PennDOT contractors expect to perform bridge reconstruction work Monday through Friday (July 27-31) on a portion of Troutman Road in Upper Pottsgrove. Expect lane closures and possible delays.
The half of Poplar Street that lies within Upper Pottsgrove Township has cracks here, small craters there, and a bump or two. They will be smoothed over and the street repaved, commissioners agreed.
A picnic pavilion in Upper Pottsgrove's Sunset Park has never received much use, and has been been a target for vandals. The township Open Space and Recreation Committee has suggested moving it.
A sharp-eyed and diligent driver saw something that raised his curiosity Sunday, lying in the road of the 1800 block of Farmington Avenue. It was a handgun. He promptly flagged down police.
The Pottsgrove Middle School chorus stepped up to its microphones this year under first-year director and music teacher Alyson Trout. Selections for its 2019-2020 chorus award winners have been announced.
Do students have fun playing in a school band? Sure they do. And do they learn while they're at it? Yes, and it's apparently much more than music. Pottsgrove Middle School offered proof Wednesday.
The vegetables now growing in the organic garden at Althouse Arboretum are mere inches, and sometimes less, apart in their furrows, but the people who planted them kept a 6-foot distance from each other.
Although months away yet, the township manager has begun work on a 2021 budget draft and doesn't like what she sees. Revenues this year are down, and may go lower. The possibility of another deficit looms.