Lehigh Valley city budgets are in the red millions of dollars By Genesis Ortega August 28, 2020 Mayors across the Lehigh Valley this week expressed serious concern with how COVID-19 continues to cripple city finances. The virtual roundtable covered a wide range of topics including 2020 census reporting, the effect of the pandemic on small […]
Lehigh County’s proposed budget for next year includes no new property taxes.
Lawmakers will face tough choices when that budget ends in November. PA Post’s Ed Mahon looks at some of the unknowns that will shape those choices.
PA lawmakers prepare to pass a five-month budget By Ed Mahon, PA Post May 27, 2020 The coronavirus and business closures have cost the state so much money and created so much uncertainty that lawmakers in Harrisburg say they can’t approve a full spending plan for the year. So they are breaking with tradition and […]
State lawmakers face a June 30th deadline to pass a new budget. But instead of approving a spending plan for the full year,