Schwenksville's transformation of its former fire house into a new borough hall, and Ursinus College's similar reuse of an existing building for a new student center, both won prizes from Montgomery County.
Once the political effort is finished, Montgomery County hopes the recycling effort will begin. It's set up local drop-off points to ensure plastic signs and metal stands are properly recycled.
Montgomery County, in updating a 5-year plan, is asking the public to take a short survey on hazard mitigation. A recent hazard may immediately come to mind. The plan is important to obtain future federal and state funding whenever disaster strikes.
Four "hot topics" that seem to pop up lately in discussions of land use within Montgomery County municipalities will be discussed in a June 30 online webinar hosted by the county Planning Commission.
Of $2.5 million in grants announced Friday, more 30% of the money is headed for Pottstown, Limerick, Royersford, Upper Providence, Skippack, Upper Salford, Lower Salford, East Greenville, and Green Lane.
With video. What's great, or not, about Swamp Pike and five other historic turnpikes that serve residents and businesses across Montgomery County? Your opinion is wanted online through March 18.
Three-year service agreements were authorized Thursday between Montgomery County and three regional planning agencies that collectively represent eight boroughs and 11 townships.
Reuse and historic preservation of the Lederach General Store in Lower Salford, and the expansion of the Schwenkfelder Library in Pennsburg, both recently won best-of-design awards from Montgomery County.