Bizzarro announces free flu shot clinic in Erie

(Sep 26, 2022)

“Flu vaccines help prevent serious illnesses, medical visits, hospitalizations and even deaths throughout our community and nation,” Bizzarro said. “No one likes getting shots, but it’s a simple step each of us can take to help protect ourselves and loved ones from a health emergency.” Read more

 

Bizzarro, House Dems urge action on clean pre-canvassing legislation

(Sep 14, 2022)

With just seven legislative session days left before the General Election on November 8, state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro (D-Erie) and other House Democrats are calling on Harrisburg’s Republican leaders to pass a clean pre-canvassing bill. Read more

 

Rep. Bizzarro: $20 Million awarded to boost local small businesses

(Sep 13, 2022)

ERIE, Sept. 13 – The Erie region will see a boost in economic development funding, after the announcement that $246.8 million in American Rescue Plan funding is being distributed in Pennsylvania, state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro announced Tuesday. The funding will flow through the State Small Business Credit Initiative to local economic development partners that will make direct equity investments and loans to small businesses that can grow and expand job creation opportunities in places like Erie. “The Erie region isn’t just bouncing back from the pandemic – we’re still working to overcome the economic downturns from previous generations,” said Bizzarro. “I’m excited to see the success of new, innovative businesses starting up, or expanding their operations locally, and this money can help them continue that success.” Nearly $123 million in Direct Venture Investment funding was awarded statewide, including $19,678,479 to Ben Franklin Technology Partners Central & Northern Pennsylvania, which covers Erie County. The Direct Venture Investment program provides funding to economic development organizations in the commonwealth to provide seed and later-stage capital for existing and emerging companies involved in the development and commercialization of technologically advanced products and processes. More than $123.8 million in Revolving Loan Funds was awarded statewide, Read more

 

Bizzarro suits up for Pittsburgh firefighting training event

(Sep 08, 2022)

Donning full firefighter gear, state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro (D-Erie) completed a one-day fire training program called Fire Ops 101, hosted by the Pittsburgh Fire Fighters. Read more

 

Bizzarro announces more than $530K in grants for Erie County

(Sep 06, 2022)

“Parks, green spaces and recreational opportunities help make our region one of the most unique and picturesque portions of the state,” Bizzarro said. “Multiple studies highlight the positive effect parks, green spaces and recreation opportunities in communities have on residents’ quality of life. So it’s rewarding to see state dollars not only going to help restore some parks to their former glory, but also headed toward the planning and development for future parks in Erie County.” Read more

 

Policy Committee tours local businesses, development projects in Erie

(Aug 22, 2022)

The House Democratic Policy Committee, chaired by Rep. Ryan Bizzarro (D-Erie), held a roundtable discussion, and took a trolley tour across the Erie region, making stops at several businesses and development projects in the area, before finishing up at Presque Isle. Read more

 

Bizzarro congratulates Erie County artists on being named finalists

(Aug 08, 2022)

“I’m excited to see three members of our community earn statewide recognition for their work and commitment to the arts,” Bizzarro said. “They all deserve to be recognized and congratulated. It also gives me great pride to see a friend of our office, Passle Helminski, honored for her work.” Read more

 

Bizzarro announces more than $3.2M for early childhood education

(Aug 01, 2022)

“Studies show early childhood learning programs build the successful foundation for a positive learning experience, creating long-lasting benefits in children that include increased social interaction and improved academic performance,” said Bizzarro, D-Erie. “The grants announced today will allow for more children to enroll in these high-quality programs throughout the county.” Read more

 

Bizzarro to host license plate replacement event in Erie

(Jul 26, 2022)

Old and deteriorating license plates can be difficult to read and can lead to tickets on the road. That’s why state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro (D-Erie) is hosting an event to give Erie residents a chance to replace their hard-to-read license plate with a new one. Read more

 

Bizzarro named to 2022 Pennsylvania ‘Forty Under 40’ list

(Jul 25, 2022)

State Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, D-Erie, has been named to City & State PA’s 2022 Pennsylvania Forty Under 40, a list of young difference-makers across the state. Read more

 

Bizzarro: 'Win-win for taxpayers' as West 12th Street revitalization set to begin

(Jul 13, 2022)

“This is a win-win for the taxpayers. We’re getting rid of this blighted piece of property, we’re rehabbing it, and we’re turning it into a 21st century property that new businesses can come here and start up in. It just looks great for the 12th Street corridor,” said Ryan Bizzarro, (D) 3rd District. Read more

 

Bizzarro announces more than $1.4 million in traffic, safety improvements

(Jul 13, 2022)

“We have seen a need to upgrade infrastructure throughout the state, and these grants will allow Millcreek Township to modernize 15 intersections along the Peach Street corridor – improving traffic while protecting pedestrians,” Bizzarro said. “I’m pleased to see state money having a positive impact in our community and around the county.” Read more

 

Bizzarro touts funding in budget for Erie Co. Community College

(Jul 08, 2022)

The Erie County Community College is receiving more money than originally planned thanks to state Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, D-Erie. Read more

 

Bizzarro welcomes Erie Co. Community College to Millcreek Twp.

