A Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner's Office representative traveled Tuesday to Limerick to present its township fire department with two certificates for training excellence, and a senator's letter of commendation.
The newest plans for a second phase development on West Lightcap Road for the Sanatoga Springs project, and a cable franchise agreement renewal, are discussion topics Tuesday for Limerick supervisors.
Shovels were filled and dirt ceremoniously thrown in ground-breaking for the new westbound U.S. Route 422 on-ramp at Sanatoga. An equally celebratory completion event is anticipated in November.
On Tuesday - the day after Memorial Day, as predicted - work began at the U.S. Route 422 interchange at Sanatoga to build a new, traffic-easing westbound entrance ramp from Evergreen Road.
Limerick Manager Dan Kerr expects construction of a new ramp from Evergreen Road to U.S. Route 422 West can begin sometime "right after Memorial Day," he told the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday.
PennDOT has revised its original schedule, announced Wednesday, to start work on new ramp construction for U.S. Route 422 at Sanatoga. It will now begin April 22, and extend over three days rather than two.
Limerick supervisors continued a Tuesday hearing to April 6 on a conditional use request for property at 545 N. Lewis Rd. Two board members want to gather added information before making a decision.
The project to create a new on-ramp for U.S. Route 422 West in Sanatoga has been under discussion since 2008. A $1.4 million bid for the work was awarded Tuesday by Limerick Township supervisors.