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Reading receives $500k investment from Shapiro Administration

Listen to this article Highlighting the Importance of strengthening Pennsylvania’s downtowns with proposed Main Street Matters program, the Shapiro Administration announced it is investing $500,000 in Reading.  The refurbished Trexler Mansion building, vacant for 40 years, will be used for Alvernia University’s CollegeTowne initiative, creating new meeting space for downtown job fairs. Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Secretary Rick …

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Kane County board votes against using COVID-19 money for new health building – Shaw Local

The Kane County Board on Wednesday, March 17 effectively squelched a proposal to build a new headquarters and programming facility for the health department by deciding not to spend federal COVID-19 relief money on it. The board voted 20-1, with one abstention and two members absent, to not spend $6.5 million to start site and building planning. County officials estimate …

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