Jan. 26, 2017

WAYMART – Rep. Jonathan Fritz (R-Susquehanna/Wayne) issued the following statement today after Gov. Tom Wolf announced that SCI Waymart will remain open. SCI Pittsburgh will be the sole facility to close in 2017:

“I was very pleased to hear the great news this morning that SCI Waymart will stay open. SCI Waymart provides an important service to this Commonwealth. I want to thank the SCI Waymart prison administration, corrections officers and the prison employees for their professionalism and hard work. They proved that their work ethic and culture cannot be duplicated. Also, I want to extend appreciation to my fellow legislators, county commissioners, county officials and the economic development leaders who came together to forge a united front to fight on behalf of SCI Waymart.”

Representative Jonathan Fritz
111th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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