Harborcreek supervisors adopted a resolution seeking an immediate reopening of Erie County. The resolution states: Erie County residents currently have a .0004% chance of contracting the Covid 19 virus, including a .024% mortality rate for those that have contracted the virus and a .000007 mortality rate for all of Erie County Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf […]
The ballots are up for the June 2nd primary election. There is a new voting system in place which uses paper ballots and a scanner to record your vote. Please visit the voter information page for full details and the specific ballot for your voting location.
An ambitious plan to revitalize downtown North East, the “Sustain North East Initiative,” was revealed Thursday combining the efforts of North East Borough, the North East Chamber of Commerce and Downtown North East, Inc. along with Mercyhurst University and other individuals and groups. The plan is seeking funds for a wide range of projects such […]
If you have been to the North East Township website in the last couple of weeks, you’ve noticed it’s not what you’re used to seeing, it simply displays a basic home page. The site experienced some technical issues which required taking it offline. It will return soon, but they want you to know you can […]
ConnectGen is proposing a 270 megawatt solar project in South Ripley, New York over an area of approximately 2000 acres. The western edge of the project abuts North East Township just about centered where Kerr road crosses the state line. The proposed facility will be an array of photovoltaic panels along with 20 MW (80MWh) […]
The 2019 general election is over and the unofficial results for county wide races voted on by North East and Greenfield Township residents specific to our area are listed below. In most races, the candidates were unopposed or equal in number to the positions being voted for and are not included here. The vote on […]
A quick glance at the ballots for the upcoming election on November 5th, reveals a question at the end about a proposed constitutional amendment for crime victim rights. Introduced as PA House Bill 276 and commonly referred to as Marsy’s Law, it’s a nationwide effort to specifically add a series of victim’s rights to the […]
In order to help get the word out about township meetings and to make sure our readers know what’s up for discussion, we’ll be publishing the schedule of upcoming meetings for both the township supervisors and the planning commission as well as their agendas. You’ll be able to find them over in the sidebar, or […]