(Jun 30, 2022)

“Villa Maria Academy has been a vital asset in our community for 130 years,” Bizzarro said. “Like many members of the community, I was hopeful this facility would continue to serve the educational needs of Erie students. So I’m pleased to see Erie County Community College stepping forward to take advantage of a centrally located facility that is conveniently located for all Erie County residents.” Read more

 

House Democratic Leaders: Supreme Court decision will cost lives

(Jun 24, 2022)

“Today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision will hurt women’s access to health care, disproportionately harming people of color and those struggling financially. While abortion is still safe and legal here in Pennsylvania despite the court’s decision, the truth is the commonwealth is one vote away from criminalizing women’s health care and the dire consequences that it would prompt – higher maternal mortality rates, spikes in unsafe abortions, and the prosecution of doctors and nurses who provide necessary health care. Because let’s be honest: outlawing abortion doesn’t stop abortion. Read more

 

Our plan would end price gouging and protect the people

(Jun 15, 2022)

House Democrats have a plan to protect the people now and build a fairer economy for the future. Read more

 

End Price Gouging and Protect the People

(Jun 14, 2022)

America is supposed to be the land of opportunity, where working hard gets you ahead, but in 2022, price gouging and corporate greed are leaving working families behind and hurting the small local businesses that are the cornerstones of our communities. Read more

 

Bizzarro: Time to pump the brakes on Pa. gas price hikes

(Jun 10, 2022)

Preying on Pennsylvanians at the pump in a time of economic crisis is unfair and we are calling on our colleagues to join us and stop this highway robbery. Read more

 

Bizzarro: More than $1M awarded to region from PA Commission on Crime and Delinquency

(Jun 08, 2022)

Erie County is receiving $1.02 million in funding to improve probation services, strengthen services for sexual assault victims, and respond to student mental health needs. Read more

 

RELEASE: Bizzarro announces $22,500 grant for Presque Isle Light Station

(Jun 07, 2022)

State Rep. Ryan Bizzarro, D-Erie, announced $22,500 in grant funding has been awarded to the Presque Isle Light Station to help complete a restoration project. Read more

 

Bizzarro announces free flu shot clinic in Erie
Sep 26, 2022

Bizzarro, House Dems urge action on clean pre-canvassing legislation
Sep 14, 2022

Rep. Bizzarro: $20 Million awarded to boost local small businesses
Sep 13, 2022

Bizzarro suits up for Pittsburgh firefighting training event
Sep 08, 2022

Bizzarro announces more than $530K in grants for Erie County
Sep 06, 2022

Policy Committee tours local businesses, development projects in Erie
Aug 22, 2022

Bizzarro congratulates Erie County artists on being named finalists
Aug 08, 2022

Bizzarro announces more than $3.2M for early childhood education
Aug 01, 2022

Bizzarro to host license plate replacement event in Erie
Jul 26, 2022

Bizzarro named to 2022 Pennsylvania ‘Forty Under 40’ list
Jul 25, 2022

Bizzarro: 'Win-win for taxpayers' as West 12th Street revitalization set to begin
Jul 13, 2022

Bizzarro announces more than $1.4 million in traffic, safety improvements
Jul 13, 2022

Bizzarro touts funding in budget for Erie Co. Community College
Jul 08, 2022

Bizzarro welcomes Erie Co. Community College to Millcreek Twp.
Jun 30, 2022

House Democratic Leaders: Supreme Court decision will cost lives
Jun 24, 2022

Our plan would end price gouging and protect the people
Jun 15, 2022

End Price Gouging and Protect the People
Jun 14, 2022

Bizzarro: Time to pump the brakes on Pa. gas price hikes
Jun 10, 2022

Bizzarro: More than $1M awarded to region from PA Commission on Crime and Delinquency
Jun 08, 2022

RELEASE: Bizzarro announces $22,500 grant for Presque Isle Light Station
Jun 07, 2022