HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) is preparing to host the first in a series of public meetings designed to allow residents of the district he represents to get the latest information and ask questions about state government issues.
HARRISBURG – Working to provide law enforcement officials with more tools in their arsenal to prosecute individuals on charges related to “swatting,” a dangerous act where a person places a hoax 911 alleging a hostage situation or other serious threat, a group of House Republicans announced they’ll introduce a series of bills.
WHAT: The portion of Syberton Road which crosses Clearfield Creek in Gallitzin Township, Cambria County, will be dedicated in honor of Private Martin J. Hanlon, a 1968 Penn Cambria High School graduate. Pvt. Hanlon was killed in action in 1970 during the Vietnam War when the truck on which he was serving as a gunner struck a landmine in the roadway in Quang Nam Province of South Vietnam. The renaming is taking place as the result of legislation authored by state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) which became part of Senate Bill 621/Act 17 of 2023.
HARRISBURG – After listening on Tuesday to Gov. Josh Shapiro’s budget proposal for the 2024-25 fiscal year, state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) immediately turned his thoughts to the following year’s budget cycle. He explained why in the following statement on the heels of Shapiro’s address before members of the General Assembly:
HARRISBURG – Upgrades to three Cambria County water and stormwater systems are the result of successful grant applications made by those systems’ leaders, according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset).
HARRISBURG – State Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) is pleased to announce the reception of a pair of Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) awards to two municipalities in the district he represents.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) and Seniors for Safe Driving are teaming up to host a Mature Driver Improvement Course on Thursday, Aug. 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cresson Fire Hall, 223 Ashcroft Ave. in Cresson.
WHAT: State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) will host a ceremony to officially dedicate the portion of U.S. Route 219 which crosses Jackson Street in Summerhill Borough, Cambria County, as the Staff Sergeant Paul Regis Wilburn Memorial Bridge. The dedication is the result of legislation introduced by Rigby which became part of Act 140 of 2022.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) and the Cresson Police Department will host a free license plate replacement event on Tuesday, July 11, from 3-6 p.m. at the Cresson Volunteer Fire Company, 223 Ashcroft Ave., Cresson.
Westmont Hilltop High School senior-to-be Ayda Dorian and state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) are pictured at the state Capitol in Harrisburg.
HARRISBURG – On Monday, state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) presented a House citation to Bishop McCort Catholic High School’s Angela Favara, in recognition of her winning the 170-pound state wrestling championship. Angela was one of 12 wrestlers honored at the state Capitol.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) is pictured at the state Capitol with Bishop Carroll Catholic High School’s Thomas Urbain, winner of the Senator Clarence Bell Memorial Scholarship. The award was given by the American Bikers Aimed Towards Education (ABATE) during their Monday rally in Harrisburg.
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) has been appointed by Speaker of the House Joanna McClinton to serve during the 2023-24 Legislative Session on the Veterans’ Home Advisory Council assigned to the Hollidaysburg Veterans’ Home.
HARRISBURG – One week after opening a new district office in Somerset County, state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) is hosting a pair of open house events in his two Cambria County offices.
HARRISBURG – Starting this Tuesday, May 2, state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) will be increasing his reach into Somerset County by opening a district office in Windber.
HARRISBURG – Clean water and an improved quality of life for residents of Munster Township are about to be realized thanks to action taken by the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PennVEST), according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset).
HARRISBURG – A key component of Cambria County’s safety protocol will be upgraded thanks to a Commonwealth Finance Authority (CFA) grant, according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset).
HARRISBURG – The 2023-24 fiscal year spending plan proposed Tuesday by Gov. Josh Shapiro is drawing mixed feelings from state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset), who offered the following statement on the heels of the budget address:
HARRISBURG – Like many states, Pennsylvania is dealing with a shortage of teachers. State Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset) thinks he has part of the answer to that issue.
HARRISBURG - Ferndale Borough’s effort to rehabilitate Rigby Park is being boosted by a $170,000 grant it has been awarded through the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources’ Community Conservation Partnerships Program, according to state Rep. Jim Rigby (R-Cambria/Somerset).