Contact Information 

District Offices

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

Capitol Office
Room 111 Ryan Office Building
PO Box 202069
Harrisburg, PA 17120-2069
(717) 783-8756
Fax: (717) 782-2911

Sportfishing, Boating and Aquatic Education Programs for Youth Still Eligible for State Grants, Says Metzgar
State grants are available to organizations and local agencies sponsoring programs to promote sportfishing, boating and aquatic activities among Pennsylvania’s youth, Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar (R-Somerset) announced today.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is offering grants worth up to $5,000 as part of state efforts to re-engage youth in outdoor activities and help more Pennsylvanians feel connected to their environment. 
In 2007, the PFBC received 47 applications and awarded 18 grants worth approximately $67,000.   For 2008, 10 groups successfully met the criteria for the Sportfishing and Aquatic Education Grants and received nearly $50,000 for their respective programs.
Organizations have until Jan. 31, 2009, to submit applications for the coming year. Successful applicants will be notified by April 15, 2009, and funding will be awarded four to eight weeks after all agreements are finalized. 
For a complete set of program rules, eligibility information and applications visit Metzgar’s Web site at and click on “Sportfishing and Aquatic Education Grants.”
Rep. Carl Walker Metzgar
69th District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
(814) 443-4230
Contact: Raymond Smith
House Republican Public Relations
(717) 705-1834
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