The state representative whose district covers Pottstown, Lower Pottsgrove, and Limerick wondered if funds to be "dedicated" to U.S. Route 422 wouldn't some day find their way to other projects.
Proponents of a plan to establish electronic tolls on U.S. Route 422, through Limerick, Lower Pottsgrove and Pottstown, appeared to make headway Monday with a 42-member state commission.
"De-identified" results from medical tests conducted at Quest Diagnostic facilities across the country, including those in and surrounding Pottstown, have led to a new study's conclusions about allergies.
The Pottstown area developer, who already operates two housing communities for older adults in Lower Pottsgrove, is working to build another 14 miles north in Pennsburg.
Yet another local news outlet, this one also available only online, has begun reporting on Pottstown and Pottsgrove school district business, and that of several municipal governments.
Pottstown wants to attract more business to its tax base. So does neighboring Lower Pottsgrove Township, and other municipalities. A new study could determine how, if at all, every entity can win.
A special commission appointed by Gov. Corbett to explore transportation funding options reportedly will see a presentation June 6 that promotes tolling on U.S. Route 422 as a model to be used statewide.
Nine blood drives are scheduled during the next 13 days in five communities, including Pottstown, Douglassville, and Gilbertsville.