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Thursday, June 21, 2018 by The Press in Local News

June 20

Alburtis area 55+ seniors will meet noon at Alburtis Rod and Gun Club, 3818 Gun Club Road, Alburtis. The meeting includes a pot luck luncheon (hot dogs provided) plus bingo. Many bus trips are planned. For more information, call 610-966-4996.

Emmaus Historical Society annual member picnic 5:30 p.m. in the Moser Pavilion at Emmaus Community Park. If planning to attend, leave a message at the office at 610-966-6591 with the number of persons attending and whether you will bring an appetizer, side dish or dessert. Non-members are welcome by paying 2018 membership dues.


Thursday, June 14, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

Public hearing June 14 on pollutant reduction plan

A public hearing on the Salisbury Township Pollutant Reduction Plan will be held 7 p.m. June 14 in the meeting room of the municipal building, 2900 S. Pike Ave.

The hearing takes place prior to the Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners meeting.

Salisbury Township Engineer David J. Tettemer of Keystone Consulting Engineers, Inc., informed township commissioners at the May 24 meeting workshop that implementing the PRP could cost the township $1.2 million.


Thursday, June 14, 2018 by MARGE HOPKINS in Local News

Operations committee discusses changes in security

During a special meeting of the board held prior to the operations meeting June 4, members of the Salisbury Township School Board approved the resignation of Business Administrator Robert Bruchak effective July 1.

Also approved during the special meeting was the action of employment for Daniel Reichenbach to serve as the head coach of the girls basketball team for the 2018-2019 season effective June 5.


Thursday, June 7, 2018 by The Press in Local News

June 7

Allentown AARP Chapter #5415 will meet noon at St. Timothy’s Church, 140 S. Ott St., Allentown. Dolcetto Entertainment will be the featured program. Non-members and guests are welcome. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Allentown Food Bank. For more information, call 610-437-4265.

June 8

Lower Macungie Township’s free summer concert with Johnny’s Jukebox Band at East Texas Park, 5624 East Texas Road, East Texas, 6 to 9 p.m.

June 9


Thursday, June 7, 2018 by PAUL WILLISTEIN in Local News

More than $500,000 approved for Lindberg Park final phases

More than one-half-million dollars of work has been approved for the final phases of improvements to Lindberg Park.

A general contracting bid of $584,184.40 was awarded to Kobalt Construction, Inc., Pocono Summit, Monroe County, by a unanimous 5-0 vote by the Salisbury Township Board of Commissioners at the May 24 meeting. Commissioner James Seagreaves made the motion for the vote, seconded by Commissioner Joanne Ackerman.

The contract was awarded based on a proposal for the Lindberg Park Final Restoration Project, Phases 3 and 4.