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Somerset Office
301 Georgian Place

Somerset, PA 15501
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (814) 443-4230
Fax: (814) 443-3866

Windber Office
1605 Graham Avenue
Windber, PA 15963
9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday - Tuesday - Thursday - Friday
Closed on Wednesday 
Phone: (814) 467-4011

Hyndman Office
158 Washington St.
Hyndman, PA. 15545
Open on Wednesdays only from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
(814) 842-3362
TOLL-FREE: (866) 779-1477
Fax: (814) 842-3367
Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., or by appointment
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Capitol Office
Room 111 Ryan Office Building
PO Box 202069
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2069
(717) 783-8756
Fax: (717) 782-2911

Metzgar: Funding to Save Somerset Lake is Here
7/22/2016

Metzgar: Funding to Save Somerset Lake is Here

 
Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset/Bedford) today said he is pleased to announce that after years of work, $6.7 million has been released to save the Somerset Lake.

The money has been released by the Wolf administration and will be available this fiscal year to begin the rehabilitation project.

Metzgar said that the same could not have been done without all of the support from the community.

“The community came together with both money and political might to support me in the fight to save the lake,” said Metzgar. “It would have never happened without all of us coming together. We are very proud to partner with the Somerset Lake Action Committee and those who support the Somerset Lake Project.”

Metzgar also thanked Gov. Tom Wolf and the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission for their support of the project.

“The folks at the commission moved heaven and earth to get here and the governor was on board,” said Metzgar. “It was difficult but we all got together in the end to preserve one of Somerset County’s crown jewels.”

Public meetings will be held for the project soon.

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