Lane closures are planned Thursday and Friday on Farmington Avenue as workers for PennDOT make repairs to the bridge at the Route 100 interchange.
Forty-nine students were on Bus 10 as it was headed Monday to Pottsgrove Middle School and was rear-ended by a vehicle. No one was injured in the incident. The same bus later took the students to school.
PennDOT contractors will paint the Farmington Avenue bridge at Route 100 in Upper Pottsgrove during overnight hours May 29-31. The highway will be closed in both directions, and traffic detoured.
The Farmington Avenue bridge that carries traffic over Route 100 is getting a complete rehabilitation that starts next Wednesday (March 14) and won't be completed for several months.
One of two men currently in jail, awaiting trial on charges surrounding a February crash in West Pottsgrove in which two people died, has petitioned a court for "reasonable bail."
The portion of Route 100 between King Street and U.S. Route 422 across Pottstown and Upper Pottsgrove will be affected next week by road maintenance work.
Althouse Arboretum, the nature center on Gilbertsville Road in Upper Pottsgrove, has scheduled seven fun events and activities during the next three months. Registration for several is available now.
Althouse Arboretum in Upper Pottsgrove will be happy to take that junk off your hands during its recycling effort today. The service is free (sale of the metal benefits the park), but volunteers won't mind donations, either.