School District will fund construction of sidewalks, bike path
Upper Hanover Township's board of supervisors voted April 20 to ratify a stipulation agreement with the Upper Perkiomen School District related to the proposed construction of a new middle school on Montgomery Avenue.
By a 3-1 vote, the supervisors approved an 11-page document that settles a conditional use appeal by the district against the township and requires the district to install sidewalks on both sides of Montgomery Avenue.
Alexis McGloin, the district superintendent, called the agreement the proper solution for the district, township and students. She said it will allow a safe pedestrian path for students walking to and from the new school.
Upper Hanover Supervisor Steven R. Rothenberger cast the ...
Route 663 bridge over West Branch to close May 8
Daytime and nighttime lane restrictions are in place this week on several state highways as part of a $5.4 million project to repair and resurface 24 miles of state highway in Montgomery County, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) announced.
From Monday, April 24, through Friday, April 28, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., lane restrictions are occurring on Route 29 (Main Street) between W. Sixth Street and W. Second Street in East Greenville, Pennsburg and Red Hill boroughs, for paving.
All traffic is being controlled by flagging. Motorists are advised to allow extra time when traveling through these work zones because slowdowns will occur. The contractor's schedule is dependent on the weather.
Route 663 (Layfield Road) between Hill Road and Route 29 (Main Street) in New Hanover and Upper Hanover townships and Pennsburg Borough is ...