CPBJ - Government http://www.cpbj.com/section/government Government News Government en-us Copyright 2014 Central Penn Business Journal Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:04:17 EST Thu, 23 Oct 2014 04:04:17 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029903&source=RSS Carlisle officials study a tax increment financing plan to help redevelop sites Borough officials are considering new tax plans to raise the money for infrastructure needed to redevelop key industrial sites. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:58:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029903&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029973&source=RSS Dauphin County Land Bank Authority expanding efforts Dauphin County adopted a land bank ordinance in May 2013 with the goal of targeting blighted properties in its smaller municipalities. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:49:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141022/CPBJ01/141029973&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029940&source=RSS CAT officials to critics Our finances are good Capital Area Transit officials released a white paper today in response to mounting criticism from officials in Dauphin and Cumberland counties. Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:38:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141029940&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141019866&source=RSS PPL seeks to power Brunner with natural gas PPL Corp. has started a process that could mean its coal-fired Brunner Island facility would be able to burn natural gas. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:10:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141021/CPBJ01/141019866&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029971&source=RSS PennEast pipeline gets prefiling approval A natural-gas pipeline project spearheaded by a UGI Corp. subsidiary has been given federal approval to lay the groundwork for environmental reviews and resident and business input. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:32:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029971&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029977&source=RSS Gettysburg Battlefield gets 1.8M in preservation grants Parts of the Gettysburg Battlefield are getting more than 1. 8 million toward preservation. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 10:22:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029977&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029984&source=RSS Carlisle officials to hear public comment on home rule charter The Borough of Carlisle Government Study Commission is ready for feedback on its final draft report concerning home rule. A public hearing is set for 7 p. m. Wednesday at borough hall. Mon, 20 Oct 2014 09:42:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141020/CPBJ01/141029984&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/310179998&source=RSS Condominiums in works in York's Northwest Triangle redevelopment area The latest rehabilitation project planned by two Spring Grove Area High School graduates is a perfect fit in a lot of different ways. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/310179998&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019797&source=RSS Pa. unemployment dips to 5.7 percent in September Pennsylvania's unemployment rate in dropped to 5. 7 percent in September from 5. 8 percent in August, as 11,000 more people found jobs, and the number of unemployed decreased by 8,000, according to the state Department of Labor and Industry. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:30:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019797&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019798&source=RSS IRS Ongoing sequestration reduces some small business health care tax credits The ongoing federal budget sequestration hasn't been in the news much lately, but the IRS recently noted that it will affect part of the Small Business Health Care Tax Credit program. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 09:20:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019798&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019812&source=RSS Twenty-seven midstate farms added to state preservation list The Pennsylvania Agricultural Land Preservation Board, meeting Thursday at Flinchbaugh's Orchard and Farm Market outside Hellam, York County, added the most farm acreage in five years to its farmland preservation program. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 08:17:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141017/CPBJ01/141019812&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019825&source=RSS Lebanon Valley Expo Center finds new boss in former farm show chief The former leader at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex and Expo Center is coming out of retirement to head up the Lebanon Valley Expo Center. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 14:25:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019825&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019850&source=RSS Dairy with facility in York County laying off #8212 maybe Rosenberger's Dairies plans to lay off 362 people at three of its Pennsylvania facilities, including one in York County, according to the state Department of Labor and Industry's website. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:53:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019850&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019867&source=RSS Table games revenue up overall in September down at Hollywood Casino Revenue from table games played at the 12 Pennsylvania casinos was 59. 2 million in September, according to a report released Wednesday by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:07:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141016/CPBJ01/141019867&source=RSS http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019874&source=RSS Cumberland County officials to update economic development plan Cumberland County officials say the economic development component of the county comp plan has not been updated in at least a decade. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:04:00 EST http://www.cpbj.com/article/20141015/CPBJ01/141019874&source=RSS