Catasauqua Press

Monday, September 24, 2018

Council denies extension request

Wednesday, September 19, 2018 by HANNA O’REILLY in Local News

N. Catty residents lodge complaints about condition of Second St. property

At the Sept. 17 meeting of North Catasauqua Borough Council, Hyoungjoon Park appeared with his lawyer, Alexander Ward, regarding an email he received about the condition of his property at 1020 and 1022 Second St.

Park’s property had been undergoing construction work for months. The progress seemed to have hit a standstill as of July 20. Neighbors filed complaints, and the borough is concerned the project will not be completed before the winter season hits.

N. Catty council discusses abandoned vehicles issue

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 by HANNA O’REILLY in Local News

Officials asked to consider possibility of new ordinance to allow towing

North Catasauqua Borough Council discussed the issue of abandoned vehicles on roadways at its meeting Sept. 4.

Council members agreed these vehicles are taking up parking spaces on borough streets.

Councilman Joseph T. Keglovits suggested borough officials consider the possibility of an ordinance that would allow cars to be towed after a determined amount of time.

During a discussion regarding another roadway issue, Councilman Billy Duch recommended repainting lines indicating stop signs that have faded due to street paving.