Higher Mount Bethel Supervisor Ed Nelson joins LVPC, will deal with `actuality' about growth, farming

Higher Mount Bethel Supervisor Ed Nelson joins LVPC, will deal with `actuality' about growth, farming

Higher Mount Bethel Township Supervisor Ed Nelson stated he plans to lie low for a bit now that he has been appointed to the Lehigh Valley Planning Fee. “I am the brand new child on the block,” Nelson stated Tuesday about his function on the LVPC. Nonetheless, he has a lot of expertise in authorities,…

Northampton County deputy sheriffs complain to council about staffing, morale

Northampton County deputy sheriffs complain to council about staffing, morale

EASTON, Pa. – Northampton County’s deputy sheriffs introduced a listing of complaints to County Council on Wednesday, and their union consultant stated there should not sufficient officers.  “We want extra deputies to have the division run correctly,” Deputy Brendan Hetherman stated, representing the sheriff’s union. He raised points about having deputies at Gracedale, the county…

Northampton County to evaluate one other $1.13M in small-business grants; program approaches finish

Northampton County to evaluate one other $1.13M in small-business grants; program approaches finish

EASTON, Pa. – Northampton County Council will vote on $1.13 million complete in grants to 95 small companies Thursday, because the federal help allotted to the non-public sector is near getting used up.  County Govt Lamont McClure, with council’s approval, has supplied practically $25 million in federal pandemic help to non-public companies over two years.…