Monthly Archives: October 2013

Mayoral candidate Dave Moser: I’m trying to give people a second chance

Mayoral Libertarian candidate Dave Moser has a message for York voters who are fed-up with the last four years: “Unfortunately, I’m your last option.” At an NAACP candidate forum where incumbent Kim Bracey was a no-show, Moser told voters that … Continue reading

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The York sewer dilemma: invest $1 million now or $100 million later?

York Mayor Kim Bracey balked when Andy Jantzer, head of the city’s Wastewater Treatment Plant and sewer department, suggested a $1 million upgrade to sewer infrastructure be added to this year’s city budget. For a city struggling to remain fiscally … Continue reading

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Recap: York City Council discusses booting, mobile street food vendor licenses

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Recap: NAACP, Centro Hispano Jose Hernandez sponsor candidate forum

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Free adult flu vaccines offered to uninsured, underinsured: Get one

This may be one of the most important posts I put up on York City Limits this month. Get your flu vaccines! Whether you’re young, old, pregnant or a healthy young adult in your 20s — like me. The flu … Continue reading

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Could a commuter tax in York help city residents?

The commuter tax — it’s an idea that’s been bandied about by York officials for several years now as a way to ease the strain a declining tax base is putting on the city’s general fund, and while it came … Continue reading

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Bird poop problem at Pullman Apartments discussed at RDA meeting

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Miss this week’s City Council meeting? Find updates here

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York budget season is here: What would a tax increase mean to you?

York opened its budget season with a week of hearings at City Hall last week. Mayor Kim Bracey has been upfront about the city’s money woes and asked all departments to hold costs to 2010 levels. And while many officials … Continue reading

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Harboring of pigeons banned in York City

Don’t bring your pigeons to York. The city doesn’t want them. And if you plan to install a jukebox in your business, know that you’re subject to a yearly tax on your music maker.

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