New Legislation

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The 191st Legislative Session of the Massachusetts State Legislature has officially begun! This Friday, January 18th is the last day to file legislation, and Representative Mirra has introduced several new bills. Read below to learn more about them. Sponsored bills: HD.844 An Act relative to illegal drug and firearm trafficking HD.936 An Act relative to […]

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Spofford Pond Elementary School Band Performance

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Representative Mirra, Representative Tram Nguyen, and Senator Bruce Tarr welcomed the Spofford Pond Elementary School Band today at the State House. The students took a tour, led by Representative Mirra, around the State House to see the chambers of both the House and Senate. The group of incredibly talented musicians performed a variety of songs […]

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Gas Workers Reach Deal with National Grid

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National Grid reached an agreement with gas workers this week, effectively ending the lockout that lasted for several months and left over 1,000 workers without health insurance. Gas workers will finally return to work this month after successfully negotiating their contracts with National Grid. To read the full article from the Boston Globe covering this […]

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards More Than $3.5 Million or Municipal Public Safety Staffing

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BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker, Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and Public Safety and Security Secretary Tom Turco awarded 16 police and fire departments $3,555,000 in state grant funds to assist them in maintaining public safety and emergency response core services. These funds may be used to restore, retain or hire police and fire personnel or […]

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Gun Violence Working Group


Please join Representative Lenny Mirra at his next Gun Violence Working Group meeting on Monday, February 4th from 6-8pm at the Haverhill Innovation Hub (2 Merrimack Street, Third Floor, Haverhill MA). On the agenda: gun violence prevention research conducted at Boston University, illegal trafficking of firearms across state lines, and how we are working with […]

February 4, 2019

January Office Hours


Representative Mirra invites you to attend his monthly office hours on January 22nd from 9:30am-10:30am at Groveland Town Hall, and from 11:00am-12:00pm at the Georgetown Council on Aging. Bring any questions, comments, or concerns you may have, or just stop by to say hello! As always, if these times do not work for you, please […]

January 22, 2019

Winter Storm Warning


Storm Updates

MASSACHUSETTS EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCY SITUATIONAL AWARENESS STATEMENT January 17, 2019 Situation Below and attached is this morning’s forecast from the National Weather Service for two storms that will impact the state over the next three days. The first storm is forecast to impact the state tomorrow (Friday); The second, larger storm, is forecast for Saturday […]

January 17, 2019

New Legislation


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The 191st Legislative Session of the Massachusetts State Legislature has officially begun! This Friday, January 18th is the last day to file legislation, and Representative Mirra has introduced several new bills. Read below to learn more about them. Sponsored bills: HD.844 An Act relative to illegal drug and firearm trafficking HD.936 An Act relative to […]

January 16, 2019

Spofford Pond Elementary School Band Performance


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Representative Mirra, Representative Tram Nguyen, and Senator Bruce Tarr welcomed the Spofford Pond Elementary School Band today at the State House. The students took a tour, led by Representative Mirra, around the State House to see the chambers of both the House and Senate. The group of incredibly talented musicians performed a variety of songs […]

January 16, 2019

Gas Workers Reach Deal with National Grid


District Issues, Uncategorized

National Grid reached an agreement with gas workers this week, effectively ending the lockout that lasted for several months and left over 1,000 workers without health insurance. Gas workers will finally return to work this month after successfully negotiating their contracts with National Grid. To read the full article from the Boston Globe covering this […]

January 8, 2019

Eagle Tribune Article on Gun Violence Working Group


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Check out this great article in the Eagle Tribune covering the most recent Gun Violence Working Group meeting last week in Haverhill. Thanks again to Representatives Andy Vargas and Joe McKenna, members of GOAL and Moms Demand Action, and the wonderful students from both Pentucket and Masconomet High Schools for engaging in a productive discussion […]

December 19, 2018

Smart Growth Development Groundbreaking


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Representative Mirra joined Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, Secretary Jay Ash, Senator-elect Diana DiZoglio, Newburyport Mayor Donna Holaday, Representative Jim Kelcourse, and several other elected official at a smart growth development groundbreaking this past Monday. MINCO Corporation will be building a Smart Growth Overlay District near the MBTA rail station and Route 1 traffic circle in […]

December 19, 2018