North Andover Local Funding

TORRISI AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE GRANT SUPPORTING NORTH ANDOVER COUNCIL ON AGING BOSTON – Representatives David Torrisi (D-North Andover), and Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today the North Andover Council on Aging (COA) has received a Formula Grant through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The Council advocates for older adult and works to identify and meet […]

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Signing of Autism Medicaid Waiver Bill

Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) today announced that the House of Representatives passed House 4177 – An Act to Maximize Federal Reimbursement for Special Education Services for Children with Autism. The legislation is now on its way to the Senate for engrossment. This bill directs the Commonwealth to apply for a Medicaid waiver to maximize federal […]

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Andover Cultural Council Grant

STATE GRANTS BENEFIT LOCAL ORGANIZATIONS Representative Barbara L’Italien says State Grants Totaling $16,010.00 will go to Schools and Non-Profit Cultural Groups in this District BOSTON – Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today that a total of $16,010.00 in state funds has been granted to cultural organizations in her district by the Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC). […]

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Tracking Criminals Law

Law Passes to Make Tracking Criminals Easier Enhance public safety in Massachusetts by more effectively tracking criminals who cross state lines. Requires other states to notify Massachusetts if out-of-state probationers and parolees move here. Gives state officials the authority to track, supervise, and when necessary, return felons to the state responsible for their supervision. http://www.mass.gov/legis/laws/seslaw05/sl050121.htm

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Appropriation for Caring Homes Initiative

Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) today announced that a $2,000,000 appropriation for a Caring Homes initiative project was included in the FY06 Conference Committee Budget and voted on favorably by the House and Senate. The budget is now on its way to the Governor for approval. Currently a small pilot program at Elder Affairs, Caring Homes […]

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Georgetown Fire Department Grant

REPRESENTATIVE BARBARA L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCES GEORGETOWN FIRE DEPARTMENT GRANT Boston, MA – Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today that the Georgetown Fire Department was selected by the Executive Office of Environmental Affairs (EOEA) and its Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) to receive a $1,991.75 grant under the Volunteer Fire Assistance Program (VFA) funded by the […]

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Division of Autism Created

Representative Barbara L’Italien (D-Andover) today announced that a $1,200,000 appropriation for a new Division on Autism was included in the FY06 Conference Committee Budget and voted on favorably by the House and Senate. The budget is now on its way to the Governor for approval. The new Division of Autism will be operated under the […]

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Andover Recycling Grant

TUCKER, FINEGOLD, AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE ANDOVER MUNICIPAL RECYCLING GRANT BOSTON – Senator Susan C. Tucker (D-Andover), Representatives Barry R. Finegold (D-Andover), and Barbara A. L’Italien (D-Andover) announce today that the Town of Andover has received a Municipal Recycling Grant administered through the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP). Andover will receive a healthy lawn and landscape […]

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Andover Council on Aging Grant

TUCKER, FINEGOLD AND L’ITALIEN ANNOUNCE GRANT SUPPORTING ANDOVER COUNCIL ON AGING BOSTON – Senator Susan C. Tucker (D-Andover), Representatives Barry R. Finegold (D-Andover) and Barbara A. L’Italien (D-Andover) announced today the Andover Council on Aging (COA) has received a Formula Grant through the Executive Office of Elder Affairs. The Andover Senior Center has been awarded […]

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