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Gov. Wolf Signs Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reinvestment Initiative Bills

Governor Tom Wolf, surrounded by legislators and criminal justice advocates, today signed two Justice Reinvestment Initiative (JRI 2) bills, hailing them as yet another successful bipartisan effort to make the state’s justice system fairer while keeping communities safe. “I am here today to recognize the passage of the second part of the Justice Reinvestment Initiative,…

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Governor Wolf Announces Nearly $5 Million in Funding for Community Partnerships

Governor Tom Wolf announced the approval of $4.75 million in funding through the Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP), to promote community participation and collaborations among nonprofits, businesses, and residents while producing outcomes that assist a distressed area or the low-income population in a neighborhood. The credits will support 17 community revitalization projects across the commonwealth. “The…

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Governor Wolf Announces 34 Municipalities to Receive New Funding to Improve Local Traffic Safety

Governor Tom Wolf today announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will distribute $13.1 million in Automated Red Light Enforcement (ARLE) funding to fund 41 safety improvement projects in 34 municipalities statewide. “This program helps communities across the state make investments in traffic flow and safety,” Governor Wolf said. “These improvements complement the many…

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Gov. Wolf Provides Update on State’s Commitment to Protecting Vulnerable Pennsylvanians

Governor Tom Wolf today provided an update on the state’s commitment to protecting vulnerable populations, first announced when he signed an executive order in July. Following that announcement that included the creation of his Council on Reform, the council delivered a list of recommendations to him on Nov. 1. Since that time, the governor has…

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