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Sidewalks do not "bring business" into town. Businesses do. Then, those businesses add sidewalks.
Sidewalks are a liability. Sidewalks require maintenance. Tree roots push sidewalks up and crack them, creating more "trip and fall" hazards.
Then, when it snows, they fine you for not shoveling:
At a recent Marketing meeting at the Community Center, building a public septic system was presented as a solution for residents along 390 and 447 who don't have sufficient space for a sand mound. It remains to be seen whether it is better to build smaller, separate systems, or combine them all into one. Since there are plenty of slopes and natural features in this area, we could build the whole system to be gravity fed.
Any interested parties are encouraged to participate. Investing in our local infrastructure is a great way to generate economic growth. We are also discussing rebuilding the playhouse, beautifying town, starting a small community school for young children, promoting Barrett Parks and Recreation, and more.
The Department of Environmental Protection issued a notice of violation to the Weiler Corporation for polluting a pond on its property.
Weiler is in the process of remediating the spill.
The pond sits to the left of a land bridge at the company’s entrance and creates a smaller pond through a culvert to the right of the roadway.
Weiler Corp. first noticed a sheen on the pond in front of the facility and tried to determine what the source of the substance was, according to Weiler President and CEO Chris Weiler. They learned of the source on Feb. 3.
“It was likely some underground storage tanks that are used to heat and cool the building,” he said.
As part of the 2017 Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, registration is now open to organizations that wish to organize a wide range of beautification projects. Registered cleanup events can get free trash bags, gloves and safety vests from PennDOT district offices, while supplies last. Events can be litter cleanups, illegal dump cleanups, beautification projects, special collections and educational events.
Open to the Public!
March 12, 2017
Spruce Cabin Road, Canadensis
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Grant Hilfiger is running for Barrett Township Supervisor in the November 2017 Election. The Primary is in May, 2017. Please stop by Sunshine Flooring on Route 390 to show your support!
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