MATAMORAS – Delaware Valley Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has opened its new facility in Westfall Township, outside Matamoras, in eastern Pike County. Their first residents arrived the week of January 11.
Late last summer, the Pike County Economic Development Authority’s Tammy Savarese assisted applicants looking to obtain LSA grants. LSA Funds are revenues that come from the Commonwealth’s share of legal wagering and games within the State of Pennsylvania. Three separate applications were submitted by the Pike County Economic Development Authority on behalf of three local not-for-profit organizations. In years past, … Continue reading "Three out of Three LSA Applications Funded"
WESTFALL TWP. – A ceremonial groundbreaking was held Friday, October 9th, for a 93-unit affordable senior citizen housing complex near Matamoras. The $10 million+ project is expected to help meet a critical housing need in Pike County when the facility opens in about a year.
WESTFALL — By Christmas 2016, some 93 Pike County senior citizens may have new, modern housing near Kmart in Westfall Township. Ground was broken for the new housing complex Friday, Oct. 9.“We’re hoping people will be able to move in before next Christmas,” said developer Jonah Mandelbaum. “People are already calling us.” When it’s completed, the complex … Continue reading "Complex A Christmas (2016) Present For Seniors"
TAFTON — Five companies were honored with 2015 Pike County Economic Development Awards at the Economic Development Summit Dinner Wednesday, Sept. 30. The awards, which consisted of plaques from the Economic Development Authority and certificates from Republican U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, were presented in recognition of significant investment and creation of new jobs in the county.
Pike County Economic Development 2015 awards were given to five companies, Wednesday night. From left: Justin Moon, CEO, Kahr Arms; Theresa H. Butler, CEO, Middletown Community Health Center; Garry Merritt (co-owner), All Fresh Farms and Paul Wiebel and his sons Robert and PJ (CEO), of Econo-Pak Packaging. Management from LP Cylinder Service, Inc., was unable … Continue reading "Pike’s economic progress hailed"
MILFORD -Trumpeting significant progress in the economic front, Pike County officials are planning a dinner to celebrate and help chart strategies they move forward, seeking to overcome remaining hurdles.