Pennsylvania's elected officials work on our behalf, and they must be held accountable. PennFuture regularly distributes action alerts asking our members to contact their elected officials about legislation moving in Harrisburg. Below is a list of the latest alerts we have distributed to our members concerning recent legislation.
Seven bills could be voted on soon under the guise of proactive “stream maintenance,” but these bills would instead undermine the work of our enforcement and environmental protection agencies who ensure our Commonwealth’s streams are protected, including the PA Fish & Boat Commission and the PA Department of Environmental Protection. This legislation also puts in jeopardy critical protections in place due to the Clean Water Act and Pennsylvania’s Clean Streams Law.