Macungie Borough Council met Feb. 19 and announced receiving a written resignation from council member Marvin Moyer, who is leaving council effective immediately due to health reasons. His resignation was unanimously accepted.
Recently, the Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown hosted a “Space Party” in honor of Abigail Zukowski’s birthday, an 11-year-old girl from Emmaus who was fatally struck by a car in 2015 while walking home from school. Abbie would have turned 15 this year.
This was the second annual event that brought out more than 500 attendees from far and wide across state lines.
Vice President of the Council Rosanne Schleicher commended public works for doing a great job in cleaning up after the recent snow storm at the Feb. 4 Macungie Borough Council meeting. “The streets were noticeably clean hours after the storm,” she said. President Chris Becker agreed that a gesture of gratitude for the public works department is in order.