• Patience dims over Denver light project (but future is bright)

    Resident Mike Cohick commented that he’d like to form a citizens committee to recoup extra costs and time the borough incurred due to difficulties in dealing with PPL during the streetlight buy back project. The project, originally...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • New face on Denver Borough staff

    Starting the end of August, Denver Borough welcomes Michael E. Gable as its part-time housing and code inspector. He was hired at Denver Council’s July 30 meeting. Better known as Mike, Gable is not a new face...

    • Posted August 8, 2018
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  • East Cocalico saves money and locks in electric prices

    Supervisors on Aug. 2 agreed that locking in a lower electric rate now makes sense. Two separate cost saving proposals were accepted. The first proposal concerns contracting electric for streetlights, which is the larger bill of the...

    • Posted August 8, 2018
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  • Cocalico Area Leaders learn about recycling changes

    Municipal government, education and police department leaders in the Cocalico area heard Kathryn Sandoe, Chief Communications Officer at Lancaster County Solid Waste Management Authority (LCSWMA), explain why Lancaster County recycling programs, as well as those nation-wide, had...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • Denver resident requests sidewalk ordinance variance

    Denver council reaffirmed commitment to its borough sidewalk ordinance despite continued reluctance by a home owner at the corner of East Lancaster Avenue and Jefferson Avenue. Council granted a sidewalk completion date extension from Aug. 1 until...

    • Posted August 1, 2018
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  • East Cocalico moves ahead with possible business tax abatement

    Supervisors announced they had a positive meeting with Cocalico School District officials about the possibility of a tax abatement plan which would apply to businesses building in the commercial/ industrial zone along the township’s Route 272 corridor....

    • Posted July 25, 2018
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  • Welcome to the wild

    When Denver Borough councilman Dan Rogers, of Sycamore Street, opened the door to his backyard to take out the dog on a hot, steamy Saturday, June 30, a three foot alligator was directly in front of him...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Denver eyes several issues for future action

    It was an upbeat and productive one hour meeting July 9 for Denver Borough Council. Everyone agreed to place three new issues on their agendas to better prepare for the future. President Blake Daub requested council examine:...

    • Posted July 11, 2018
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  • Officer Kreisher was honored with a DUI Top Gun award.
    East Cocalico officer wins state DUI arrest award

    East Cocalico police officer Roger Kreisher was honored with a DUI Top Gun award for 32 DUI arrests in 2017 by the Pennsylvania DUI Association on June 19. A total of ten police officers from the county...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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  • ‘Bright’ future for Denver street light installations

    Denver Borough Manager, Mike Hession, reminded council on Monday, June 25, that in December, it will be five years from the time Denver first approached PPL about buying back their street lights. At that time, studies indicated...

    • Posted July 3, 2018
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