding from the Commonwealth Financing Agency (CFA).

Kerwin Bill to Honor Veterans Passes House

Nov. 03, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin) introduced House Bill 73 earlier this year to create specialty license plates for veterans of Operation Inherent Resolve.

Kerwin to Host Fraud Bingo

Jul. 19, 2023 /

HARRISBURG - Rep. Joe Kewin (R-Dauphin) invites constituents of the 125th Legislative District to play Fraud Bingo, a presentation given by the Department of Banking and Securities that teaches participants how to protect themselves from financial fraud while playing Bingo.

Kerwin Named to 2023-24 Committees

Mar. 09, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin) has been assigned to serve on three standing House committees during the 2023-24 Legislative Session: Agriculture & Rural Affairs, Game & Fisheries, and Veterans Affairs & Emergency Preparedness. The committees provide legislative oversight and help shape the language in bills that fall under their areas of responsibility.

Kerwin Updates Office Information

Jan. 12, 2023 /

HARRISBURG – As he continues to evaluate how to best serve residents of the 125th House District in Dauphin County, Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Cumberland) is adding an office location to help some constituents even closer to their homes.

Schuylkill County Historical Society to Receive Grant to Support Building Preservation

Aug. 17, 2022 /

POTTSVILLE – The Schuylkill County Historical Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the history of Schuylkill County, was awarded $150,000 from the Department of Community and Economic Development, according to Rep. Tim Twardzik (R-Schuylkill), Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin/Schuylkill) and Senator David G. Argall (R-Schuylkill/Berks). This grant is part of the Keystone Communities program, which helps supports community revitalization and economic development organizations and their partners.

House Committee Approves Kerwin’s Bill to Enable National Guard Members to Operate State Vehicles During Emergencies

Apr. 12, 2022 /

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Army National Guard members like local state Rep. Joe Kerwin (R-Dauphin/Schuylkill) shouldn’t have to wait for government approval to help during an emergency by using state-owned vehicles. That’s the sentiment behind a bill Kerwin introduced that was approved today in Harrisburg by the House Veterans Affairs and Emergency Preparedness Committee.