Lawmakers Revisit Hands-free Bill


Check out this article written by Christian Wade from the Eagle Tribune: Lawmakers are deciding restrictions for all drivers in regards to cell phone usage while operating motor vehicles. Representative Mirra added to the conversation in regards to tougher restrictions, saying: “I’m generally not a big fan of government intrusion, but when you drive on […]

May 10, 2019

Baker sees anti-gang group’s work


Check out this article from Mike LaBella of the Lawrence-Eagle Tribune: Governor Charlie Baker took a visit to UTEC’s newest location in Haverhill on Monday, May 6th to learn more about the program. UTEC’s mission is to engage the youth of the community and encourage them to achieve success and deter them from gang-related violence […]

May 8, 2019

House Votes to Counteract Changes to Title X


Legislation sets aside $8 million to offset federal funding cuts March 27, 2019 – (BOSTON) – Representative Lenny Mirra joined his colleagues in the House today, passing legislation, which provides $8 million available to women’s reproductive health organizations in Massachusetts to offset the loss of federal funding through the Trump Administration’s changes to the Title […]

March 28, 2019

MassDOT Informational Meetings


Beginning in 2019, MassDOT will restart its rehabilitation of the Tobin Bridge and begin rehabilitation of the Chelsea Viaduct which together carry Route 1 through Chelsea, over the Mystic River, and into Boston. MassDOT is undertaking outreach on these projects under a unified approach known as the Tobin Bridge/Chelsea Curves Rehabilitation Project. Given the regional […]

March 18, 2019

March Office Hours


Friendly reminder that Representative Mirra will be hosting his monthly office hours tomorrow, Tuesday March 18th: 9:30am-10:30am – Groveland Town Hall 11am-12pm – 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 call […]

March 18, 2019

Elder Services of Merrimack Valley

Community Resources

There are a great number of resources available to folks on the North Shore, and one of the most helpful and useful is Elder Services of Merrimack Valley. Find below a list of links and information of the services provided by this great organization. Elder Services of Merrimack Valley official website: Programs and Services […]

March 11, 2019

GreenWorks Investment Announced


House Announces $1B GreenWorks Resilient Communities Investment Plan Representative Lenny Mirra joined his colleagues last month to announce a new initiative to invest $1 billion over the next 10 years to help communities across Massachusetts adopt technologies – including clean energy, energy efficiency, and climate change resiliency measures – that cut greenhouse gas emissions, fortify […]

March 6, 2019