Northampton County establishing full-time Drug Activity Drive to fight opioid disaster

Northampton County establishing full-time Drug Activity Drive to fight opioid disaster

Regulation enforcement in Northampton County is ramping up efforts to fight the opioid disaster. District Legal professional Terry Houck introduced Wednesday that his workplace is now implementing a brand new full-time Drug Activity Drive to cease unlawful drug trafficking and fentanyl-based overdose deaths. It’ll additionally assist examine complicated drug-crime circumstances. The drive can be comprised…

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…

Investigation that led to firing of Bethlehem's finance director began in controller's workplace

Investigation that led to firing of Bethlehem's finance director began in controller's workplace

BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The investigation that led to the firing of Mark Sivak, Bethlehem’s funds and finance director, began within the workplace of the town’s unbiased monetary watchdog. “I used to be trying into monetary irregularities involving Mark Sivak,” Controller George Yasso advised 69 Information on Tuesday. “That led to the police investigation.” Yasso declined…

Hanover Township supervisor rescinds retirement

Hanover Township supervisor rescinds retirement

HANOVER TWP., Pa. – John J. Finnigan Jr., supervisor of Hanover Township, Northampton County, rescinded his retirement throughout Tuesday night time’s board of supervisors assembly. Finnigan introduced his resignation on the board’s April 26 assembly, saying he would serve till Aug. 31. At that assembly, Finnigan — a former supervisor — mirrored on his 22 years…