Allentown Metropolis Council OKs emergency contract with firm to take care of metropolis autos

Allentown Metropolis Council OKs emergency contract with firm to take care of metropolis autos

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Allentown Metropolis Council voted Wednesday to authorize a one-year emergency contact with King George Fleet Providers to take care of metropolis autos, together with ambulances, police automobiles, hearth vehicles and public works autos. The one-year contract is within the quantity of $2.69 million, with an choice for a two-year contract within the quantity…

Northampton County Council to debate Gracedale, tax breaks for Dixie Cup property, at conferences Thursday

Northampton County Council to debate Gracedale, tax breaks for Dixie Cup property, at conferences Thursday

Northampton County Council will tackle two large points at committee conferences Thursday: the Gracedale nursing house and potential tax breaks for the previous Dixie Cup property. Council’s Financial Improvement Committee, led by Kevin Lott, will hear a presentation a couple of LERTA – Native Financial Revitalization Tax Help – plan for the previous Dixie Cup…

McClure's plan to avoid wasting Gracedale wins council approval; $10M allotted towards retention, hiring

McClure's plan to avoid wasting Gracedale wins council approval; $10M allotted towards retention, hiring

EASTON, Pa. – Northampton County Council permitted a multi-million greenback plan to avoid wasting Gracedale Nursing Residence Thursday, with a lot of the cash going towards retaining and bringing in workers.  The Higher Nazareth Township facility has been short-staffed and falling wanting a state-mandated degree of hours of affected person care.  County Government Lamont McClure…

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…

Studying developer questions Metropolis Council on new requirement in planning course of

Studying developer questions Metropolis Council on new requirement in planning course of

READING., Pa. — Studying Metropolis Council on Monday heard feedback from Alan Shuman, president of Shuman Improvement Group, questioning a brand new planning requirement for redevelopment initiatives within the metropolis. Shuman mentioned that someplace within the final 12 months to 18 months, the town administration made a change to the event course of. “What I’m…

No return from distant: Philly Metropolis Council nonetheless doesn't meet in particular person

No return from distant: Philly Metropolis Council nonetheless doesn't meet in particular person

(The Middle Sq.) – The return to workplace work has been widespread, even amongst cautious industries like increased schooling, but Philadelphia Metropolis Council has insisted on protecting conferences distant. Critics have argued this makes them much less conscious of the general public. Philadelphia stands out in its dedication to distant conferences. The ten largest cities…