Wolf Administration Officials Host Cabinet in Your Community Event in Tamaqua


first_imgWolf Administration Officials Host Cabinet in Your Community Event in Tamaqua April 03, 2018 SHARE Email Facebook Twittercenter_img Press Release Tamaqua, PA – Today, Wolf administration cabinet officials were joined by community members for a Cabinet in Your Community event at the Tamaqua Campus of Lehigh Carbon Community College. This series of events gives community members the opportunity to talk with their state government officials and discuss issues important to the region.“The Cabinet in Your Community series has had a tremendous impact on communities across the commonwealth since its inception in November,” said Governor Wolf. “For Pennsylvania to thrive, it is essential that government officials provide a platform for constituents to express the needs of their communities, and I am thrilled that individuals in Tamaqua had that opportunity today.”This event featured Department of Education Secretary Pedro Rivera, Department of Environmental Protection Secretary Patrick McDonnell, Department of Human Services Secretary Teresa Miller, and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency Director Rick Flinn. The department heads provided information on upcoming initiatives and responded to questions from community members.The next Cabinet in Your Community event is currently scheduled for Monday, April 16, at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock. This event will be hosted by the cabinet secretaries of the departments of Aging, Community and Economic Development, Human Services, and Pennsylvania Emergency Management Agency.last_img read more

Expat snaps up Colonial-style gem for top dollar


first_imgThe home at 41 Richmond St, Chelmer.The chef’s kitchen was designed to flow out to a wraparound timber deck and veranda, overlooking a saltwater pool and landscaped yard with an 80-year-old Poinciana tree. Other features include timber floors, Louis Poulsen pendant lighting and VJ walls.“The big thing with this property is that it’s on one level,” Ms Fraser said. “That was appealing.”She said the prestige market in Chelmer had been performing well. The suburb is 7km from the CBD and has a median house price of $1.05 million, CoreLogic data shows. The home at 41 Richmond St, Chelmer.ONE of Chelmer’s most recognisable homes has sold for $2.95 million after attracting multiple offers.The grand, Colonial-style home at 41 Richmond St sold after auction to an expat family.Marketing agent Ann-Karyn Fraser of Place New Farm said two expat families made multiple offers for the property, which received strong interest from overseas buyers during its sale campaign.“It’s such an iconic home in the area,” Ms Fraser said.More from newsDigital inspection tool proves a property boon for REA website3 Apr 2020The Camira homestead where kids roamed free28 May 2019The beautiful, big family home on a huge 1300sq m block had recently been renovated by architect Elizabeth Watson-Brown.last_img read more