News Releases

Aug

15

2019

August 15, 2019

Thank you to all who took the time to complete my most recent online survey.   [Read More]

Jul

16

2019

July 16, 2019

The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission (PTC) is moving forward with plans to create a new cashless tolling interchange at State Route (SR) 130 in Penn Township, Westmoreland County, according to Senate Transportation Committee Chair Senator Kim Ward (R-39) who championed the addition of the interchange.   [Read More]

Jun

26

2019

June 26, 2019

The Senate approved a package of bills on June 25, 2019, reforming Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) program.   [Read More]

Jun

25

2019

June 25, 2019

My Tele-Town Hall scheduled for this evening is being postponed due to an extended legislative Session today and ongoing Budget negotiations.   [Read More]

Jun

12

2019

June 12, 2019

A package of bills was approved today by the Senate Transportation Committee, chaired by Senator Kim Ward (R-39), reforming Pennsylvania’s vehicle emissions testing program, also referred to as the Vehicle Emissions Inspection and Maintenance (I/M) program.   [Read More]

Jun

11

2019

June 11, 2019

Legislation sponsored by Senator Kim Ward (R-39) designating a portion of Route 30 in Westmoreland County as the J. Edward "Hutch" Hutchinson Memorial Bypass received final legislative approval and will be signed into law by the governor.   [Read More]