Projects in Pottstown and Trappe boroughs, and Douglass (Montgomery), Perkiomen, Upper Salford, and West Pottsgrove townships are among 18 awarded funding Monday by Montgomery County commissioners for local improvements.
Montgomery County postponed the kick-off for its seventh annual trail challenge from today (Saturday) to June 4 because of rain. Registration remains open online, though, and participants have until Dec. 4 to complete their trail visits.
Montgomery County expects to receive $161 million from the American Rescue Plan Act to spend on specific projects. County commissioners hope the public can suggest how to best use the cash.
During a meeting Thursday, Montgomery County commissioners approved contracts that include monetary help for bridge emergency repairs or engineering work in Upper Providence and Skippack townships.
Weather bringing a brutal cold front to Montgomery County prompted its commissioners to issue a Code Blue declaration though Tuesday at 9 a.m. Need warm shelter during the period? It's available, free.
Montgomery County health officials warned Friday its first case of the highly transmissible Omicron virus variant has been found. It increased calls for the public to be tested, vaccinated, and boosted.
Montgomery County real estate taxes will rise 8 percent under a 2022 budget and capital projects plan totaling $498.6 million and approved 2-1 Thursday by county commissioners.
With Montgomery County assistance the YWCA Tri-County Area Dignity Kitchen, other non-profit and community partners, and dozens of local volunteers are still feeding more than 400 people 11 weeks after Tropical Storm Ida barreled through the region.