Park Project Awarded State Grant, Says Schemel

Nov. 16, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – State funding has been awarded to Quincy Township for expansion of its municipal park, according to Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin). The grant program is administered by the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).

Schemel to Hold Town Hall Meeting on Nursing Issue Nov. 15

Nov. 08, 2018 /

WAYNESBORO – In his continuing effort to discuss important issues with his constituents, Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin) is holding a town hall meeting on Thursday, Nov. 15, that will focus on a proposal to expand the nursing practice in Pennsylvania.

Pa. tackles issues of child sex-abuse lawsuits

Sep. 30, 2018 /

from HARRISBURG, Pa. — With just six to eight days remaining in its 2018 session, the Pennsylvania General Assembly continues to grapple with whether and how to allow additional lawsuits filed by victims of child sexual abuse.

Lawmaker pitches alternative plan to break gridlock on abuse bill

Sep. 17, 2018 /

from the (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat: HARRISBURG – Even before lawmakers return to the Capitol for the fall session, there’s controversy surrounding what they might – or might not – accomplish in responding to the state grand jury report on child abuse.

Schemel to Host Town Hall Meeting on Redistricting

Sep. 12, 2018 /

WAYNESBORO – State Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin) today announced that he is hosting a town hall meeting on Thursday, Sept. 20, that will focus on legislative redistricting and gerrymandering. The event will take place at Cobblestone Hotel and Suites, 12695 Washington Township Blvd. in Waynesboro, starting at 6:30 p.m.

Schemel to Host Town Hall Meeting on Veterans’ Issues

May. 10, 2018 /

WAYNESBORO – Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin) would like to remind area residents that he is hosting a town hall meeting on Thursday, May 17, that will focus on veterans’ issues. Paul Devincenzo, a department service officer with the American Legion, will be on hand to answer questions regarding veterans’ benefits.

Schemel to Host Series of Town Hall Meetings in District

Feb. 16, 2018 /

WAYNESBORO – In his ongoing effort to gain a better understanding of where constituents in the 90th Legislative District stand on various issues, Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin) is once again hosting a series of town hall meetings during 2018.

LIHEAP Program Now Open, Says Schemel

Nov. 14, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – The state’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for home heating assistance grants, Rep. Paul Schemel (R-Franklin) said today.