PennDOT announces I-80 long term lane closures for concrete repairs in Jefferson County

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) is announcing upcoming lane closures as part of the resurfacing project on I-80 in Jefferson County. On October 3, crews will be setting lane closures for concrete repairs between mile markers 97 and 88 on I-80 Westbound.  This extends from the I-80 westbound Rest Area at mile marker 88…

Jeff Tech receives accreditation for 10 adult training programs

The Jeff Tech Operating Committee received some good news at its September 26 regular meeting. At the beginning of the director’s report, Dr. Barry Fillman deferred to Megan Bundy, the school’s Adult Education Coordinator, who announced that Jeff Tech had received accreditation for 10 of its adult learning programs. Bundy said members of the Pennsylvania…

Garbage contract causes controversy at Reynoldsville Borough Council

At its first meeting in January of this year, the Reynoldsville Borough Council rejected a rate increase request from Waste Management after some weeks of confusion when the increase showed up on garbage bills without the required council approval. At subsequent meetings, the council decided to investigate other possibilities for trash pickup in the borough….