Thanks to donations this week by Exelon Nuclear employees in Limerick, 100 children attending the YWCA Tri-County Area Early Education Center in Pottstown enjoyed a happy, and basket-filled, Easter holiday.
The two western Montgomery County boroughs are among 19 municipalities named Wednesday to share $150,000 in PECO Energy funding for a variety of open space and sustainability projects.
Pothole-filling will occur next week on portions of U.S. Route 422 across Limerick and Upper Providence townships, and Route 63 in Upper Salford Township. Expect those crews to move slowly.
A combined total of more than $32 million in federal funding under the American Rescue Plan is headed to Pottstown, Pottsgrove, Spring-Ford Area, Perkiomen Valley, Boyertown Area, Upper Perkiomen, Owen J. Roberts, and Phoenixville schools.
A Spring City man who allegedly assaulted a borough resident and stole a car, and then allegedly traveled to Lancaster to threaten two people there, was arrested Tuesday after a high-speed chase.
Construction activity continues next Monday through Friday on U.S. Route 422 between its Limerick and Sanatoga interchanges. Expect backups daily, generally between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., PennDOT said.
Drivers in the area of West Ridge Pike and Township Line Road may encounter lane restrictions this week and next as Limerick Township public works crews install two additional bus shelters there.
Portions of five state highways in Collegeville, Upper Salford, Royersford, and Limerick will be addressed next week by PennDOT to solve weather-related pothole problems. Beware: they'll move slowly.