Western Bradford News Digest


Canton Twp. OK's emergency management change

A change has taken place in the emergency management staff in Canton Township.

During the township supervisors' regular monthly meeting this week, Canton Township Emergency Management Coordinator J. Scott May stepped down from the lead position to an assistant position for emergency management in the township. Ray Miller will assume the lead position formerly held by May. Both attended the meeting with May introducing Miller to the supervisors. Supervisors have approved the change.

May became fire chief of the Canton Volunteer Fire Department recently, which was the reason for turning the township position over to Miller. May acknowledged Miller's amount of training in citing his qualifications for the job.

Sylvania looks to hire secretary-treasurer

Sylvania Borough is looking to hire a new secretary-treasurer following the resignation of Julia Warner, who formerly held the position.

Warner left the position in January.

Council is looking to hire someone with good computer, people and organizational skills. The part-time position is eight to 10 hours a week.

For more information, call the borough hall and leave a message at (570) 297-4358. The borough can also be contacted by email at sylvanpa@prolog.net.

In addition, council also recently welcomed a new council member, Tanya Seymour.

Armenia Twp. proposes building update

Armenia Township supervisors are considering updates to the township building, located on Fallbrook Road.

Supervisors are looking at adding sewage service and a first aid/wash station, among other items, to the current building.

The plans were recently received from the architect, and will be reviewed at the next township meeting at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 11.