Entries by Rich Haggerty

Rep. Haggerty pleased to see Workplace Safety Grants of Over $8,000 Awarded to Woburn

WOBURN – State Representative Richard Haggerty (D-Woburn) is pleased to see the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) award safety training grants through the Department of Industrial Accidents Workplace Safety Training Grant program to Columbia Construction Company and Kiwi Technologies Inc. “I’m delighted that two organizations right here in Woburn will receive funding […]

Representative Haggerty presents Citation to Woburn Memorial High School DECA Club Students

BOSTON – Representative Richard Haggerty (D-Woburn) and Senator Cindy Friedman were happy to present citations to Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) students from Woburn Memorial High School at the State House during the DECA Day on the Hill. Representative Haggerty met with the students after the DECA event for an informal discussion about the […]

Reading Fire Department awarded $14,110 state grant to purchase firefighter safety equipment

BOSTON – House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading), State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn), State Senator Jason Lewis (D-Winchester) and Reading Fire Chief Gregory Burns joined with the Healey-Driscoll Administration to announce that the Reading Fire Department has been awarded a $14,110.76 Firefighter Safety Equipment Grant through the Executive Office of Public […]

Rep. Haggerty urges seniors to inquire about Circuit Breaker and Property Tax Volunteer Program for Tax Relief

BOSTON – State Representative Richard Haggerty (D-Woburn) is urging Commonwealth residents who are 65 or older to inquire about their eligibility for the Senior Circuit Breaker Tax Credit when filing their 2023 state tax returns. In addition, the Representative is encouraging seniors to take advantage of the Senior Property Tax Volunteer Program in their municipality, […]

Rep. Haggerty delighted to see Apprenticeship Grant of Over $44,000 Awarded to Woburn

WOBURN – State Representative Richard Haggerty (D-Woburn) is delighted to see the Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development (EOLWD) award an apprenticeship training and services grant to Associated Building Contractors of Massachusetts (ABC). The goal of EOLWD’s apprenticeship grant program is to expand Registered Apprenticeship into priority industries, further diversify the existing apprenticeship workforce, […]

Rep. Haggerty pleased to see Woburn Awarded Over $18,000 in Cultural Grants

WOBURN – The Massachusetts Cultural Council (MCC) through the Woburn Cultural Council has awarded over $18,000 in cultural grant funding to 11 Woburn-based individuals and organizations from the Fiscal Year 2024 Cultural District Investment Grant Program. The grant recipients include local artists, schools, nonprofits, and the Woburn Public Library. “I was proud to support the […]

Representative Haggerty applauds House passage of Legislation to Prevent Abuse and Exploitation, Enhance Protections for Survivors

BOSTON – Wednesday, January 10, 2024 – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) was pleased to join his colleagues in the House of Representatives to unanimously pass House Bill 4241, ‘An Act to prevent abuse and exploitation,’ an important piece of legislation that aims to prevent abuse and exploitation, while also enhancing protections for survivors. […]

Representative Haggerty pleased to announce $532,380 in additional transportation infrastructure grants for Woburn

BOSTON – State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn) is pleased to announce that Woburn will receive $532,380 in additional funding in Fiscal Year 2024 (FY24) as part of a state plan to allocate $100 million in grants to assist cities and towns with their transportation infrastructure needs. “I’m pleased that Woburn will receive over $530,000 […]

Jones, Haggerty and Lewis announce $100 million in state transportation infrastructure grants for cities and towns

BOSTON – House Minority Leader Bradley H. Jones, Jr. (R-North Reading), State Representative Richard M. Haggerty (D-Woburn), and State Senator Jason M. Lewis (D-Winchester) are pleased to announce that Reading will receive $302,615 in additional funding in Fiscal Year 2024 (FY24) as part of a state plan to distribute $100 million in grants to assist […]