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Recap: York County commissioners’ meeting coverage

Follow along live with political reported Ed Mahon at the York County commissioners’ meeting.

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York County commissioners put off approving tax incentive for Manchester Township project

Follow along live with political reporter Ed Mahon as he live tweets the county commissioner meeting.

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Recap: Coverage of the Feb. 12 York County commissioners’ meeting

Commissioners are considering millions of dollars worth of energy efficiency projects. Scroll through a recap of this morning’s meeting here:   After the jump, read more about some highlights from the draft agenda:

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York County considering accepting donation of about 90 acres from Glatfelter

York County commissioners are considering accepting a donation of about 90 acres of land in North Codorus Township from Glatfelter.  Bill Yanavitch, a spokesman for the paper manufacturer, said when the property was originally built, water there was used as part … Continue reading

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Union rep says 911 dispatchers have to work too many hours

A union representative for 911 dispatchers said they have to work too many hours. The representative spoke at the York County commissioners’ meeting Wednesday. Tara Wilson, with Council 13 of the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME), … Continue reading

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Poll: Should county commissioners, others have prayer at the start of public meetings?

I wrote about the York County commissioners’ practice of having an invocation at the start of their weekly meetings. Some other counties don’t do any sort of prayer. And the U.S. Supreme Court recently heard a case on the issue. … Continue reading

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York County commissioners consider preserving Lower Windsor Township farmstead

York County commissioners on Wednesday approved a bid award and contract for Bernard Anthony Inc. to perform the demolition of two structures on  Native Lands Park: a barn on Klines Run Road and farmstead. But commissioners are considering preserving the … Continue reading

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York County commissioners agree to delay demolition of farmstead

York County commissioners on Wednesday agreed to delay demolition of property at Native Lands Park for 30 days at the request of Paul Nevin of Hellam Township. Nevin said he’s been restoring historic structures for more than 30 years. He … Continue reading

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York County commissioners introduce new head of information technology

York County commissioners on Wednesday introduced Joseph Sassano as the new head of information technology for the county. Sassano, 45, of Fairview Township, most recently worked at Pennsylvania Employees Benefit Trust Fund. His salary is $106,000 per year, according to information … Continue reading

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What happened at the York County commissioners’ meeting?

The York County commissioners approved a $150,000 settlement agreement. Acting solicitor Donald Reihart said the amount was determined through mediation. In the motion, the people weren’t identified by name. The case was filed in the United States Middle District against … Continue reading

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