The new cars cost 35 thousand, 18 thousand of which was used to equip them with hybrid technology.
Montgomery County Commissioner Josh Shapiro says the visit from Pope Francis transcends religion.
Today, community and government leaders met to discuss the achievements of the county program to fight homelessness, called “Your Way Home Montgomery County.”
Training this week has emergency crews doing a “what-if” for potential disasters along suburban rail lines.
It was a surprise victory, as the 26-year-old ran without the backing of the county’s Republican Party and held small gatherings inside the homes of his supporters.
A group from Montgomery County rode up the Schuylkill River Trail from Norristown to Valley Forge National Historic Park, meeting with a contingent who rode in from Chester County.
It’s on a much smaller scale, but bicycles can now be rented with a smartphone app along two biking trails in Montgomery County.
The chairman of the Montgomery County Commissioners is being tapped by Governor Tom Wolf.
If the name sounds familiar, that’s because she ran last year in the Democratic primary to represent the 13th Congressional District.
As the technology continues to advance, so too are Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, and Berks counties.
On the heels of more than 650 job cuts at its West Point manufacturing and research plant in late 2013 and earlier this year, Merck plans to let go another 600 employees by the end of August.
The county has inked a $2.4 million contract with energy company Constellation.
Proposals had to be submitted by Saturday for those cities in the United States who wanted to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention. Philadelphia’s plan is one of those in the running.
Montgomery County wants to become more business friendly so they are now offering “one stop shopping” to business owners looking to expand or locate in the county.
Montgomery County officials and workers took turns in the hot seat this past week, behind the wheel of a driving simulator, to demonstrate the dangers of texting while driving.