Monthly Archives: September 2013

City Council to vote Tuesday on Gamewell fire box debate

When council members arrive at City Hall on Tuesday night, they’ll face a looming vote on what has become a thorny issue for city residents and business owners. Council will decide whether to remove the requirement for commercial businesses to … Continue reading

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Codorus Homes, York’s first public housing units, to close by Oct. 1

A loan air conditioner sits in a window overlooking South Penn Street. Neighboring panes in the units of Codorus Homes, York’s first public housing units, are hidden from view by plywood — boarded up because there is no one left … Continue reading

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City council to discuss pensions, booting and other hot issues at tonight’s meeting

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Hot topics appear on City Council committee agenda

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Human Relations Commission and HARB resolutions on the budget for York City Council

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Crispus Attucks hires transition coordinator

A $1.1 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor would help the Crispus Attucks YouthBuild charter school continue to operate in the black, Jacquie Martino-Miller, CEO of the school, said in July. But even more than operating in the … Continue reading

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Check out The Parliament’s project on Kickstarter

Earlier this month, I connected with New Freedom game designer R. Todd Broadwater when browsing Kickstarter, an online funding platform, for local projects. Broadwater was trying to raise money to launch a horror card game he called Zero Hour. He … Continue reading

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Quarry expansion project does not appear on Planning Commission agenda

The city Planning Commission met briefly Monday night and without hearing a curative amendment request from York Building Products regarding a proposed quarry expansion project at Roosevelt Avenue. The commission was scheduled to hear the request, according to last month’s … Continue reading

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