August 17, 2017

Governor Wolf Announces Tax Credits for Rehab and Reuse of Lancaster’s Vacant Bulova Technologies Building

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today announced that Commonwealth Cornerstone Group (CCG) has completed a $10 million New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) financing transaction that will support the rehabilitation of the Bulova Technologies building on Queen Street in downtown Lancaster into a strategically located mixed-use development.

https://www.governor.pa.gov/governor-wolf-announces-tax-credits-rehab-reuse-lancasters-vacant-bulova-technologies-building/

 

July 18, 2017

PRESCRIPTION DRUG TAKE-BACK BOX PROGRAM

The Pennsylvania Prescription Drug Take-Back Program is focused on alleviating the health and safety concerns from the diversion and abuse of prescription drugs by helping our citizens properly dispose of unused prescription medications. Many young people who abuse prescription drugs take them from medicine cabinets. Keeping unused opioids or other common drugs of abuse in a medicine cabinet is no longer safe or responsible.

 

 

JUNE 20, 2017 

Wolf Administration Details Devastating Effects of GOP Budget on Heroin and Opioid Abuse Epidemic
HARRISBURG, PA – Governor Tom Wolf’s representatives from the departments of Drug and Alcohol Programs (DDAP), Health, and Human Services (DHS) hosted a reporter call yesterday detailing the devastating effects the House GOP budget will have on the fight against the state’s heroin and opioid abuse epidemic, and why Governor Wolf’s proposed budget is the right way forward in the continuing fight against this abuse.

 

MAY 18, 2017

Why taking drugs to treat addiction doesn’t mean you’re ‘still addicted’