Governor Hogan’s Re-Funding the Police Initiative

Governor Hogan issued a statement yesterday, beginning January 1, 2022, the starting pay of Maryland State Troopers will increase by 45%. This is part of his new $150 million investment into his Re-Fund The Police Initiative. In his press conference, the Governor called out the liberal and extreme "defund the police" movement calling it "far-left … Continue reading Governor Hogan’s Re-Funding the Police Initiative

Governor Hogan Gives New Update on COVID-19 Vaccine

Governor Hogan gave an update regarding the availability of COVID-19 booster shots. In his statement, he stated that you are able to get a booster and can get any booster from any vaccine manufacturer. You can see below what you are eligible for and when. The CDC and the Maryland Health Department recommends the booster … Continue reading Governor Hogan Gives New Update on COVID-19 Vaccine

Funding for District 1

Tomorrow, the Maryland Board of Public Works will be considering funding for various projects across District 1. They are as follows: District 1A: ·       A request from the Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) for new funding up to $1,256,607, including $1,211,602 from the Bay Restoration Fund to the City of Frostburg for the Beall Street Corridor project.  This is … Continue reading Funding for District 1

McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Delegate McKay was quoted in Maryland Matters regarding the redistricting of Maryland. An independent commission was tasked with redrawing Maryland's Congressional (and Legislative) Districts and thus their proposals are being shown to the public in different meetings. Delegate McKay also pointed out the fact that “Like communities should be together as much as possible.” Check … Continue reading McKay in the News: Redistricting Western Maryland

Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

In a press release on Monday, September 20, 2021, Governor Hogan announced that $16.8 million would be given in grants to support 42 projects across the State of Maryland. These projects include improving trails, bike paths, and various other pedestrian ways. Two of the projects being funded are located in District 1. They are the … Continue reading Governor Hogan Announces Funding for Pedestrian Projects

Funding for District 1

On September 15, 2021, the Maryland Board of Public Works approved funding for various projects across District 1. The projects are below: District 1A: A request from the Department of Natural Resources to commit $608,167 from the Local Parks and Playgrounds Infrastructure funding allocated to Garrett County for the following projects: ·       Accident Town Park West: $48,433 to, among other … Continue reading Funding for District 1