2017 News Archive

2017

Ferguson Township's Top Stories of 2017

ADMINISTRATION


Thanks for joining us for Coffee & Conversation October 14

A message from Dave Pribulka, Ferguson Township Manager

C-NET's Around the County: An Interview with Dave Pribulka

32 years of progress celebrated at reception for retired Manager Mark Kunkle

BOARD OF SUPERVISORS

Your ideas wanted: Ferguson Township's new Zoning Update Idea Board

Supervisors adopt 2018 Operating Budget, Fee Schedule, Taxes and Assessments, Snow Removal Map

Community volunteers sought to serve on new Parks and Recreation Committee

Ferguson Township hears presentation in the impact of land use change on the watershed


Township names five community volunteers to Climate Action Ad Hoc Board

Deadline to apply for ABC vacancies extended to Friday, November 10

Board adopts 2018 - 2022 Capital Improvement Program (CIP) 

Ferguson Township recognizes right of individuals to live with dignity regardless of immigration status

Supervisors adopt Climate Change Agreement

FINANCE

Supervisors hosted 2-part Budget Work Sessions November 15 - 16

Ferguson Township earns GFOA's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award


POLICE

Winter preparedness for your vehicles

Police arrest two on burglary and other charges

Event kicked off Click it or Ticket Seat Belt Mobilization

Police promote corporal and officer

Police investigating theft of truck from car dealership

Police make arrest in August 22 bank robbery and bomb threats

Police investigate reported sexual assault

Officers administer Naloxone in medical emergency

Vandalism at Tudek Park: Police investigating source of racial slur graffiti on a memorial park bench

Police are seeing an increase in school bus violations

Honored on the 16th anniversary of 9/11, FTPD thanks community

Ferguson Township names new Chief of Police, Chris Albright

Retired Chief of Police Diane Conrad honored at reception

FTPD achieves official accreditation

FTPD welcomes new officer

Being a good neighbor calls for controlling and cleaning up after your dog

PLANNING & ZONING

Around the County: An Interview with Raymond Stolinas, Director of Planning & Zoning

Guidelines for proper curbside removal of furniture

Your guide to placing signs in the Township

October was National Community Planning Month in Ferguson Township

A new official map of Ferguson Township

FAQ: New Signs and Billboard Ordinance

PUBLIC WORKS

Update: East Park Hills Avenue Traffic Calming Plan

Leaf collection safety: Please ensure that children are not playing by the roadway

PennDOT to host public plans display on improvements to 26/45 intersection

Leaf collections will continue six days a week until winter operations begin

Stormwater Advisory Committee held 2nd meeting on November 1

Ferguson Township Stormwater Advisory Committee met September 27

Projects completed at Tudek Dog Park

Fall Brush and Leaf Collection Schedule and Guidelines

Please keep brush and leaves in front of your property


Current Projects

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TREES

Tree pruning underway through December

Tree Commission announces 2018 meeting schedule

Tree pruning underway through December

Ferguson Township is a Tree City USA

Township completes its 2017 - 2022 Tree Plan


How to properly mulch your trees

The Township's urban forest is beautiful and beneficial

Blue Course Drive is greener

Two confirmed cases of oak wilt this year; residents can help Township stem its spread

TRASH AND RECYCLING COLLECTION

Holiday Trash Collection: Advanced Disposal Schedule Changes and Alerts

Comprehensive Guide to Recycling in the Centre Region


REGIONAL NEWS

Centre Region Alerting and Notification Plan to be tested

LIVING IN THE TOWNSHIP

Projects completed at Tudek Dog Park

State College magazine readers name Tom Tudek Memorial Park "Best Park" for 2017

Neighbors encouraged to work together to maintain private alleys and allow through traffic

Centre Region's requirements for landlords and tenants

COMMUNITY

Photo Gallery: Wings in the Park at Snetsinger Butterfly Garden, Tudek Park, July 22

Photos: State College wins first VFW Teener League state championship


State legislators joined Ferguson Township for Coffee & Conversation, July 21

July Evening at Suburban Park

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