Category «West Pennsboro Township»

How you need to vote

If you thought I was going to tell you who to vote for you were wrong.  I am going to help you get informed and vote as an educated voter.  If you read my previous posts you know I am heavily focused on local politics, specifically West Pennsboro Township in western Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.  This …

Candy Factory Re-Zoning (satire)

The Candy People are expected to submit a re-zoning request similar to the following to the West Pennsboro Township Supervisors. The Candy People respectfully request that the West Pennsboro Township Supervisors immediately rezone as much land as possible to facilitate the construction of numerous candy factories.  The factories will supply the township, school district and county with tax revenue.  The benefits …

Western Cumberland County Warehouse Data – Built, Vacant, and Planned

Prepared by Ed Franco , Citizen’s Group efranco99@comcast.net Method: A comprehensive spreadsheet of warehouses and distribution centers was created using real estate advertisements, tax records, and google earth. In some situations a site visit was used to confirm the construction or occupancy of specific warehouses. Warehouses in the following  western Cumberland County townships were selected: …

87 Percent

87% of the residents of West Pennsboro Township are opposed to warehouses next to residents.  This is an overwhelming majority of the people yet the supervisors still voted to rezone 130 acres. How did I get 87%?  According to the West Pennsboro Township Comprehensive Plan 87% of the residents think restrictions should be placed on …