Bucks County Projects Awarded $7.5M In State Grant Funding

BUCKS COUNTY, PA — Several big-ticket projects in Bucks County municipalities have been awarded state grant funding from Pennsylvania.

The $7.5 million in funding comes from the state’s Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP), which supports economic, cultural, civic, recreational and historical improvement projects in the commonwealth.

DEP finds PFAS chemicals in soil near contaminated Rockhill water wells

The Pennsylvania DEP is pushing ahead with an investigation after finding PFAS chemicals in the soil of a Bergey’s Tire property near the East and West Rockhill border. The chemicals have been found in 13 nearby drinking water wells, but DEP has not yet connected the contamination to the company.

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection is pushing ahead with an investigation of chemicals at a Bergey’s Tire & Auto retreading center off Bethlehem Pike in West Rockhill, as it continues to evaluate a potential connection to nearby drinking contamination.

Help Keep Tyler Park Clean To Celebrate Earth Day

NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP, PA — Tyler State Park is a gem of a park, and you can help it stay that way by joining a cleanup event in the park on Monday, April 22.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, April 22, a cleanup event with State Sen. Steve Santarsiero will be held in the park.