Keller’s Motorcycle Procession Safety Bill Advances to Senate

Apr. 30, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Legislation that would improve highway safety by affording certain rights to organized motorcycle processions, sponsored by Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), was overwhelmingly approved by the Pennsylvania House of Representatives on Monday. House Bill 634 now goes to the Senate for consideration.

Keller to Lead House Commerce Committee

Jan. 02, 2019 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) today was officially appointed majority chairman of the House Commerce Committee for the 2019-20 session by Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny).

Legislative Audit Advisory Commission to Release 2018 Audit

Dec. 19, 2018 /

WHAT: Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland), chairman of the Legislative Audit Advisory Commission (LAAC), and other LAAC members will meet to review and accept the audit for Fiscal Year 2017-18. LAAC is charged with conducting the annual financial audit of the General Assembly as required by Article VIII, Section 10 of the Constitution of Pennsylvania. Audits are conducted in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards.

Three Recreational Projects in 86th District Receive State Funding, Says Keller

Nov. 16, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – State grants totaling $350,000 have been awarded to three Perry County municipalities to fund recreational improvement projects, according to Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland). Keller played a key role in securing the funding through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR).

Former PA Secretary of Agriculture Hayes to Speak at Keller’s Farmers’ Breakfast

Mar. 15, 2018 /

WHAT: Former Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Samuel E. Hayes Jr. will be the guest speaker at the 12th Annual Farmers’ Breakfast hosted by state Rep. Mark Keller’s (R-Perry/Cumberland). Hundreds of farmers are expected to attend the event, which will also feature remarks from Keller and representatives of the agricultural community, along with several award presentations.

Trout Stocking Schedules Now Available, Says Keller

Feb. 22, 2018 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) announced today that this year’s Pennsylvania trout stocking schedules are now available in preparation for opening day of trout season in April. Free copies can be obtained by stopping by Keller’s district offices in New Bloomfield or Shippensburg, or his Capitol office in Harrisburg.

Keller Announces $225,000 in State Grants for Fire and EMS Companies

Jan. 29, 2018 /

NEW BLOOMFIELD – Nineteen fire and EMS organizations in the 86th Legislative District have been awarded more than $225,000 in funding through the 2017-18 Pennsylvania Fire Company and Ambulance Service Grant Program, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) announced today.

LIHEAP Program Now Open, Says Keller

Nov. 14, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – The state’s Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is now accepting applications for home heating assistance grants, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) said today.

Keller to Host Senior Expo on Sept. 29

Sep. 19, 2017 /

NEW BLOOMFIELD – In his continuing effort to keep older residents informed about programs and services in the area that can improve the quality of their lives, Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) is hosting a Senior Expo in Newport, Perry County. The free event will take place on Friday, Sept. 29, from 1-4 p.m. at the Newport Family Life Center, 27 W. Shortcut Road.

Redding Provides Update on Agriculture Budget at Keller’s Farmers’ Breakfast

Mar. 03, 2017 /

ELLIOTTSBURG – Pennsylvania Secretary of Agriculture Russell Redding today said he is confident the Department of Agriculture can fulfill its core mission, despite a reduced level of funding in the proposed 2017-18 state budget, during his remarks as the featured speaker at Rep. Mark Keller’s (R-Perry/Cumberland) 11th annual Farmers’ Breakfast.

Trout Stocking Schedules Now Available, Says Keller

Feb. 24, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) announced today that Pennsylvania trout stocking schedules are now available in preparation for opening day of trout season in April. Free copies can be obtained at Keller’s district offices in New Bloomfield and Shippensburg, and his Capitol office in Harrisburg.

Keller, Barletta Co-Host Public Forum on Drug Crisis

Feb. 23, 2017 /

SHIPPENSBURG – A panel of experts provided a sobering look at Cumberland County’s drug problem during a public forum co-hosted by state Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) and U.S. Congressman Lou Barletta (R-11) at Shippensburg University Wednesday evening.

Keller, Barletta to Co-Host Drug Forum at Shippensburg University on Feb. 22

Feb. 21, 2017 /

WHAT: State Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) and U.S. Congressman Lou Barletta (R-11) are co-hosting a public forum on Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic at Shippensburg University. A panel made up of health care professionals and law enforcement officials will discuss the extent of the drug crisis and efforts underway to resolve it. WHP 580 Radio Host R.J. Harris will serve as forum moderator.

Keller, Barletta to Co-Host Drug Forum at Shippensburg University

Feb. 06, 2017 /

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Mark Keller (R-Perry/Cumberland) is joining with U.S. Congressman Lou Barletta (R-11) to co-host a forum on Pennsylvania’s heroin and opioid epidemic at Shippensburg University on Wednesday. Feb. 22. The panel discussion will take place from 5-7 p.m. at the Ceddia Union Building, Multi-Purpose Room C, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg.