• East Cocalico examines pension options

    Supervisors at their Oct. 5 meeting discussed pension plan findings after the township’s CPA analysis of figures from Principal Financial Group, the current pension provider, revealed several, additional costs not revealed in the $14,000 published fees cost....

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • New E. Cocalico hotel planned

    Tru by Hilton hotel received several waiver/modifications as well as conditional approval by East Cocalico supervisors at their Thursday, Oct. 5 meeting. The hotel’s address will be 2069 North Reamstown Road. It will front on North Reamstown...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Lights on! Denver accepting street light bids

    Denver Council’s authorization to advertise for bids on the Denver street lighting project was met with applause by council members and the audience at their Oct. 9 meeting. It took the tenacious council nearly five years to...

    • Posted October 11, 2017
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  • Denver Council fields citizen concerns, OKs QOL ordinance

    It was an atmosphere akin to a lively New England town hall gathering at the Sept. 25 meeting of Denver Borough Council. Heartfelt comments included situations from the recent Denver Fair, noisy neighbors after 11 p.m., speeding,...

    • Posted September 27, 2017
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  • Denver quality of life ordinance ready for public hearing

    Denver Borough Council members worked many months to write a proposed ordinance for more efficient remediation of six property code violations. These include weeds, parking of vehicles on grass, furniture on the exterior of the property areas,...

    • Posted September 25, 2017
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  • Electricity up in the air in East Cocalico

    East Cocalico Township Supervisors’ discussions about UGI’s 32-acre parcel along Colonel Howard Boulevard were long and sometimes tense at the board’s Sept. 7 meeting. UGI officials, represented by Dave Stahovich, Senior Director of Operations and UGI attorney,...

    • Posted September 13, 2017
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  • Interest high, but revenues sinking for Denver pool

    Issues centering on the troubled finances at the Denver Community Pool flooded the discussion at the Aug. 28 meeting of the borough council. Many of the 20 persons attending contributed to the conversation which yielded several feasible...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • Cocalico School Board kicks off new academic year

    The Cocalico School Board completed many housekeeping tasks necessary to begin a new school year. The Monday, Aug. 21, meeting was the first for the 2017-2018 academic year. Approval was given for the annual contract with PA-Educator,...

    • Posted August 23, 2017
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  • Out of the blue… Sweigart retires from the East Cocalico Police Department

    “It’s been a wonderful 28 years on a great force,” said Kerry L. Sweigart, as he discussed his career with East Cocalico Police Department. The township supervisors accepted with regret his resignation at their July 20 meeting....

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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  • Emergency responder concerns raised with Denver bridge construction

    Two safety issues relating to the South Fourth Street Bridge replacement project work were discussed at the Denver Borough Council Monday, Aug. 14, meeting. One issue dealt with volunteers and the other with emergency vehicles responding to...

    • Posted August 16, 2017
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