Category Archives: winter

York trash collection delayed, business panel canceled

York city trash collections for the remainder of the week will be delayed by one day, according to the city’s website. All of Thursday’s collections will take place Friday, and Friday’s collections will be Saturday because of Thursday’s inclement weather, the … Continue reading

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York Mayor Kim Bracey declares snow emergency

If you have been saving your on-street parking space with a trash can, you could be cited by York city officials. And no putting snow from your sidewalk into the street, either. York Mayor Kim Bracey declared a snow emergency as of … Continue reading

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York’s Cherry Lane wrapped in scarves

Random acts of kindness were tied to tree trunks at Cherry Lane in downtown York, but a responsible party was nowhere in sight. Nearly a dozen scarves – some with fringes, others with stripes – were wrapped around trees and posts … Continue reading

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York City Council talks snow cleanup

Carol Hill-Evans said the city has had a lot of successes in dealing with the winter storms, as well as some complaints.

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Need help navigating York’s snow emergency routes?

Take a look at the map showing which streets are on the snow emergency routes and where free parking is.

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Christmas time in York County

A few days ago, the editors asked me to work on a Christmas package pulling together some odd and unique facts about York County. The end result is a set of 12 Christmas “factoids” you’ll find on tomorrow’s front page. … Continue reading

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York officials: No saving parking spaces

Alright guys, move your chairs. In the wake of the snow that coated York County over the weekend, city officials are reminding residents that saving parking spaces is strictly forbidden. We know, we know. It was a lot of work … Continue reading

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Winter street sweeping schedule

Street sweeping has ended for the season in much of York, but the service will continue throughout the winter for several streets. Cars parked in the following areas on street sweeping days will be fined $50. Cars on South Queen … Continue reading

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York busy despite snowy weather

The nearly 6 inches of snow that fell on York didn’t leave much of a mess for city dwellers willing to venture from their homes today. JR’s Fresh Cut French Fries tweeted that Central Market was busy today, despite a … Continue reading

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Winter street sweeping scheduled

Street sweeping has ended for most York residents, but several city streets will be swept through the winter.     Vehicles parked on the following streets between 7:15 and 11:45 a.m. will be ticketed on the indicated days. Cars parked on … Continue reading

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