Tag Archives: York County

What will the Longstown intersection look like? Check out PennDOT’s plans

Recently, I received an email from a reader saying he was looking for the plans for the Longstown intersection but could not find them. He wrote that “there has been a lot of speculation about how the roads are going … Continue reading

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College Avenue bridge closes for repairs

The College Avenue bridge in York is closed for about a week for repairs, an official said. #ydrnews http://t.co/pSHdYb9YK0 — Teresa Boeckel (@teresaboeckel) October 1, 2014 The College Avenue bridge over the Codorus Creek in York closed today for repairs. … Continue reading

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The list of bridges in York and Adams counties to have new or lowered weight restrictions

Ten bridges in York County and nine spans in Adams County will have new or lowered weight restrictions, the state Department of Transportation announced recently. The restrictions will help to slow the rate of deterioration and ensure the safety of … Continue reading

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York County’s Hometown Heroes provides discounts to about 900 veterans

More than 900 York County veterans have received identification cards as part of the Hometown Heroes discount program, York County Recorder of Deeds Randi Reisinger announced in a news release Wednesday. The “Hometown Heroes” program allows York County veterans to … Continue reading

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Should PennDOT release the potential list of bridge and road projects that could be funded?

Trying to track down which bridge and road projects in York County could be funded through state transportation proposals has been anything but easy. That’s because, as the Associated Press reported today, the information is only available to legislators through … Continue reading

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At least three projects in York County could be funded if Senate Bill 1 passes as proposed

At least three projects in York County are on the list of potential projects that could be funded if additional money if Senate Bill 1 gets ultimate approval. The bill was recently passed by the state Senate and now the … Continue reading

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When it comes to the cost: Big company or small shops?

The following conversation has come up numerous times in the past few weeks between my fiance and I. There’s a product we want to buy and we shop around for the best price. Inevitably, the bigger company has a better … Continue reading

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What will record bee die-offs mean for York County farmers?

Across the U.S., beekeepers are opening their hives to find dead and missing bees — again.  And in even greater numbers than before. Scientists have reported the highest number of bee die-offs ever this winter, surpassing 2006 when the new … Continue reading

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Route 30 bridge work to resume, traffic to be reduced to single lane eastbound

A reader recently asked when work on the Route 30 bridge over the Susquehanna River will be finished. It will be this spring, said Mike Crochunis, a spokesman for the state Department of Transportation. More work was added to the … Continue reading

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Are roving DUI patrols planned in York County for Super Bowl weekend?

It’s Super Bowl weekend, and that means party time for some people. But if you’re planning to imbibe, you need to make plans to get home safely. Police in Lancaster County will be conducting roving DUI patrols this weekend, according … Continue reading

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