College Students, Community Members Join Wolf Administration in East Stroudsburg for Cabinet in Your Community Event
Town-hall style event is the eighth in a statewide series of regional initiative updates
East Stroudsburg, PA – Today, Wolf Administration cabinet officials were joined by almost 200 attendees including community members and college students for a Cabinet in Your Community event at East Stroudsburg University. This was the eighth in a series of town-hall style events held across the state in which members of the community talk with cabinet secretaries and discuss issues important to the region.
“I am excited that so many members of the community came out to hear from and ask questions of our cabinet officials today,” said Governor Tom Wolf. “By continuing to host these events, my administration is able to have valuable dialogue across the commonwealth and community members have an opportunity to feel connected to Harrisburg regardless of where they live.”
This event featured Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne, Department of Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding, Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin, Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Patrick McDonnell, Department of Military and Veterans’ Affairs Adjutant General Maj. Gen. Anthony Carrelli, and Department of General Services Secretary Curt Topper. The department heads provided updates on regional projects and accomplishments and answered questions from the audience.
The next Cabinet in Your Community event is currently scheduled for March 7, at the Keystone Theater in Towanda with the cabinet secretaries from the departments of Agriculture, Aging, Banking and Securities, Community and Economic Development, and the Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency.
J.J. Abbott, Governor’s Office, 717.783.1116