Alburtis Area 55+ seniors meet noon at Alburtis Rod and Gun Club for a pot luck luncheon (hot dogs provided) plus bingo. Many bus trips are also scheduled. For more information, call 610-966-4996.
The Aug. 8 meeting of the Lower Macungie Township Planning Commission focused on a pair of development projects on Hamilton Boulevard
The first project at 5374 and 5392 Hamilton Blvd. involved discussion about the zoning requirements as well as the parking lot and handicapped spaces. The planning commission also had questions about sight triangles on the property. Concerns also rose regarding the driveway on the property.
The Aug. 9 meeting of Alburtis Borough Council focused primarily on a drainage system installed on a resident’s property. The property in question belonged to Adam Hite and was in the Fields at Lockridge development. Hite had set up a pipe in an easement in the backyard between two storm drains in order to prevent stormwater building up in the back yard.
After observing a moment of silence in remembrance of the victims of the recent unrest in Charlottesville, Va., the East Penn Board of School Directors received sunny news about the district climate survey results at the Aug. 14 meeting.