News Releases

Jan

10

2018

January 10, 2018

Nationally recognized veterans organizations are now exempt from the Realty Transfer Tax, under a provision sponsored by Sen. John Rafferty (R-44) and Sen. Mario Scavello (R-40).   [Read More]

Dec

15

2017

December 15, 2017

Six recipients represented in the 40th Senate District have been awarded state grants by the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), according to Senator Mario Scavello (R-40), who said the funding will enable the counties, local governments, and other conservation-related organizations to fulfill planning, acquisition and development of parks, recreation, conservation and greenway projects for the benefit of the communities and those area residents.   [Read More]

Dec

11

2017

December 11, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello continues his series of visiting communities in 40th Senatorial District. This month Senator Scavello highlights Bangor Borough and Plainfield Township.     [Read More]

Dec

07

2017

December 07, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) today hailed the announcement that food manufacturer Terrafina LLC will be relocating its operations from New York City to East Stroudsburg, creating 120 new jobs in Monroe County.   [Read More]

Nov

13

2017

November 13, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello (R-40) joined Governor Tom Wolf at a ceremony in Harrisburg today to sign into law his legislation that would promote clean energy by boosting the use of solar energy credits in Pennsylvania.   [Read More]

Nov

09

2017

November 09, 2017

Senator Mario Scavello continues his series of visiting communities in 40th Senatorial District. This month we hear from Pen Argyl Mayor Mikal Sabatine and Borough Manager Robin Zmoda as well as Mayor James Shoemaker of Wind Gap Borough     [Read More]