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The Board of Commissioners for Warren County have awarded a grant of $20,000 to the Struthers Library Theatre for their rehabilitation project from the County’s Act 13 Marcellus Shale Legacy Fund. The grant will support the Theatre’s $2.7 million restoration project which, when completed, will install an elevator for handicap access, rework the marquee and facade of the building, refurbish the roof, and expand the sidewalk for outside table access.read more
During their recent public meeting the Warren County Board of Commissioners entered into an agreement with Bollinger Enterprises Inc. (BEi) to provide cleaning services and integrate persons with disabilities into the workforce at county facilities. BEi provides vocational, life, and social opportunities for persons with disabilities with a focus on independence at work, at home and at play.read more
At the Warren County Board of County Commissioners, Commissioner Jeff Eggleston and Planning and Zoning Director, Dan Glotz, unveiled a comprehensive freight study conducted by the Northwest Commission which showcased Warren County’s dominance in the region when it comes to industry exports and freight utilization, including the fact that it is 13th (top 20%) in the state in freight tonnage exported.read more
WARREN, Pennsylvania – Friday, September 22 – Tom Wolf, Governor of Pennsylvania, visited multiple Warren businesses today as a part of a three-day, 14 county trip down Route 6, to study business development and rural economic issues. “As I have traveled the state...read more
The Warren County Commissioners authorized, through resolution, the creation of the Warren County Marketing Taskforce, in an effort to improve tourism and promotion for Warren County. The main goal of the group is to bring a team of top-notch, business and public-sector professionals together to generate recommendations for the County in order to improve tourism promotion, encourage economic development and investment, and workforce recruitment.read more
Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Broadband Initiative WHO is involved? The Northwest Pennsylvania Regional Broadband Committee is comprised of local community leaders from various sectors with a common mission of enhancing and expanding high speed internet access,...read more