Monday, May 25, 2020
The Borough Council was scheduled to hold a meeting Tuesday to consider a proposed resolution to open businesses, despite Montgomery County being designated as a red shutdown zone by the Wolf administration.
Friday, May 22, 2020
Filling the pool on Laubach Avenue for an abbreviated season with limited access wasn’t seen as cost effective this year.
Thursday, May 21, 2020
The project currently contains 780 homes and apartments of various sizes plus several commercial buildings.
In February, the township planning board granted conditional final approval of the project.
Borough council did see an optimistic view of future recreation during a presentation about the proposed new Panther Park.
There is no tax increase in the budget, which the district was forced to change because of the coronavirus pandemic.
“This has been a long, long time in the making,” said commissioners President Christina “Tori” Morgan.
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
“While I am making the motion to withdraw the resolution, I am hoping that local state representatives will continue to be mindful on the impact that this is having on everyone,” said Council Vice President Jason Banonis.
"I don't think it's fair that I have to take the brunt of the flooding and damage."
The estimated $50 million project to construct a new building in Stroudsburg is on schedule, with work expected to begin in January 2021 and an opening anticipated in July 2023.
School districts across Pennsylvania face the loss of local tax revenue due to the pandemic.
Tuesday, May 19, 2020
A Pomeranian was euthanized because of the injuries sustained in the attack.
The idea is to help property owners affected financially by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mayor Lee Ann Gilbert noted that poll workers are still needed for primary day and those interested should contact the Lehigh County Voting Registry.
The municipality’s outdoor pool had been set to open Memorial Day weekend.
The agreement could lead to the closure of the school.
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