Baker Announces $37,829 in State Grants for Recycling Efforts in Bradford and Tioga Counties
8/10/2012
HARRISBURG – State Rep. Matt Baker (R-Bradford/Tioga) today announced the award of $37,829 in grant funding for Bradford and Tioga counties toward their respective recycling efforts.

“Recycling efforts in both counties have continued to grow over the years and I commend our local waste authorities for putting programs and services in place to help further our recycling efforts,” said Baker. “I know this funding will go a long way toward helping our local communities afford the costs of maintaining their recycling operations.”

Bradford County was awarded $19,232.76 and Tioga County was awarded $18,596.47. The grants were awarded by Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection under its County Recycling Coordinator Grant Program to be used to reimburse counties for certain recycling expenses.

State Representative Matt Baker
68th District, Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Media Contact: Tricia Lehman
tlehman@pahousegop.com
717.772.9840
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