May. 23, 2024

WHAT:    Rep. Jason Ortitay (R-Washington/Allegheny) will lead a check presentation to Canonsburg Borough to assist with the costs of executing a memorandum of understanding to have its police force service Houston Borough. Ortitay worked with New Directions Mental Health to secure funding.

WHO:    Ortitay; Drs. Ryan Wakim and Allison Bashe, New Directions Mental Health; David Rhome, mayor of Canonsburg; Richard Russo, president of Canonsburg Borough Council; James Stubenbordt, mayor of Houston; Larry Scears, president of Houston Borough Council; Nick Galbraith, vice president of Houston Borough Council; Jon Taylor, Houston Borough councilman; and Nick Sherman and Electra Janis, Washington County commissioners.

WHEN:    Friday, May 24, 10 a.m.

WHERE:    Canonsburg Borough Building, 68 E. Pike St., Canonsburg.

Media contact:    Tracy Polovick, 717.919.7615,