HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) last week was appointed to serve on four committees in the state House, one of which directly affects the tourism industry that fuels the economy of the Pocono Mountains region and the entire Commonwealth.
State Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) on New Year’s Day in the state Capitol in Harrisburg took the oath of office to begin a new, two-year term. The local lawmaker says he plans to focus his efforts on enacting policies to promote private-sector job creation, fighting the Commonwealth’s opioid epidemic and addressing the burdensome property tax issue. The state Constitution stipulates the House must convene on the first Tuesday of each year.
WHAT: A fall wellness festival co-hosted by state Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) and Lehigh Valley Health Network to provide Monroe County residents with greater access to health and wellness-related services and featuring free flu shots, a Drug Take-Back program, yoga instruction, health screenings and more.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) today announced that Tobyhanna Township received a $227,000 Pennsylvania Small Water and Sewer Program grant for new water wells.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jack Rader (R-Monroe) today announced that Pocono Township received a $100,000 Greenways, Trails and Recreation Program (GTRP) grant to rehabilitate an aging pedestrian bridge in the TLC Park.