Twardzik Welcomes House Urban Affairs Committee to 123rd District to Discuss Blight Remediation

Nov. 04, 2021 /

POTTSVILLE - Today, Reps. Tim Twardzik (R-Schuylkill); Rosemary M. Brown (R- Monroe/Pike), chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee; and members of the committee met with representatives of the Pottsville Blight Task Force, as well as other local officials, to discuss the negative impact blight has caused in Schuylkill County and possible solutions to improve the surrounding communities.

House Urban Affairs Committee Continues Examining Blight Remediation Through Roundtable Discussion in Lancaster, Say Brown, Sturla

Jul. 21, 2021 /

LANCASTER – Continuing to examine needed remediation for the blight plaguing the Commonwealth, Reps. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike), majority chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee; and Mike Sturla (D-Lancaster), minority chairman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, along with other committee members met with local leaders and officials to discuss possible solutions to this critical community issue.

Brown Introducing Bill to Strengthen Private Community Election Standards, Bylaw Amendments and the Planned Community Act to Protect Resident's Rights

Jun. 21, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – With the goal of encouraging further transparency and reliability in Pennsylvania Common Interest Ownership Communities (CIOC), Majority Chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) will soon be introducing legislation that will address the many issues reflected in the current Title 68 Real and Personal Property Law.

Rep. Lewis DelRosso Brings House Urban Affairs Committee to Brackenridge To Discuss Blight Issues

Jun. 04, 2021 /

Rep. Lewis DelRosso Brings House Urban Affairs Committee to Brackenridge To Discuss Blight Issues

BRACKENRIDGE – Yesterday, Reps. Carrie Lewis DelRosso (R-Allegheny/Westmoreland) and Rosemary M. Brown (R- Monroe/Pike), chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, and members of the committee met with local code enforcers, elected officials and economic development professionals about how Pennsylvania’s current blight laws are being used and how proposed legislation might assist in tackling blight in communities across the Commonwealth.

Brown Named Chairwoman of State House Committee

Jun. 01, 2021 /

Brown Named Chairwoman of State House Committee

HARRISBURG – State Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) has been appointed to the position of majority chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, for the remainder of the 2021-22 Legislative Session.

Brown, Lewis Delrosso Hosting Public Hearing on Pennsylvania Blight Laws

Jun. 01, 2021 /

WHAT: Reps. Rosemary M. Brown (R- Monroe/Pike), majority chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, and Carrie Lewis DelRosso (R-Allegheny/Westmoreland) will host a public hearing to talk with local code enforcers, elected officials and economic development professionals about how Pennsylvania’s current blight laws are being used and how proposed legislation might assist in tackling blight in communities across the Commonwealth.

Rep. Brown to Host Virtual Education Seminars for Private Community Board Members

May. 25, 2021 /

Rep. Brown to Host Virtual Education Seminars for Private Community Board Members

EAST STROUDSBURG – Looking to shed light on the possible benefits of homeowners associations (HOAs) forming cooperative agreements, Rep. Rosemary Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) chairwoman of the House Urban Affairs Committee, will be hosting a virtual “HOA Academy” informational seminar, via Zoom, on Thursday, June 17, from 10-11 a.m. This is the first in a series of quarterly education seminars for HOA board members and community managers.

Brown Draws Strong Attention to Tickborne Illnesses and Importance of Tick Testing

May. 14, 2021 /

HARRISBURG –With May being Lyme Disease and Tickborne Illness Awareness Month and residents so consumed with COVID-19 information, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) again sheds light on the importance of being educated about Lyme Disease and other tick-borne illnesses. Lyme disease is a bacterial infection transmitted primarily by ticks and is caused by the spirochete Borrelia burgdorferi.

Brown Speaks on Importance of Continued Inclusivity When Taking Legislative Action

Apr. 14, 2021 /

HARRISBURG – Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R-Monroe/Pike) released the following statement regarding proposed ballot questions, who is able to vote at the polls in the May 18 primary elections and the importance of continued governmental branch inclusivity when decisions are being made that will affect the entirety of the Commonwealth.

Brown Calls for Renewed Dedication to Roadway Safety, Responsible Driving Practices

Mar. 31, 2021 /

EAST STROUDSBURG – Today, Rep. Rosemary M. Brown (R- Monroe/Pike) along with area distracted driving advocates called for renewed dedication to statewide roadway safety and responsible driving practices after her Enhanced Driver Responsibility legislation, House Bill 37, was recently voted out of the House Transportation Committee.