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 News    March 3, 2015

Readshaw Bill would require self-reporting of convictions

House Bill 209, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, unanimously passed the House last week. The bill would require all licensees under the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs to report criminal convictions to the...

 
 News    February 3, 2015

House adopts Readshaw resolution recognizing 911th Airlift Wing

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has unanimously adopted H.R. 11, introduced by Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Carrick. The resolution recognizes the Airmen of the 911th Airlift Wing for being nominated for the 2015 Commander-in-Chief’s Annual...

 
 News    January 13, 2015

Rep. Readshaw begins 11th term

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, took the oath of office on Tuesday, Jan. 6, to begin his 11th term in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives. “To be entrusted with an office like this just once is gratifying,” Rep. Readshaw said....

 
 News    December 30, 2014

Readshaw appointed to Military Community Enhancement Commission

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, has been appointed by Gov. Tom Corbett to serve as a member of the Military Community Enhancement Commission.  The MCEC was established by Act 161 of 2014, to replace the former Military Community Protection...

 
 News    November 25, 2014

CBA elects boardmembers and officers

New board members and officers were elected at the November dinner meeting of the Carrick Business Association. Elected to new two-year terms as directors were: Vern Gillenberger, Vern’s Electric; Harry Readshaw, state representative; Sue Gloeckl,...

 
 News    November 18, 2014

Readshaw to be honored by state optometric group

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, will be recognized as a Distinguished Legislator by the Pennsylvania Optometric Association at its annual convention Nov. 22 at the Hershey Lodge and Convention Center. The award is presented to state legislato...

 
 News    November 4, 2014

New Gettysburg license plates will support Pennsylvania monuments

The state will begin issuing a license plate in November to support the Pennsylvania monuments at Gettysburg National Military Park. Proceeds from the new Pennsylvania monuments plate will be used to support maintenance and repair of Pennsylvania...

 
 News    October 28, 2014

Costume contest a hit with Carrick kids

The Carrick Community Council's annual Halloween Contest drew dozens of neighborhood kids to show off their scariest, and prettiest, costumes. In addition to a costume competition, the kids could...

 
 News    October 28, 2014

Mt. Oliver will receive state grant for Ormsby

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, reported he has been informed Mount Oliver is being awarded a grant from the Commonwealth Financing Authority.  “The funding will help provide assistance with improvements to Ormsby Park, making it a more...

 
 By Jennifer Szweda Jordan    Front Page    October 14, 2014

Judge explains why he can't send code violator to jail

The Berg Place apartment building owner charged with dozens of code violations at the now vacant property--including a raw sewage pit outside -- can’t be sent to jail, Magisterial District Judge Richard King says. Mr. King says it’s a...

 
 News    October 14, 2014

Readshaw's Raiders Ride to Gettysburgh

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, hosted his 14th annual “Ride to Gettysburg” on Sept. 27, with more than 300 participating in the motorcycle ride from the fountain on Commonwealth Avenue in Harrisburg to Gettysburg. Mr. Readshaw and his...

 
 News    September 23, 2014

Acupuncture bill with Readshaw language changes awaits governor

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, Democratic chairman of the House Professional Licensure Committee, announced last week his language contained in S.B. 990 has passed the House and is now awaiting the governor’s signature to become law. Rep....

 
 News    August 19, 2014

Yellow Dot program can help after a traffic accident

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, said there’s a state Transportation Department program aimed at providing help immediately following a traffic accident. “It’s called the Yellow Dot Program and that’s because it’s designed to help...

 
 News    July 29, 2014

State will soon issue license plates supporting Gettysburgh monuments

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, announced the state will begin issuing a license plate in November that will support the Pennsylvania monuments at Gettysburg National Military Park. On July 2, the governor signed S.B. 1187 into law...

 
 News    June 10, 2014

State Rep. Harry Readshaw named Thompson Outstanding Legislator

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, was honored recently with the Pennsylvania Dental Association's Kay Thompson Outstanding Legislator Award. Kay Thompson, DDS, was the first woman student to...

 
 Front Page    May 27, 2014

So. Pittsburgh area school students design trash cans for litter project

A selected group of Pittsburgh Public School students were invited and encouraged to help in the fight against litter with the City of Pittsburgh, and to have creative and educational fun -- by participating in a pilot awareness campaign, “Litter...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Incumbents vie for 36th District seat

Many South Pittsburghers are faced with something they haven’t had in the past two decades: a choice for the Democratic nominee in the General Election in 36th Legislative District. Thanks to redistricting, two sitting state representatives, Harry...

 
 By Tom Smith    Front Page    May 13, 2014

Harry Readshaw

State Representative Harry A. Readshaw has been representing South Pittsburgh area residents in the state legislature since taking office in 1995. A lifelong resident of Allegheny County, Mr....

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 29, 2014

Boro councilman resigns, is then hired for public works dept.

Resignations submitted by a council member, the tax collector, and the meter enforcer highlighted the April 21 meeting of Mount Oliver council. Councilman Corey McGough submitted his letter of resignation prior to his being hired for a full-time...

 
 By Margaret L. Smykla    Front Page    April 15, 2014

Slopes residents learn more about permit parking process

An informational presentation on residential permit parking headlined the April 8 meeting of the South Sides Slopes Neighborhood Association (SSSNA). It was conducted by Pittsburgh City Planning’s neighborhood planner, Ashley Holloway. He said the...

 
 News    April 8, 2014

Annual Preservation Ball successful for 11th year

State Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, declared the 11th annual Preservation Ball held recently in the Capitol Rotunda in Harrisburg was “a complete and unconditional success.” This year’s ball included more than 225 attendees from as far...

 
 Meetings    March 25, 2014

Molchany, Readshaw on the Slopes

Meet The Candidates for the new 36th Legislative District at The South Side Slopes Neighborhood Association’s Special Meeting on Tuesday, April 15, 7 p.m., at St. Paul’s Retreat Center, 147 Monastery Avenue. State representatives Erin Molchany...

 
 News    March 18, 2014

Readshaw bill advances out of House committee

Last week, the House Judiciary Committee voted unanimously to move House Bill 1925 out of committee. The bill, introduced by state Rep. Harry Readshaw, D-Allegheny, would provide for the right to dispose of a person’s remains. “After discussions...

 
 Front Page    February 25, 2014

Mt. Oliver collects on past taxes, swears in three full time officers

Snow and the salt to clear it was a primary topic at the Feb. 17 meeting of Mount Oliver council. Councilman Nick Viglione was absent. The evening began with Mayor James Cassidy swearing in new full-time police officers Adam J. Candioto, Patrick J....

 
 Front Page    February 18, 2014

Boundaries of 36th District are going to change

Change is coming to the 36th Legislative District currently represented by State Rep. Harry Readshaw. The 2010 census identified a loss of population in the greater Pittsburgh area and a gain in the...

 

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