ELDRIDGE, GREGOIRE, DYKEMA, KANE ANNOUNCE 31K GRANT FUNDING FOR WESTBOROUGH FIRE DEPARTMENT

Funding will help provide public ambulance and emergency services BOSTON– Senator Eldridge (D-Acton), Representative Danielle Gregoire (D-Marlborough), Representative Dykema (D-Holliston) and Hannah Kane (R-Shrewbury) announced that the Baker-Polito Administration has awarded 31k in grant funding to the Westborough Fire Department because of their participation in the Ambulance Certified Public Expenditure Program (CPE). The Ambulance CPE […]

ELDRIDGE, HOGAN ANNOUNCE 100K GRANT FUNDING FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION COLLABORATIVE GRANTS FOR HUDSON

BOSTON– Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) and Representative Kate Hogan (D-Stow) announced that the Baker-Polito Administration has awarded a total of 100K in new grant funding to dramatically expand the availability of substance abuse prevention services and programs to the town of Hudson. Hudson received the full amount and will also use the funding to provide services […]

ELDRIDGE, BENSON ANNOUNCE 28K GRANT FUNDING FOR AYER FIRE DEPARTMENT

Funding will help provide public ambulance and emergency services BOSTON– Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) and Representative Jennifer Benson (D-Lunenburg) announced that the Baker-Polito Administration has awarded 28k in grant funding to the Ayer Fire Department because of their participation in the Ambulance Certified Public Expenditure Program (CPE). The Ambulance CPE program allows municipalities that provide emergency […]

SENATOR ELDRIDGE AMENDMENT FOR 150K FOR THE DISCOVERY MUSEUMS PASSES IN SENATE BUDGET

Amendment supports educational science programs for people of all ages at the Acton museum BOSTON—Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) sponsored and helped pass an amendment that provides $150,000 for development of an educational program for children and parents at The Discovery Museums in the town of Acton. “I am pleased that the Senate voted in support of […]

ELDRIDGE, DYKEMA ANNOUNCE 100K GRANT FUNDING FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION COLLABORATIVE GRANTS FOR SOUTHBOROUGH

BOSTON– Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) and Representative Carolyn Dykema (D-Holliston) announced that the Baker-Polito Administration has awarded a total of 100K in new grant funding to dramatically expand the availability of substance abuse prevention services and programs to the town of Southborough. Hudson received the full amount and will also use the funding to provide services […]

ELDRIDGE, GREGOIRE, NAUGHTON ANNOUNCE 100K GRANT FUNDING FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION COLLABORATIVE GRANTS FOR NORTHBOROUGH

BOSTON– Senator Eldridge (D-Acton), Representative Danielle Gregoire (D-Marlborough) and Representative Harold Naughton (D-Clinton) announced that the Baker-Polito Administration has awarded a total of 100K in new grant funding to dramatically expand the availability of substance abuse prevention services and programs to the town of Northborough. Hudson received the full amount and will also use the […]

SENATOR ELDRIDGE PASSES AMENDMENT FOR 100K PLAYGROUND RENOVATION IN LITTLETON

State Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) has successfully passed a $100,000 amendment for Littleton’s Castle in the Trees playground in the Senate Budget to help defray the costs of renovations to this important Littleton recreational facility. This follows the initiation of a budget amendment by State Representative James Arciero (D-Westford) which was included in the House […]

SENATOR ELDRIDGE PASSES AMENDMENT FOR 250K PLAYGROUND RENOVATION PROJECT IN MARLBOROUGH

BOSTON—Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) sponsored and helped pass an amendment that provides $250 thousand for park and playground projects in the City of Marlborough. “I am pleased that the Senate voted in support of funding that would go towards renovating our playgrounds in Marlborough,” said Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton). “Physical activity is so essential to the […]

Senator Eldridge votes to passes fiscal year 2016 Senate budget

Eldridge highlights increases to local aid, education, housing, and human services BOSTON, MA– Senator Jamie Eldridge (D-Acton) voted in support of a $38.09 billion budget for Fiscal Year 2016. The Senate budget makes critical investments in key areas of local aid, education, housing, environmental protection, emergency food access, and housing. “I’m pleased with investments the […]

Senator Eldridge Votes to Increase Earned Income Tax Credit, Lifts Personal Exemption to Help Working Families

BOSTON- Senator Eldridge (D-Acton) today voted to pass an increase in the state’s Earned Income Tax Credit designed to help working families. The Senate also passed an increase in the state’s personal tax exemption, guaranteeing that everyone in Massachusetts will receive an income tax reduction in the next year. “Increasing the EITC is the most […]