Greencastle Borough News

August Water Authority Meeting

The August GAFCWA meeting will take place on Monday, August 15, 2022, beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Borough Hall. Doors will open at 5:15 p.m.

Please reference the attached draft meeting agenda.

GAFCWA Agenda 8.15.2022

Pennsylvanians Encouraged to Fight the Bite and Protect Themselves from Mosquitoes

West Nile Virus

Franklin County is actively monitoring communities for West Nile Virus and one pool of mosquitoes have tested positive in Chambersburg Borough. This is the first positive pool in Franklin County. Officials say there is a potential for high virus activity during August and September. Additionally, the PADEP released the …

Applications Being Accepted for Borough Council Position

Applications are currently being accepted for the position of Borough Council. Interested persons are required to submit a Public Participation Form. Completed forms can be mailed to the Borough at 60 N. Washington Street, Greencastle, PA 17225 or hand delivered to the Borough office. Deadline for applications is August 15.

Curb/Sidewalk Repair Deadline for 2021 Maintenance Schedule Extended to June 30, 2023

The deadline for the 2021 Maintenance Repair cycle of the Borough's Curb and Sidewalk Program has been extended to June 30, 2023. Residents who recently received a letter from the Borough outlining repairs required to either curbing or sidewalks, now have an additional eight (8) months to meet the required repairs. This extension is the result of limited …

Greencastle Stakeholders Asked to Participate in Tri-County Survey

The Tri-County Council for Western Maryland (TCCWMD) is designated by the US Department of Commerce Economic Development Administration (EDA) as the Economic Development District (EDD) and regional planning organization in Western Maryland. As an EDD, the Council is required to prepare a Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) to serve as the fundamental plan for economic development efforts for …

West Penn Power Conducting Inspections and Maintenance to Help Enhance Service Reliability for Customers Through Summer Season

Company Release - 6/20/2022 9:30 AM ET

"We proactively inspect and maintain our equipment to help ensure our system is prepared for increased electrical demand when temperatures soar," said Scott Wyman, president of FirstEnergy's Pennsylvania operations. "These important steps help to minimize the length and impact of service interruptions should summer storms cause power outages."

West …

Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrols to Begin in June

Beginning on or around June 12, 2022 (weather permitting), First Energy Flight Ops will be conducting Annual Vegetation Management Aerial Patrols. The project is expected to conclude in September 2022.

Vegetation Aerial Patrols will cover all transmission facilities system-wide annually and are intended to identify conditions that may be a threat to the safety and reliability of the …

All Meetings Virtual Option

Due to COVID-19 sensitivities, all public meetings will held both in person and with a virtual option.

To participate via electronic device or cell phone:

  1. Click on the Meeting URL:
  2. Click Join Meeting button located at the top right corner of the page
  3. Enter the Meeting ID: 362 804 179
  4. Enter the Participant Passcode: 3554
  5. Click Enter Meeting button

To participate in the meeting …

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