Dinniman Announces $ 50,000 in School Safety Grant Funding

WEST CHESTER (November 18) – State Senator Andy Dinniman has announced that the Oxford Area and Kennett Consolidated school districts were awarded grants in this the second year of Pennsylvania’s School Resource Officer/School Police Officer Competitive Grant program....

Dinniman Announces $ 1.1 million for Multi-Use Trail in Tredyffrin

WEST CHESTER (November 14 ) – State Senator Andy Dinniman today announced that Tredyffrin will receive $ 1.1 million in federal funds for construction of a multi-use trail along the south side of East Central Avenue. Township officials applied for the funds to...

Dinniman Recognizes Hope Veterinary Specialists – November 10, 2014

WEST CHESTER (November 10) – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently recognized the veterinarians and staff members of Hope Veterinary Specialists in Malvern on the organization’s 10th Anniversary. “Our pet dogs, cats and other animals are not just companions, they are...

League of Women Voters Seeks Bipartisan County Election Board

WEST CHESTER (October 30) – Last week the nonpartisan League of Women Voters formally asked Chester County Court of Common Pleas President Judge James P. MacElree II to appoint minority-party representation to the all-Republican county board of elections that he...

Dinniman: Diwali Food Drive Collects More than 27,000 Pounds of Food

WEST CHESTER (October 29) – State Senator Andy Dinniman announced that the third annual Diwali food drive organized by residents of four Chester County Communities collected 27,039 pounds of food for the Chester County Food Bank over the weekend. Food drive organizers...

Dinniman to Participate in Diwali Food Drive Saturday

WEST CHESTER (October 24) – State Senator Andy Dinniman will participate in the  third annual Diwali food drive organized by residents of the Byers Station community in Downingtown on Saturday. “The Chester County region is home to a large and growing Indian...

Dinniman: 2014 Brandywine Valley Water Garden Tour a Resounding Success

WEST CHESTER (October 22) – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently joined volunteers from the Brandywine Valley Water Garden Tour in presenting a check for $ 15,500 to the Chester County Food Bank. “It is great to see the Brandywine Valley Water Garden Tour continue to...

Oxford Historic District Certified by State Commission

WEST CHESTER (October 14) – State Senator Andy Dinniman announced today that the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) officially certified the historical significance of the Oxford Borough Historic District. “This is another great step in preserving...

Dinniman, Rafferty Propose Impact Fee for Pipeline Projects

WEST CHESTER (October 10) – State Senators Andy Dinniman and John C. Rafferty, Jr. have introduced legislation to help communities, including Chester and Montgomery counties, protect property values and natural resources in the face of  the ever-growing number of...

Dinniman Bill Would Close Loophole in State Law

WEST CHESTER (October 6) – Due to a loophole in state law, one political party can hold every seat on the county board that oversees local elections. Such is currently the case in Chester County, where the three members of the Chester County Board of Elections –...

Dinniman Announces More Than $ 12,000 in Recycling Grants

WEST CHESTER (October 2) – State Senator Andy Dinniman announced today that five Chester County municipalities will receive a total of $ 12,294 in Recycling Performance and Coordinator Grants. The grants, which are based on the amount recycled and the municipality’s...

Maternal and Child Health Consortium of Chester County Honors Dinniman

WEST CHESTER (September 18) – State Senator Andy Dinniman recently received the Maternal and Child Health Consortium of Chester County’s (MCHCCC) 2014 Community Leadership Award at the organization’s annual luncheon at Chester Valley Golf Club. In accepting the award,...