Category Archives: York County

Folmer: Medical marijuana ‘good for humanity’

Sen. Mike Folmer, R-Lebanon, who will be the state senator for parts of northern York County after redistricting lines take effect later this year, spoke with the York Daily Record’s Editorial Board Tuesday afternoon on why he hopes to see … Continue reading

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Incoming York County Prison inmates will have to pay $25 processing fee

York County Prison board members on Tuesday approved a $25 processing fee for incoming county inmates, according to county spokesman Carl Lindquist. The policy will not apply to federal immigration detainees housed in the facility and other non-York County inmates, … Continue reading

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York County commissioners approve construction project for York County Judicial Center

York County commissioners are moving ahead with a construction project for the fifth floor of the York County Judicial Center. They approved $5.4 million worth of bids for general construction, plumbing, HVAC and electrical work at their Wednesday meeting. The … Continue reading

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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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How York County’s director of assessment plans to spend his retirement

E. John Fedor, York County’s director of assessment and tax claim, is leaving county government in May. His retirement to do list includes the following: travel with his RV, do projects around his home, catch up on trout fishing and get … Continue reading

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Recap: Feb. 26 York County commissioners’ meeting

To recap this morning’s commissioners meeting: — York County’s assessment director, E. John Fedor, plans to retire. — Commissioners approved $100,000 for Steam Into History for rail line improvements, and to resurface trail and roadway crossings. — And they approved … Continue reading

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Lancaster County family wants to create organic chicken farm in Chanceford Township

York County commissioners on Wednesday took action to help a Lancaster County family create an organic chicken farm in Chanceford Township. Commissioners authorized the issuance by the York County Industrial Authority of up to $509,00 of tax-exempt financing to finance … Continue reading

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Videos: York County commissioners honor ‘unsung heroes of winter’

York County commissioners gave Scott Cassel something to pin to his jacket: a cutout of a snowman. Cassel is the director of facilities for York County. He and other workers have been dealing with a lot of snow. “Scott is … Continue reading

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York County commissioners plan to move forward with $27 million 911 radio project

York County commissioners plan to move forward with an estimated $27 million radio system project. Work is scheduled to begin in March. More highlights from the meeting, after the jump:

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Why the National Guard and two military Humvees are in York County

The @PANationalGuard in #YorkPa. Have a Humvee and medical humvee to be used if local EMTS can’t reach patients. pic.twitter.com/efjwFyroxn — York County (@YorkCounty_PA) February 13, 2014   Six members of the Pennsylvania  National Guard were in York County to … Continue reading

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