Luzerne County Council

January 03, 2018 - 9:12 am
A new leader was selected for Luzerne County Council. Tim McGinley received the nod during the reorganizational meeting Tuesday night. He had served as chair from August 2012 to January 2014. Also new council members, Chris Perry, Sheila Saidman and Matthew Vough were sworn in with re elected...
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December 26, 2017 - 7:35 am
Luzerne County Council meets tonight. On the agenda a vote considering whether 1.5 million dollars should be transferred into the capital projects fund. The money is part of surplus funds left over from some one time revenue windfalls. Even if the 1.5 million is moved over it still leaves 2.1...
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November 27, 2017 - 7:58 am
Luzerne County Council will meet tomorrow. On the agenda what to do with 11.6million dollars. It's money that came from a debt refinancing plan and a settlement of a baseball franchising lawsuit with Lackawanna County. County Manager David Pedri offered suggestions to put it toward the county's...
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October 19, 2017 - 6:45 am
Election day is November 7. The League of Women Voters of Wilkes Barre Area will be hosting a Luzerne County Council forum tonight. It's at 7pm at Wyoming Seminary Buckingham Performing Arts Center in Kingston. Those interested in a set on County council will be discussing key issues. The forum is...
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June 14, 2017 - 6:38 am
Luzerne County Council met last night on the road in Hazleton. During the meeting at the Hazleton ONE Community Center, County Manager David Pedri outlined his proposal for capital projects for the next three years. They include 1.1 million dollars for interior restoration of the Luzerne County...
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