HARRISBURG – Lancaster County’s only Democrat state lawmaker, Rep. Mike Sturla, has been named Democrat Chair of the House Urban Affairs Committee for the 2021-22 legislative session. Sturla said as Chair, he will be able to oversee critical issues that affect Lancaster and other urban areas daily, including affordable housing, redevelopment, and blight and growth management. He added that he will continue to work this session for fair education funding, a healthy environment, and our state’s economic recovery from the pandemic. Sturla has represented the 96th Legislative District since 1991.