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Media Borough’s Financial State, and 3rd Street Dam: No comment

Jan 18

It’s been a while since I’ve posted and so I’ll try and do so more often, but short and concisely. Media¬†Borough Council had our regular legislative meeting last night, which was covered nicely by Media Patch, at least about the one topic of controversy. What was not reported was some of the other important news for Media residents, which...

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Partisan Politics rears its ugly head, again

Aug 26

I don’t generally like to get into blog wars, but when I’m attacked personally, I feel it’s important to respond. Tedman O’Hara, author of the All Things Media, PA blog, has written a post accusing me of lacking transparency and conflict of interest with the 3rd Street Dam and Friends of Glen Providence Park. While I don’t read his blog,...

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Affordable Care Act starting to take effect

Jul 31

Affordable Care Act starting to take effect

It’s rare to see direct effects of things which happen nationally on a local level. As many have debated over and over again, the Affordable Care Act passed by Congress and spearheaded by President Barack Obama has been debated and sliced and diced by a variety of media pundits and touted by Democrats as an achievement and criticized by Republicans as...

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Borough Council passes preventative billboard ordinance

Jul 12

Borough Council passes preventative billboard ordinance

I received an inquiry from a resident regarding the recent ordinances passed by Media Borough Council: I read the Town Talk this morning and it communicated that Media passed two ordinances. If my interpretation of the article is correct we will now allow two things: gas stations to be able to communicate with LEDs and businesses to be able to communicate with LEDs...

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Borough Council Votes 5-2 to move forward with dam replacement

May 17

Borough Council Votes 5-2 to move forward with dam replacement

In the May 17th, 2012 legislative session, Borough Council voted in 5-2 in favor of sending a letter to PennDOT saying we were moving forward with dam replacement. The exact resolution, made by Monika Rehoric, was: I move that the Borough of Media notify the Pennsylvania Dept. of Transportation in writing on May 18, 2012 that the direction of the Third Street...

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Delaware County Times wants YOU! … to blog

Jan 12

Delaware County Times wants YOU! … to blog

Phil Heron from the Delaware County times has been supportive of the local blogging community, and was kind enough to link to this site last year from their Delaware County Blogs section. Tonight, I attended a bloggers meeting where Phil invited local bloggers to discuss their blogs, as well as convening a forum to help get new bloggers on board. The meeting was...

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