Collegeville and Trappe firefighters were good for their word Saturday. They spent hours early in the morning battling a two-alarm house fire, then still made promised Santa runs later during the day.
A pick-up truck hit a tree during the height of Saturday's afternoon snowfall in Trappe. Firefighters from Trappe and Collegeville, and other units were among the responders.
An underground pipeline that currently carries oil beneath the feet of residents near Trappe will be converted to deliver natural gas under a new deal between two energy companies.
Night-time milling and paving operations on Route 113 across portions of Perkiomen and Trappe starts Monday, and is expected to be completed in mid-October. Anticipate delays.
If you're in the area, take advantage this weekend of Memorial Day parades and special ceremonies scheduled in Collegeville, Lansdale, Royersford, Pottstown, and Boyertown.
Two different lengths of Route 113, passing though portions of Trappe, Perkiomen, and Lower Salford are scheduled to be repaved as part of a project that begins next Monday and is expected to end by late October.