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May. 3, 2013 - Press Release
May 3rd, 2013 Senator Joe Kyrillos will help dedicate a new playground at Firemen’s Park in Union Beach on Saturday, May 4 at 1 PM honoring the memory of Jack Pinto. Jack was just six-years old when his life was taken in the school shooting in Newtown, Connecticut. The playground, constructed by the RAINE Foundation and the NJ Firefighters Mutual Benevolent Association (NJFMBA), was built as part...
May. 2, 2013 - Press Release
May 2nd, 2013 Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) praised the National Park Service for its work in restoring the Sandy Hook Gateway National Recreation Area, which allowed the park to reopen to the public yesterday in time for the critical summer tourist season. “The more than two million people who come to Sandy Hook every year are the lifeblood of countless local businesses,” said Kyrillos. “The...
Apr. 30, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) applauded the state’s announcement today that local school districts have been granted $433,669 in federal funds to help them recover from Superstorm Sandy. “School communities did an excellent job keeping students safe and promptly returning to the classrooms after the state’s worst storm,” Kyrillos said. “Those in Keansburg, Monmouth Beach, Rumson, Fair Haven...
Apr. 29, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) stated the following about his visit in Highlands today, as Gov. Christie announced the federal approval his plan to distribute $1.8 billion in Sandy recovery aid: “Today’s news is a warm welcome for people in our region, who are still reeling from the state’s worst storm. Let’s back it up by immediately distributing this first installment of federal funds....
Apr. 26, 2013 - Press Release
The Senate Environment & Energy Committee has approved legislation sponsored by Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) to facilitate economic growth in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. Senator Kyrillos’ bipartisan S2680 allows for development on existing piers in certain urban municipalities. “This act will help urban areas in the aftermath of Sandy by opening the door for development and job...
Apr. 25, 2013 - Press Release
Senator Joe Kyrillos (R-Monmouth) stated the following in response to news of high-level, confidential discussions among officials in Congress and the Obama administration about Capitol Hill seeking an exemption from Obamacare: “The only positive here, at least on some level, is that President Obama’s administration appears to be addressing Obamacare as an expensive liability and an overall...