County News

County News
  1. McCormick Farm

    Cumberland Valley withdraws bid to build school on protected farmland

    June 28, 2018 - Cumberland Valley School District is ending its quest to acquire farm property protected by a conservation easement, in the wake of a new state law that requires prior court approval for such a move. Read on...
  2. Wolf Bridge

    Wolf Bridge replacement project update

    June 27, 2018 - Wolf Bridge, which carries Wolf Bridge Road over the Conodoguinet Creek in Middlesex Township, was closed in 2013 after significant deterioration was found in the bridge’s support system. Read on...
  3. McCormick Farm Map

    Eminent domain bill becomes law

    June 25, 2018 - Eminent domain bill becomes law as Cumberland County sends rebuke to CV over attorney's McCormick Farm statements. Read on...
  4. McCormick Farm

    Legislation, if passed, would make it more difficult for preserved land to be seized

    June 21, 2018 - A piece of preserved farmland in Cumberland County is in the spotlight once again; Legislation recently passed through the Pennsylvania House - a bill, if signed into law, that would make it more difficult for the land to be seized. Read on...
  5. Elder Abuse Day Proclamation

    Commissioners proclaim Elder Abuse Awareness Day

    June 20, 2018 - The Cumberland County Board of Commissioners reaffirmed their commitment to ending elder abuse by proclaiming June 15 Elder Abuse Awareness Day in Cumberland County. Read on...
  6. Cumberland County Landfill

    Cumberland County landfill seeking tonnage increase

    June 19, 2018 - As a private enterprise, the landfill has no official connection to Cumberland County, but it is part of the county’s waste management plan, which the state requires every county government to submit. Read on...
  7. Mosquito Spraying

    Cumberland County begins mosquito spraying

    June 4, 2018 - "This is the earliest that we've treated for adult mosquitoes. Normally, our adult program doesn't kick in until the end of June, beginning of July," Bitner said. Read on...
  8. I-81 Picture

    The time is now for action on I-81 improvements

    May 30, 2018 - There is no denying that ever-increasing traffic volume, combined with rising congestion, has resulted in more traffic jams, more accidents, and more and more traffic injuries and deaths. Read on...
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