NEWS RELEASES

Wozniak: Grant Approved for Safety Improvement to Serve New Hotel, LifePoint Outpatient Facility

Harrisburg – October 28, 2021 – State Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria) said today that a $250,000 transportation grant will fund a much-needed safety improvement near the new Holiday Inn Express and Suites development and LifePoint Outpatient facility on Scalp Avenue. The grant will move...

Wozniak Comments on State Grant for Saint Francis University’s School of Health Sciences

Harrisburg – October 28, 2021 – A $1 million state grant will help with the cost of a 23,000-square-foot addition to Sullivan Hall at Saint Francis University, according to state Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria/Bedford/Clearfield). The grant funding will be used to accommodate the School...

Wozniak: Recreation Grants Approved in Cambria and Bedford Counties

Harrisburg – October 24, 2021 – Grants for three recreation projects totaling in excess of $200,000 were approved today the Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) for initiatives in Cambria and Bedford Counties, state Sen. John N, Wozniak (D-Cambria/Clearfield/Bedford) said today. “The Laurel Highlands and southcentral Pennsylvania...

Wozniak: State Approves Robust Financing Package for Cambria Sewer System Upgrades

$30 million in grants and loans for work in Johnstown, Lower Yoder, Southmont Harrisburg – October 19, 2021 – A state authority has approved more than $30 million in financing for sewer system upgrades in three municipalities in Cambria County, state Sen. John N. Wozniak...

State Senate Hearing in Monroeville Focuses on Charter School Reform

Monroeville – October 13, 2021 – At the request of state Sen. Jim Brewster (D-Allegheny/Westmoreland), the Senate Democratic Policy Committee today held a hearing on the role of charter schools in public education. “I hope today’s hearing gives us a better sense of how the...

Opioid Awareness Education Plan Passes Senate, Wozniak Says

Harrisburg − Sept. 28, 2021 − Legislation to create a new opioid awareness program for students in middle and high school was approved unanimously by the state Senate and is now headed to the House of Representatives for consideration, the bills sponsor Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria/Bedford/Clearfield) said today.

Wozniak: Rural Firefighter Grants for Cambria, Bedford, Clearfield

Harrisburg Sept. 16, 2021 Multiple volunteer fire companies in rural areas of Cambria, Bedford and Clearfield counties were awarded grants by the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) to help combat fires in forests and undeveloped areas, state Sen. John N. Wozniak...

Wozniak: Discussions about Financial Support till Payday of Americans

"The banks and government have failed us," said John Wozniak yesterday in a press conference regarding the state of payday loans. "We can't trust them to provide the services they were designed to provide." John Wozniak is one of many who feel that neither the government nor private banks can be trusted with his funds...

Wozniak Backs Effort to Erase Statute of Limitations for Child Sex Abuse Victims

Harrisburg – Mar. 4, 2021 – State Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria/Bedford/Clearfield) participated in a news conference at the Cambria County Courthouse today to express his support for eliminating the statute of limitations for victims of child sexual abuse. The news conference, called by state Rep. Frank Burns (D-Cambria), was in response to a sweeping...

Wozniak: Grants for Bottle Works in Johnstown, Buchanan State Forest, Curwensville

Harrisburg Jan. 28, 2021 State grants for the Bottle Works Ethnic Center in the Cambria City section of Johnstown, an ATV trail in Buchanan State Forest and a site development plan for Irvin Park in Curwensville have been approved by the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), according to state Sen. John N....

Wozniak, Hanna Announce FIFA Capitol Visit, Commemorative Poster

HARRISBURG, Sept. 6 2021 State Sen. John N Wozniak and state Rep. Mike Hanna announced today that Clinton County’s record-shattering little league team has accepted their offer to visit the State Capitol to be recognized for their memorable accomplishments. “For those weeks in August, Clinton County’s baseball team became Pennsylvania’s team,” Wozniak said. “It’s fitting...

Wozniak Hosts Windber High Technology Students

HARRISBURG, May 23, 2021 State Sen. John N. Wozniak hosted Windber High Schools Technology Student Association (TSA) this week as they participated in the Association for Educational Communications and Technology Showcase...

Wozniak: Northern Cambria Borough Mobile District Office Set for Oct. 9

Harrisburg Oct. 7, 2021 Another installment of state Sen. John N. Wozniaks (D-Cambria/Clearfield/Bedford) mobile district office program is set for Friday, Oct. 9 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Northern Cambria Borough Building. The borough building is located at 1202 Philadelphia Avenue in Northern Cambria. My staff will be available to process state...

New Interactive PennDOT Map Details Road, Bridge Construction Projects, Wozniak Says

State Sen. John Wozniak (D-Cambria) said today that a new interactive Pennsylvania Department of Transportation map describing current construction projects – and those that will be coming soon to Cambria, Clearfield and Bedford counties – is available for public inspection...

Governor Signs Wozniaks SCI-Cresson Development Legislation into Law

Harrisburg − July 7, 2021 − Legislation authorizing a new access road at SCI-Cresson which is considered essential to redeveloping the sprawling former correction facility was signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf, the new laws sponsor Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria/Bedford/Clearfield) said. The governor signed Senate Bill...

Nearly $2 Million in Transportation/Recreation Grants Approved for Cambria, Bedford

Harrisburg, July 1, 2021 − The Commonwealth Financing Authority (CFA) today approved a total of nearly $2 million in grant funds for transportation and recreation projects in Cambria and Bedford counties, said state Sen. John N. Wozniak (D-Cambria/Bedford/Clearfield). The funds are critically important for our area,...

Agreement Signed for Portion of Former SCI-Cresson Site

Cresson – May 4, 2021 – At a news conference held on the site of the idled Cresson prison today, Sen. John Wozniak and key officials described major steps toward the redevelopment of the property and the creation of new jobs. Wozniak, along with key...