LV Beer Week Needs Better Public Transit

Good points from The El Vee: All over the Lehigh Valley, with transportation: Let’s face it, LANTA and taxis in the Lehigh Valley kind of blow. It’s a bitch trying to get from city to city, or even across town without a car. Taking a LANTA bus from Brew Works in Allentown to say, Pearly [...]

Allentown Zoners: Corner Grocery “Too Intense” for NIZ

Could this be the stupidest decision of the year? Authority executive director Scott Unger said a special use application from Pioneer Building developer Krishna Dev was given a thumbs down by the Zoning Hearing Board on Dec. 10. Unger said the zoners found the developer’s request to have the building’s first floor as a corner [...]

Why PA Needs a Shared Service Bill

The difficulty that Nazareth is having trying to contract for police services from neighboring townships is a good example of why PA needs a shared service bill like the one that recently passed the New Jersey Senate. Even municipalities who want to share services face unnecessary political difficulty getting their neighboring municipalities to agree. Nazareth [...]