Bethlehem Press

Saturday, November 18, 2017

STATE Special election Dec. 5 for McNeill’s seat

Tuesday, November 14, 2017 by The Press in News Briefs

Speaker of the House Mike Turzai, R-28th, has ordered a special election be held Dec. 5 to fill the vacant seat in the 133rd Legislative District in Lehigh County.

The vacancy was created by the Sept. 8 death of State Rep. Daniel McNeill, D-133rd.

CThe district office will remain open under supervision of the House to assist constituents with issues or problems and continue constituent inquiries already in progress. The office will remain until a new representative takes office and decides how to manage the district.

The 133rd Legislative District office is located at 1080 Schadt Ave., Whitehall and may be reached at 610-266-1273.