Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf on Aug. 10 announced $96 million in state grants have been awarded to 4,933 Pennsylvania small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 public health crisis and subsequent business closure order.
On July 24, a deserving military member experienced a life-changing event---the presentation of a vehicle to provide them independence and the ability to work and take care of their family---thanks to the National Auto Body Council Recycled Rides® program along with car donors GEICO and CARSTAR of Trenton.
With the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent shutdowns, many young families are struggling just to keep a roof overhead and food on the table.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced an upcoming effort to make the state’s roads safer this summer---a push that might also serve to help ease the state’s budget crunch, too.
Hurricane Isasias wreaked havoc on Slatington, PA. Homes were damaged and some people had to be evacuated.
The auto glass legislation introduced earlier this year has failed to make it out of Connecticut’s 2020 session.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf said Aug. 3 residents should follow his universal mask mandate the same way they obey stop signs and wear seat belts.
The New Jersey Assembly Appropriations Committee on July 27 voted to release a bill that would require employers of essential employees to pay workman’s compensation costs if an employee contracts COVID-19 on the job.
Representatives from the Auto Care Association (ACA) and its membership met July 24 with James Owens, deputy administrator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), to discuss the data access referendum that will be included as Question 1 on the ballot for Massachusetts voters this November.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued his two-front attack on COVID-19 on July 21.