County takes action on block grant projects

Locally elected and appointed officials voted on the following matters in the past week:


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The Lycoming County commissioners approved the county’s Community Development Block Grant project finalization. Recommended projects are: Mifflin Township Park improvements: $50,000; DuBoistown sanitary sewer lateral repair grant program: $106,776; STEP Inc. Homes in Need program: $50,000.

School District

The Williamsport Area School Board voted 9-0 to issue a “notice to proceed” with a $9,081,449 project to revamp the heating and cooling systems at Stevens Elementary and Curtin Middle schools. Voting in favor were Lori Baer, Jerene Milliken, David Stone Jr., Karen Confer, Brette Confair, Jane Penman, Jay Shultz, Dale Vollman and Thomas Zimmerman.