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.