The program brings communitywide resources to residents who need assistance before they become part of the criminal justice system.
Friday, August 07, 2020
A new exhibit on the Holocaust is being readied to debut under the new roof next month for the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.
Thursday, August 06, 2020
More than 300 small businesses were awarded grants funded through the federal government. Some local nonprofits also received money.
The issues included contact tracing, positivity rates, and CARES Act funding.
Wednesday, August 05, 2020
The borough manager told council that 44 ground-level units at the Quakertown West Apartments on South 10th Street were flooded on Tuesday.
Five members of council were embroiled in a dispute, which was fueled in part by a draft resolution that was pulled before the meeting.
The college can use the temporary dorms at March Field while it awaits the start of a second phase of construction.
The current company that interfaces with the state Department of Revenue for the authority is FourScore LLC of Emmaus.
The board also voted to suspend all extracurricular activities, including athletics, until pandemic conditions improve.
The ordinance will target excessive and unreasonable sounds and their sources.
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
Members unanimously voted down an ordinance that would have asked voters if the library should be dissolved.
The move reverses a decision from last month. An assistant superintendent said circumstances have changed since July.
"This thing's been going on for 15 years," Chairman Charles Strunk said of the subdivision, which was withdrawn from Tuesday night's meeting agenda.
Monday, August 03, 2020
A Girl Scout was the driving force behind the playground. Both facilities will open later this month at Kolapechka Park.
The commissioners authorized the township solicitor to draft an ordinance to address the issue.
One project is along Quarry Street, the other along Joab Road.
Thursday, July 30, 2020
"These [jobs] are in departments where there just isn't any work."
Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Council committed to having a special meeting August 12 during which members could take action.
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