The Montgomery County Commissioners, on the advice of the Montgomery County Department of Public Safety, have declared a Code Red Hot Weather Health Warning for Montgomery County based on a review of forecasts from the National Weather Service.
The Code Red has been issued for Montgomery County from 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 20 through 6 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017. A Code Red Hot Weather Health Warning is issued in anticipation of an oppressively hot air mass with a heat index of 100ºF or greater.
Such conditions have been associated with excess mortality, and ...
Cost to convert clubhouse to East Greenville police headquarters exceed projections
Bids to convert the Colonial Village Clubhouse into a headquarters for the East Greenville Borough Police Department were opened last week prior to the July 9 borough council meeting. However, council officials declined to announce the bid totals.
According to President Tracey Hunsinger, the bids were kept private so the borough engineer could review the documents. After the public meeting, Hunsinger said that decision had nothing to do with the bid amounts. She told the public that the bid could be awarded during the July 25 public meeting.
However, the construction bids far exceeded the $75,000 cost budgeted by Mayor Ryan Sloyer and published on the East Greenville website. A bid tabulation form obtained by the Town and Country shows that three separate bids to complete the general contracting work ranged from ...