In the April 2018 Township News...


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Bringing Brownfields Back to Life 

Townships are discovering that brownfields are more than just eyesores.These rundown properties are often hidden gems that can spur economic development in the community and beyond.

Putting Stormwater Best Practices to Work

Lancaster County townships are using a number of best management practices to reduce pollutants and sediment in runoff and meet the requirements for the next state stormwater permit. Click here for this months free article.

Helping Homeowners Manage Stormwater

Learn about the educational tools available from the Penn State Extension to help homeowners understand and do their part to control stormwater in their community.

Meet the Nominees for PSATS Office

Get to know the individuals that delegates will be voting into office at PSATS’ upcoming Annual Educational Conference.

Testimony on Pension Reform

PSATS suggests changes to the latest legislative proposal to rein in runaway pension costs for local police.

Measuring the Worth of Natural Resources

A new model for evaluating the services that natural systems provide can help townships plan better, prioritize conservation, and save taxpayer dollars.

Honoring Outstanding Communicators

PSATS recognizes the winners of its 50th Annual Township Citizen Communication Contest.


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