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5/22/2015

2015 Falcon Banding
 
On Thursday, May 22nd, 2015 the Peregrin Falcons nestlings born this season on the ledge of the Rachel Carson State Office Building in Harrisburg were banded, weighed, and examined. This banding allows state officials to track their movements as the nestlings grow and leave the nest. Zoo America also participated in the event bringing a live male adult Peregrin Falcon, to education children school teachers about adaptation.
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5/22/2015

Pennsylvania Turnpike to Widen Roadway to Six Lanes in York County greater than Turnpike CEO announces Orange Improvement Zone campaign to inform motorists, public.
 
HARRISBURG, PA (May 22, 2015) -- The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) today announced a major improvement project on Interstate 76 between the Susquehanna River Bridge and the Harrisburg West Interchange to completely rebuild and widen the roadway from four lanes to six lanes with a 26-foot center median. The $94 million project will result in a totally new, wider roadway from milepost 242 to milepost 245; roadway construction will get under way after the Memorial Day holiday.
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5/21/2015

Work to Address Spotted Lanternfly Underway in Berks County
 
- With nearly 20,000 Spotted Lanternfly terminated to date and additional egg masses hatching, officials from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States Department of Agriculture, Berks County and local community came together today to provide an update on surveillance efforts and work to eradicate this threatening invasive species.
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5/21/2015

Work to Address Spotted Lanternfly Underway in Berks County
 
With nearly 20,000 Spotted Lanternfly terminated to date and additional egg masses hatching, officials from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Berks County and local community came together today to provide an update on surveillance efforts and work to eradicate this threatening invasive species.
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5/13/2015

House Bill 152
 
Governor Wolf signs his first bill. House Bill 152 amends the Emergency and Law Enforcement Death Benefits Act.
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5/13/2015

Governor Wolf Signs First Bills, Honors First Responders
 
Harrisburg, PA - Governor Tom Wolf today signed his first four pieces of legislation, including a bill that extends the application period for survivors of fallen law enforcement officers to apply for death benefits.
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5/12/2015

Governor Declares May Motorcycle Safety Month
 
Governor Declares May Motorcycle Safety Month
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5/12/2015

Governor Declares May Motorcycle Safety Month
 
PennDOT Reminds Everyone to Share the Road, Practice Safe Techniques
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5/7/2015

PennDOT, Partners Host Demonstration of Safety Enhancing Pavement Innovation
 
Representatives of PennDOT and North Cornwall Township, Lebanon County, joined the Federal Highway Administration and the State Transportation Innovation Council today to host a regional demonstration day bringing together key stakeholders to exhibit the application of an innovative, safety enhancing pavement surface treatment.
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5/7/2015

PennDOT, Partners Host Demonstration of Safety Enhancing Pavement Innovation
 
Representatives of PennDOT and North Cornwall Township, Lebanon County, joined the Federal Highway Administration and the State Transportation Innovation Council today to host a regional demonstration day bringing together key stakeholders to exhibit the application of an innovative, safety enhancing pavement surface treatment.
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5/4/2015

PA Dept. of Insurance Highmark Public Hearing
 
Highmark Insurance Public Hearing
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4/27/2015

Acknowledgement of Paternity Form
 
Step-By-Step Instructions to Completing this Form
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4/27/2015

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Shows
 
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said a recent audit of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education shows that it needs more consistent policies related to grievance procedures and notices of non-discrimination required by Title IX to address sexual discrimination and sexual violence on campuses. He also urged system officials to continue efforts to keep tuition affordable.
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4/27/2015

Auditor General DePasquale Says Audit Shows PASSHE Must Make Improvements in Policies, Procedures Related to Campus Safety Says State System efforts to keep tuition affordable
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale said a recent audit of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education shows that it needs more consistent policies related to grievance procedures and notices of non-discrimination required by Title IX to address sexual discrimination and sexual violence on campuses. He also urged system officials to continue efforts to keep tuition affordable.
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4/22/2015

Auditor General DePasquale Says L&I was Negligent in Implementing Law Regarding Excessive Overtime for Healthcare Workers
 
HARRISBURG - Auditor General Eugene DePasquale today said an audit of the Department of Labor and Industry's implementation of a 2008 law to protect healthcare workers from excessive mandatory overtime shows the department was negligent in responding to healthcare complaints and in developing regulations giving the agency the legal authority to enforce the act.
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