Catasauqua Press

Saturday, July 22, 2017
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School board approves proposed budget

By MARK RECCEK in School

Catasauqua Area School Board unanimously approved the proposed 2017-18 budget at its May 9 meeting.

The proposed final budget estimates general fund expenditures of $29.9 million, while balancing anticipated revenues and expenditures. The...

Press photos by Paul CmilMartha Capwell Fox displays her certificate during Catasauqua’s Arbor Day festivites. The borough planted a Hedge maple tree to honor her contributions to the borough.

Catasauqua celebrates Arbor Day

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

Catasauqua celebrated its 18th year as a Tree City with a celebration April 22.

Robert Bastion, chairman of Catasauqua Shade Tree Commission, opened the ceremonies with an invocation from the Rev. George Spieker. Mayor Barbara Schlegel...

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Council to clarify cell tower ruling

By PAUL CMIL in Local News

Solicitor Jackson Eaton reported to Hanover Township Council at its meeting May 3 that a recent ruling by Pennsylvania courts took cell towers out of the utility category. The township was looking for changes in its zoning laws to restrict cell...