Month: July 2019

Tower-Porter Pool caught between groups

Officials say Porter Township hasn’t helped out on special projects

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PHOTO COURTESY OF FACEBOOK Patrons enjoy a dip in the Tower-Porter Community Pool on a recent warm day. While a community pool, officials of the Porter-Tower Recreation Committee are sometimes caught in the middle between Tower City Borough and Porter Township with funds to help keep the pool running.

TOWER CITY — The warm weather in the summer brings out young and old to the Tower-Porter Community Pool for a cool refreshing dip.

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Flood damage reimbursement still in review stage

By Rebecca Zemencik, Managing Editor • rebecca-z@citizenstandard.com

TREMONT – Borough residents learned at this month’s borough council meeting that the county has put in for a grant for the replacement of two county bridges in the borough.

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Consultant hired to aid in wind power zoning

By Rebecca Zemencik, Managing Editor • rebecca-z@citizenstandard.com

VALLEY VIEW – After much discussion and deliberation Wednesday evening, July 3, Hegins Township has now hired a consultant at the price tag of $150 per hour to direct them on how to move forward with a proposed zoning change concerning wind power.

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Tremont Twp. balks at high cost of road repair

Court date set for legal battle with Rausch Creek

By Robert Wheary, Staff Writer • csrobwheary@gmail.com

TREMONT TWP. – Supervisors in Tremont Twp. experienced a little “sticker shock” when discussing their latest road projects as the cost of blacktop increased from previous years.

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Eleanor R. Boyer

Olivia L. Laudenslager

James A. Brauer

James T. Coleman

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