PSATS submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on the Conowingo Watershed Implementation Plan to address the sediment discharges to the Chesapeake Bay from the Conowingo Dam. The letter asked for the EPA to support the creation of […]
Gov. Tom Wolf has announced the members of the Pennsylvania State Law Enforcement Citizen Advisory Commission and the appointment of Sha S. Brown to serve as the Deputy State Inspector General for Law Enforcement Oversight and chair of the commission. […]
Gov. Tom Wolf has announced the investment of $178 million in grants and loans for 14 drinking water, wastewater, and stormwater projects across 11 counties through the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority. Click here to view the awards.
Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine has been nominated to serve as Assistant Secretary of Health at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Gov. Tom Wolf offered congratulations expects to announce Dr. Levine’s replacement later this week.
State Secretary of Conservation and Natural Resources Cindy Adams Dunn has announced that applications are now being accepted for recreation and conservation projects in communities across Pennsylvania. Applications are due April 14. Local governments and recreation and conservation organizations may […]
The state Department of Transportation recently announced that it has updated its Publication 213, Temporary Traffic Control Guidelines, which establishes the standards for temporary traffic control (work zones) on all public roads in Pennsylvania. The new updates take effect March […]
Beginning October 1, 2021, Pennsylvanians will need a REAL ID-compliant driver’s license, photo ID card, or another form of federally acceptable identification (such as a valid passport or military ID) to board a domestic commercial flight or enter a federal building or military installation […]
The state Department of Transportation has developed draft Policy and Procedures for PDD Operations. PDDs are personal delivery devices, or autonomous robots, that are designed to deliver packages to consumers in Pennsylvania. Act 106 of 2020 authorizes the use of these devices on sidewalks and in pedestrian areas and along […]
Based on member demand and in response to delayed postal deliveries, the entire 2021 PSATS member calendar is now available on psats.org. Go to “Newsroom” and select “2021 PSATS Calendar” or click here. Hopefully, your hard copy of the calendar […]
We continue to get inquiries from townships asking about the 2021 PSATS calendar and whether we produced one for every township again in 2021. Indeed, the answer is YES, and we mailed the 2021 calendar on December 23. However, due to post office staffing issues, high mail volume, and the holidays, the U.S. Post Office hasn’t […]