The Friendly Ghosts

My spotters tell me that once and future candidate for Township Supervisor, Bill Kasper and his wife, Lori, have been in attendance at four of the five Upper Providence Township Supervisors Meetings this year.  Not that you’d know, because, like ghosts, they have been both silent and invisible to the cameras at these meetings. Given …

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Fire Funding in Upper Providence

The following slides were presented at a Spring 2017 Upper Providence Board of Supervisors public meeting.  The proposed funding formula was passed at a May 2017 meeting. As one can see from the slides below, the previous (2016) formula was heavily weighted towards the Black Rock Volunteer Fire Company.  The new funding formula re-allocates the …

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An Hacktastic Plan

Upper Providence, say hello to your new Planning Commission member, and while you’re at it, welcome her to the neighborhood! Meet Sarah Glenn.  Or, if you are from Skippack, merely re-acquaint yourself.  You may remember Sarah Glenn as a candidate for Skippack Township Supervisor last year, a position she decided to pursue after moving back …

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UPT Board Meeting Notes 2/5/18 Episode 1: American Grandstand

After I read the article about the February 5 Upper Providence Board of Supervisors Meeting in the Times Herald, I knew I had to watch the video.  There hasn't been a regular news reporter at an Upper Providence Board meeting in well over two years, so I knew immediately that he was summoned by one …

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