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Harrisburg Clarifies Changes to Assistance Office

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Harrisburg Clarifies Changes to Assistance Office

Following yesterday’s article in the Kittanning Paper, the Commonwealth’s Secretary of Human Services clarified the changes coming to Assistance Centers across the state including Kittanning. Secretary Ted Dallas said the local Kittanning office would not be closing, but rather “scaled back.” “There’s some miscommunication out there. There are no offices that are closing,” Dallas assured…

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Local Assistance Office May Close Next Year

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Local Assistance Office May Close Next Year

KITTANNING – Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced Friday that he wants to see cuts made to the 95 county assistance offices scattered throughout the state including the closure of the Kittanning office. While the union representing workers pledged to fight the closings and consolidation of local centers, Wolf says the consolidation and elimination of hundreds…

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