|Jim Broughal's game face|
The Township plans to use this found money to finance repairs and maintenance of their sewer system.
Commissioners authorized the execution of a commitment letter, but must take another vote on a borrowing ordinance at their next meeting. "You're really not going to pull the trigger until the [August 17] meeting," advised Solicitor Jim Broughal.
In other business, two projects in Lehigh Valley Industrial Park VI, located between William Penn Highway and Freemansburg Avenue, received a green light.
Coordinated Health Care is building a 3-story, 49,100-square-foot medical offices building on Emrick Boulevard, immediately south of the Outback Steakhouse. It will include 42 exam rooms and medical offices, with a 214-space parking lot. Construction is expected to start in September.
Luxury Lane, an Easton outerwear distributor, is building a 1-story, 43,200 sq ft warehouse, close to the municipal park. Developer Jim Gentile expects that the $2 million facility, which will employ about 20 people, should be finished by March.