• Denver Borough Passes 2018 Budget

    Denver Borough Council on Monday, Dec. 11 unanimously adopted its $3,664,065 budget for 2018. Christopher Flory conducted the meeting in the absence of President Blake Daub. Also absent was Jason South. There is no tax increase for...

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • Good Attendance, many questions at East Cocalico supervisors meeting

    Approximately fifteen people attended East Cocalico supervisors Dec. 7 meeting. About half had questions for supervisors on a variety of topics. Resident Brian Wise opened public comment by asking supervisor Noelle Fortna, “Did you check the Nov....

    • Posted December 13, 2017
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  • Denver Borough Hosts Four Special Halloween Events

                     A Parade, Trick or Treat Night, Haunted Forest and Pumpkin Decorating Await Children                                                                   By Alice Hummer If the famous quote, “It takes a village to raise a child,” is correct, Denver Borough is a good...

    • Posted October 26, 2017
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  • East Cocalico mulls over auditor position

    Supervisors at their Oct. 19 meeting, announced the accountant who audited their books is leaving the Reamstown firm, Weinhold Nickel and Co. The board expressed satisfaction with the accountant’s work. Supervisors indicated their inclination to continue services...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • Tax credits considered for volunteer EMS

    A meeting Tuesday with leaders in the Cocalico region met focused on supporting EMS volunteers. Municipal leaders from Adamstown and Denver boroughs, and East and West Cocalico townships agreed that volunteer emergency responders, should be credited for...

    • Posted October 25, 2017
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  • 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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