Studying councilmember says house rule constitution, authority of mayor stunting metropolis's progress

Studying councilmember says house rule constitution, authority of mayor stunting metropolis's progress

READING, Pa. – Is the Metropolis of Studying’s type of authorities nonetheless working?  Throughout its Committee of the Entire assembly Monday, Metropolis Council revisited a proposal initially introduced up in March to think about forming a fee to review if the house rule constitution type of authorities continues to be acceptable or if one other…

2 members of Studying Redevelopment Authority resign, leaving only one remaining

2 members of Studying Redevelopment Authority resign, leaving only one remaining

READING, Pa. – Within the wake of the sudden elimination of Ernest Schlegel from the Studying Redevelopment Authority, two extra members of the board have resigned. Studying Metropolis Council voted Monday evening to just accept the resignations of Wellington Santana, who served as vice chairman, and Thomas Caltagirone, who served as secretary and treasurer. Council…

Studying Metropolis Council removes chairman of Redevelopment Authority over racial slur

Studying Metropolis Council removes chairman of Redevelopment Authority over racial slur

READING, Pa. – In a particular assembly Thursday afternoon, Studying Metropolis Council voted to take away Ernest Schlegel from the Studying Redevelopment Authority, efficient instantly. Though council remained silent on the matter, Schlegel — who additionally served as chairman of the authority — was apparently eliminated for making a racial slur in an electronic mail. Throughout public…

Chester County joins Berks, Montgomery in approving passenger rail authority

Chester County joins Berks, Montgomery in approving passenger rail authority

WEST CHESTER, Pa. — The Chester County commissioners took a step towards restoring passenger rail providers from Studying to Philadelphia. The commissioners on Wednesday unanimously accepted the formation of the Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority, or SRPRA. The county joins Berks and Montgomery counties, which OK’d the authority final week. The authority will encompass a nine-person…

Berks Commissioners approve creation of a tri-county passenger railroad authority

Berks Commissioners approve creation of a tri-county passenger railroad authority

READING, Pa. — The Berks County commissioners took a primary vital step Thursday towards the long-term aim of restoring passenger rail service between Studying and Philadelphia. The commissioners unanimously voted to approve the creation of a tri-county passenger rail authority collectively with Chester and Montgomery counties. The authority might be named the Schuylkill River Passenger…

Montgomery Co. set to vote on Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority on Thursday

Montgomery Co. set to vote on Schuylkill River Passenger Rail Authority on Thursday

READING, Pa. – On Thursday, Montgomery County officers will resolve whether or not to create an authority to assist restore passenger trains from Studying to Philadelphia. The county hosted a listening to on the thought on Wednesday. Berks will maintain an identical listening to Thursday, and Chester County’s is subsequent week a couple of plan…