Like any other business, Limerick Township faces substantial revenue losses as a result of the pandemic. Last week its Board of Supervisors began cost-cutting measures, including temporary furloughs.
A bicyclist who was struck by a car last week on Buchert Road and incurred minor injuries has been released from the hospital. Lower Pottsgrove police are continuing to investigate the incident.
A preliminary hearing has been scheduled for June, following the arrest of a Boyertown man charged by the North Coventry Police Department with driving under the influence.
It takes volunteers to make a fire company operate efficiently, and the more the better. The Perkiomen Fire Company has produced a recruitment video that seeks more volunteers to join as members.
The Pottsgrove school board pledged to approve a no-tax-increase budget next year. An error made by the state Department of Education, however, may force a $150 per property tax increase anyway.
Lower Frederick supervisors, in their Tuesday work session, heard the public works department this year plans to fully re-pave - not just coat with oil-and-chips - four selected roads.
Tow trucks had to haul away both vehicles involved in a late Tuesday afternoon crash at the intersection of Laurelwood and West Cedarville roads in North Coventry Township.
Lower Pottsgrove police and volunteers from the Ringing Hill and Sanatoga fire companies arrived Tuesday morning at the Walnut Ridge housing community to rescue an elderly woman with medical issues.