The number of individuals involved in drug-related offenses or driving under the influence were tied on the list of criminal violations in Lower Pottsgrove during December, the police chief reported.
A rating company that advises investors on the credit-worthiness of local governments this month gave Lower Pottsgrove high marks. Its approval focuses on a township bond issued to finance its still unbuilt municipal campus.
State-owned East High Street is expected to be repaved during 2023 from North Pleasant View Road in Sanatoga along most, but not all, of its length to the Berks County line, Lower Pottsgrove commissioners learned Thursday.
As part of its 21 minutes of municipal business Thursday at Sunnybrook Ballroom, the Lower Pottsgrove Board of Commissioners reappointed three volunteers to expiring terms on township municipal boards.
Lower Pottsgrove commissioners met Thursday night at The Sunnybrook Ballroom because the Buchert Road municipal building conference room could not be occupied. It and other areas were being repaired.
The estimated cost of building a Lower Pottsgrove municipal campus on East High Street has soared out of reach. The township’s problems with overcrowding remain. Its Infrastructure Committee hopes to hit the “reset button.”
With the conference room at the Lower Pottsgrove municipal building on Buchert Road receiving minor repairs, the township Board of Commissioners has moved its Thursday night meeting to Sunnybrook Ballroom.
Five alleged offenses prompted Lower Pottsgrove police to visit Pottsgrove school buildings during December. The remainder were for foot patrols, service calls, and assistance, police Chief Rick Bell said.